Overview

Winnipeg Health Region Registered Psychiatric Nurse, Geriatric Mental Health Program, Part Time Indefinite Term Part Time in Winnipeg, MB

Winnipeg Health Region

Branch Winnipeg MB CA

Position:
Registered Psychiatric Nurse, Geriatric Mental Health Program, Part Time Indefinite Term
Location:
Winnipeg, MB

Subsidized membership to Wellness Institute (world class medical fitness facility). For office use only :….

For office use only : 58-105-N229

INDEFINITE TERM POSITION: SUBJECT TO 24 HR NOTICE OF EXPIRY

SALARY RANGE : In accordance with the Collective Agreement

DUTIES :

  • Responsible for nursing care of assigned patients in conjunction with Program Director and other members of the health care team.

QUALIFICATIONS :

  • Current CRNM or CRPNM registration
  • 2 years experience preferred working within an adult and/or geriatric mental health setting required
  • Relevant CNA Certification an asset if not an RPN
  • Demonstrated knowledge of mental status assessments
  • Demonstrated knowledge of suicide assessment and intervention
  • Non-Violent Crisis Intervention (NVCI) required
  • Working knowledge of the interplay between physical and mental health
  • Understanding of the principles of ECT as a therapeutic modality
  • Current knowledge of psychopharmacologic drugs and their side effects
  • Experience working with groups preferred
  • Experience working with patients and their families preferred
  • Understanding of primary nursing and related roles
  • Demonstrated familiarity with the nursing process and care planning
  • Proficiency in IV therapy an asset
  • Demonstrated communication and interpersonal skills
  • Able to work well with multi-disciplinary team members
  • Good physical health to meet the demands of the position
  • Satisfactory employment record required

This position is subject to a Criminal Record/Adult Abuse & Child Abuse Registry Checks. The successful candidate will be responsible for any service charges incurred.

What Makes Seven Oaks General Hospital a Top Employer?

Fitness & Injury Prevention

  • Subsidized membership to Wellness Institute (world class medical fitness facility)
  • Free fast access to physiotherapy & chiropractor for injuries
  • Ergonomic Consults and other injury prevention programs
  • On-site massage

Amenities

  • Reasonably priced on-site monthly parking
  • On-site Daycare, including casual spots for employees
  • Employee Appreciation Events (HolidayLunch, Kids Christmas Party, Long Service Recognition)
  • On-site Tim Horton’s
  • Popcorn Wednesday’s
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Close walking distance to shops, malls and other amenities (i.e. Wal-Mart, Shoppers, Garden City Mall, etc)

Education Opportunities :

• General Education Fund for all employees

• Mentorship Programs

• Bursary and Subsidy Program

• Online Learning + Classroom Training

• Academic Partnerships & Affiliations

• Wkly Grand Rounds via Tele-health

or proceed with Standard Application Form.

Employment Type: Part Time
Location: Winnipeg, MB, CA
Posted on: 2015-08-01
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