Registered Nurse


The Registered Nurse - Acute & Ambulatory Care is a regulated member of the health care team who uses the nursing process (assessment, planning, implementation and evaluation), critical thinking, problem solving and decision making skills, in keeping with the standards, and scope of nursing practice set by the Registered Nurses Association of Northwest Territories and Nunavut (RNANT/NU) and the policies, protocols, and guidelines of the Hay River Health & Social Services Authority, to provide quality nursing care to all clients, families, groups, communities and populations across the lifespan in all practice settings.  The RN is a generalist who provides nursing care to clients with acute, emergency, surgical, postoperative recovery, maternity/newborn and palliative care needs.


• Current registration (or eligible to obtain registration) with the RNANT/NU (Registered Nurses Association of NWT & NU)
• Bachelor of Science in Nursing degree is desirable
• Current CPR certification 
• ACLS, TNCC & ENPC certification is desirable
• Experience in an acute care hospital is required

A copy of the full Job Description can be found at under the ‘Employment’ tab.

Salary: $42.75 to $51.03 per hour (Range 15)
Status:  Full-time Indeterminate
Competition #:  053-18
Closing Date: Open until suitable candidates found

In addition to an attractive salary, we offer a Northern Allowance of $2.86 per hour up to $5,571 per year, as well as a generous relocation package, benefits and pension plan. All job offers are subject to references, a satisfactory Criminal Records Check (including vulnerable sector search) and an Employee Health Risk Assessment. Only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.

Interested applicants may apply quoting competition number to:

Human Resources
Hay River Health & Social Services Authority
37911 Mackenzie Highway, Hay River, NT XOE OR6
Phone: (867) 874-8342  Fax: (867) 874-8345

If you would like this information in another official language, contact us at (867) 874-8111
Si vous voulez ces informations dans une autre langue officielle, contactez-nous à (867) 874-8111