Employment Opportunities


Registered Practical Nurse

Casual (Call In position)

Rapids Family Health Team is seeking an enthusiastic, professional Registered Practical Nurse with excellent communication and interpersonal skills to work collaboratively with other health care professionals to manage the needs of patients.

As part of the interdisciplinary team, the Registered Practical Nurse (RPN) will provide medical assistance to physicians, staff and patients while using their superior organization skills to execute procedures that are considered delegated acts, promote patient education and perform general office and telephone duties.  The RPN will have knowledge of and maintain complete, accurate, legible and timely patient records using the electronic medical records (EMR - Practice Solutions preferred). 

Education and Qualifications:

  • College Diploma – Registered Practical Nursing Program
  • Current registration and in good standing with the College of Nurses of Ontario (CNO) as a Registered Practical Nurse
  • Current First Aid and CPR certificates required
  • Demonstrated ability to work effectively as part of a multidisciplinary team
  • Demonstrated competence with the full scope of practice of a Registered Practical Nurse in the provision of assessment, care, medications, interventions and documentation of care needs
  • Demonstrated effective organizational, time management, interpersonal, problem solving and communication skills both written and oral

Starting hourly rate is $21.96 per hour.  This is a Union position, compensation is governed as per the Collective Agreement. 

Please forward cover letter and resume by January 16, 2018 to:

Attention: Tammy DeRush, Reg. Nurse

Rapids Family Health Team

1150 Pontiac Drive Sarnia, ON, N7S 3A7



Rapids Family Health Team is committed to an inclusive, barrier-free recruitment process.  Appropriate accommodations will be made available in all aspects of the recruitment, selection and/or assessment process to applicants with disabilities.  If you require any accommodations for equal participation in the application, interview or selection processes, kindly contact Human Resources by phone at 519-339-8949 or by email at tdaly@rapidsfhteam. ca and we will endeavor to provide a suitable accommodation in a manner that takes into account your individual accessibility needs.  We are an equal opportunity employer. We thank you for your interest in this position; however, only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.