Realize your career potential at William Osler Health System, an award winning workplace, ‘Accredited with Exemplary Standing’ from Accreditation Canada. Osler is one of Canada’s largest community hospital corporations, with three dynamic sites – Brampton Civic Hospital, Etobicoke General Hospital and Peel Memorial Centre for Integrated Health & Wellness– serving 1.3 million residents of the communities of Brampton, Etobicoke and surrounding communities in the Central West Toronto area. At Osler we are committed to our Vision: Patient-inspired health care without boundaries.
Registered Nurse- One (1) Part Time
5th Level Mental Health Outpatient Medication and Health & Wellness Clinic – Etobicoke General Hospital
POSTING NUMBER: OSLER01277
HOURS: Currently 8/12-hour shifts, Day, Evenings with Weekends and Staturatoy Holidays (Subject to change in accordance with operational requirements)
The Registered Nurse (RN) is a regulated health care professional who is accountable and responsible for providing quality patient focused nursing care to patients in the 5th Level Mental Health –Outpatient Unit. As part of the inter-professional health care team, the RN will practice according to the nursing practice expectations set by William Osler Health System, the regulatory practice standards of the College of Nurses and the legislative requirements set by the Regulated Health Professions Act (RHPA).
You will function as a dynamic and innovative member of a multidisciplinary team providing direct care of patients suffering with serious or moderate mental health illnesses. The successful candidate will provide direct nursing practice, through assessment, monitoring and administration of patients receiving Long Acting Injectable Antipsychotics and Oral Clozapine medication. You will be leading the Long Acting Injectable, Clozapine and Health and Wellness Program. You will be involved with providing health teaching, case management, individual and group counseling. As part of a team you will be involved in data collection and aware of research methodology and evaluations leading to the development of hospital policies and procedures.
You are expected to apply your knowledge, skill and critical thinking throughout the nursing process. And adherence to the ethics and professional standards outlined by the College of Nurses of Ontario. The functions of this position will be performed in a caring, professional, and non-judgmental manner using ethical and evidence based practice guidelines.
If you’re interested in pursuing this position, we would like to hear from you. We are specifically searching for:
- Current registration, and in good standing, with the College of Nurses of Ontario
- Experience within the last 8 years, with a minimum of 5 years within Mental Health required
- Canadian Nurses Association certification in Psychiatric Mental Health preferred
- Experience working with individuals who have severe and persistent mental illness, metabolic and concurrent disorders required
- Experience in conducting/facilitating psycho-educational groups required
- Ability to deliver counselling and psychotherapy within the legislative requirements and medical directives, required
To apply please visit our Careers website at https://careeropportunities.williamoslerhs.ca and apply to Job Posting OSLER01277