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|Address||, Golden, BC,
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Position Summary |
An exciting opportunity is now available for an experienced Mental Health Nurse for the Golden Health Centre. This is Term Specific Part Time (FTE 0.50) position. Days shifts, from 08:30 to 17:00 Monday to Friday only.
As the Rural & Remote Adult Mental Health & Substance Use Nurse you will be a member of a small MHSU multidisciplinary team that includes nursing, life skills work, and paramedical. We are looking for an RN/RPN with a minimum of two years in a MHSU community setting providing assessments, case management, family support, and psychosicial rehabilitation. You will work as an integral part of an integrated mental health and substance use service. The Nurse provides urgent outreach, responsive assessment and treatment, case management, GP shared care, education, and support to individuals experiencing acute and/or chronic mental illness and/or problem substance use.
Located in the Rockies, Golden (population 7,000) lives up to its reputation as the ultimate destination for an incredible array of outdoor activities. People come here from all over for the area&'s world-class outdoor recreation. Summer activities include river rafting, paragliding, mountain biking, and wildlife viewing. In winter, the attractions are downhill skiing and snowboarding, backcountry skiing, cross-country skiing, heli-skiing and snowmobiling. Gorgeous scenery, crisp mountain air, and the most majestic scenery in the world are at your doorstep in Golden, BC!
Interior Health strives to create an environment where you enjoy the work you do, the place where you work, and the people around you. Everyone plays a role in the care continuum. Come and join our team!
Education, Training and Experience:
. Graduation from an approved school of nursing.
. Two (2) years' recent related experience in a mental health and substance use environment such as Adult Community Support Services (ACSS), Urgent Response, Adult Short Term Assessment and Treatment (ASTAT), Elderly Services, Alcohol & Drug or an equivalent combination of education, training and experience.
. Current practicing registration with the College of Registered Nurses of British Columbia (CRNBC) or the College of Registered Psychiatric Nurses of British Columbia (CRPNBC).
. Current valid B.C. driver&'s license.