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Palliative Pain & Symptom Management Consultant

Closing Date:
Open until position filled
Job Summary:

Job Title: Palliative Pain & Symptom Management Consultant

Status: Full-time - Permanent

Initial FTE Allocation: 1.0

Initial Hours of Work: Seventy (70) hours bi-weekly (Subject to all hours of operation as required)

Office Location: Kingston


Deliver consultation, case-based education and mentorship to service providers of palliative care in a variety of care settings throughout SE Ontario.  Collaborate with and coordinate resource teams and community providers in the provision of high quality, evidence-based palliative care services.

Qualifications Required:

  • Active registration with the College of Nurses of Ontario with a minimum Baccalaureate in Nursing, except in extraordinary circumstances;
  • Masters prepared candidates preferred;
  • CNA Certification in Hospice Palliative Care Nursing essential, or equivalent
  • Membership with RNAO an asset;
  • Minimum five years' experience in palliative care in a variety of care settings;
  • Front line PC nursing experience essential;
  • Vehicle and valid Ontario driver's license is required.


  • Highly developed communication, organization, coordination and time management skills;
  • Demonstrated knowledge of nurse's role in palliative care and commitment to interdisciplinary care;
  • Demonstrated skills in problem solving and critical thinking;
  • Excellent interpersonal and teamwork skills;
  • Demonstrated commitment to continuous learning and professional development;
  • Computer proficiency;
  • Demonstrated knowledge and expertise in mentorship and case-based education;
  • Knowledge of community and LTC sectors

Salary:  $36.26 - $43.00 per hour


How to Apply:

  • By e-mail to , on or before February 13, 2017
  • Application must include Competition #06-2017 in the subject line

For more information, please contact Jessie Burns, Recruitment Specialist at 1-888-871-8868 ext. 5675


We thank all applicants for their interest, but only those selected for an interview will be contacted. If you require a disability related accommodation in order to participate in the recruitment process, please notify Human Resources. The South East CCAC is an equal opportunity employer.

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Community Care Access Centres (CCACs) connect people across Ontario with quality in‐home and community‐based health care. CCACs provide information, access to qualified care providers and community‐based services to help people come home from hospital or live independently at home.