Department / Program : CMHA, Mental Health & Addictions Program
Type of Employment : Permanent Hourly FT (100% FTE) x 1 position(s)
Req ID : 45577
Union Status : Nursing Bargaining Unit
Compensation : $41.193 - $48.5582 / hour
Posting Date : January 23, 2020
Closing Date : Open Until Filled
Start Date : ASAP
The IWK Health Centre is an internationally recognized and respected academic health sciences centre located in Halifax, Nova Scotia, providing tertiary and primary care for two million women, children, youth and families across the Atlantic region.
The IWK is committed to a workplace where our staff, physicians, learners and volunteers reflect the patients, families and communities that we serve.
We seek and encourage applicants who reflect our broad diversity, and we are committed to reducing barriers to employment and career growth.
Reporting to the Manager of Community Mental Health, the Clinical Nurse Specialist will work with children, youth and families, utilizing the Choice and Partnership Approach (CAPA) to deliver care to children and youth up to 19 years of age in an ambulatory mental health care setting.
This is done in accordance with the mission, philosophies and vision of the IWK Health Centre. Interventions and follow-up may be provided utilizing a direct, consultative or supervisory approach.
Responsibilities include clinical work with children, youth and their families specific to their mental health needs, with an emphasis on individual and family therapy as well as delivery of evidence based group interventions.
Hours of Work
Monday to Friday; 8 : 30am - 4 : 30pm. Some evening work and flexibility required depending on caseload.
Thank you for your continued interest with the IWK Health Centre.
Please Note :
Applications are accepted until 11 : 59 PM on the Closing Date.