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Advanced Practice Nurse - Operating Room - Full Time (184051)

Posted: 1/25/2019 1:42:22 PM

We currently have a regular full time opportunity for an Advanced Practice Nurse in our Operating Room to support Holland OR, Cystoscopy, Endoscopy, Colposcopy, Vascular Access Team, TE Program and Brachy Therapy. This position requires work at both our Bayview and Holland campuses.

The Advanced Practice Nurse will report to the Director of OR and Related Services.

The Operating Room seeks a dynamic Advanced Practice Nurse to lead, support and develop the professionalism of health care providers through proven clinical and research skills, commitment to patient-focused care and adult education.

We are looking for strong knowledge, clinical expertise and interest in the area of Surgery. In particular there will be a focus on the professional development of emerging leaders and the development of interprofessional education.

Working collaboratively with the Patient Care Managers, & the Physician leaders of the Operating Room & Procedure areas, the successful candidate will:

  • Plan, coordinate and implement quality improvement initiatives to integrate person centered care, advance best practice and support the professional development of staff.
  • Identify and effectively address a wide range of educational needs with members of the entire Patient Care team including orientation of new staff.
  • Identify and lead opportunities to conduct and integrate multidisciplinary research projects
  • Demonstrated teaching and leadership abilities, conflict management
  • Demonstrate the ability to effectively make and manage change


  • Current College of Nurses of Ontario Certificate of Competence
  • Master’s degree in Nursing or health-related discipline completed
  • Minimum 5 years of recent Operating Room experience working with patients and families required.
  • Teaching experience preferred, preferably in Operating Room setting
  • Current Basic Cardiac Life Support certificate
  • Demonstrated leadership abilities
  • Proficient computer skills
  • Evidence of consistent ongoing continuing education and professional development
  • Skills/experience in adult education, program design, group facilitation, communication, and team work
  • Knowledge of adult learning/teaching styles
  • Demonstrated knowledge and expertise in interprofessional education

Qualified candidates are invited to submit their resume and cover letter (in one document) quoting 184051 to:

Human Resources
Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre

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