Career Opportunities

Ref #:875248

Specific Department and Program:5 South Medicine


Number of positions required:1

Posted Date:Jun 23, 2022


Posting #: 2021-875248


Position: Registered Nurse 

Department: Medical Inpatient Unit – Cardiology (5S)

Status: Temporary Full-time for approximately 12 months  

Hours: Monday to Sunday - Various rotating 8 & 12 hour shifts (Hours subject to change based on operational requirements)

Site: Oakville

Halton Healthcare takes great pride in providing quality, compassionate healthcare services to our rapidly growing communities. As a progressive and vibrant healthcare organization, we take healthcare to a new level to meet the urgent needs of our community's growing and aging population. We are a distinctive centre of healthcare excellence that offers first-rate care in an innovative environment that supports the physical, mental, emotional and spiritual needs of the community.

Halton Healthcare’s vision of Exemplary patient experiences, always, goes beyond just the patient experience; it has shaped our entire culture and remains at the core of every interaction in our organization, from our patients & families to our staff, physicians and volunteers. We believe in exemplary PEOPLE experiences always!

This is what you’ll be doing:

To provide patient-centred care in a dynamic, rapidly changing environment. Providing caring and compassionate care to acute medical patients with Cardiac and Neurology clusters.

This is what you’ll need to do it:

Halton Healthcare endeavors to hire individuals who are competent in their chosen profession and who exemplify our mission, vision and values of accountability, respect and compassion which guide our individual behaviours and attitudes.

  • Current Registration in good standing with the College of Nurses of Ontario
  • Current BCLS Certification required at time of hire.
  • Must have completed Coronary Care 1 Course or demonstrate equivalency within 6 months of hire date
  • Must have Telemetry Certification
  • Acute medicine experience required, ideally with a focus in cardiology or neurology
  • Current Medical-Surgical experience preferred
  • Ability to manage a variety of patients conditions across the life span
  • Ability to function in a fast-paced environment
  • Team player with strong interpersonal skills
  • Caring attitude with patients, families and co-workers
  • Demonstrates commitment to continuing education
  • Must be able to meet the physical demands of this position
  • Satisfactory employment and attendance record required

The ideal candidate is strong in patient centered care in a dynamic, rapidly changing environment and should be ready to drive change and innovation. We require a person with good communication skills with a clear patient focus with the ability to manage execution and to foster teamwork and cooperation.

Salary: $33.90 to $48.53 per hour

Date Refreshed: June 23, 2022

Note for internals: Initial internal deadline passed. New applicants welcome to apply.

In accordance with Directive #6, Halton Healthcare has implemented a COVID-19 Vaccination and Management Policy.  All new hires must be fully compliant with our Policy as a condition of employment with Halton Healthcare.  Successful applicants will be required to provide proof of vaccination or proof of a documented medical exemption as part of the hiring process.

If you are passionate about what you do, motivated by a job well done, and as committed to excellence, quality and patient satisfaction as we are, we'd like to hear from you. Please submit your application via our website at directly to this posting and include a current copy of your resume.

We thank all those who apply but only those individuals selected for further consideration will be contacted.

 In accordance with the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act and the Ontario Human Rights Code, Halton Healthcare will provide accommodations throughout the recruitment and selection process. If you require an accommodation, we will work with you to meet your accommodation needs to ensure your equal participation.

All personal information is collected under the authority of the Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act.

Halton Healthcare is a smoke free facility in and around all three sites. Smoking is not permitted on hospital properties. We thank everyone who works at or visits our hospitals for respecting this healthy initiative. We are also a scent-free environment for all employees and visitors to accommodate individuals’ health concerns arising from exposure to scented products. We ask for everyone's cooperation in our efforts to accommodate health concerns.