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North East Local Health Integration Network

The North East Local Health Integration Network (NE LHIN) is dedicated to leading a high quality integrated health system for people living in Northeastern Ontario. The NE LHIN plans, funds and works to integrate health services across the region.  The NE LHIN is also responsible for the delivery of quality home and community care services for people who call Northeastern Ontario home.  As a health system manager, we need ambitious, creative people who are motivated to make a difference in their community, prepared to challenge the status quo and ready to use their diverse skills to strengthen the system of care for Northerners. We're looking for the right people with the right skills to achieve our strategic priorities and vision of providing quality health care when Northerners need it.



Position:  Registered Nurse, Mental Health & Addictions (#076-18)

Region:  Manitoulin/Sudbury

Description:  

JOB POSTING #076-18

 

POSTING DATE: July 11, 2018

                                                                                                                                            

 

JOB TITLE:                          Registered Nurse, Mental Health and Addictions - Bilingual - Full-Time

INITIAL ASSIGNMENT:   Mental Health and Addictions – School Program (SUD RN MHA-003)

BARGAINING AGENT:     ONA

LOCATION:                         Sudbury Office

EFFECTIVE DATE:            Immediately

 

 

POSITION SUMMARY:

 

The Registered Nurse, Mental Health and Addictions, will be assigned to a district school board to advise educators, develop individual care plans in collaboration with other professionals and assist school boards in developing strategies to address mental health and addiction needs.

NATURE & SCOPE:

  • Assisting school boards in recognizing and responding to student mental health and addiction issues;
  • Providing medical consultation to educators regarding issues such as medication management for individual students;
  • Providing services and support to students with mild to complex mental health and substance abuse issues;
  • Developing plans for patients with mental health and addiction needs including the transition of students back to school from hospitalization;
  • Providing support or intervention for issues such as self-harm or treatment refusal;
  • Play a key role in helping students and/or parents’ access services such as family health and/or addictions agencies; 
  • Apply knowledge of nursing process, as it relates to scope of practice, to achieve identified client goals.

 

QUALIFICATIONS:

·       Direct clinical experience in providing mental health and/or addictions services for children and youth;

·       Knowledge of the mental health and addictions service system for children and youth;

·       Solid knowledge of health care related legislation and practices;

·       Assessment and care planning skills;

·       Ability to work independently;

·       Effective interpersonal and communications skills;

·       Registered Nurse and relevant related experience;

·       Current registration with the College of Nurses of Ontario;

·       Advanced written and oral proficiency in English and French is essential;

·       Must have valid driver’s license and access to a vehicle;

·       Valid Emergency First Aid Certification;

·       Travel will be required.

 

SALARY:      

$36.14 per hour to a maximum of $44.75 per hour, commensurate with experience.



Salary:  To be discussed

Terms of Employment:  Full-Time

Deadline for Application:  Wednesday, July 18, 2018

How to Apply:  

The NE LHIN is an equal opportunity employer.  Personal information submitted will be used only for the purpose of determining suitability for this vacancy.  All applicants are thanked for their interest in this position.  Only those applicants selected for an interview will be contacted.

Interested persons are invited to submit a cover letter and resume by July 18, 2018 at 4:30 p.m. by e-mail to:          

nelhinemployment@lhins.on.ca

Applications received after the date noted above may be considered unless seniority is the determining factor in selecting the successful candidate.

Please refer to posting number 076-18 when applying.



Location:  Sudbury

Profession Type:  Nurses (NP, RN and RPN)

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