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Job Title:
RN-TFT 3B Surgical Inpatient Unit

Posted Date:
Closing Date:
Education Level:
None specified

Job Description


                                                                                 Ref# 19ONA322

                                                                     1 ‑ Temporary Full Time ‑ RN

                                                                        3B Surgical Inpatient Unit


It is a condition of this posting that your home unit can accommodate your temporary absence in the event

you are successful.


Reporting to the Manager of Surgical Services, you will be responsible for providing quality nursing care to patients

including complex patient populations whose outcomes are not predictable. As part of a multidisciplinary health care

team, you will practice within the Standards of the College of Nurses of Ontario, the Philosophy and Values of

Nursing Services and the policies of the Health Sciences Centre.


Applicants must have the following qualifications:

*  Current registration as a Registered Nurse with the College of Nurses of Ontario

*  Current certification in BCLS

*  Two years recent experience in Surgical Nursing


In addition, applicants must have skill and experience in the following elements of nursing practice:

*  Physical Assessment

*  Intravenous Therapy and Intravenous Initiation

*  Central Venous Line Management

*  Aseptic Technique and Body Substance Precautions

*  Practicing as a partner on multidisciplinary teams

*  Patient and family teaching

*  Critical thinking, problem solving and conflict resolution


In addition to the above qualifications, preference will be given to applicants who:

*  Have experience caring for pre and postoperative surgical patients with:

*  TPN

*  Neuraxial Analgesia

*  Patient Controlled Analgesia

*  Sequential compression device

*  Telemetry



Salary Range:  $33.230 to 47.570



The Health Sciences Centre strives to ensure the safety and security of the patients, visitors, employees and assets

financial and otherwise.  As one tool in the recruitment screening process, all offers of employment to external

candidates shall be conditional upon a satisfactory Vulnerable Sector Check (VSC) to ensure the absence of relevant

criminal convictions.



The Health Sciences Centre (HSC) is committed to delivering healthcare in a manner that is consistent with Patient

and Family Centred Care.  Applicants are required to have a demonstrated knowledge, understanding and

commitment to this care philosophy.


Candidates will have demonstrated adherence to the Hospital's Code of Conduct.  Regular attendance at work is

imperative, therefore, all applicants will have to demonstrate a good attendance record to be considered for this



We are an equal opportunity employer.  Upon request, accommodations due to a disability are available throughout

the selection process.  Additionally we are identified as an English/French speaking health sciences centre and

encourage bilingual candidates to apply.




If there are no qualified applicants for the above position, the Hospital may, at their discretion, train unqualified



Interested applicants must submit a resume outlining relative previous experience and training no later than

11:59p.m. on Monday, 16 September, 2019.


Internal applicants may apply via the job posting page on the iNtranet.  External applicants must apply through our




Posted:  September 9, 2019