Rural & Remote Adult Mental Health & Substance Use Nurse (MH Network Team) – 100 Mile House

Position Summary

We have an exciting relief part time (0.82 FTE) opportunity for an experienced Registered Nurse or Registered Psychiatric Nurse to join our Mental Health & Substance Use (MHSU) Network team at our 100 Mile Hospital in B.C. This relief is until December 21, 2022 or return of the incumbent.

What will you work on?
In accordance with established vision and values of the organization, the Nurse works 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.

This position works closely with primary care providers; supports OAT clinics, fills in any gaps as per their discipline within the department.

Days of work are Tuesday to Friday. Shift types are days and shift times are from 08:30 to 16:30 hours.

About this location/unit
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.

How will you create an impact?
Joining our IH team will allow you to challenge yourself professionally while enjoying all the personal pursuits available to you within this fantastic community.

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.

If you are motivated to be challenged professionally, this is the move for you. Apply today!

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 #:

01743157

Employee Type:

RELIEF PART TIME (0.82 FTE)

Bargaining Unit:

BCNU

Facility:

100 MILE HOUSE HOSPITAL

Location:

100 Mile House

Department:

ONM MH HEALTH NETWORK CI 1

Reports To:

MANAGER (OR DESIGNATE)

Hourly Wage:

$36.23 - $47.58

Close Date:

AUGUST 15, 2022

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