MENTAL HEALTH NURSE (RN/RPN)
Job ID 1683976 Date posted 04/01/2022 Job title :MENTAL HEALTH NURSE (RN/RPN) Community :TRAIL Facility :HARBOUR HOUSE Status :RELIEF PART TIME (0.65 FTE) Position Summary
We are presently hiring a relief part time (0.65 FTE) RN/RPN with experience in mental health to join our team at the Harbour House Mental Health Group Home in Trail, B.C. This relief is until July 20, 2022 or return of the incumbent.
About this location/unit
Harbour House is a nine-bed tertiary care facility for clients requiring residential psychosocial rehabilitation and recovery-orientated care.
Who are we looking for?
Strong candidates will have experience working in a mental health or psychiatric environment and be familiar with a Psychosocial Rehabilitation (PRSR) model of care.
This position offers:
• Working with residents in a case management capacity (i.e. care planning, taking residents to appointments, administering medication and reviewing effects of medication, supporting and working with the Outreach staff). • Collaborating with the Lifeskills team on daily social activities. • Opportunity to provide in-charge nursing duties when required. • Working within the PRSR scope of practice; goal setting and planning within a team-based care model. • Working together with the multi-disciplinary team in supporting residents care and growth.
Nursing shifts are rotating days and nights 07:00 to 19:00 or 19:00 to 07:00 hour.
Reasons to Apply at Interior Health... What we can do for you
We offer an exceptional employer-paid benefits package, recognition of previous experience in determining starting salary, and generous vacation entitlement after your first year of employment.
We offer a work environment conducive to growth and development of strong clinical skills. The opportunity to have a balanced lifestyle that allows you to maintain the quality of life you desire.
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Education, Training and Experience:
Graduation from an approved school of nursing.
Two years’ recent related experience in a mental health and addictions environment; or an equivalent combination of education, training and experience.
Current practicing registration with the British Columbia College of Nurses and Midwives (BCCNM).