• Contract
  • Full Time
  • Hagersville, ON
  • Applications have closed

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The MISSISSAUGAS OF THE CREDIT FIRST NATION is accepting applications for the 1-year contract position of:

“Pandemic Response Nurse”

Closing Date:  November 25, 2021 @ 12:00PM

Job Summary:

To assist with the delivery of the MCFN Community Health Program by building relationships and applying the nursing process, to improve health outcomes for the community during the COVID-19 pandemic.

Educational Qualifications:

  • Must have a Bachelor of Science in Nursing degree and be a member in good standing with the College of Nurses of Ontario, OR Registered Practical Nurse diploma in good standing with the College of Nurses of Ontario

Required Knowledge and Skills

  • Knowledge of relevant legislation, regulations and guidelines applicable to programs delivered, e.g., Standards of Practice, College of Nurses of Ontario
  • Knowledge of interviewing techniques.
  • Knowledge of various intervention strategies and evidence-based treatment modalities.
  • Knowledge of the Child and Family Services Act, the Personal Health and Information Privacy Act, the Long-Term Care Act and the Day Nurseries Act
  • Knowledge of community agencies and the services that they provide
  • Knowledge of Communicable Disease classifications, Canadian Immunization schedule, Infection Prevention and Control (IPAC)
  • Solid background in computers with specific knowledge of Microsoft Word and Excel


  • Must have good conflict resolution skills
  • Ability to work independently and willingness to contribute to a team environment
  • Must have excellent written and oral communication skills
  • Must have excellent assessment skills
  • Ability to work cooperatively with other staff and management
  • Ability to relate effectively to community members
  • Ability to speak effectively in public


  • One year experience working with a First Nation
  • Three years of general Nursing experience
  • Membership with the Canadian Indigenous Nurses Association
  • Preferably a Registered Nurses Association of Ontario (RNAO) member
  • Ability to adapt and respond effectively in rapidly changing situations or environments
  • Knowledge of Anishinaabe Culture and specifically, with the Mississaugas of the Credit First Nation


Hourly Rate: $28.30 to $39.58                                                                Term: One-Year Contract

Please submit your cover letter, resume, proof of educational qualifications and three current references to:

The Mississaugas of the Credit First Nation

Attention:  Personnel Committee

2789 Mississauga Road

Hagersville, ON

N0A 1H0

Applications will also be accepted by fax at 905-768-1225 or via email listed below. 

A detailed job description is available at the MCFN Admin Building or by email at stephanie.laforme@mncfn.ca     

Miigwech to all who apply, only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.