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Job Number:
J0722-1778
Job Title:
Nurse Practitioner (NP) - CV Surgery
Status:
Permanent Part Time
Department:
CV Surgery
Hours:
All Shifts
Union:
ONA
Job Category:
Nursing
Number Of Positions:
1
Join our Cardiac Team

Southlake is building healthy communities through outstanding care, innovative partnerships, and amazing people. We deliver a wide range of healthcare services to the communities of northern York Region and southern Simcoe County. Our advanced regional programs include Cancer Care and Cardiac Care and serve a broader population across the northern GTA and into Simcoe-Muskoka.

Our team of nearly 6,000 staff, physicians, volunteers, students and Patient and Family Advisors are committed to creating an environment where the best experiences happen. As a recognition of our commitment to quality and patient safety, we have received the highest distinction of Exemplary Standing from Accreditation Canada.

Job Summary

The Advance Practice Nurse/Acute Care Nurse Practitioner will:
• Engage in direct and in-direct advanced clinical practice, education, research and consultation within the CV Surgery to ensure the highest quality of care is provided to patients and families.
• Actively participate as part of the CV Surgery as well as the professional leadership team in promoting quality care by implementing evidence based practices, evaluating patient outcomes, development and evaluation of policies, clinical programs and services.

Skills & Abilities

• Demonstrated ability to work in a collaborative practice model with inter-professional teams
• Demonstrated ability to use initiative and work autonomously utilizing critical thinking skills and advanced decision making, problem solving skills
• Experience in clinical nursing and inter-professional leadership and education
• Experience with program development, quality improvement initiatives and program evaluation
• Demonstrated excellence in communication, both written and verbal
• Demonstrated problem assessment skills
• Demonstrated commitment to customer service and teamwork
• Demonstrated individual leadership skills

Qualifications

• Master in Nursing/Nurse Practitioner Stream OR/
• Master in Nursing/Mast of Science in Nursing with successful completion of a post Master’s Acute Care Nurse Practitioner program from a recognized school of graduate studies
• BCLS required
• Minimum 3 years’ experience as advanced practice nurse in CV Surgery preferred
• Minimum 3 years’ relevant clinical specialty-related experience as a Registered Nurse
• Registered Nurse in the extended class with Ontario Certificate of Registration with the College of Nurses of Ontario
• Current Member of the RNAO
• Nurse Practitioner’s Association of Ontario

As a condition of employment, you are required to submit proof of COVID-19 vaccination to the Hospital’s Occupational Health and Safety department. Successful candidates will be required to submit proof of COVID-19 vaccination (two doses) from the Ontario Ministry of Health website or other authorized source directly to the Occupational Health and Safety department. In the event that you are unable to be vaccinated as a result of a ground protected under the Human Rights Code, you may submit a written explanation of the ground and any supporting documentation to determine if you are exempt from this requirement to the recruitment team. A recruitment representative may follow up with you for further information if necessary.

At Southlake, we are committed to fostering an inclusive and accessible environment. We are dedicated to building a workforce that reflects the diversity of the community in which we live and serve, including those with disabilities. Southlake is committed to providing accommodations in all parts of the hiring process. If you require an accommodation, we will work with you to meet your needs.

It is the responsibility of all Southlake employees to work in a safe manner and promote health and safety in the workplace.