Sickkids Job Application

Sickkids Job Application Process

You can get the chance to work at Sickkids by applying online. Below, you can find the detailed information about the hiring process of Sickkids which offers entry-level and managerial positions.

Dedicated exclusively to children and their families, The Hospital for Sick Children (SickKids) is one of the largest and most respected paediatric healthcare centres in the world.  As innovators in child health, we lead and partner to improve the health of children through the integration of healthcare, leading-edge research and education.  Our reputation would not have been built – nor could it be maintained – without the skills, knowledge and experience of the extraordinary people who come to work here every day.  SickKids is committed to ongoing learning and development, and features a caring and supportive work environment that combines exceptionally high standards of practice.

When you join SickKids, you become part of our community. We share a commitment and determination to fulfill our vision of Healthier Children. A Better World.

Don’t miss out on the opportunity to work alongside the world’s best in paediatric healthcare.

Sickkids Job Application

Apply Online Sickkids Jobs

You can be a member of Sickkids family by completing the hiring process which is explained below. In order to finish the application process, you can use the link provided below to access to the online application page where you can find out more about the position for which you want to apply.

Patient Service Aide

As a member of a patient care team, you will provide support services for the patient, family and other members of the patient care team.  Using your strong communication skills, you will address patient and family concerns and requests.  Your problem solving-skills will enable you to adjust service and work priorities. You will promote and maintain a high standard of cleanliness and customer service.

Shift: Saturday, Sunday & Stat Holidays 11:30pm-7:30am.

Although this posting indicates an initial area of assignment and shift, the Hospital reserves the right to assign to other areas of assignment and shifts as deemed necessary.

Here’s What You’ll Get To Do

  • Ensures a clean, safe and comfortable environment for patients and families by maintaining the patient rooms/treatment areas according to environmental specifications of service, as follows:
  • Cleaning and setting up patient rooms, treatment areas, making beds and supplying linens.
  • Identifying patient/family priorities and concerns, adjust service provisions accordingly.
  • Cleaning non patient care areas.
  • Ensure that unit based clinical equipment used for patient care is cleaned, functioning and available for use. Report any concerns with equipment or that require repair to the Supervisor.
  • Checking and restocking patient care supplies and identifying requirements for supplies that need to be re-ordered.
  • Ensuring an appropriate level of supplies in patient care areas is available and verify any required orders that may be needed for patient care.
  • Assist with meeting patient nourishment needs, including distributing and collection patient meal trays
  • Communicate changing work priorities with co-workers to ensure the efficient operations and service needs.
  • Assist with transportation duties as required, when transport services is not available, including patients and other patient care needs such as specimen deliveries to the lab.
  • The PSA is accountable to ensure Infection Prevention & Controls standards (PIDAC), department/hospital policies and procedures are being adhered to.
  • Involved in quality assurance program and inspections by Supervisors and Clinical staff.
  • Discretion applied to prioritize clinical needs/requests due to patient/unit/clinic activity.

Here’s What You’ll Need

  • At least 1 year Hospital related experience.
  • Good communication and interpersonal skills, good problem solving abilities and flexibility.
  • Ability to work both as a member of a team and independently.
  • Must have verbal and written fluency in English.
  • Must be able to meet the physical requirements of the job.
  • Strong customer service orientation.
  • Must successfully pass the PSA Skills Assessment

Housekeeping Aide

As a Housekeeping Aide, you will maintain an environment that is clean, safe and comfortable. You will promote a high standard of customer service.  You will also perform environmental services duties by following procedures and work assignments.

Although this posting indicates an initial area of assignment and shift, the Hospital reserves the right to assign to other areas of assignment and shifts as deemed necessary.

Shifts:various shifts; not to exceed 24 hours per week

Here’s What You’ll Need To Do

  • Responsible for the overall environmental services duties of the hospital by ensuring a high standard of cleanliness is maintained as follows:
  • Sweeps, dust mops, damp mops, wet mops, high dusts and vacuums floors, stairwells and corridors.
  • Maintains floors with the use of floor polishers, scrubs and when required resurfacing floors.
  • Washes walls, vents, windows, ceiling and light fixtures using cleaning solutions and equipment.
  • Cleans and replenishes supplies in washrooms on a daily basis.
  • Moves furniture as required in order to maintain proper cleaning of area.
  • Change privacy and window drapery.
  • Shampoos and extracts carpets and upholstery.
  • Collects refuse and soiled linen.
  • Disinfects all horizontal and vertical surfaces; polishes and maintains all metal surfaces with the appropriate cleaning solutions.
  • Prepares patient discharge rooms as per procedure.
  • Prepares bedding i.e. Dr’s Quarters.
  • Returns soiled mops and other equipment i.e. Housekeeping cart, auto scrubber, burnisher etc. issued to the department upon completion of use.
  • Cleans equipment Housekeeping cart, auto scrubber, burnisher etc. daily after use and returns equipment to the utility closet at the end of each shift.
  • Ensures the utility closet is maintained tidy.

Here’s What You’ll Need

  • Grade 10 or equivalent
  • Must be able to wear personal protective equipment and able to perform work that is physical in nature, such as standing, bending, twisting, reaching, etc.
  • Ability to coordinate, prioritize and assign tasks to other team members to ensure customer service needs are being met.
  • Must be able to communicate both verbally and written in English.
  • Must be able to work both independently and in a team environment, with a high focus on customer service satisfaction.

Employment Type: Part-time Casual

Clinical Fellow

We are seeking a part-time Psychology Clinical Fellow to join the Department of Psychology and the Eating Disorders Program at the Hospital for Sick Children as part of our Post-Doctoral Fellowship in Clinical Psychology.  This position is 2 days per week (0.4FTE) and will involve a combination of direct clinical service and clinical research.  This is a one-year training position beginning in September 2019, with the possibility of renewal for the second year conditional on successful completion of the first year requirements.

Here’s What You’ll Get To Do

Training Setting: The Hospital for Sick Children (SickKids), affiliated with the University of Toronto, is Canada’s most research-intensive hospital and the largest centre dedicated to improving children’s health in the country.  The Department of Psychology at SickKids includes approximately 30 psychologists and 10 psychometrists, along with numerous clinical and research staff and trainees providing services and conducting clinical research within the hospital.

Clinical Training: The fellowship offers clinical training within the Eating Disorder Program including:  in psychodiagnostic and psychometric assessment; family, group and individual therapies;  inpatient, day program, and outpatient services; and opportunities for consultation/liaison services for a wide range of psychiatric, motivational and medical conditions.

Clinical Research: The fellowship also requires the coordination and delivery of one or more clinical research projects, which could either be; (a) retrospective and descriptive – based either on a large existing clinical database, or (b) prospective and longitudinal – but a smaller scale design.  The fellow will work as part of a specific team of clinical researchers and be involved in all aspects of the research process, from data analysis to manuscript writing.

Supervision is provided by senior staff in the Department of Psychology and involves observation, report review, and one-on-one meetings to discuss cases.

Didactics:  A wide range of didactic opportunities are available, including Psychology Clinical Rounds, Professional Issues Seminars for Psychology Clinical Fellows, EDP Clinical Psychology Seminars, Brain & Mental Health Rounds, and numerous clinical rounds in Adolescent Medicine, Psychiatry, and Paediatrics.


Applicants should be graduates of a CPA/APA accredited graduate program in clinical psychology and have completed a CPA/APA accredited pre-doctoral internship in clinical psychology.  It is expected that applicants will have internship level training in pediatric clinical psychology and/or health psychology.  All degree requirements must be completed before the fellowship start date.  It is also expected that the applicant will meet the requirements for issuance of a Certificate for Supervised Practice and pursue registration with the College of Psychologists of Ontario during the first year of the fellowship.


SickKids is located in downtown Toronto.  With over 2.5 million residents, it is the fifth most populous municipality in North America. Toronto lies on the shore of Lake Ontario, the easternmost of the Great Lakes.  It is the cultural, entertainment, and financial capital of the nation. Toronto is a clean, safe, cosmopolitan city with a wonderful network of parks, recreational, and cultural facilities and is consistently rated as one of the world’s most livable cities.

Employment Type

Part-time (.4 FTE or 14 hours/week) contract

Clin. Res. Project Asst.-RI

The Clinical Research Project Assistant will work closely with the Clinical Research Coordinator, Manager and/or Principal Investigator to assist in the operations of clinical research studies involving children undergoing intensive chemotherapy. This includes the development of clinical practice guidelines, the development and validation of patient-reported outcome instruments, and the implementation of interventions (including yoga) to reduce treatment-related symptoms. This position includes working weekends (Saturdays and Sundays) and being available for statutory holidays.

Here’s What You’ll Get To Do

Project Related in Hospital (20% of role):

  • Assist with the conduct of a variety of studies focused on supportive care in children undergoing intensive chemotherapy, including a study involving yoga
  • Obtain informed consent and conduct participant screening, recruit and enroll subjects
  • Administer study questionnaires and conduct interviews with children with cancer, their parents, and health care professionals.

Project Related Administrative (20% of role)

  • Maintain study logs and databases.
  • Prepare submissions to the Research Ethics Board
  • Perform data management including checking data for accuracy and completeness, entering data into study databases, and data cleaning.
  • Prepare study case report forms and assemble packages of questionnaires
  • Conduct health chart reviews.

General Administrative (60% of role):

  • Perform general office duties including photocopying, faxing, typing, mail sorting, filing, obtaining signatures, etc.
  • Assist with tasks related to grant and/or manuscript preparation
  • Organize a variety of meetings/conferences/events and make arrangements including meeting rooms, meals, and audiovisual equipment services.

Here’s What You’ll Need

  • Minimum 200 hour Yoga Teaching Certification REQUIRED plus 1-2 years teaching experience preferred
  • Post-secondary degree in sciences, social sciences, or a health-related discipline
  • Demonstrated experience working with children and/or youth
  • Working weekends and being available for statutory holidays is REQUIRED
  • 1-2 years’ experience in a clinical research setting is preferred
  • An interest in patient-oriented e-Health applications is considered an asset
  • Knowledge in pediatric oncology is considered an asset
  • Experience with EndNote, PubMed and Medline searches is an asset
  • Exemplary communication skills, both verbal and written
  • Excellent time management skills and ability to manage multiple priorities
  • Meticulous attention to detail
  • Creative, flexible, self-directed, innovative, results- and detail-oriented

Sickkids Application Form/PDF

You can check whether there is printable application form available for Sickkids and you can download it if there is one. You can either submit the application form in person or you can send it via email.

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