Yukon Care Career
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Yukon Care Careers

Find a care career in the Yukon

Yukoners do not wait around for the joy of life to arrive; it’s here and it’s now.

Our communities, lifestyles and recreational and cultural options are world class.

There are countless service and education opportunities for your personal growth.

A work-life balance in the Yukon includes:

  • challenges;
  • achievements; and
  • enjoyment in your work, your community and your personal life.


Nurse practioner

This position is for a nurse practioner at the health centre.
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Medical office assistant

This position is for a medical office assistant at the health centre.
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Yukoners do not wait around for the joy of life to arrive...
It's here and now.


Bring out the best in you

Provide care that enables people to live their lives in the best way possible. Step into a career with opportunities for growth and career progression.

Take advantage of the modern facilities and resources. Find support in our multidisciplinary, highly collaborative care environment.

Find the career and opportunities you want while providing the care that families need.

Join our team

Make a difference in the wellbeing of our communities and enjoy a lifestyle that’s the envy of the world. You will be working and living on the traditional land of the Kwanlin Dün First Nation and Ta’an Kwäch’än council.

Discover Whitehorse. It's beautiful, energetic, multicultural and entertaining. This small city has all the makings of a big one.

Known as the Wilderness City, Whitehorse has the great outdoors at its doorstep. There are more than 700 kilometres of marked trails. Run along the river and explore picture-perfect lakes.

The downtown core will charm you with is captivating mix of coffee shops, boutiques, museums and quirky heritage buildings.

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Yukon Care Career


What's the bilingual health centre?

This is a primary health care centre providing health and wellness services in both French and English. It uses a team-based model of collaborative care. Each practitioner works with many other professionals throughout the health and social system. Each professional works to their full scope, so patients receive the right care by the right provider at the right time. This centre will serve Yukoners of all ages.

The primary care services will include:

  • outpatient care;
  • referrals to other providers and specialists;
  • routine check ups and virtual visits,
  • social work and rapid access mental health counselling;
  • chronic disease management;
  • health education and promotion; and
  • diagnosing, ordering and interpreting diagnostic tests;
  • prescribing and/or administering pharmaceuticals; and
  • prescribing and/or performing specific procedures

The centre will open with:

  • nurse practitioners;
  • registered nurses;
  • physicians;
  • medical office assistants;
  • mental health social workers; and
  • a clinic manager.

The centre will change over time to meet community needs.



Mission and values

Vision

Patient health is our first priority. The centre delivers innovative and quality health and wellness services that are family-centred. These services are available in both French and English.

Mission

The centre focuses on inclusive and interdisciplinary approaches. It provides bilingual services that are culturally and linguistically adapted to the community. The centre develops and maintains partnerships that allow equitable access to services. This promotes, protects and improves people’s health and wellness.

Values

Equity

Equitable health and wellness services are in both French and English. Reducing barriers to services is an important part of the centre's mission.

Collaboration

We collaborate to ensure services are seamlessly integrated into Yukon’s health system. We develop customized services that are responsive to individual and community needs.

Safety

We intentionally create an inclusive and non-discriminatory environment. This provides a space that is physically and psychologically safe for everyone.

Respect

We treat each person who comes to the Centre with respect and dignity.

Quality

All staff use interpersonal and clinical skills to provide high quality service.

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