Registered Nurse - Pacu

Hospital Toronto St Josephs Health Centre Toronto


Full Time
Must be available for all shifts, 8hr shifts
$32.66 to $45.94 per hour - 25 year rate: $46.76 per hour

Position Summary: A RN at St. Joseph’s Health Centre (SJHC), who works in the Post Anesthetic Care Unit, works within a changing environment and with an inter-professional team who advocates for and promotes wellness while ensuring the delivery of safe, effective and ethical nursing care. The PACU at SJHC cares for all day surgery and admitted post-operative patients. It is a unit which is comprised of 17 recovery bays which allows the RN to share his/her knowledge and expertise with others and contribute to the advancement of nursing practice excellence. The RN continually enhances his/her practice and competencies through ongoing learning, education, experience and reflective practice.

1.Current registration with the College of Nurses of Ontario.
2.Successful completion of Critical Care Certificate required, additional PACU certification preferred.
3.Recent PACU experience required; candidates without recent PACU experience may be considered if they have completed the Critical Care Certificate and there are no qualified applicants.
4.Current BLS certificate required.
5.ACLS and PALS issued by the Heart and Stroke Foundation, or a program recognized by the Heart and Stroke Foundation, required within 6 months of hire.
6.Recent cardiac arrhythmia experience required.
7.Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
8.Demonstrated critical thinking, problem solving abilities and ability to work independently.
9.Demonstrated commitment to on-going education.
10.Satisfactory attendance record.

How To Apply

If you are interested and qualified for this position, we invite you to send us your resume by one of the following methods.

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  • In support of persons’ with disabilities, St. Joseph’s Health Centre asks that job applicants with disabilities who require accommodation in the recruitment and selection process, please advise Human Resources if contacted for an interview/testing, so that a suitable accommodation can be arranged. (In compliance with AODA, 2005, Integrated Accessibility Standards 2011, Employment Standards). If you require assistance in completing a job application due to a disability please contact Human Resources directly at 416-530-6460.

    Current St. Joseph’s Health Centre employees who wish to apply for the above position must submit an electronic transfer request to Human Resources.

    Electronic transfer requests can be submitted internally by choosing the position from this link, clicking "APPLY NOW", and completing the form. To access the Electronic Transfer Request system from outside the Health Centre, please click on the "For Staff" section of this site, found in the top right corner, and log-in to Access SJNet. Postings are located under the Human Resources Section of SJNet.

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