We have a wonderful career opportunity for you as a permanent full time Community Integration Care Coordinator (CICC) with our Mental Health Early Psychosis Intervention (EPI) Team located at the Penticton Health Centre.
This position will oversee the interdisciplinary Youth Substance Use services and new interdisciplinary Early Psychosis Intervention team along with the Adult Intensive Case Management team.
Who are we looking for?
The successful candidate will be an experienced Registered Nurse or Registered Psychiatric Nurse, who is an adept critical thinker, strong communicator, possesses good problem solving skills and who is able to work independently and in a multidisciplinary professional environment with both internal and our community partners and has Mental Health Substance Use and supervisory experience this opportunity is for you!
What we offer:
What will you work on?
- Competitive salary and an attractive remuneration package
- Career Growth
- Employer paid training/education
- Employer paid vacation (per collective agreement)
- Medical Service Plan
- Employer paid insurance premiums
- Extended Health & Dental coverage
- Contribution to Municipal Pension Plan
- Balanced lifestyle
As the CICC, you will be responsible for the coordination of day-to-day operations and quality client care within community mental health sites and supports the seamless movement of clients through the healthcare system and in accessing appropriate resources. You will be required to supervise as well as serve as a role model and a resource to staff for clinical decision-making, the clinical assessments of clients and in the counselling and education of families. This role includes reviewing, analysing and making recommendations on the development of administrative systems such as policies, procedures and standards of client care, adequate staffing levels, and a continuous quality improvement environment. You will be required to liaise with an interdisciplinary team for the identification, coordination and efficient utilization of resources.
Shifts of work are Monday to Friday from 08:30 to 16:30 hours.
How will we help you grow?
We provide you with an orientation customized to meet your needs, and immediate support and access from excellent colleagues. You will have access to work in an interdisciplinary environment where patients are at the centre of care. We also offer continuous education opportunities.
Reasons to Apply at Interior Health... What we can do for you
We offer a work environment conducive to growth and development of strong clinical skills and a work environment that supports and promotes psychological health & safety for all. We offer the opportunity to have a balanced lifestyle that allows you to maintain the quality of life you desire.
For a challenging, growth-oriented career in a beautiful natural setting where balanced lifestyle choices abound, come to Interior Health and join our quest to set new standards of excellence in the delivery of health services in the Province of B.C.
Come live, work and play where others only vacation. Apply now!
Education, Training and Experience:
Graduation from an approved School of Nursing with current practicing registration with the British Columbia College of Nurses and Midwives (BCCNM).
Advanced preparation in the clinical specialty of the assigned area(s), three years of recent related clinical experience in the assigned practice environment(s).
Two years recent supervisory and teaching experience or an equivalent combination of education, training and experience.
Current valid B.C. Driver’s License.