Registered Nurse

As a member of the interdisciplinary team, the role of the Registered Nurse (RN) at Bruyère Continuing Care is to deliver safe, effective, patient/resident-centered, ethical, and evidence-based nursing care. The overall function of the RN is to assist patients/residents and their families to manage clinical conditions and transitions and maximize their self-care, psychosocial, spiritual, communicative and interpretive abilities. The RN also acts as a resource for members of the care team.

He/She is committed to living the Mission and Values of Bruyère Continuing Care.

He/She is committed to patient and resident safety, on-going learning and continuous quality improvement. 


Required qualifications

  • Valid certificate of registration from the College of Nurses of Ontario
  • Valid Basic Life Support (BLS) cardiopulmonary (CPR) Level C certificate

Preferred qualifications

  • Experience in rehabilitation nursing, complex continuing care, palliative care
  • Fluent in English and French
  • Assessment skills course
  • Membership in Registered Nurses' Association of Ontario (RNAO)

 Position key competencies

  • Superior interpersonal organizational and communication skills
  • Ability to work within an interdisciplinary team
  • Leadership and decision-making skills
  • Ability to work under pressure and to adapt to change
  • Excellent patient assessment, critical thinking, communication (oral and written), and problem solving skills
  • Ability to develop, implement, evaluate and modify a plan of care
  • Ability to teach and mentor Registered Practical Nurses (RPN's), other Registered Nurses, students and Personal Care Attendants (PCA's)
  • Clinical competencies as related to the patient population served on the unit/program of employment

Additional information 

All applicants must provide a recent CV, and a cover letter that clearly indicate that they meet the required qualifications. Copies of their degrees and certifications, if applicable, must also be included.

Bruyère Continuing Care is committed to developing inclusive, barrier-free selection processes and work environments. If contacted regarding this competition, please advise the departmental official of the accommodation measures which may be required to enable you to be assessed in a fair and equitable manner.