Registered Nurse Ambulatory Care Clinic

Job Summary

Location: Yellowknife
Department: Northwest Territories Health and Social Services Authority
Job ID: 19384
Salary: $88,803 - $106,061
Employment Type: Full-Time, Regular
Closing Date: Dec 2, 2020

Department Information

The Northwest Territories Health and Social Services Authority (NTHSSA) offers challenging and exciting careers in health and social services delivery and administration in Canada’s North. The Territorial Authority has service locations in communities across the territory and a staff of more than 1,600 serving over 43,000 residents of the NWT and 5,900 residents of the Kitikmeot Region of Nunavut.  Challenging work, welcoming communities, and expanded opportunities are some of the benefits offered to employees of the NTHSSA.

Job Information

Located in Yellowknife, at the Stanton Ambulatory care Clinic (ACC), the Registered Nurse reports to the Manager, Ambulatory Care and Ophthalmology Services, and is responsible for providing nursing and navigating functions to patients receiving physician special care for one or more of the following programs:  Permanent Physician Specialist - General Surgery, Internal Medicine, Obstetrics and Gynecology, Orthopedics, Pediatrics, Otorhinolaryngology, Visiting Physician Specialist - Pediatric Allergist, Gynecologist Oncology, Adult Oncology, Neurology, Orthopedic Backs, Pediatric Cardiology, Pediatric Orthopedics, Rheumatology, and Urology and Nephrology.


Knowledge and application of nursing practices including both clinical and supportive care as a Registered Nurse, at the ACC, knowledge of biological, physical and behavioural sciences and ability to utilize this knowledge to determine and implement the nursing process (assessment, planning, implementation and evaluation. 


Typically, the above qualification should be attained by a Bachelor's Degree in Nursing and two (2) years of nursing experience.

GNWT Inquiries

Inquiries Only:

Health Recruitment
Department of Finance
Government of the Northwest Territories
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.

Immunization Status

The successful candidate will be required to obtain proof of current up-to-date immunization status.

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 # 19384        

Closing Date: December 02, 2020 - 23:59, Mountain Time


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 $3,700.