Rn/Rpn Opportunities at BC Children's Hospital on the Child & Adolescent Mental Health Unit

January 6 2021
Industries Healthcare, social assistance
Categories Health, Medical, HR, Training, HRIS, ATS, Nursing, Social Work, Counselling, Psychology
Vancouver, BC

If you’re truly passionate about Mental Health, please read the unit details below and apply now! Relocation bonus up to $5000 available!

Regular, Temporary, Full, Part-time and Casual Opportunities available across all units.

Child and Adolescent Psychiatric Emergency (CAPE)

  • A six-bed unit providing emergency psychiatric assessments and stabilization for children and adolescents in crisis up to and including the age of 16 years. CAPE is a short-term stay unit with an average stay of three to five days. CAPE currently has full and part-time opportunities available!

Child Psychiatry Inpatient Unit

  • A 10-bed unit that provides inpatient psychiatric services to children under 12 years old from mainland BC and the Yukon. Children are generally admitted to the Child Psychiatry program through a planned admission process.

Provincial Specialized Eating Disorders Program for Children & Adolescents

  • Providing care including supportive counseling to patients and their families, life-skills teaching to patients, teaching and providing meal support therapy to patients, friends and families and professionals in the community, advocating for patients, and medical monitoring. Eating disorders currently has full and part-time opportunities available!

Adolescent Psychiatry

  • A 10-bed unit providing psychiatric assessments and treatment for adolescents. The average length of stay is four weeks. Adolescents are generally admitted to the program through a planned admission process.

Please indicate on your cover letter why you are interested in joining our team at BC Children's mental health! Check out our video HERE

What you bring

  • Graduation from a recognized program in Nursing or Psychiatric Nursing.
  • Current practicing registration with the College of Registered Nurses of British Columbia (CRNBC) or the College of Registered Psychiatric Nurses of British Columbia (CRPNBC)
  • One (1) year of recent experience working in a child/adolescent psychiatric pediatric mental health care setting, or an equivalent combination of education and experience.

What we do

BC Children’s Hospital (BCCH) bcchildrens.ca provides care for the most seriously ill or injured children from across British Columbia.

The Provincial Health Services Authority (PHSA) plans, manages and evaluates specialized health services with the BC health authorities to provide equitable and cost-effective health care for people throughout the province. Our values reflect our commitment to excellence and include: Respect people – Be compassionate – Dare to innovate – Cultivate partnerships – Serve with purpose.

Learn more about PHSA and our programs: jobs.phsa.ca/programs-and-services

PHSA is committed to employment equity, encouraging all qualified individuals to apply. We recognize that our ability to provide the best care for our diverse patient populations relies on a rich diversity of skills, knowledge, background and experience, and value a safe, inclusive and welcoming environment.

For more information about BC Children's Hospital, please visit the website at: bcchildrens.ca

We invite you to apply by clicking on the "Apply Online Now" button where you can register for the first time or enter your Username and Password in order to re-access your profile on our system.

Apply now!

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