Cadet Camp Paramedic Opportunities

Job Title: Cadet Camp Paramedic Opportunities

Organization: Calian

Job Location: Canada Wide


About the role:

Calian is looking forward to an opportunity to build on our existing decade-long relationship with the Department of National Defense by employing civilian healthcare professionals at 20 locations across Canada providing medical support to the Canadian Forces Cadet Summer Camp Program.

Every summer, Cadets attend youth summer camps to expand on their training and to network with Cadets from across Canada. These camps require the support of qualified medical professionals to respond to a wide range of healthcare needs from the campers.

Primary Care Paramedics are needed to join the interdisciplinary team. You will be conducting patient history and physical assessments, providing first line care in a field environment, assisting with providing primary health care and emergency health care services in the clinic and providing medical services in a wilderness environment for urgent and non-urgent concerns.

These roles are best suited to Primary Care Paramedics with flexibility in their schedules to commit to working one to eight weeks every summer in the camps, with the opportunity to return yearly to the role. We can offer you the opportunity to work with a unique pediatric population who are motivated to be in good health and live active lifestyles. You will also benefit from working in a team environment in scenic locations across the country.

Opportunities are available rural and urban settings in Nova Scotia, New Brunswick, Quebec, Ontario, Manitoba, Alberta and BC.

In addition to Primary Care Paramedics we are also seeking Licensed Practical Nurses, Registered Practical Nurses, Registered Nurses, Nurse Practitioners, Physicians, and Physician's Assistants.

The qualifications:
• Hold a current license as a primary care paramedic in your province of work
• CPR certificate
• WHMIS certificate from the Canadian Centre for Occupational Health and Safety
• Clear Vulnerable Sector Screening police check

Type of assignment:
Summer camps occur every year from June through August
Commitments of a couple of days to up to 8 weeks are acceptable, based on your availability

Job Status: Temporary

Position: Full-time

Contact Name: Erin Parrott

Contact Phone: 877-225-4264 ext 280

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