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Job Title:
Registered Nurse

Posted Date:
12/3/2018
Closing Date:
12/10/2018
Functional Discipline:
Durham Regional Cancer Centre

Job Description

ONA
LAKERIDGE HEALTH

REGISTERED NURSE
SYSTEMIC THERAPY SUITE
DURHAM REGIONAL CANCER CENTRE
FULL TIME
Day Schedule; 8 hour shifts (subject to change)
Lakeridge Health Oshawa
ONA-1800002423

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
* To provide exceptional patient and family focused care.
* To participate as an active member of the Inter-professional Health Care Team.
* As an individual practitioner, to maintain competence and professionalism relevant to current practice.

QUALIFICATIONS:
* Registration with the College of Nurses of Ontario (in good standing);
* Current B.C.L.S;
* Demonstrated commitment to maintain Reflective Practice Standards as outlined by the CNO;
* Willing to obtain the Canadian Oncology Certification within two years of being successful in posting into this position;
* A recognized Oncology Certificate Course is recommended;
* Recent experience in Oncology Nursing;
* Must have a completed the de Souza Standardized Chemotherapy Biotherapy Course;
* Must have competence in CVAD care and maintenance and I.V. therapy;
* Ability to work and perform in stressful and emotionally intense situations, caring for vulnerable patients and their families;
* Excellent communication skills both written and verbal;
* Strong interpersonal skills with ability to foster good therapeutic relationships in a family centred care environment;
* Proven organizational, critical thinking and teaching skills;
* Ability to work effectively in a fast-paced environment;
* Ability to work autonomously as well as collaboratively as situations warrant;
* Demonstrated ability to assume a leadership role;
* Radiation oncology experience, an asset;
* B.Sc.N is preferred;
* Membership in RNAO and CANO, an asset;
* Demonstrated commitment to our core values of Compassion, Innovation, Courage and Trust;
* Demonstrated understanding of and commitment to Lakeridge Health's comprehensive safety programs and practices including staff safety, patient safety and environmental safety and participation in regular in-service in this area; and
* Proven good attendance record with capability of maintaining this same standard.

SALARY: $32.66 - $46.76 per hour

CONDITIONS OF EMPLOYMENT:

This position is open to all qualified ONA staff throughout Lakeridge Health.

The terms and conditions of employment are in accordance with the Collective Agreement between the Hospital and the Ontario Nurses Association (RN Bargaining Unit Local 051).

Accommodation will be provided in all parts of the recruitment and assessment process as required under Lakeridge Health's Employment Accommodation policy. Applicants need to make their needs known in advance.