Baccalaureate Degree in Psychiatric Nursing preferred
Practicing registration with the College of Registered Psychiatric Nurses Association of Manitoba
A minimum of three (3) years within the past five (5) years relevant clinical experience in mental health
Basic Cardiac Life support Certification
Demonstrated management and leadership skills
Certification preferred in, or willingness to complete : ASIST (Applied Suicide Intervention Skills Training, Nonviolent Crisis Intervention (NVCI), Instructor training and teach CPR, First Aid, ASIST
Province of Manitoba Class 5 Drivers License, and access to a personal vehicle to provide service within Prairie Mountain Health
Evidence of professional development and activity in professional association
Knowledge of adult learning and ability to teach individuals and groups effectively
Knowledge of competence and aptitude for working with this specific client population (principles of crisis intervention, co-
ocurring disorders, dialectical behaviour theory)
Excellent counselling and conflict resolution skills
Must be competent with Windows based programs (Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Outlook)
Knowledge, competence and ability to demonstrate clinical nursing skills and concepts in accordance with approved nursing standards
Ability to make effective decisions regarding nursing care
Demonstrated effective problem solving, organizational skills and the ability to work independently
Demonstrated communication skills
Ability to maintain positive working relationships with co-workers and clients
This position is subject to a Criminal Records Check (including vulnerable sector), Adult Abuse Registry Check, and a Child Abuse Registry Check.
The successful candidate will be responsible for any services charges incurred.
If you are currently employed by PMH, please utilize the internal application form. If you are not employed by PMH, please utilize the external application form.
In order to be considered for the position, both internal and external applicants must submit a current resume with their application form.
If you are an external applicant, please include three work related references with this application. They must be from persons who are not related to you, and who have direct knowledge of your past work performance.
Upon being considered for employment, your signature or electronic submission of this application is your authorization to complete said reference checks.
PMH has an Aboriginal Human Resources initiative and is committed to increasing the representation of Aboriginal people within all levels of our workforce.
Aboriginal applicants are encouraged to voluntarily self identify as being of Aboriginal descent in their cover letter and / or within their application form.
We thank all applicants that apply but only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.
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