Diploma in Nursing, Holy Name Medical Centre

Write an introductory cover letter of no more than 500 words in which you explain your
professional objectives, professional interests, and strengths as an applicant.
Create a resume detailing your license(s), earned degree(s), certification(s), professional
experiences, previous positions held, membership in professional organizations,
publications, and skills.
Both the cover letter and resume should be formally written using a professionally
accepted format. Review “Resume Resources,” located at for
professional templates may be used.
Share your resume with a colleague and elicit their feedback. Revise your resume if
needed and submit the resume in the assignment section of the course.

Career Objective
 Licenced Cancer Care Nurse with over 9 years of experience with Washington
General Hospital and New York Metropolitan Cancer Treatment Centre.
 Seeking full time Cancer Care Nursing position.
 Possesses excellent impeccable professional qualifications and recommendations.

Licences and Registrations

 Registered Nurse State of New York No.252011-Current
 Registered Nurse Washington DC No. WA664421- Previously
 Advanced Oncology Certified Nurse Practitioner, Oncology Nursing
Certification Corporation
 First-Aid Certification- Current
 CPR Certification–Current


 Master’s in Nursing, University of Columbia, September 2014
 Bachelor of Science in Nursing, University of Columbia, May 2007


 Diploma in Nursing, Holy Name Medical Centre, 2005

Professional Experience

 New York Metropolitan Cancer Treatment Centre, New York, NY
May 2010 to Date


 Collaborating with patients to operationalize cancer care needs and coordinate
acute referrals and transitions.
 Operate, set up and monitor cancer equipment and devices.
 Performing administrative duties to facilitate transfers, admission and
discharge of patients.
 Distinguish between abnormal and normal cancer developments and other
tumours as stage 1, 2 or 3.
 Supervise the working of nursing aides and LPNs.
 Monitoring patient treatment progress.
 Adhering to regulations and standards established in nursing care.
 Creating care plans for different patients
 Evaluating patients’ responses and progress to treatment
 Mentoring junior nurses to maximize performance and increase knowledge

Washington General Hospital, Washington, WA
August 2007 to January 2010

 Documenting symptoms, behaviours and test results.
 Evaluating patients’ progress and response to treatment.
 Recording data and observations for research.
 Caring for patient undergoing treatment.

Previous Held Positions

 Oncology Committee, New York General Hospital.
 Head Nurse Cancer Department, New York General Hospital.
 President of NursingFaculty, University of Columbia.

Professional Organizations

 Children Cancer and Blood Transfusion.
 Breast Cancer Research Foundation.
 Paediatric Cancer Foundation.


 The Role of Family in Cancer Treatment- Dissertation Columbia University.
 Nursing and Cancer Support Groups- Journal of Advanced Nursing.

Nursing Skills

 Team leader
 HIPPA compliance
 Compassionate care
 Mentor
 Cancer research familiarity
 Patient education
 IV medication
 Chart review
 Cancer research familiarity
 Detail-oriented
 Organized