Registered Nurse / Registered Psychiatric Nurse – Adult Community Support ServicesApply Now Job ID 1542364 Date posted 05/03/2021
Facility :MERRITT S CENT HEALTH CTR
Status :RELIEF FULL TIME
We have an exciting Relief Full Time opportunity available within our dynamic Adult Community Support Services (ACSS) team in beautiful Merritt, BC. If you have strong assessment and intake skills and are comfortable responding to crisis situations in the community, apply today to join our team!
The Rural & Remote Adult Mental Health & Substance Use 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 is a relief full time position until December 31, 2021.
Shifts are Monday to Friday, 08:30 to 16:60.
Apply today to join our community mental health team in Merritt, BC!
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.
Interior Health values diversity and inclusion. Our goal is to cultivate a workforce rich in culture, experience and knowledge to ensure equitable health outcomes for all of the clients we serve. We are welcoming of all populations including our Aboriginal partners throughout the Interior Health Region. We are committed to increasing our Aboriginal representative workforce to build an engaged, culturally diverse organization focused on the goal of providing high quality, sustainable healthcare through an engaged workforce and healthy workplaces. We build inclusive, trusting and respectful relationships through our partnerships.