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Coordinator of Regulatory Programs at Yukon Registered Nurses Association in Whitehorse

Posted on Feb 08, 2013 in Administration & Clerical

Hourly Wage/Annual Salary


Hours per Week

Full-time (35-40 hours)



About this Job

This is an exciting and transformational time for self-regulation in nursing. The Yukon Registered Nurses Association (YRNA) is the regulatory body and professional association for registered nurses in the Yukon.

Location: Suite 204 4133 4th Avenue, Whitehorse

Hours: Monday – Friday, days

Salary: To be discussed

Duration: Permanent

Job Description/Duties:

• YRNA is responsible for establishing and promoting standards of practice for registered nurses, for regulating nursing practice and for advancing professional excellence in the interest of the public.

• YRNA advocates for nursing and health policies and practices which support safe and ethical care and promotes healthy public policy.


• A good understanding of legislative and regulatory issues

• Knowledge of nursing and health policy

• A demonstrated ability in leadership, communication, interpersonal and critical thinking skills

• An ability to manage competing priorities

• Considerable independent judgment and decision-making skills

• Ability to understand broad policy implications, yet ensure attention to detail

• Experience working with governing bodies and committees

• Administrative experience is desirable

• Minimum of five years nursing practice

• Practicing registration with YRNA

For more information, please contact the YRNA office. Please note this position is half-time.

This job was posted on Feb 08, 2013 and will be removed on Mar 31, 2013

All applications must be received before Mar 31, 2013

Yukon Registered Nurses Association


Address: 204 - 4133 - 4th Avenue Whitehorse Y1A 1H8

To apply for this Job

Résumés should be addressed to Joy Peacock, RN, MSc., Executive Director of YRNA. Apply with resume: By Mail: Yukon Registered Nurses Association 204 – 4133 – 4th Avenue Whitehorse, YT Y1A 1H8 By Fax: 867-668-5123 By Email: For more information contact: Joy Peacock, RN, MSc., Executive Director of YRNA. By Phone: (867)667-4062