Registered Nurse, Postpartum - Part Time - Markham Site

August 21 2019
Industries Healthcare, social assistance
Categories Health, Medical, Nursing - RN, Health, Medical
Markham, ON

Who we are:

Markham Stouffville Hospital is a leading community hospital with two sites – Markham and Uxbridge sites and our new Reactivation Care Centre that has a reputation for excellence in progressive community care. The hospital is uniquely positioned with cutting edge technology, expansive new facilities and a supportive and welcoming community. With a focus on patient experience, safe, high quality care and innovation, our dedicated team of physicians, staff and volunteers provides care to over 300,000 patients a year. The hospital has capacity to grow a number of programs and services as we evolve to meet the needs of our growing community. We are dedicated to providing access to the right care, at the right time, in the right place by the right people and at the right cost. Are you ready to join us?

Who you are:

  • You are an innovative and patient centered individual who provides excellence within their profession
  • You are a team player with excellent communication, critical thinking and customer service skills
  • You have vision, flexibility, transparency, honesty and practicality
  • You are organized, accurate, able to multi task and meet deadlines
  • You support the patient experience, your colleagues and others cultural and spiritual beliefs
  • You encompass MSH’s core values and live the words of Respect, Trust, Commitment, Compassion and Courage

What we need:

As a Registered Nurse in the Childbirth and Children’s Centre, you will be part of a health care team that promotes the birthing experience as a normal, healthy process and the family as an integral part of that experience. You will be expected to provide care for antepartum women as well as mothers and their newborns throughout their postpartum stay.

Work Schedule:

The successful candidate will be required to work 12 hour shifts, rotating through Days and nights, weekends and holidays. Schedules may change based on operational needs.


$33.26 – $46.79

What you bring to MSH:

  • Current Certificate of Registration with the College of Nurses in good standing
  • BScN preferred or evidence of working towards it
  • Minimum of 2 years of recent postpartum experience
  • Current neonatal resuscitation (NRP) is required
  • Current BCLS certification
  • Current AWHONN or PPPESO Fetal Health Surveillance Monitoring Certification is expected
  • Completion of a breastfeeding course, or a commitment to complete within 3 months of employment
  • Perinatal/Obstetrical Certificate Program an asset
  • RNAO membership is preferred
  • Excellent physical assessment skills
  • Proficient computer skills
  • Demonstrated commitment to a patient/family centred care environment
  • Demonstrated excellent critical thinking and problem solving skills
  • Demonstrated ability to work effectively within an interprofessional team as well as independently
  • Well developed organization, communication, interpersonal and teaching skills
  • Evidence of ongoing professional development, continuing education and leadership experience
  • Demonstrated good attendance and performance records with the ability to maintain these same standards
  • Demonstrated commitment to a healthy and safe workplace for self and others (staff, patients, families, etc.) by taking all reasonable precautions and working in compliance with hospital related policies, health and safety legislation and best practices and completing relevant mandatory education as required

Markham Stouffville Hospital is committed to meeting the needs of all individuals in accordance with the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act (AODA) and the Ontario Human Rights Code.

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