Job Description

Job Title: Staff Nurse
Job ID: 686064
Status: Full-Time
Regular/Temporary: Regular
Hours: Rotating
Shift: Rotating
Facility: Canterbury Place
Department: CANTR Nursing Skilled
Location: 310 Fisk Street, Pittsburgh PA 15201

Description

 

 

• $10,000 sign-on bonus available for nurses with over two years of experience

 

• $5,000 sign-on bonus available for Graduate Nurses and nurses with less than two years of experience

 

*Part Time status positions are also eligible for sign-on bonus at a prorated amount - $5,000 for experienced nurses with over 2 years of experience, and $2,500 for GNs and nurses with less than 2 years of experience

 

Centrally located! 2 min from 28 and 5 min from 79 North. Close to Oakland and bus line!  

 

Canterbury Place has diverse opportunities for career growth.

 

Such as: Acute Care, Cardiac Unit, Long Term Care, and Hospice, as well as Leadership Opportunities!  

 

   

Canterbury Place has a beautiful and unique charm with exceptional care and excellence in service have made it one of Westerns Pennsylvania’s leading providers of geriatric care. Canterbury Place offers world-class medical care and an array of geriatric services including personal care, skilled nursing and rehabilitation, and skilled memory support. Located in vibrant Lawrenceville.

 

   

As a Professional Staff Nurse, you will have the authority, responsibility, and shift accountability for the delivery of nursing care through the use of the nursing process. In collaboration with the Unit Manager and other health care professionals, you will apply competent clinical knowledge and skills to achieve quality care outcomes. You must demonstrate the knowledge and skills necessary to provide care that is relevant to residents, as well as apply principles of growth and development over the life span. You must possess the ability to assess and interpret resident data needed to identify each resident's requirements relative to his or her age specific needs.

Responsibilities:

  • Actively engages in clinical development and/or RN residency program for new hires. 
  • Requests opportunities to learn safe, accountable, and autonomous practice from more experienced nurses. 
  • Seeks, accepts and utilizes performance feedback from peers, preceptors and unit/department 
  • Leaders as a learning opportunity and to improve practice. 
  • Demonstrates enthusiasm for continuous learning and identifies and creates a plan for the continuation of learning and development. 
  • Identifies patient and family needs for education and provides basic education to support the episode of care. 
  • Seeks professional development and involvement through membership in a professional nursing organization and/or reading professional literature on a regular basis.
  • Applies basic nursing knowledge and skills within the framework of Relationship Based Care, using the nursing process to meet the clinical, psychosocial and spiritual needs of the patient and family. 
  • Communicates effectively, both verbally and in documentation. 
  • Demonstrates critical thinking in the identification of clinical, social, safety, spiritual issues within the episode of care. 

Qualifications

Applicants will be placed in the appropriate job title and salary from the My Nursing Career Ladder based on their individual experience and education.


Professional Staff Nurse:
Minimum 6 months experience. 
BSN preferred. 

Staff Nurse:
0-1 year experience.
Completion of UPMC student nurse internship or student clinical transitions course at UPMC preferred.
BSN preferred.

Graduate Nurses that are eligible for the State Board Licensure and Professional Staff Nurses with nursing experience will be considered for this position. Please note that the below salary may vary pending years of experience and education of the selected candidate. 

Licensure, Certifications, and Clearances:

  • Registered Nurse
  • Act 34 Criminal Clearance
  • Basic Life Support or Cardio Pulmonary Resuscitation
  • Older Adult Protective Services Act


UPMC is an equal opportunity employer. Minority/Females/Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities.

Salary Range: $25.46 to $35.57

Union Position: No

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