Trillium Health Partners

Registered Practical Nurse - 1J Orthopaedics

System ID
Job Type
Part Time
Mississauga Hospital
Number of Positions

Job Description


Position:  Registered Practical Nurse

File#:   2020-17040

Status:   Permanent Part Time (x1)

Grade: CUPE09 – $28.657- $30.669  

Department:  1J Orthopaedics Surgery

Hours of Work/Shifts:  8 to 12 hours days/nights/evenings/weekends

Site:  Mississauga Hospital*

Reposted: May 20,2020                

Internal Deadline: May 27, 2020

*The location of any vacancy/position may be changed or reassigned as per operational needs


Trillium Health Partners (THP) is one of the largest community-based acute care facilities in Canada. Comprised of the Credit Valley Hospital, the Mississauga Hospital and the Queensway Health Centre, Trillium Health Partners serves the growing and diverse populations of Mississauga, West Toronto and surrounding communities and is a teaching hospital affiliated with the University of Toronto.

Our Mission: A New Kind of Health Care for a Healthier Community

When we set out to build our vision and future, we connected with our community - patients, families, visitors, physicians, staff and volunteers. The foundational goals of our new strategic plan - quality, access and sustainability - anchor everything we do. Our mission for a new kind of health care is built on an inter-connected system of care organized around patients - inside and outside the hospital.

At THP, we are relentless in providing high quality, compassionate care to our communities and take great pride in fostering an inclusive and accessible environment and we are all accountable for contributing to a healthy, safe and respectful environment for healing and promoting excellence in patient care though advancing patient and staff safety. If you are passionate about what you do, motivated to improve the health of the community, committed to excellence, quality and patient safety we would like you to join our Better Together team!


Key Qualifications: 


  • A current annual registration card with the College of Nurses of Ontario
  • Current BCLS
  • Evidence of continued education is an asset
  • Combined with sound patient care nursing skills must have effective interpersonal and organizational skills
  • Reliable, flexible, creative, self-directed professional
  • Acute Care experience is required
  • Recent Surgical experience required
  • Orthopaedics experience is a strong asset
  • Positive attendance and work record essential
  • Must meet the physical demands of the position; performing substantial walking, standing, lifting, twisting and bending as required for patient care and other responsibilities


Position Summary:

  • As an active member of an interdisciplinary team is responsible for the delivery of client-centred nursing services for assigned patients
  • Contributes to the development of a realistic discharge plan
  • The ability to perform as a coach/mentor/consultant and to use sound critical thinking skills is key to achieving patient outcomes
  • Participates in program planning, continuous quality improvement and evaluation
  • Responsible and accountable for the provision of nursing care in accordance with the “standards of nursing practice”.

Internal candidates who believe they possess the necessary qualifications and experience for this position and who have been in their current position for at least six (6) months are encouraged to apply.


To pursue this career opportunity, please visit our website:


Trillium Health Partners is an equal opportunity employer committed to fostering a healthy, safe and respectful environment for healing, based on our values compassion, excellence and courage.  To be Better Together, we commit to fostering a respectful workplace culture that promotes a safe and supportive environment for everyone who provides care, supports caregiving, receives care or visits the hospital. 


 In accordance with the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act, 2005 and the Ontario Human Rights Code Trillium Health Partners will provide accommodations throughout the recruitment and selection process to applicants with disabilities.  If selected to participate in the recruitment and selection process, please inform Human Resources of the nature of any accommodation(s) that you may require in respect of any materials or processes used to ensure your equal participation.


 All personal information is collected under the authority of the Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act.


Trillium Health Partners is identified under the French Language Services Act.


We thank all those who apply but only those selected for further consideration will be contacted.







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