Rural & Remote Adult Mental Health & Substance Use Nurse

Position Summary

Exciting opportunity available for a nurse passionate and experienced in Mental Health and Substance Use! If you have two years related experience in Mental Health and Substance Use environment and would like to be a part of a supportive team environment while working autonomously, this is the position for you!

What will you work on?
The Registered Nurse/Registered Psychiatric Nurse - Rural & Remote works as an integral part of an integrated mental health and substance use service. The Nurse provides services such as case management, treatment, support and recovery, crisis/acute in-reach, episodic overdose prevention services and support to individuals experiencing acute and/or chronic mental illness and/or problem substance use.

This is a Permanent Part Time 0.5 FTE position. Days of works at Monday, Tuesday and alternating Wednesdays with shifts from 08:00 to 16:00.

How will we help you grow?
We provide you with an orientation customized to meet your needs, and immediate support and access from excellent colleagues. You will have access to work in an interdisciplinary environment where patients are at the centre of care. We also offer continuous education opportunities.

Community Profile: Enjoy the luxuries of an urban amenities in a unique rural setting, 100 Mile House has a strong community spirit and community events that provide the vibrancy that keeps the small town thriving. In this community, you will find an ever expanding arts and culture scene providing music, dance, theatre, markets, and incredible gold rush history to visitors and community members alike. Enjoy endless outdoor recreation here year round! During summer this beautiful area is fantastic for hiking, canoeing, boating, mountain biking and fishing. Winter brings backcountry skiing, as well as snowmobiling, snowshoeing, dogsledding and sleigh rides. The natural beauty of the region with its lush forests and patchwork of lakes and rivers is the perfect backdrop for an outdoor lifestyle.

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.


Apply today to join our community mental health team in 100 Mile House!

Qualifications

- Graduation from an approved school of nursing.
- Two (2) years’ recent related experience in a mental health and substance use environment or an equivalent combination of education, training and experience.
- Current practicing registration with the British Columbia College of Nurses and Midwives (BCCNM).
- Current valid B.C. driver’s license.

Comments

This posting is covered by the Provincial Health Officer’s mandatory COVID-19 vaccination orders and selected applicant(s) must comply.

Interior Health now offers assistance from an Aboriginal Employment Advisor. If you self-identify as Aboriginal (First Nations, Métis or Inuit) and if you would like assistance with internal career exploration, send your question via email to AboriginalEmployment@interiorhealth.ca to be redirected to the Employment Advisor. We invite applicants to self-identify as First nations, Métis, or Inuit within cover letters and/or resumes.

Competition #:

01727241

Employee Type:

PERMANENT PART TIME (0.50 FTE)

Bargaining Unit:

BCNU

Facility:

100 MILE HOUSE HOSPITAL

Location:

100 Mile House

Department:

ONM MH ACSS (CASE MGMT)

Reports To:

MANAGER (OR DESIGNATE)

Hourly Wage:

$36.23 - $47.58

Close Date:

OPEN UNTIL FILLED

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