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Job Title:
Registered Nurse, Temp PT

Posted Date:
Closing Date:
None specified
Functional Discipline:
Women & Children's Health
Ability to communicate in French - asset  English   -

Job Description

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Mission: One Team - Two Sites: Serving Chatham & Rural Kent
Vision: Together, Growing a Healthier Community
Values: CKHA CARES - Collaboration, Accountability, Respect, Excellence, Safety



Registered Nurse

Women & Children's Health

Temporary Regular Part-Time
From ASAP to September 2020
This temporary position may be extended or end earlier if no longer required.


POSTING DATE: 6 December 2019

Upon completion of this temporary position the successful candidate will revert to their former position and the filling of subsequent vacancies will likewise be reversed.

ESSENTIAL QUALIFICATIONS (Knowledge, Skill, Experience)
-Current Certificate of Competence as a Registered Nurse with the College of Nurses of Ontario.
-BScN preferred.
-Current BCLS.
-3-5 years experience (within the last 2 years) in Perinatal care (OB triage, labour & delivery skills, intrapartum, post partum), Paediatric & Level II Nursery
-Certification and experience within last 2 years in Fetal Health Surveillance and Neonatal Resuscitation.
-Completion of Breastfeeding Education Course
-IV certification.
-Certification in added nursing skills required for caring for Perinatal/Paediatrics patients.
-Demonstrated problem solving skills.
-Certification in Paediatric advanced life support (PALS) preferred.
-Perinatal Education course preferred.
-Canadian Nurses Association Perinatal Nursing Certification preferred.
-Satisfactory Attendance
-Member of RNAO perferred

ESSENTIAL COMPETENCIES (Personal Skills and Attributes)
-Evidence of commitment to self-directed learning with identification of own learning needs.
-Ability to work independently and as a member of the inter-professional team.
-Strong personal commitment to continuous quality improvement.
-Demonstrated ability to support and embrace the philosophy of Service Excellence and Patient and Family Centred Care.
-Ability to work in a fast paced environment with rapidly changing priorities
-Demonstrated principles of adult learning are reflected in patient education
-Demonstrated skills in inter-professional collaboration to meet the needs of patients and their families.
-Demonstrated ability to support and embrace the philosophy of Service Excellence and Patient and Family Centred Care.
-Demonstrated participation in building a culture of safety and partnering with each other to improve the safety of patient care processes and systems.
-Demonstrated performance reflecting the Mission, Vision, Values and Code of Conduct of Chatham-Kent Health

ACCOUNTABILITIES (Major Responsibilities of the Position)
-Provision of nursing care to meet the Standards of Practice of the Ontario College of Nurses
-Effectively communicates and collaborates with the inter-professional team to plan, implement and evaluate patient care, involving the patient and family
-Act as a liaison for patients/families with members of the health care team
-Embrace and participate in timely implementation of change initiatives
-Maintain a safe environment for patients/families, visitors, staff, volunteers and physicians
-Actively participates on various unit, program and hospital committees supporting our goals & objectives in addition to initiatives that support continuous quality improvement.
-Adheres to CKHA's attendance standards by maintaining personal health and ensuring regular and prompt attendance at work.

CKHA is an equal opportunity employer committed to fair and accessible employment practices. Should you require accommodation due to a disability during the recruitment process, please contact Human Resources.

According to the French Language Services Implementation Plan, priority consideration will be given to qualified candidates who possess knowledge of Canada's two official languages.