Registered Nurse - EnRoute to Cath Lab

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Job Number: J0622-1441
Job Title: Registered Nurse - EnRoute to Cath Lab
Department: RVC CARDIAC CATH LAB
Job Category: Nursing
Hospital Location: Centenary
Job Type: Full Time
Number Of Positions: 1
Union: ONA Local 111
Hours: Days, Evenings, On Call
 

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. We are also proud to be named one of Greater Toronto's Top Employers for 2022! Learn more at shn.ca

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

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.

Scarborough Health Network′s Cardiac Program is offering a sponsorship opportunity to Registered Nurses interested in the Cath Lab who are registered with the College of Nurses of Ontario (CNO) in good standing. Selected candidates will be required to attend 12 weeks of Full-Time on-site training. This program is available to new nursing graduates, internationally educated nurses, and staff without their critical care or cardiology certificate. This position offers an abundance of opportunities for learning and growth for RNs!

What You′ll Love About SHN:
• New to Cath Lab Nursing? Your customized orientation will take place over 12 weeks and will be followed by a meeting with your educator to ensure that all of your learning goals are met. Your ACLS certification will occur in house during your orientation (if not already certified).
• Ongoing Skill Advancement: In-house courses and workshops to advance skills like hemodynamic training and ACLS certifications. SHN is at the educational forefront of new angiography, ablation, and arrhythmia technology.
• Benefits Coverage: Full-Time Permanent includes comprehensive medical and dental coverage and a defined pension plan through HOOPP. Part Time will receive allowance in lieu.
• Employee and Family Assistance Program: Confidential counselling program that is specialized to provide service to SHN staff and their families.
• Employee Referral Program: A bonus up to $2000 for referring individuals who get hired into specific Full-Time and Part-Time Permanent positions.
• Tuition Assistance Program: Supports professional growth internally.
• Staff Wellness Program: Best practice wellness programs to support your physical, psychological, spiritual, social health and well-being.
• Wellness Activities: On-unit wellness rounding activities (such as stretching and exercise breaks) and Well-Being Wednesdays – virtual sessions to empower and inspire your well-being while at
work and at home.
• Best Practice Spotlight Organization: We pride ourselves in leading the way in best practices.
• Our ongoing commitment to equity, diversity and inclusion

Responsibilities:

Scarborough Health Network′s Cardiac Program is offering a sponsorship opportunity to Registered Nurses interested in the Cath Lab who are registered with the College of Nurses of Ontario (CNO) in good standing. Selected candidates will be required to attend 12 weeks of Full-Time on-site training.

Requirements:

• Current certification with the College of Nurses of Ontario as a Registered Nurse in good standing
• Current BCLS
• Current ACLS or willingness to participate in the in house ACLS course within the 12 weeks of orientation (if not already certified)
• 2 years of experience in Acute Medical or Cardiovascular Nursing or recent related clinical placement experience
• Commitment to complete Coronary Care 1 and Coronary Care 2 within one year (if not already completed)
• Proven competent IV initiation skill and post-operative monitoring/assessment
• Demonstrates initiative and the ability to function both independently and as a multidisciplinary team member in a fast-paced environment
• Demonstrates an understanding of and commitment to SHN's comprehensive safety programs and practices including staff safety, patient safety, environmental safety and participates in regular in-service education in this area
• 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
• Engages in ethical conduct and strives to understand and appreciate the diversity of our patient/staff population and community
• Ability to perform the essential duties of the position

Asset:

• Baccalaureate Degree in Nursing
• Ability to speak another language
• Exposure to Lean principles

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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