Registered Nurse - Interprofessional Resource Team

  • St. Joseph's Health Centre
  • Toronto, ON, Canada
  • Jul 13, 2018
Full time

Job Description

Employment Opportunities - St. Joseph's Health Centre Toronto

Must be available to rotate on all three shifts required, through 8hr and/or 12hr shifts.
$32.21 to $45.31 per hour, 25 year rate: $46.11 per hour

Part Time, Full Time, Full Time Temporary

Our Interprofessional Resource Team (IRT) covers a wide spectrum of specialties including Cardiology, Nephrology, Oncology, Neurology, Respirology, Thoracics, Orthopeadics, General surgery, and Mental Health. As the team develops, additional areas will be added.

For each scheduled shift, the IRT nurse will be assigned to work in one of the above mentioned areas based on area of need. The IRT nurse must possess the skills and flexibility to be able to work in all of the following areas: medicine, surgery and mental health.

IRT staff are provided with an individualized orientation program to ensure competency to practice in each of the three programs. Working with the IRT nurse manager and education coordinators, the IRT nurse will broaden his/her skills and knowledge and enrich his/her critical thinking and problem solving through exposure to a variety of work environments and patient populations.

In order to branch into certain specialty clusters, the IRT nurse will be expected to participate in ongoing training and learning as well as take relevant courses as required.

Qualifications include:
1. Current registration with the College of Nurses of Ontario required.
2. Current BCLS/CPR Certificate required
3. Two years of current acute medical/surgical nursing experience required (Candidates who do not have 2 years of current acute medical/surgical nursing experience may be considered if there are no internal or external qualified candidates).
4. Coronary Care 1 (CC1) or equivalent within six months
5. Mental Health experience an asset
6. Excellent communication, interpersonal and computer skills
7. Ability to work well independently and as a team
8. Demonstrated ability to collaborate within an interprofessional team
9. Strong critical thinking and problem solving skills
10. Ability to be well organized and very flexible
11. Strong patient teaching skills
12. Satisfactory attendance record.

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