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Registered Nurse - Emergency Department

Department: 
Emergency
Location: 
Yukon Hospital Corporation
Competition No.: 
2020-153-156
Closing Date:
Competition open until filled.


Classification/Level: 
09
Pay Rate: 
$40.45 to $54.02
Employment Status: 
Casual as required
Monthly/weekly hours: 
No guarantee of hours

 

As a multidisciplinary team member the incumbent provides nursing care for patients through the administration and implementation of medical investigation and therapeutic programs through the application of knowledge of general nursing, physical health, and psycho-social wellbeing; provides organization, direction, supervision and collaboration in the planning and implementation of nursing best practices.

Knowledge and Skills Required:

  • Knowledge of established practices and procedures of professional nursing care;
  • Knowledge of trends and developments in the nursing field;
  • Effective interpersonal skills;

  • Initiative, good judgment and reliability;

  • Advocacy and assertiveness skills;

  • Basic computer literacy;

  • Ability to teach nursing practices and other relevant clinical skills;

  • Ability to develop and implement nursing care/treatment/discharge plans;

  • Ability to communicate orally and in writing; and

  • Cross-cultural awareness and sensitivity.

The successful candidate is required to have a Diploma/Baccalaureate degree in Nursing; be currently registered with Yukon Registered Nurses Association (YRNA), and have current C.P.R certification.  Certification in A.C.L.S. and post-secondary certification in Critical Care would be desirable. A minimum of one year of experience in Emergency nursing is required for this position.

Please Note: Internal employees only: This job posting will be utilized to create two Eligibility Lists – one for regular (full-time and part-time) and one for term positions. Qualified employees who wish to be included on either or both of the Eligibility Lists must apply for the job posting in order to be interviewed for the purpose of being ranked on the Eligibility Lists.

Quoting competition #2020-153 – 156 in the subject line, e-mail your resume to: wghjobs@wgh.yk.ca

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Yukon Hospital Corporation

Yukon Hospital Corporation is committed to employment equity.  All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply, however, only those candidates selected for further consideration will be contacted. Candidates must be legally entitled to work in Canada in order to apply, i.e. have Landed Immigrant Status (Permanent Resident), Work Visa, or be a Canadian Citizen.

Posting Date: June 24, 2020

Last Updated:Wed, 06/24/2020 - 18:46