Public Health Nurse

Job Summary

Location: Behchokǫ̀ (Rae)
Department: Tłı̨chǫ CSA - Health and Social Services
Job ID: 18999
Salary: $88,803 - $106,061
Employment Type: Full-Time, Regular
Closing Date: Open until filled

Department Information

The Tlicho Community Services Agency is a unique organization responsible for the delivery of education, health and social services within the Tlicho region. The Tlicho Community Services Agency's vision 'Strong Like Two People' is a metaphor for the desire by community leadership to build an organization, and create programs and services that recognize the strength and importance of two cultures.

Job Information

Are you looking for a northern adventure, while developing strong skills as a Public Health Nurse? If so, then this may be the opportunity for you!

As a Public Health Nurse, you will provide services in program areas, such as Maternal Health, Well Child, Communicable Diseases, and School Health to individuals, families, and community groups in a clinic environment, within the client's home, community sites, and schools in the Tlicho region (population of approximately 3,000 residents). So, what are you waiting for?

Typically, the above qualifications would be attained by:

-Successful completion of Bachelor of Nursing Degree and 2 years recent nursing experience in Public Health
-Northern or Outpost Nursing experience would be considered an asset. 

GNWT Inquiries

Inquiries Only:

Tlicho HR Client Service Centre
Department of Finance
Government of the Northwest Territories
BOX 419
Tel (867) 767-9154 Extension 14106
Fax (867) 873-0445

Note: If you do not receive electronic notification confirming receipt of your application, please follow up via telephone.

More Information

Affirmative Action

Candidates must clearly identify their eligibility in order to receive priority consideration under the Affirmative Action Policy.

Criminal Records Check

Candidates must provide a satisfactory vulnerable sector check if they are contacted for an interview.  Failure to provide a satisfactory check may deem you disqualified from the competition.

Diversity and Inclusion

The Government of the Northwest Territories is an inclusive workplace.  If you have a disability and you require support during the hiring process, you are encouraged to identify your needs if you are contacted for an assignment or interview so that you may be accommodated during the hiring process.


Eligibility lists may be created from this competition to fill future term and indeterminate positions.


Equivalent combinations of education and experience will be considered.

Job Opening Information

Job Opening ID # 18999  

Closing Date: Open until Filled


Salary Information

The salary range for this position is from $45.54 per hour to $54.39 per hour (approximately $88,803 - $106,060), plus an annual Northern Allowance of $5,423.