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Canadian Nurses Association

Senior Nurse Advisor, Certification and Professional Development



Company Information

CNA is the national professional voice of registered nurses in Canada. A federation of 11 provincial and territorial nursing associations and colleges representing 139,000 registered nurses, CNA advances the practice and profession of nursing to improve health outcomes and strengthen Canada’s publicly funded not-for-profit health system.

Job Description

Position: Senior Nurse Advisor, Certification and Professional Development

Role: The Senior Nurse Advisor of Certification and Professional Development (CPD) is responsible for the overall management of the certification and professional development programs. The incumbent is responsible for the day-to-day planning, execution and evaluation of the operations. The incumbent is responsible for developing program policy, monitoring key performance indicators and fostering collaboration with individual as well as national and international stakeholders. The Senior Nurse Advisor reports to and acts as a key resource for the Executive Lead, Certification and Professional Development.


Registered Nurse

Master’s degree in nursing, education, health administration or a related field

Bilingual (French and English)

Project management experience

Business acumen

• Minimum of five years of experience in managing large-scale programs/operations

• Be able to demonstrate recent experience in health care or education

• Be able to demonstrate recent leadership experience in health care and/or education

• Development, implementation and evaluation of innovative programs

• Ability to lead teams with diverse interests

• Proficiency with Microsoft Office and related software

• Knowledge and understanding of regulatory issues in nursing

• Acumen in adult learning principles and program evaluation

• Superior leadership and communication skills

• Evidence of sound judgment and decision-making skills

• Understanding of legal and ethical issues related to the nursing profession

• Understanding of budgeting and financial statements

CNA offers a competitive salary and generous benefits package. For confidential consideration, please forward your application before October 2, 2017 to:

Canadian Nurses Association

c/o Human Resources

50 Driveway

Ottawa, ON K2P 1E2


We thank all applicants however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted. If you require a disability-related accommodation to participate in the recruitment process, please e-mail us your contact information for follow-up. We will accommodate your needs under the Ontario Human Rights Code.

Contact Information

Canadian Nurses Association
Human Resources
(613) 237-2159
Posting Date: 18-Sep-2017Nursing/Healthcare Permanent, Full-Time Open 1 ASAP
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