Registered Nurse (Emergency) - Various Permanent/Temporary

POSITION:                        REGISTERED NURSE

 

POSTING:                         08612

 

DEPARTMENT:                 Emergency

 

CONDITIONS:                   Permanent (full-time, part-time, casual) and Temporary (full-time, part-time)

 

SHIFTS:                            Various 7.5 & 11.25 Hour Shifts (Day, Evening, Night, Weekday and/or Weekend)

                                                                       

WAGE RANGE:                 Scale            Minimum           Maximum

                                        ONA02         $33.90/hr           $48.53/hr

You may also be eligible for a $10,000 incentive offered through the Community Commitment Program for Nurses (CCPN) for a minimum 12-month commitment to a full-time schedule. Find out more about the CCPN program and eligibility requirements by following the link below:

https://www.healthforceontario.ca/en/Home/All_Programs/Community_Commitment_Program_for_Nurses

Applications submitted to this posting will be considered for all available positions in the Queensway Carleton Hospital Emergency Department.

Applicants to this posting may be contacted prior to the closing date of the posting.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Ensures the delivery of professional nursing care by utilizing evidence based nursing practice and by:
  • Establishing, providing, and evaluating clinical nursing care to patients and family
  • Demonstrating critical thinking in the nursing process while collecting and interpreting data, planning, implementing, and evaluating all aspects of nursing care
  • Practising to the full scope of practice of the Registered Nurse within own level of competence
  • Has the knowledge, skill and judgment needed to provide competent, evidence-based nursing practice that complies with the College of Nurses of Ontario (CNO) Standards of Nursing Practice, QCH Policies and Procedures as well as the standards of care appropriate to his/her area of clinical practice.
  • Demonstrate QCH values:  accountability, innovation, respect

 

REQUIREMENTS:

  • Registered with the College of Nurses of Ontario
  • RN Diploma
  • Current BCLS
  • 1 year recent experience in an acute care setting
  • Emergency / Critical Care certification in progress
  • ACLS Certification
  • Excellent interpersonal, oral and written communication skills
  • Ability to understand, interpret and carry out verbal and written instructions in the English language
  • Ability to work effectively within the nursing and inter-professional team
  • Demonstrated computer competency

 

PREFERRED:

  • Recent Emergency Nursing Experience
  • Emergency Nursing CNA certification
  • PALS, TNCC, ENPC, NRP, CTAS and NVCI
  • Experience with clinical documentation in an Electronic Health Record 
  • Membership in RNAO, certifications and associations related to nursing specialty
  • Experience as preceptor/mentor