Registered Nurse Class A (Temporary Part Time), 3BN Palliative Care

Horizon Health Network is an equal opportunity employer.

COMPETITION #: 2018-36073 External
BARGAINING UNIT: NBNU
ZONE: Saint John
DEPARTMENT: 3BN Palliative Care
FACILITY: Saint John Regional Hospital
POSTING TYPE: Temporary Part Time
JOB TITLE: Registered Nurse Class A
CLASSIFICATION: RNCA Registered Nurse Class A
LANGUAGE: English essential
HOURS OF WORK: Rotating Days, Evenings, Nights, FTE: 0.4, TEMP: December 21, 2019 to November 6, 2020. Subject to change due to operational requirements.
SALARY: $31.23 to $39.57 per hour (Subject to employment status)

JOB PURPOSE:

Provision of nursing care to meet the individual patient's needs by utilizing the Nursing process.

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Current registration with the Nurses Association of New Brunswick
  • Recent Palliative Care experience
  • Understanding and sensitivity to the philosophy and principles of Palliative Care
  • Willingness to complete LEAP (Learning Essential Approaches to Palliative and End-of-Life Care) Course
  • Willingness to complete CNA Hospice Palliative Care Certification
  • Effective communication skills within Horizon Health Network and with patients, families and the public
  • Ability to work independently and as a member of an interdisciplinary team
  • High regard for confidentiality and advocacy for patients
  • Ability to perform Charge Nurse Responsibilities
  • Understanding of and ability to implement the Nursing Process in the Palliative Care Unit
  • Demonstration of initiative and good judgment
  • Current CPR certification
  • Completion of annual recertification and e-learning program requirements i.e. WHMIS, etc.and willingness to participate in ongoing learning opportunities
  • Emotionally and physically able to perform assigned duties
  • Neat and clean in appearance
  • Ability to attend work on a regular basis.
  • Ability to perform the duties of the position.
  • Good work record.
  • Written and spoken competence in English is required

Applications for this position must be submitted on-line by December 16, 2018

NOTE: There will be no further postings for this position should there be no fully qualified applicants. If you wish to be considered for this position and have most of the qualifications as posted and the registration or licensure where required, you are encouraged to apply at this time 

Please quote Competition # 2018-36073-External. Horizon Health Network appreciates expressed interest, however, only candidates considered for an interview will be contacted. Human Resources Department, Horizon Health Network.

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