Registered Nurse, Musculoskeletal Rehab

Central Toronto Roselawn, ONTARIO | 9 days

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Job Description

ONA Job Posting #866737

Position: Registered Nurse
Site: University Centre, Toronto Rehab
Department: Musculoskeletal (MSK) & Multisystem Rehab, 8 South
Reports to: Manager, Program Services
Scale/Grade: E0:06
Salary Range: $33.56 - $48.05 per hour (Start rate: determined in accordance with collective agreement requirements)
Hours:  0.40 FTE  Shifts: Evenings
Status: Temporary Part Time  approx. 12 months

“Transforming lives and communities through excellence in care, discovery and learning”

The Toronto Rehabilitation Institute, a leader in adult rehabilitation and complex continuing care, is Canada’s largest adult rehabilitation hospital. Bringing together innovative patient care, groundbreaking research and diverse education to help people overcome or recover from disabling injury, illness or age-related conditions Toronto Rehab is located at four sites: University Centre (550 University Ave.), Lyndhurst Hospital and Toronto Rehab’s Cardiac and Stroke Centre (Rumsey Road) and the Bickle Centre (Dunn Ave).. Find out about our purpose, values and principles here .

Job Summary:

As a member of the rehabilitation team, the Registered Nurse practices in accordance with relevant legislation/standards, meeting the legal and ethical requirements of the profession.  The principal responsibilities include: planning, managing, evaluating and coordinating comprehensive professional nursing care for patients and families within the context of an interdisciplinary practice; using theoretical and research knowledge and the input of team members to plan and implement care including health promotion for complex MSK / Oncology / Transplant  patients and families; educating patients, family, referring facilities and other community providers regarding MSK/Oncology/Transplant rehabilitation; participating in inter-professional team care planning forums, inter-professional rounds and family conferences; providing leadership, mentorship to, and supervision of students and new staff on the unit related to MSK rehabilitation nursing; participating in professional, program and hospital-wide initiatives, including professional self development. 


  • Member in good standing with the College of Nurses of Ontario
  • Baccalaureate degree in Nursing required
  • Experience in Complex MSK / Oncology / Transplant rehabilitation preferred
  • Specialty certification preferred (Canadian Nurses Association)
  • Completion of a health assessment/physical assessment course from an accredited college or university in the past 2 to 3 years (or equivalent) required; qualified internal applicants, if currently enrolled in a health assessment/physical assessment course, the course must be successfully completed before January 1, 2021
  • Successful completion of Basic Cardiac Life Support (C level)
  • Excellent conceptual and theoretical understanding of nursing concepts and ability to articulate the concepts as they relate to Complex MSK / Oncology / Transplant  rehabilitation
  • Superior clinical decision making skills that reflect patient centeredness, problem solving and critical thinking
  • Excellent communication, interpersonal, and leadership skills
  • Demonstrated ability to use theoretical concepts and research findings in practice
  • Demonstrated ability to supervise students within the context of a teaching hospital
  • Proven ability to work independently, and as part of an inter-professional team
  • Excellent knowledge of applicable health care legislation
  • Demonstrated ability to identify and meet own learning needs in pursuit of ongoing professional development
  • Computer proficiency required
  • Ability to provide substantiated rationale for clinical management of patient care

Posted Date: November 27, 2020   Closing Date: until filled

For current UHN employees, only those who have successfully completed their probationary period, have a good employee record along with satisfactory attendance in accordance with UHN's attendance management program, and possess all the required experience and qualifications should apply.

University Health Network thanks all applicants, however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

UHN is a respectful, caring, and inclusive workplace. We are committed to championing accessibility, diversity and equal opportunity. Requests for accommodation can be made at any stage of the recruitment process providing the applicant has met the Bona-fide requirements for the open position.  Applicants need to make their requirements known when contacted.

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