Registered Practical Nurse - Digestive Disease Unit (CEN)

Employer
The Scarborough Hospital
Location
Scarborough, Ontario
Closing date
May 25, 2022

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Discipline
Registered Practical Nurse
Work Setting
Hospital / Health Centre
Area of Practice
General Nursing
Hours
Full-time
Job Number: J0422-0991

Job Title: Registered Practical Nurse - Digestive Disease Unit (CEN)

Department: RVC 5TH LEVEL

Job Category: Nursing

Hospital Location: Centenary

Job Type: Casual

Number Of Positions: 1

Union: CUPE Local 5852

Hours: Days, Evenings

MIN HRLY RATE: $29.91/Hour

MAX HRLY RATE: $32.65/Hour

Company Biography:
Across our three hospitals and eight satellite sites, Scarborough Health Network (SHN) is shaping the future of care. Our many programs and services are designed around the needs of one of Canada′s most vibrant and diverse communities. We are home to North America′s largest nephrology program, as well as the designated cardiac care and spine centre for Scarborough and surrounding communities to the east. We are proud to be a community-affiliated teaching site for the University of Toronto and partner with a number of other universities and colleges, helping to train the next generation of health care professionals. Learn more at shn.ca

FOR EXTERNAL APPLICANTS ONLY: As a condition of employment, you are required to submit proof of COVID-19 vaccination to the Hospital′s Workplace Health and Safety department.

Position Overview:
Reporting to Manager of the Digestive Disease Unit and OR, the successful candidate will be responsible for assessing, planning implementation and evaluating nursing care and practice activities. Working through the DDU, you will provide patient care based on specific departmental needs and qualifications.

Company Vacancy/Request for Transfer:
The completion of this online form serves as your application and will be used to determine if you meet the requirements of this position. Please ensure that you have provided all pertinent information necessary to be considered for this vacancy by the close date.

Requirements:
• Current certification with the College of Nurses of Ontario
•Competent to perform CPR at a Basic Cardiac Life Support level
•Minimum 3 years recent medical / surgical experience (within the last 3 years)
•Minimum 2 years endoscopy experience (pre-op, intra-op and post-op endoscopy procedures) •IV certification
•Evidence of sound organizational and prioritization skills with the ability to work well in stressful situations
•Operating Room experience preferred
•Knowledge of working in a multi-disciplinary ambulatory care area
•knowledge of radiation practices and routines
• Excellent communication, documentation, and interpersonal skills with the ability to work well with patients, families, all levels of staff and the community
• Ability to work well independently and to exercise sound judgement
• Ability to perform the essential duties of the position
• Demonstrated commitment to ongoing professional development
•Evidence of sound organizational and prioritization skills with the ability to work well in stressful situations
•Excellent communication, documentation, and interpersonal skills with the ability to work well with patients, families, all levels of staff and the community
•Ability to work well independently, perform the essential duties of the position and to exercise sound judgement
•Demonstrates a commitment to customer service when dealing with patients, colleagues and volunteers and other members of the community and public
• Demonstrates values consistent with SHN's Code of Conduct and is committed to fostering a healthy and positive work environment in accordance with Health & Safety policy and legislation.
• Utilize protective equipment provided and identify and reports hazards
• Engages in ethical conduct and strives to understand and appreciate the diversity of our patient/staff population and community
• Excellent work performance and attendance record

Accommodation Statement:
Scarborough Health Network (SHN) embraces and celebrates our community′s unique multicultural heritage and diversity. SHN is an equal opportunity employer, dedicated to a culture of inclusiveness and diversity reflecting our diverse patients, staff and community alike. We are committed to providing barrier-free and accessible employment practices in compliance with the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act (AODA). Should you require accommodation through any stage of the recruitment process, please make them known when contacted and we will work with you to meet your needs.

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