Job Title: Registered Psychiatric Nurse (RPN)
Based at: Downtown, Edmonton
Reports to: Director of Programs, Homelessness
Hours of work: 40hrs per week, Mon-Fri
Salary: Starting at $36.87/hr
Start date: Immediate
Status: Permanent, Full Time Position
To serve, strengthen and uplift men, women, youth and children through the life-changing gospel of Jesus Christ ______________________________________________________________________________________
This position functions as part of a diverse, multidisciplinary team within an emergency shelter/addictions & recovery setting. Community members present with various physical, mental and social health concerns – as well as challenges with addictions. The community health nurse utilizes clinical expertise, critical thinking, problem solving, decision-making skills, and a health promotion approach to provide holistic care. As an RPN, you will use your nursing skills and training to provide medical care, develop mental health programming, advocate for clients and complete health teaching and promotion. You will work to continually increase your knowledge of and relationship with community resources to be able to guide community members to the appropriate facilities to meet their whole health needs and goals.
Within the parameters of your license and scope of practice, you will safely provide hands-on care to community members as able. As a nurse leader, you will use your understanding of evidence-based practices to advise shelter leadership and staff on methods to promote the health and safety of workers and community members. The successful applicant will work to intentionally connect with and build relationships and rapport with community members so as to assist them in identifying and achieving their physical, mental, emotional, social, and spiritual health goals.
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To Apply, please send:
1. Resume and
2. Cover letter stating why you would like to work in a Christian organization.
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