Assignment Casual Shift/ Hours Of Work:Scheduling of hours will be determined based on unit needs and may include day/evening/night and weekend shifts.
Unity Health Toronto is seeking interested nursing students to join their Nursing Extern Program at all 3 sites of our integrated network comprised of Providence Healthcare, St. Joseph’s Health Centre and St. Michael’s Hospital. This is an exciting employment opportunity for RN and RPN nursing students seeking to contribute their skills to the communities we serve. Successful candidates will gain valuable patient care experience and build connections with a team of passionate Interprofessional care providers in a hospital setting. As part of our ongoing commitment to professional growth and development, Clinical Externs may be considered for nursing opportunities upon graduation and licensure.
Reporting to the Patient Care/Clinical Leader Manager, the Clinical Extern is an unregulated health care provider working within a changing environment and the nursing and Interprofessional team to advocate for and promote wellness while ensuring the delivery of safe, effective and ethical nursing care. The Clinical Extern works in collaboration with the team under the direct supervision of a Regulated Health Care Provider (Registered Nurse or Registered Practical Nurse) and Extern Mentor while contributing to the advancement of nursing practice excellence. The Clinical Extern will develop his/her competencies through learning, education, experience and reflective practice. As part of our ongoing commitment to professional growth and development, Clinical Externs may be considered for nursing opportunities upon graduation and licensure.
Duties include (but are not limited to):