Senior Registered Nurse (Oncology)

About the Opportunity

We are seeking an experienced and compassionate Senior Registered Nurse (RN) to join our NYC client’s oncology team in a senior role. The ideal candidate will have a strong background in oncology nursing and demonstrated leadership skills to oversee and coordinate patient care within their oncology practice. If you are passionate about providing high-quality care to cancer patients, leading a team of dedicated nurses, and contributing to the advancement of oncology nursing practice, we encourage you to apply.

The annual base salary range is $120,000 to $140,000. Actual compensation offered to the successful candidate may vary from posted hiring range based upon geographic location, work experience, education, and/or skill level, among other things. Details about eligibility for bonus compensation (if applicable) will be finalized at the time of offer.


Job Responsibilities

  • Coordinate and oversee the delivery of comprehensive oncology nursing care to patients undergoing cancer treatment, including chemotherapy, radiation therapy, and supportive care interventions
  • Serve as a clinical resource and mentor for nursing staff, providing guidance, education, and support in oncology nursing practice, evidence-based care guidelines, and patient management
  • Collaborate with the interdisciplinary team, including physicians, nurse practitioners, social workers, and allied health professionals, to develop and implement individualized treatment plans and optimize patient outcomes
  • Assess patient needs, monitor treatment responses, and evaluate symptom management strategies, intervening promptly to address changes in condition or treatment-related side effects
  • Provide patient and family education on cancer diagnosis, treatment options, symptom management, and supportive care resources, fostering empowerment and self-management skills
  • Administer chemotherapy and biotherapy agents safely and accurately, adhering to established protocols, medication administration guidelines, and safety standards.
  • Ensure compliance with regulatory requirements, accreditation standards, and organizational policies related to oncology nursing practice, medication management, and patient safety
  • Participate in quality improvement initiatives, research projects, and interdisciplinary committees aimed at enhancing the quality, safety, and effectiveness of oncology care delivery
  • Collaborate with oncologists, pharmacists, and other healthcare providers to develop and implement evidence-based protocols, clinical pathways, and best practices in oncology nursing care
  • Provide emotional support, counseling, and psychosocial interventions to patients and families coping with cancer diagnosis, treatment-related stress, and end-of-life issues.
  • Serve as a patient advocate, ensuring patients’ rights, preferences, and cultural beliefs are respected and integrated into care planning and decision-making processes


Job Requirements

  • Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) degree from an accredited program required
  • Current licensure as a Registered Nurse (RN) in the state of practice
  • Oncology Nursing Certification (ONC) preferred
  • Minimum of 3 years of clinical experience in oncology nursing, with progressive responsibilities and demonstrated leadership abilities
  • Strong clinical assessment, critical thinking, and problem-solving skills, with the ability to prioritize and manage multiple patient care needs effectively
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, with the ability to collaborate effectively with multidisciplinary team members, patients, and families
  • Proficiency in chemotherapy administration, biotherapy management, and central venous access device care and maintenance
  • Dedication to patient-centered care, compassion, and advocacy for patients and families affected by cancer

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