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Nurse 2

Requisition ID: 138681 

Position Number: 20059218

Posting End Date:  Open until filled

City: Winnipeg

Site: River Park Gardens

Work Location: River Park Gardens

Department / Unit: Nursing Staff - RPG 

Job Stream: Clinical 

Union: MNU-149

Anticipated Start Date - End Date: 11/01/2020 - Indefinite

Reason for Term: Other

FTE: 0.40 

Anticipated Shift: Evenings;Weekends 

Daily Hours Worked: 7.75

Annual Base Hours: 2015

Salary: $35.669, $36.914, $38.163, $39.464, $40.736, $42.056


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Position Overview
Directly accountable to the Manager of Patient//Resident Care, the Registered Nurse provides registered nursing services for patient/residents, including those with complex and unpredictable health needs. These services include: independent nursing services, administration of prescribed medical treatments, a leadership role within the health care team, and facilitating coordination of patient/resident care and discharge. May be responsible for directing other nurse, students, health care aides and other support staff in the performance patient/resident care. Collaborates with physicians and professional health staff in the facility and the community. The Registered Nurse demonstrates a commitment to the Mission, Vision, Values, goals and objectives of the Winnipeg Regional Health Authority and River Park Gardens. Performs all duties in accordance with established health and safety regulations/guidelines, policies and procedures (e.g. utilizing personal, protective equipment as per safe work procedures). Notifies Manager or designates (i.e. supervisors) of all occurrences, injuries illnesses or safety and health concerns which are likely to harm themselves, their co-workers, or any others who enter the premises.
  • Experience with chronic illness, geriatrics and complex continuing care.
Education (Degree/Diploma/Certificate)
  • Graduate of an approved Registered nursing education program required.
  • Successful completion of a relevant post basic program may be required or preferred.
  • Canadian Nurses Association (CNA) certified nurses preferred.
  • Responsible for maintaining and providing proof of registration with the College of Registered Nurses of Manitoba (CRNM).
  • Active participation in professional associations e.g. Association of Registered Nurses of Manitoba (ARNM) preferred.
  • Current Family & Friends registration at the Targeted Responder Level is required.
Qualifications and Skills
  • Knowledge:
    • College of Registered Nurses of Manitoba Standards of Practice for Registered Nurses.
    • Canadian Nurses Association Code of Ethics for Registered Nurses.
    • Scope of practice as documented in the Regulated Health Professions Act (RHPA).
    • Regional/Facility/House policies, procedures, protocols and guidelines.
    • Nursing care knowledge related to clinical area.
    • Personal Health Information Act (PHIA), Protection of Persons in Care Act, Mental Health Practices (Universal Precautions) and other legislated acts.
    • Roles and responsibilities of members of the health care team.
    • Principles of delegation.
  • Excellent command of the English language (both oral and written) required.
  • Preference will be given to those applicants competent in an Indigenous language and /or knowledge in Indogenous customs, traditions and values.
  • Demonstrates effective oral and written communication skills.
  • Demonstrates critical thinking/problem solving skills.
  • Ability to prioritize care for an individual Resident or group of Residents.
  • Ability to respond to a variety of simultaneous demands.
  • Ability to recognize and pursue self-development opportunities.
  • Ability to perform independently and as a member of the health care team.
  • Ability to adapt quickly to changing situations.
  • Ability to maintain concentration with frequent interruptions.
  • Ability to function in a demanding and stressful environment.
  • Ability to assume the Charge Nurse role if assigned .
  • Ability to work in a computerized environment.
  • Ability to function in the MDS and Care Organizer programs.

The Collective Agreement this position is covered under, is identified by the Union noted above.  As a result of The Health Sector Bargaining Unit Review Act, the bargaining agent for this position may differ from the Union identified.  In the event you have any questions, please contact your site Human Resources Department.


This position requires a current satisfactory Criminal Records Check (including Vulnerable Sector Search), Child Abuse Registry Check and Adult Abuse Registry Check as conditions of employment. The successful candidate will be responsible for any service charges incurred. A security check is considered current if it was obtained no more than six (6) months prior to the start of employment.


Please note that an employee is not permitted to hold two or more positions across the WRHA legal entity that combine to equal more than 1.0 EFT. The WRHA legal entity includes Churchill Health Centre, Deer Lodge Centre, Grace Hospital, Middlechurch Home of Winnipeg, Pan Am Clinic, River Park Gardens, Victoria General Hospital, WRHA corporate programs, and WRHA community health services.


Interviewed candidates may be called upon to participate in a skills assessment.


Any application received after the closing time will not be included in the competition

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