Position: Registered Nurse, Central Intake Program
Competition Reference: 2019-31-KFLA
Required Shifts: Days, Evenings, Weekends
Reports to: Associate Director, Access and Service Transitions
Hourly Rate: Pay Band 7 - $31.87 - $37.00
Job Status: Permanent Full Time
Location: Kingston, Napanee
Union/Non-Union: OPSEU Local 489
Are you looking for a career that allows you to use your skills to be part of a robust, interprofessional care team providing support to individuals in their recovery? Join our team and make a difference!
AMHS-KFLA is a non-profit organization delivering community-based mental health, addiction and housing services to nearly 8,000 individuals in the City of Kingston and the counties of Frontenac and Lennox and Addington. Focusing on a client-centered model of care, AMHS-KFLA’s 250+, highly-skilled staff act with an emphasis on psychosocial rehabilitation, harm reduction and evidence-informed principles and practices.
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The RN works as part of an inter-professional team. They function as the access point to services on behalf of the Agency through receipt and coordination of referrals and requests for service and/or consultations. The incumbent conducts an assessment of each individual to determine eligibility for services, liaising with client, family and other professionals for information gathering and service coordination on behalf of the client. As appropriate, the incumbent may make alternative referrals to community service providers based on the identified needs of the client. Coordination of services is based on the individual needs of the client and reflects a holistic, client-centred approach to care.
All services are provided in accordance with the mission, vision, values and established policies and procedures of the Agency.
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
Please submit a resume and cover letter as one document only quoting Competition Number 2019-31-KFLA
AMHS-KFLA strives to be a diverse and inclusive workplace. We encourage applications from all candidates who would contribute to the diversity of our community enhance our ability to provide quality services to our clients.
We are committed to accessible employment practices. If you require an accommodation to fully participate in the recruitment and selection process, please inform Human Resources to discuss your individual accessibility needs.
AMHS-KFLA is a non-profit organization delivering community-based mental health, addiction and housing services to more than 7,000 individuals in the City of Kingston and the counties of Frontenac and Lennox and Addington. Focusing on a client-centred model of care, AMHS-KFLA’s 250+, highly-skilled staff act with an emphasis on psychosocial rehabilitation, harm reduction and evidence-based principles and practices. Quality services are provided with dignity, hope and in confidence. AMHS-KFLA strives to be a diverse, accessible, mentally healthy workplace and an employer of choice for professionals working in the fields of mental health, addictions and nonprofit administration.