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We’re Hiring Experienced Neonatal Nurse Practitioners!

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$30,000 Sign-On/Retention Bonus for Experienced Neonatal Nurse Practitioners!

Hamilton Health Sciences is hiring full-time NNPs to work at McMaster Children’s Hospital (MCH), one of Canada’s most advanced and fastest growing neonatal intensive care units.

As the regional referral centre for South Central Ontario, MCH’s Level 3 Neonatal Intensive Care Unit has 70 Beds and provides care for over 1,500 babies and their families every year.

In addition to receiving a competitive sign-on/retention bonus, MCH also offers an internal residency program that pairs experienced NNPs with NPs for education and mentorship.

How to apply

If you meet the qualifications and are interested in joining our team, please visit our Neonatal Nurse Practitioner job posting for more details and to apply, or contact Elisa Capretta to schedule an appointment with the hiring manager by phone at 905.521.2100 ext. 73816, or by email at capretta@hhsc.ca.

Why Hamilton Health Sciences?

Hamilton Health Sciences serves as a community hospital and a regional centre for acute care services, including cardiac, stroke, cancer, trauma, burns, neurosciences and pediatrics. Through affiliations with McMaster University and Mohawk College, HHS is recognized as one of the world’s leading health sciences research organizations, and routinely ranks in the top five research-intensive hospitals in Canada.

Ours is the most comprehensive healthcare system in Ontario with five hospital sites and five specialized facilities in Hamilton and West Niagara. With 15,000 staff, physicians, researchers and volunteers, we serve the health needs of approximately 2.3 million residents of Hamilton, Central South and Central West Ontario, from pre-birth to end-of-life.

McMaster Children’s Hospital

McMaster Children’s Hospital has been providing care to children from across the region since 1988. Here, patients ranging in age from infancy to 17 receive care through a family-centred approach that accounts for the child’s emotional, mental and physical well-being.

The hospital is home to the fastest-growing kids-only emergency department in Ontario, one of Canada’s most advanced neonatal intensive care units, and a range of programs and clinics with unique expertise in a number of areas including children’s cancer, digestive diseases, and child and youth mental health.

Why Hamilton?

Hamilton offers the perfect combination of city life and solitude. Our vibrant, family-friendly core is bursting with new restaurants, breweries and shops in addition to a large public art gallery, several theatres and a sports and entertainment arena.

Just a short walk from the city centre, you’ll find hundreds of kilometres of walking trails weaving along the waterfront and through Hamilton’s diverse boroughs.

Hamilton is situated between Toronto and Niagara, less than an hour’s drive from each destination. This proximity affords easy access to airports, major league sports, and of course, wine country!

Key qualifications

1. Current Certificate or eligibility for Registration with the College of Nurses of Ontario as a Registered Nurse in the Extended Class, pediatrics or primary care
2. Advanced preparation at the Masters level with specialized training
3. Completion of a graduate level Neonatal Nurse Practitioner Program
4. Minimum 2 years of Neonatal Nurse Practitioner experience in a neonatal ICU