CancerCare Manitoba located in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada is a provincial agency which provides clinical and academic services and leadership for cancer control and the treatment of blood disorders. We invite applications for the position of:

6 - Oncology Nurse II

Nursing - MacCharles

Competition #: 6-19-713407011

Closing Date: January 17, 2019

  • Casual
  • Casual
  • (0 EFT)

Overview:

The Oncology Nurse is responsible for providing holistic cancer care to patients over the spectrum of the oncology experience: assessment, intervention, treatment administration and follow-up in the ambulatory setting. The Oncology Nurse will participate in patient/family education, make pertinent nursing assessments, collaborate with the multidisciplinary care team and provide appropriate interventions.  The incumbent must be available to work a variable schedule.  Nursing staff work with cytotoxic and hazardous medications on a regular basis. Personal protective equipment (PPE) and training are provided.

Qualifications:

Required:

  • Current registration with College of Registered Nurses of Manitoba (CRNM)
  • Recent experiences in chemotherapy administration and IV insertion
  • Current certification in Basic Cardiac Life Support (BCLS)
  • Strong understanding of patient-centered care
  • Proficient with MS Word/Excel/Outlook and internet use
  • Satisfactory employment record
  • Must be able to legally work in Canada

Preferred:

  • Bachelor of Nursing
  • Three (3) years’ experience within settings such as medical/surgical or ambulatory care
  • Knowledge and experience with oncology
  • Experience with electronic charting
  • Ability to speak French

Asset:

  • Certified Oncology Nurse [CON(C)]
  • Commitment to ongoing professional development
  • Leadership and self-development

     

    Will be assessed During the Interview Process:

    • Excellent interpersonal, communication, organizational and problem solving skills
    • Ability to work both independently and as a member of a multi-disciplinary team
    • Demonstrated effective verbal and written communication skills

Salary: As per MNU Collective Agreement

Comments:

 

 

This position is subject to a Criminal Record Check, including Vulnerable Sector Search, an Adult Abuse Registry Check and a Child Abuse Registry Check. The successful candidate will be responsible for any service charges incurred.

CancerCare Manitoba is committed to developing inclusive, barrier-free recruitment processes and work environment. If you are contacted by CancerCare Manitoba regarding a job opportunity or testing, please advise if accommodation measures must be taken to enable you to apply and be assessed in a fair and equitable manner.

We thank all that apply and advise that only those applicants selected for further consideration will be contacted.

Please submit a detailed cover letter outlining how you meet the requirements for this position along with a current resume which references the Competition Number:

CancerCare Manitoba
Human Resources Services
675 McDermot Avenue
Winnipeg, MB R3E OV9

E-mail: jobs@cancercare.mb.ca