Registered Nurse - Childrens Care – NICU

  • London Health Sciences Centre
  • Aug 09, 2019
Part time

Job Description

We’re Hiring  Registered Nurses - Come and join our team!

At London Health Sciences Centre (LHSC), which consists of Victoria Hospital, University Hospital, and the Children’s hospital, nothing is more important to us than our team of dedicated employees. LHSC focuses on creating and maintaining a workplace of choice, where our people are recognized and valued.

Children's Care - NICU

The Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU) is a tertiary care unit committed to a philosophy of Patient and Family Centred Care. The multi-disciplinary team manages care seamlessly for a large neonatal population of critically ill infants and those in transition to home.

Regular Part Time

Rate of Pay:           $33.23 per hour - $47.57 per hour

  • Current Certificate of Registration with the College of Nurses of Ontario
  • Proof of a current Basic Life Support for Healthcare Providers course: BLS-HCP(C)
  • Completion of  Neonatal Resuscitation Program (NRP)
  • Completion of the RNAO Breast feeding course preferred
  • Minimum 1 year recent, related nursing experience in a high risk neonatal setting
  • Demonstrated knowledge of Cerner or an electronic health record preferred
  • Demonstrated proficient clinical knowledge in a critical care environment
  • Demonstrated excellence in practice related to Developmental Care principles
  • Demonstrated problem solving, critical thinking, decision-making, and conflict resolution skills with the ability to express ideas clearly, confidently and directly and work through conflicts and differences in a respectful way
  • Ability to recognize own feelings, express them fully and constructively manage own feelings in challenging and emotionally charged situations
  • Ability to express ideas clearly, confidently & directly & work through conflicts and differences in a respectful way
  • Ability to understand the feelings, concerns and needs of other people, demonstrate care and interest towards them and establish and maintain productive relationships
  • Ability to stay effective and resilient when dealing with adverse circumstances and multiple demands
  • Ability to demonstrate an optimistic disposition toward new experiences and change in general
  • Demonstrated knowledge of and commitment to the principles of patient and family centred care
  • Demonstrated knowledge of and commitment to patient and staff safety at LHSC
  • Demonstrated ability to attend work on a regular basis

Immunization Requirements:

  • Provide vaccination records or proof of immunity against measles, mumps, rubella and varicella (chicken pox), Hepatitis B, Tetanus/ Diphtheria/Polio; Meningitis.  
  • Provide documentation of the Tuberculosis skin testing (two step)

London Health Sciences Centre fosters a culture of patient and staff safety whereby all employees are guided by LHSC's Mission, Vision, Values and Code of Conduct.

We are committed to providing a safe, healthy and inclusive work environment that inspires respect.  LHSC encourages applications from persons with disabilities and we are committed to providing accommodations upon request.

Your interest in this opportunity is appreciated. Only those applicants selected for an interview will be contacted. Successful candidates, as a condition of job offer, would be required to provide a satisfactory Police Information Check (original document) completed in the last 3 months.

If you are interested in this position please visit our website and apply to the "Children’s Care NICU" Position
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Job Category

Registered Nurse


London, Ontario