Application ends: November 26, 2022
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Job Description

Prince Albert

Nurse  HEA001509

Employment Type: Permanent Full-time

Location(s): SK-North Central-Prince Albert

Ministry: 073 Corrections Policing and Public Safety

Salary Range: $43.210-$52.570 Hourly

Salary Supplement: included in hourly salary range (in-scope)

Grade: SGEU.09.

The Ministry of Corrections, Policing and Public Safety has a career opportunity for a self-confident, positive role model to work in Prince Albert at the Prince Albert Youth Residence in a permanent full time Nurse position. The Ministry of Corrections, Policing and Public Safety is responsible for providing a fair justice system that upholds the law and protects the rights of all individuals in Saskatchewan; promotes safe and secure communities; and provides legal and justice policy advice to assist government.

We are seeking a compassionate, respectful and empathetic individual, eager to contribute in a positive way to the challenges of working in a Correctional Centre/ Youth Centre – a professional who will commit to teamwork and collaboration through their effective communication and interpersonal skills. Our candidate of choice will work with a team of health care professionals, to provide direct male youth patient nursing care and treatment. You will maintain accurate patient records, actively promote preventative health measures, respond to medical/psychiatric emergencies with appropriate interventions and assess medical and mental conditions, making referrals as needed.

To be considered for this position you will be actively registered (eligible for registration) with the Registered Psychiatric Nurses Association of Saskatchewan (RPN), or the Saskatchewan Registered Nurses Association (RN). You must have knowledge of medical and psychiatric theories and related intervention strategies; drug/alcohol withdrawal indicators and effects; communicable diseases in a correctional population; public health issues and risk factors, and, knowledge of multi-cultural beliefs, values and perspectives. The successful candidate will work shifts as discussed with Manager.

The successful candidate must be an advocate for their patients; be honest and reliable; must treat everyone with dignity and respect, and be committed to the pursuit of excellence; exhibit leadership and professionalism; embrace diversity and equality and be responsible and accountable.

Learn more about Corrections & Policing, go to: http://www.justice.gov.sk.ca/CP/

We are committed to workplace diversity.

Hours of Work: B – SGEU Field 37.33 – one day off every three weeks

Number of Openings: 1

Closing Date: Nov 26, 2022, 11:59:00 PM