Job Listing | Community Paramedic (contract)

Salary Range: Salary and benefits subject to collective agreement and union negotiation.
Location: Rama, ON Organization: Chippewas of RAMA First Nation

Job Type: Full-time
Expiration Date: February 29, 2024
Classification: Union

Job Description

Rama First Nation delivers a unique, culturally relevant Paramedicine Program that operates in the community 7 days per week and is seeking to recruit and train additional Level 2 Community Paramedics to act as advocates and work collaboratively with the Community Health Care Team by providing primary care to patients in the community. Successful candidates will complete in-class and online training during the contract with tuition expenses covered by Rama First Nation. See 'Download Job Listing PDF' for full details.

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College Diploma in Emergency Health Care/Paramedicine (A-EMCA) or equivalent. Qualifications as per the Ambulance Act, Ontario Regulations 257 /00 (General Regulations) including certification as a Primary Care Paramedic. Base Hospital certification in PCP Autonomous IV. Strong communication, critical thinking and problem solving skills. Knowledge of community and regional resources. Interest and ability to do program development and delivery. Proficient in Microsoft Outlook and Excel. Ability to work 12 hour shifts and weekends. Minimum 3 years experience as a Paramedic. Previous leadership experience or demonstrated leadership skills. Experience with or training in mental health, addictions, palliative care, advanced assessments, geriatric care, community health care, chronic disease management an asset. A Vulnerable Sector Screening is required for this pos

Where To Apply

Qualified applicants may submit their cover letter and resume to the attention of: Charlene Benson, Human Resources Manager Chippewas of Rama First Nation 5884 Rama Road, Suite 200, Rama, Ontario L3V 6H6. Fax: (705) 325-4718. Email: charleneb(a)ramafirstnation. Faxed or emailed applications are acceptable ** ONLY THOSE APPLICANTS SELECTED FOR AN INTERVIEW WILL BE CONTACTED **