Experienced Registered Nurse

  • The Hospital for Sick Children
  • Mar 15, 2019
Full time

Job Description

We are currently looking for Experienced Registered Nurses to join the SickKids team. In this role, you will have the opportunity to develop and implement a nursing plan of care in collaboration with the child and their family and work with a highly collaborative inter-professional healthcare team.

Nurses at SickKids are leaders who influence and deliver the best in family-centred care. Our nurses recognize and respect the diversity of the community we serve and the uniqueness of each child and family. Through partnerships and collaboration, our nurses strive to promote and restore optimal health and assist children and families to effectively adjust to health challenges. 

Nurses at SickKids improve the lives of children around the world every day! Apply now for an opportunity to join our world class team!

Units that are currently hiring:

  • 7A - mental health inpatient unit
  • 5B - General Surgery, Urology & Gynecology
  • 6A/B - Transplant and Medical Specialties
  • Emergency Department
  • 7BCD, Paediatric Medicine, Respiratory Medicine & Infectious Diseases
  • NICU, Neonatal Intensive Care Unit

Please visit our Careers page at http://www.sickkids.ca/CareersVolunteering/careers/ to apply to your unit of choice.

Here’s What You’ll Get To Do

  • Develop and implement a nursing plan of care
  • Work in collaboration with the child/family and the interdisciplinary health care team
  • Maintain a specialized clinical competence and knowledge base through a commitment to continued practice development and lifelong learning
  • Utilize evidence-based practice as a base in the promotion of professional accountability
  • Provide safe, competent and ethical nursing care
  • Participate in process improvement initiatives

Here’s What You’ll Need

  • Baccalaureate degree and/or Diploma in Nursing
  • Registered in good standing with the College of Nurses of Ontario as a Registered Nurse  
  • 2 or more years’ experience in acute care paediatric nursing required
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills with colleagues, patients and caregivers
  • Demonstrated ability to use your critical thinking, problem-solving and teamwork abilities
  • Ability and desire to work in a dynamic, fast paced setting.

Employment Type

Employment type will vary depending on unit.

Job Category

Registered Nurse