IPAC Coordinator (Registered Nurse)

The City of Cornwall is a progressive community of 47,000 situated on the banks of the St. Lawrence River in Eastern Ontario.  Cornwall boasts a modern economy led by forward thinkers and offers an extensive array of urban amenities making it an excellent place to build a career and raise a family. 

The Glen Stor Dun Lodge, our Municipal long-term care home, is currently recruiting for a full time IPAC Coordinator (RN). The Glen Stor Dun Lodge is a non-profit organization governed by the Long-Term Care Act of the Province of Ontario and falls under the jurisdiction of the Ontario Ministry of Health and Long Term Care.

We are seeking a Bilingual (French & English) Registered Nurse to take on the role of IPAC Coordinator that has a current Ontario CNO license. This individual must have a post-secondary education in Gerontology or Management or three (3) to five 5) years relevant long-term care experience. Must have received both doses of their Covid 19 vaccine and be able to provide proof of vaccination.

Reporting to the Program Manager; Quality improvement and Risk Management, the IPAC Coordinator is responsible for providing oversight and leadership to the infection, prevention and control (IPAC) program for the Lodge and Seniors community (Outreach) programs; implementing and conducting staff/resident surveillance activities according to the established criteria and evidence based research managing outbreak investigations/ implementing interventions to control the outbreak and performing final epidemiological outbreak analysis; by providing consultation to all clinical and non-clinical areas on matters of IPAC; developing, implementing, monitoring and evaluating infection control programs; ensuring infection control measures are in place, including policies/procedures, surveillance education and infection control practices to be compliant with legislation and policy.

The City of Cornwall offers a competitive annual salary of $83,792 and comprehensive benefit package.

The deadline for submissions is December 6, 2021. 

At the time of application you must submit the following to be considered; Resume, proof pf qualifications and a Vulnerable Sector Check.

To apply, fill out the application form online. quoting File: 21-174 IPAC Coordinator

The Corporation of The City of Cornwall is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Accommodation will be provided in all parts of the hiring process as required. Applicants need to make their needs known in advance.

We thank all applicants for their interest, however, only those selected for interviews will be contacted.  Information collected will be handled in accordance with the Municipal Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act.

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