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Job Title:
RN-FT AMH

Posted Date:
10/21/2019
Closing Date:
10/28/2019
Education Level:
None specified

Job Description

 

                                                                                 Ref# 19ONA371

                                                                                1 ‑ Full Time ‑ RN

                                                                             Adult Mental Health

Reporting to the Manager ‑ Adult Mental Health Services, you will be responsible for providing quality nursing care to

patients including complex patient populations whose outcomes are not predictable. As part of a multidisciplinary

health care team, you will practice within the Standards of the College of Nurses of Ontario, the Philosophy and

Values of Nursing Services and the policies of the Hospital.

 

Applicants must have the following qualifications:

*  Current registration as a Registered Nurse with the College of Nurses of Ontario

*  Current certification in BCLS

*  Two years recent related experience in Mental Health/Psychiatric Nursing in an acute care Schedule 1 setting

*  Certification, or recent continuing education in Mental Health/Psychiatric Nursing is preferred

 

In addition, applicants must have skill and experience in the following elements of nursing practice:

*  Aseptic Technique and Body Substance Precautions

*  Practicing as a partner on multidisciplinary teams

*  Patient and family teaching

*  Critical thinking, problem solving and conflict resolution

 

In addition to the above qualifications, preference will be given to applicants who have:

*  Knowledge of Mental Health/Psychiatric nursing theory and practice

*  Knowledge of Psychiatric pharmacotherapy

*  Knowledge of community resources

*  Knowledge of Risk Management practices

*  Knowledge of current legislation, including the Mental Health Act

*  Certification in Nonviolent Crisis Intervention preferred

*  CPMHN(C) designation is desirable

 

 

Salary Range:  $33.230 to 47.570

 

 

The Health Sciences Centre strives to ensure the safety and security of the patients, visitors, employees and assets

financial and otherwise.  As one tool in the recruitment screening process, all offers of employment to external

candidates shall be conditional upon a satisfactory Vulnerable Sector Check (VSC) to ensure the absence of relevant

criminal convictions.

 

 

The Health Sciences Centre (HSC) is committed to delivering healthcare in a manner that is consistent with Patient

and Family Centred Care.  Applicants are required to have a demonstrated knowledge, understanding and

commitment to this care philosophy.

 

Candidates will have demonstrated adherence to the Hospital's Code of Conduct.  Regular attendance at work is

imperative, therefore, all applicants will have to demonstrate a good attendance record to be considered for this

position.

 

We are an equal opportunity employer.  Upon request, accommodations due to a disability are available throughout

the selection process.

 

As a proposed designation position under the French Language Policy (HR‑esa‑12) Level 2 ‑ French

Language Skills are required.

 

 

If there are no qualified applicants for the above position, the Hospital may, at their discretion, train unqualified

individuals.

 

 

Interested applicants must submit a resume outlining relative previous experience and training no later than

11:59p.m. on Monday, 28 October, 2019.

 

Internal applicants may apply via the job posting page on the iNtranet.  External applicants must apply through our

website.

 

 

Posted:  October 21, 2019

ONA