Program Coordinator, Mental Health & Substance Use Services (MH&SUS) – LMH

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    Fraser Health
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    negotiable / month
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  • Posted:
    3 days ago
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Do you have a passion for nursing? Do you have a clinical background with experience in Mental Health and Substance Use? We have the position for you! We have an exciting opportunity for a Program Coordinator, Mental Health & Substance Use Services (MH&SUS) at Langley Memorial Hospital.

Fraser Health is one of Canada’s largest and fastest growing health authorities. With over 25,000 employees, 2,500 physicians and nearly 6,500 volunteers, we serve more than 1.6 million people – over one third of the entire population in British Columbia.

Twelve acute care hospitals, BC’s first dedicated outpatient care and surgery centre and a wide range of services in public health, home health, mental health and long-term care facilities – all within Metro Vancouver and the Fraser Valley. Known as one of the most desirable place to live in the world, these dynamic communities along with inspiring scenery and easy access to an abundance of outdoor activities provide an amazing quality of life.

We are proud of the innovation, dedication, collaboration and tenacity of our physicians, employees and volunteers. More than any building or technology, it’s our people who make Fraser Health distinct.
Build on your career experience by:

    •Coordinating and supervising the delivery of care in the Inpatient Psychiatric Unit •Establishing clinical priorities and adjusting work assignments •Acting as a senior clinician in the provision of case consultation and clinical review •Advocating for patients and their family members to access appropriate community resources •Participating in recruitment, interviewing and selection of staff •Providing clinical expertise, consultation, role modeling and leadership

Your background includes:

    •Baccalaureate degree in Nursing from an approved School of Nursing •Five (5) years’ recent related clinical experience including one (1) year experience in a supervisory/administrative capacity, or an equivalent combination of education, training and experience •Current practicing registration as a Registered Nurse and/or Registered Psychiatric Nurse with the British Columbia College of Nursing Professionals (BCCNP) •For licensed facilities successful completion of St. John’s Ambulance Safety Orientated First Aide Certificate and current Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation Certificate (CPR) level C are required •Valid BC driver’s license and access to personal vehicle with appropriate insurance coverage

This role is a full-time position located at Langley Memorial Hospital (LMH) in Langley, BC. LMH is a community hospital with 192 acute beds offering medical, surgical, obstetrics, pediatrics, psychiatry, critical care, ambulatory care as well as 24/7 emergency services with 47,640 visits annually. Langley is comprised of the City of Langley and the Township of Langley, including the village of Fort Langley – the birthplace of BC. They have led to preserve their small town atmosphere while still offering all the amenities of a major bustling urban centre and a range of housing options from small farms to apartments.

A career at Fraser Health will offer you the opportunity to work in a fast growing and exciting organization with professionals who are eminent in their respective fields. We offer a competitive salary package, including comprehensive health benefits coverage.

Join our dedicated team of health care providers in this dynamic and rewarding role!

Take the next step and apply, so we can chat about you joining Fraser Health where we value diversity in the work force and strives to maintain an environment of Respect, Caring & Trust.