• Registered Nurse - NICU

    Job Location CA-ON-Kitchener
    Posted Date 9 months ago(5/23/2019 12:36 PM)
    Job ID
    Job Type
    Temporary part time
    Childbirth and Children's Programs
    Career Level
  • Job Description

    Temporary Part-Time Job Share Registered Nurse
    Until approximately January 31, 2021


    11.25 hour shifts
    Days, Nights and Weekends



    Provision of high quality nursing care in a safe, family-centered environment for neonatal patients and their families. Contributes to ensuring there is a safe environment for patients, staff and visitors.



    • Current certificate of competence with the College of Nurses Of Ontario
    • 2 years experience in Level II/III NICU or equivalent combination of education and experience.
    • Current certificate NRP.
    • Excellent neonatal assessment skills.
    • College certificate in neonatal nursing
    • Completed breastfeeding course
    • Quality Improvement focus
    • Strong change management skills
    • Willingness to cross-train within Children’s Services
    • Good attendance record


    Demonstrated skill in:
    • Care of umbilical lines including line sampling.
    • Mechanical ventilation of neonate
    • Suction – basic and endotracheal
    • Chest physiotherapy – percussion and vibration
    • Nasogastric intubation and gavage feeding
    • Neonatal venipuncture
    • Neonatal capillary blood sampling
    • Neonatal IV therapy and IV medication
    • Basic computer skills
    • Quality improvement


    • Highly motivated & self-directed
    • Respectful, collaborative manner in dealing with colleagues and patient/families
    • High level of maturity and professionalism
    • Compassionate and understanding
    • Sound/realistic decision making
    • Flexible and able to balance competing priorities
    • Reflective practitioner


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