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Classification: Full-Time, Temporary
Rate of Pay: $30.19-$30.66/hour
Department: Nursing
Shift/Rotation #: N/A
Reference #: 2023-19
Start Date: March 20, 2023

Job Summary:
Under the direction and general supervision of the Director of Care and Chief Nursing Officer, Registered Practical Nurses (RPNs) are accountable to provide quality nursing care to stable patients whose outcomes are predictable. Registered Practical Nurses promote health, asses, plan, provide, coordinate and evaluate care and treatment with the ultimate goal of achieving the best possible patient outcomes. Delivery of patient care and professional practice is consistent with the scope of practice of the Registered Practical Nurse as defined by the College of Nurses of Ontario, and the policies of the Hospital.


  1. Current registration as a Registered Practical Nurse with the College of Nurses of Ontario
  2. Membership in RPNAO is preferred
  3. Current BCLS
  4. Basic computer skills
  5. Intent to pursue specialty certification where applicable
  6. If graduated prior to 2005, Anatomy & Physiology I & II, Physical Assessment for RPNs courses are a requirement for employment within scope of practice
  7. Mandatory Covid-19 Vaccination

Apply with resume and cover letter – quoting the reference number – in confidence to:

Human Resources
Atikokan General Hospital, 120 Dorothy Street
Atikokan, ON P0T1C0
Fax: (807)597-4305


NOTE: Applicants who require accommodations in the recruitment process are encouraged to contact Human Resources for support using the above contact information.

Atikokan General Hospital is committed to fostering an inclusive, equitable, and accessible environment supporting diversity in our work environment to provide quality care where all feel valued, respected and supported. We are dedicated to building a workforce reflective of the communities in which we live and serve and encourage Indigenous people, visible minorities, and persons with disabilities to apply.

We thank all those who apply, however, only candidates selected in the recruitment process will be contacted.

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