Liaison Nurse Montreal

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External vacancy

1. About this job posting

Job Posting Number: 
External Posting Number: 
Posting Start Date: 
Friday, February 15, 2019
Posting End Date: 
Sunday, March 31, 2019

2. About this position

Work Location: 
Permanent Full Time
MSSS Job Number: 
2 471
MSSS Job Title: 
Liaison Nurse
Financial Sub-Service Number: 
Job Hours: 
Hours Per Day: 
Shift Type: 
Work Schedule: 
10/14 Days

3. Description

 Person who assumes the responsibility for a comprehensive set of nursing care in relation to the biological, psychological and social aspects of the beneficiaries or groups of people, to which she/he is entrusted. She/he evaluates the state of the beneficiaries’ health, and determines and ensures the implementation of a health care plan and nursing treatments for beneficiaries presenting complex health problems and/or problems involving various biological, psychological and social aspects. She/he produces nursing and medical care and treatment, with the goal of maintaining and re establishing peoples’ health and preventing disease.


 In collaboration with the Wiichihiituwin department (Cree Patient Services), the liaison nurse is responsible to coordinate, organize and prepare the visits of the clientele coming to Montreal for specialized medical visits/treatments. She/he is responsible to review the medical consultations and/or reports of the beneficiaries entrusted to her/him temporarily. She/he will act as a link between the beneficiary, the hospital and the communities. She/he will gather and forward the pertinent information to the appropriate professionals in the Cree communities. The liaison nurse may also be required to travel with the Air Charter as acting flight nurse.

4. Requirements


  DEC in nursing;

Member of the Order of Quebec Nurses (OIIQ);


  Minimum of 2 years of experience as a nurse;

 Knowledge and Abilities:

  Knowledge of Cree culture and language, and social/health issues in Eeyou Istchee is an asset;

Interpersonal relationship and leadership skills;

Dynamism and self-confidence;

Capacity to be autonomous, flexible, discrete, empathetic and to take initiatives;

Capacity to work under pressure;

Sense of observation and self-control;

Critical thinking, organizational and decision-making skills,


  Fluent in English and in French;

Fluency in Cree is an asset;


  Selected candidates must successfully complete the following training: Administration of epinephrine for severe allergic reactions of the anaphylactic type (4 hours).

5. Salary information

Salary (Hourly) Minimum: 
Salary (Hourly) Maximum: 

6. Contact

The persons interested in this position are asked to forward their resume within the prescribed deadline to:

Cree Board of Health and Social Services of James Bay,

1055 René-Levesque East, 7th floor
Tel: 514-861-5955 Fax: 514-989-7495 Email:

More information about the position & job description with complete requirements may be obtained by contacting the above.

Note 1: In accordance with the organization’s Cree Employment Policy (in Progress) and various Sections of the James Bay and Northern Quebec Agreement (JBNQA), the organization has the objective of staffing all of its positions with qualified and competent beneficiaries of the JBNQA

All applicants must be Canadian citizens or have a Canadian work permit. Professionals must be licensed to practice in Québec. The Cree Board of Health and Social Services of James Bay aims to hire qualified Cree beneficiaries of the JBNQA, whenever possible. English is the working language of the CBHSSJB.

To apply, send your CV and a cover letter mentioning the Posting number to or fax 1-819-855-2680. For information call 1-877-562-2733.