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Job title: Nurse 2 – Intensive Community Reintegration Service (I.C.R.S.)

Company: Winnipeg Regional Health Authority

Job description: Requisition ID: 361950Position Number: 21000435Posting End Date:July3, 2024City: WinnipegEmployer: Shared HealthSite: Shared Health – MATCDepartment / Unit: Intensive Community Reintegration ServJob Stream: ClinicalUnion: MNUAnticipated Start Date: 07/02/2024FTE: 1.00Anticipated Shift: DaysWork Arrangement: In PersonDaily Hours Worked: 7.75Annual Base Hours: 2015Salary: $39.233, $40.604, $41.977, $43.407, $44.809, $46.260, $47.185, $48.129Shared Health leads the planning and coordinates the integration of patient- centered clinical and preventive health services across Manitoba. The organization also delivers some province-wide health services and supports centralized administrative and business functions for Manitoba health organizations.The successful applicant may be eligible for an annual full-time incentive of up to $2,000 each year until 2025 as per MOU #31 of the current MNU collective agreement.Position OverviewIntensive Community Re-Integration Service works in partnership with Montcalm School and other MATC program areas to provide psychiatric assessments, consultation and day treatment for children and adolescents with complex multi-diagnostic issues. This Nursing position works within an interdisciplinary team and provides a range of interventions. The clients in the service will range in age from 9 – 17 years and have a primary presentation of Autism, Tourette Syndrome, ADHD, Anxiety, Intellectual disability and have a broad range of behavioral, emotional and mental health concerns that impact on their home, school and community environments. Services are delivered using a family centered approach within an intensive outpatient day treatment service model approach.Experience

  • Minimum of two years’ experience working with individuals with neurodevelopmental disorders.
  • Experience in group therapy preferred.
  • Training and demonstrated skill in several clinical modalities.
  • Knowledge of child and adolescent development, and mental health issues in childhood and adolescence with an emphasis on Tourette’s, ADHD, ASD, Intellectual disability and Anxiety.
  • Knowledge of various neurological disorders, eg. autism, cognitive disabilities, genetic syndromes.
  • Must be familiar with psychotropic medications.

Education (Degree/Diploma/Certificate)

Education and Prevention Coordinator (Elora, Ontario)
  • Graduate from an approved program in Psychiatric Nursing or Nursing. (BSc.P.N., B.Sc. M.H. or B.Sc.N. preferred).
  • Experience in psychiatry is essential. Child and Adolescent Mental Health experience preferred.

Certification/Licensure/Registration

  • Staff not licensed/registered with a legislated professional body must be registered/certified with an appropriate Association.

Qualifications and Skills

  • Ability to work effectively as a member of an interdisciplinary health team.
  • Must be familiar with current behavioural strategies and interventions.
  • Work collaboratively with psychiatrists, families and community partners to provide assessment, education, and interventions.
  • Provide treatment interventions for children, adolescents, and families.
  • Establish and maintain professional working relationships with the system supports affiliated with the neurodevelopmental community.
  • Provide consultation and education around medication and monitoring of side effects.
  • Administers and monitors effects of medications and related health care procedures.
  • Supports and provides education to parents and caregivers.
  • Provides education to the community.
  • Provides support to psychiatrist in a clinical setting as required.
  • Maintain documentation as required.
  • Plans, implements, and evaluates client treatment plans.

Physical RequirementsNot ApplicableWe have a unique ability to work together to make health care better. If you want to make a difference and contribute to supporting the health of your family, friends and neighbours, please apply today.Interested candidates should select the “Apply” icon below to upload their cover letter, resume and copy of licenses/certification.This position requires a current satisfactory Criminal Records Check (including Vulnerable Sector Search), Child Abuse Registry Check and Adult Abuse Registry Check as conditions of employment. The successful candidate will be responsible for any service charges incurred. A security check is considered current if it was obtained no more than six (6) months prior to the start of employment.Please note that an employee is not permitted to hold two or more positions in Shared Health that combine to equal more than 1.0 FTE.Shared Health values and supports employment equity and workplace diversity and encourages all qualified individuals to apply. We thank all applicants but only those selected for an interview will be contacted.We welcome applications from people with disabilities. Accommodations are available upon request during the assessment and selection process.

Location: Winnipeg, MB

Job date: Thu, 27 Jun 2024 22:15:53 GMT