Registered Nurse (RN)/Registered Psychiatric Nurse (RPN) Clinical Mentor - Families in Recovery (FIR) Unit
BC Women’s Hospital + Health Centre
As per the current Public Health Order, full vaccination against COVID-19 is a condition of employment with PHSA as of October 26, 2021.
BC Women’s Hospital + Health Centre Families in Recovery (FIR) Program is a provincial specialized perinatal service that provides primary care to antenatal and postpartum women who use substances and to infants exposed to substances in an interdisciplinary approach. Through the provision of treatment and supports focused on principle based practice and integrated programming, the interdisciplinary team at FIR focuses on stabilization and harm reduction in a recovery-oriented approach to care.
This acute care service has 12 beds for women who want to stabilize their substance use and address any pregnancy related concerns and/or withdraw from substance use during pregnancy. The Model of Care at FIR was renewed in 2020 through a collaborative process to align perinatal substance use practice on the unit to the best evidence and address the evolving needs women, children and families.
Working collaboratively from the philosophy of care at FIR includes trauma and violence-informed practice, harm reduction, Indigenous Cultural safety and mother-baby togetherness through Rooming-in, the Clinical Nurse Mentor position will provide coaching, mentoring, leadership and support to the nursing team at FIR. The Clinical Nurse Mentor role will use a holistic approach to provide clinical guidance to advance perinatal substance use practice across the unit.
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Job Type: Regular, Part-Time (0.50 FTE)
Wage: $43.09 to $52.82 per hour
Location: 4500 Oak Street, Vancouver BC, V6H 2N9
Applications will be accepted until position is filled.
Hours of Work: Mon, Wed, Sat, Sun – rotating; 15:00-23:00
Requisition Number: 118594
What we do
BC Women's Hospital & Health Centre (BCW) is dedicated to improving the health of women, newborns and families through a comprehensive range of services, research and education.
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