We are currently recruiting a Mental Health & Addictions Nurse (MHAN), RN
Competition #: FY1920-077
Date Posted: October 30, 2019
Date Closed: Until Filled
Start Date: As soon as possible
Reports to: Manager, Regional Programs – Mental Health & Addictions
Category: Permanent Full-time (1.0 FTE)
Current primary assigned location: Mississauga Office, 2655 North Sheridan Way
Reporting to the Manager, Mental Health & Addictions, the Mental Health & Addiction Nurse (MHAN) is responsible for providing client-centered recovery focused nursing assessment, planning and intervention to identified students (along with their carers) within the Halton District School Board and Halton Catholic District School Board. This Registered Nurse role is required to work along side School Board staff to ensure the best outcome for their students who present with complex needs .
The MHAN is also responsible for (but not limited to) providing essential mental health and addictions related advice and support to educators within schools; assisting school teams in recognizing and resonponding to students with complex mental health and addicitons issues; system navigation including developing collaborative relationships with childrens mental health agencies, psychiatry, acute care and primary care; ensure positive public relaitons and effective coordination of services thorugh ongoing liason and participation on internal and external committtees.
To apply for this vacancy please submit a resume with covering letter referencing FY1920-077 via the following link www.lhinjobs.ca or visit the Mississauga Halton LHIN Career Opportunity page at lhinjobs.ca Please note, only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.
Mississauga Halton LHIN is a respectful, caring and inclusive workplace, committed to Employment Equity. We welcome diversity in the workplace, and encourage applications from all qualified individuals including women, members of visible minorities, aboriginal persons, and persons with disabilities. We will provide accommodations throughout the recruitment and selection and/or assessment process to applicants with disabilities. Applicants need to make their accommodation needs known when contacted.
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