CancerCare Manitoba


CancerCare Manitoba located in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada is a provincial agency which provides clinical and academic services and leadership for cancer control and the treatment of blood disorders. We invite applications for the position of:

Nurse Practitioner
Department of Medical Oncology & Hematology

Permanent Full-time (1.0 EFT)
Competition #: 78-18-713505516

Reporting to the Department Head and to the Director of Nursing, the Nurse Practitioner provides a role in both inpatient and outpatient management of cancer patients. The inpatient role includes assisting the Medical Oncologists at the CCMB MacCharles site/Health Sciences Centre with consults and with general management of the solid tumor inpatient service (including tracking of admissions, discharges, and required follow-up post discharge). In this capacity the Nurse Practitioner is expected to liaise with medical teams, nursing, pharmacy, and social work as needed. The outpatient role includes providing independent clinical support for the Breast and Genitourinary Medical Oncologists at the MacCharles site, particularly with regard to supervising patients on active treatment.



  • Current registration with College of Registered Nurses of Manitoba (CRNM) as Registered Nurse, Extended Practice (RN-EP).
  • Current certification in Basic Cardiac Life Support (BCLS).
  • Masters of Nursing, Nurse Practitioner stream or equivalent.
  • Experience conducting patient assessments.
  • Excellent interpersonal, communication, and organizational skills.
  • Strong problem solving, decision making, teaching, and leadership skills.
  • Ability to work both independently and as a member of a multi-disciplinary team.
  • Strong understanding of patient-centered care.
  • Proficiency with MS Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook).
  • Physical and mental health to fulfill the responsibilities of the position.
  • Satisfactory employment record.

  • Experience working with Oncology patients.

  • Commitment to ongoing professional development.

This position is subject to a Criminal Record Check, including Vulnerable Sector Search, an Adult Abuse Registry Check and a Child Abuse Registry Check. The successful candidate will be responsible for any service charges incurred.

CancerCare Manitoba is committed to developing inclusive, barrier-free recruitment processes and work environment. If you are contacted by CancerCare Manitoba regarding a job opportunity or testing, please advise if accommodation measures must be taken to enable you to apply and be assessed in a fair and equitable manner.

Salary: As Per MNU Collective Agreement

Position #: 78-18-713505516

Please submit a detailed cover letter outlining how you meet the requirements for this position along with a current resume which references the Competition Number:

CancerCare Manitoba
Human Resources Services
675 McDermot Avenue
Winnipeg, MB R3E OV9

or Fax: (204) 786-0181

Closing Date: March 20, 2018