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Job Title:
Registered Nurse IB

Posted Date:
Closing Date:
Functional Discipline:
Cancer Care
Education Level:
None specified

Job Description

Location: Western Memorial Hospital, Corner Brook

Registered Nurse IB
Cancer Care Program
HoursBased on the needs of the department
SalaryNS30, ($35.04 - $43.50 per hour)
Competition Number2020003458
Posted Date22 July 2020
Closing Date02 August 2020

About Us
Eastern Health is the largest, integrated health authority in Newfoundland and Labrador employing approximately 13,000 dedicated employees and serving a population of more than 300,000 people. The authority offers the full continuum of health and community services including public health, long-term care, community services, hospital care and unique provincial programs and services. At Eastern Health we pride ourselves on providing the highest quality care and service possible to the people in our communities, in our region, and in the province. To do that, we employ qualified, competent and caring individuals who are dedicated to their professions and to our vision of Healthy People, Healthy Communities.

Job Summary
Reporting to the Division Manager of the Cancer Care Program, Oncology nurses accept the privileges and responsibilities of authority, accountability and autonomy for patient care and self-development. The Registered Nurse IB, as an expert in the field, will develop standards of care for individual patients and the community. Patient care is based on the nursing process framework. The Nursing practice is collaborative within an interdisciplinary health care team focused on quality patient/client centered care.

Job Demands
By applying for this job, you acknowledge an understanding that regular requirements and demands of this job include (but are not limited to):
Constantly moves/lifts up to 10 lbs., regularly moves/lifts up to 25 lbs. and occasionally is required to restrain/reposition/move/lift up to 30 lbs. Pushes/pulls up to medium force.
Constantly stands/walks and works in awkward or cramped positions to assist with procedures.
Constantly uses fine finger/precision, auditory, sensory and visual concentration to provide and conduct risk assessments, observe/monitor patients, to complete documents, follow directions, administer medications, etc.
May be subject to time pressures/deadlines and subject to lack of control over work pace.

Job Qualifications
Graduation from an approved/recognized school of nursing program is required.
A current practicing license with the Association of Registered Nurses of Newfoundland and Labrador (ARNNL).
Ambulatory care experience and previous oncology experience is an asset.
Chemotherapy certification is an asset.
CNA Certification in Oncology is an asset.
A satisfactory record of work performance is required.

Open to external applicants.

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To become a part of our team, please submit your resume/cover letter or application form online, clearly demonstrating how you meet the required qualifications. Include your current mailing address, day-time contact number, e-mail address, competition and employee number if applicable.

Contact Information for Recruitment Related Inquiries:

Telephone: (709) 777-7777 (5-2) or 1-800-563-3693

Email: Applications/resumes are not accepted at this email address.

EXTERNAL APPLICANTS: We thank all applicants for their interest, however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted. The successful candidate will be required to provide a satisfactory Certificate of Conduct from the RCMP or local Police (Vulnerable Sector Check may be required), educational documents, registration/licensure if applicable and Social Insurance Number.