Overview

HCA – Clinical in Hamilton, ON

Hamilton Health Sciences Corporation

Branch Hamilton ON CA

Position:
HCA – Clinical
Location:
Hamilton, ON

The unit is supported by a full range of Allied Health Staff, Registered Nurses, Registered Practical… Guidelines Hamilton Health fosters a culture of…

HCA – Clinical

Job Number: 52070
Job : Admininstrative/Service
Primary Location : Ontario-Hamilton
This position will be located at : Juravinski Hospital
Organization : ONCOLOGY JURAVINSKI
Status : Temporary Part-time
Hours per week : 0.01
Number of Openings : 1
Union Code : CUPE 7800
Minimum Salary : 21.914
Maximum Salary : 24.136
Post Date : Sep 11, 2014, 11:00:00 PM
Close Date (Period for Applying) – External
: Sep 18, 2014, 10:59:00 PM
Description
Unit Summary

The Surgery & Surgical Oncology wards E4 and F4 are well established inpatient surgical areas providing care for Gynecology Oncology, Urology, Plastic Surgery, Colorectal Surgery, Hepatobiliary Surgery, and the Acute Care Surgery Service. The Surgical Oncology Program is a regional program for the aforementioned services. The unit is supported by a full range of Allied Health Staff, Registered Nurses, Registered Practical Nurses, Clinical Education and Development, and support staff. The program has recently realigned surgical services from the McMaster Site to the Juravinski, doubling the volume of surgical services thus, allowing for the concentration of Surgeons, Nurses, and Allied Health who are experts in Surgical Oncology. This realignment is part a strategic corporate vision to further develop Surgery and Surgical Oncology Centers of excellence.

Position Summary

As a member of the healthcare team, provides clinical support in patient care areas. Functions according to the job description for Healthcare Aides.

Schedule Work Hours

days, evenings, nights, weekends, holidays

This position is temporary until July 2015.

Qualifications
1. Personal Support Worker or Healthcare Aide Certificate or nursing student with successful completion of all level 2 courses at McMaster University or nursing student with successful completion of all level 2 courses in McMaster University and Mohawk College collaborative program or nursing student with successful completion of all level 1 courses in the Mohawk College Diploma program
2. Computer familiarity or willingness to learn computer skills as required
3. Demonstrated effective communication (verbal and written), interpersonal, teamwork skills
4. Demonstrated initiative and judgement appropriate for the position
5. Ability to accept assigned or delegated functions
6. Ability to set priorities and organize work accordingly
7. Ability to deal with various hospital departments effectively and collaboratively
8. Ability to lift using appropriate lifting techniques and bend, push and pull using good body mechanics

Guidelines Hamilton Health fosters a culture of patient and staff safety, whereby all employees are guided by our Mission, Vision, Values, and Values Based Code of Conduct. Hamilton Health Sciences is a teaching hospital and all staff and physicians are expected to support students and other learners.

To be considered for this opportunity applicants must apply during the posting period. All Internal applicants may apply online through the Careers website or by submitting a Competition Application Form. External applicants may ONLY apply via the Careers website.

Hamilton Health Sciences is an equal opportunity employer and we will accommodate any needs under the Canadian Charter of Rights and Freedom, Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act and the Ontario Human Rights Code. Hiring processes will be modified to remove barriers to accommodate those with disabilities, if requested. Should any applicant require accommodation through the application processes, please contact the Human Resources Contact Centre at 905-393-2700 for assistance. If the applicant requires a specific accommodation because of a disability during the interview, the applicant will need to advise the hiring manager when scheduling the interview and the appropriate accommodations can be made.

This competition is open to all qualified applicants, however, qualified internal applicants will be considered first. Past performance will be considered as part of the selection process. If you are a previous employee of Hamilton Health Sciences, please note: the circumstances around an employee’s exit will be considered prior to an offer of employment.

Proficiency in both Official Languages, French and English, is considered an asset

If this position is temporary, selection for this position will be as per the outlined Collective Agreements:

-Article 30 (k) – CUPE Collective Agreement
-Article 10.7 (d) – ONA Collective Agreement
-Article 13.01 (b) (ii) – OPSEU 273 Collective Agreement
-Article 14.04 – OPSEU 209 Collective Agreement
-Article 2.07 and Article 13 – PIPSC RT Collective Agreement

or proceed with Standard Application Form.

Employment Type: Part Time
Location: Hamilton, ON, CA
Posted on: 2014-09-13
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