At Scarborough and Rouge Hospital (SRH), the patient experience comes first. With three hospital sites (Birchmount, General and Centenary) and five satellite sites, SRH provides a broad spectrum of health services to one of the most diverse communities in Canada.
Created through a merger of The Scarborough Hospital's Birchmount and General sites and Rouge Valley Health System's Centenary site in December 2016, SRH is committed to delivering the highest quality patient- and family-centred care, with a focus on enhancing access to services for the Scarborough community.
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.
Reporting to the Patient Care Manager, you will be responsible for providing excellent care to a diverse patient population within this unit. As a Registered Practical Nurse, you will practice according to the current standards of practice of the College of Nurses of Ontario, the Standards of Nursing Practice, policies and procedures of Scarborough and Rouge Hospital. You will also provide high quality nursing care to patients and their families, based on the philosophy and conceptual framework of Nursing of Scarborough and Rouge Hospital. You may be scheduled at the General or Birchmount Campus based on departmental needs.
. Current registration with the College of Nurses of Ontario
. Current BCLS
. Completed Perioperative Nursing Certificate from an accredited College or commensurate experience
. Ability to work independently and to carry a busy workload
. Demonstrated ability to work in a fast-paced, multidisciplinary team environment, with good organizational skills
. Demonstrated excellence in patient teaching and patient assessment
. Demonstrated ability to provide patient centred care
. Ability to work independently within a Total Patient Care modality
. Demonstrates excellent interpersonal, verbal and written communication skills
. Demonstrates a commitment to customer service when dealing with patients, colleagues and volunteers and other members of the community and public
. Demonstrates values consistent with SRH's Code of Conduct and is committed to fostering a healthy and positive work environment in accordance with Health & Safety policy and legislation.
. Demonstrates an understanding of and commitment to SRH's comprehensive safety programs and practices including staff safety, patient safety, and environmental safety and participates in regular in-service education in this area.
. Demonstrates excellent work performance and attendance record
. Recent OR experience preferred
. Graduate of an RPN diploma program
. Ability to speak another language
Scarborough and Rouge Hospital (SRH) embraces and celebrates our community's unique multicultural heritage and diversity. SRH 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.