3C is a 22 bed psychiatry unit that focuses on restoring and maintaining mental health and optimizing functional capacity of the frail elderly. The successful incumbent will be proficient in supporting nurse led group therapy for patients on Unit 3C. Behavior management including de-escalation techniques will be essential to work with this patient population.
As a Registered Nurse (RN), you will provide a wide variety of nursing services to patients, families, communities and populations, while taking necessary steps to ensure their safety and well-being. In your role, you will utilize nursing processes, through critical thinking, problem solving and decision making, as well as teach, counsel and advocate on behalf of patients and their families. You will play a leadership role in supporting an integrated and holistic approach to patient care, health promotion and maintenance. You will provide safe, quality patient and family centered care while reflecting the shared vision and values of AHS.
Classification: Registered Nurse
Union: United Nurses of Alberta
Department: PCU 3C Geriatric Psychiatry
Primary Location: Glenrose Rehabilitation Hsp
Multi-Site: At (UNA only)
Posting End Date: 20-JUL-2020
Temporary Employee Class: Temp Part Time
Date Available: 30-JUL-2020
Temporary End Date: 30-OCT-2020
Hours per Shift: 7.75
Length of Shift in weeks: 4
Shifts per cycle: 12
Shift Pattern: Days, Evenings, Weekends
Days Off: As Per Rotation
Minimum Salary: $36.86
Maximum Salary: $48.37
Vehicle Requirement: N/A
Completion of an accredited nursing education program. Active or eligible for registration and practice permit with the College and Association of Registered Nurses of Alberta (CARNA). Current Basic Cardiac Life Support - Health Care Provider (BCLS-HCP).
Additional Required Qualifications:
HONOS certified. NVCI certified.