Ministry of the Solicitor General

Job Position: Nurse Practitioner in Corrections

  • Application Deadline: 27th March 2023
  • Employment Type: Full time
  • Location(s):
  • Compensation: per hour
    Compensation to be determined based on experience
  • How to Apply: Submit your resume and cover letter to
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Required Qualifications:

• Be a Registered Nurse Extended Class (Nurse Practitioner) in good standing with the College of Nurses of Ontario (CNO) with extended class specialty certificate in Primary Health Care or Adult Care
• Possess knowledge of nursing theories, mental health and addiction treatment options as well as applicable healthcare legislation including the Mental Health Act, Regulated Health Care Professions Act, Health Care Consent Act, Personal Health Information Protection Act, and others
• Demonstrate excellent critical thinking skills, as well as oral and written communication, analytical, interpersonal and problem-solving skills
• Be able to work collaboratively as a member of an inter-professional team to provide the best primary health care services for diverse offenders

Key Responsibilities:

Nurse Practitioners are responsible for providing primary health care, with an emphasis on health promotion and disease prevention, for inmates with diverse needs and security requirements at one of Ontario’s correctional facilities.

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Ministry of the Solicitor General
The Ministry of the Solicitor General is committed to overall public safety and ensuring Ontario’s communities are supported and protected by effective and accountable law enforcement, correctional services, death investigations, forensic science services, emergency management operations and animal welfare services