Want a truly enriching career?
Mental Health Nurse
Bring your knowledge and clinical expertise to the Ministry of
Community Safety and Correctional Services, Fort Frances Jail,
where you will provide mental health care in the role of Mental
Health Nurse. This is a permanent, full-time position, working 40
hours per week on a rotating shift basis, in a health care unit that
provides 7 days per week service, up to 24 hours a day. Location:
310 Nelson St., Fort Frances.
To qualify, you must be registered as a Registered Nurse with the
College of Nurses of Ontario and be in good standing. In addition,
you will be required to be registered for a mental health nurse
certification program upon job offer and complete certification
requirements within a specified period of time. The ministry
will accept the following certification or proof of enrolment:
Canadian Nurses Association – Current Psychiatric and Mental
Health Certification; Centre for Addiction and Mental Health –
Concurrent Disorders Certification; and Accredited Colleges in
Canada – Mental Health Certification. In addition, you will have an
in-depth knowledge of mental illness, mental health nursing theory,
community mental health resources, evidence-based practices
and current treatment options acquired through enrolment in/
completion of a post-diploma/post-degree certificate program in
mental health, and supplemented by continuing education in mental
This position requires Enhanced Screening Checks: Canadian Police
Information Centre for Criminal Record Check (CPIC), Vulnerable
Service Sector Check (VSS), Police Record Check (Local) includes
Niche/RMS, Police Information Portal (PIP) and Credit Check.
Salary range: $1,367.32 - $1,707.91 per week
For full position details, visit www.ontario.ca/careers. Please apply
online, quoting Job ID 116826, by Wednesday, February 14, 2018.
Please follow the instructions to submit your application. If unable to
submit online, fax your application to the attention of Jeff Lamothe
If you require accommodation in order to participate in the recruitment
process, please contact us at www.gojobs.gov.on.ca/ContactUs.aspx to
provide your contact information. Recruitment Services staff will contact
you within 48 hours. Only those applicants selected for an interview will
The Ontario Public Service is an inclusive employer. Accommodation will
be provided in accordance with Ontario’s Human Rights Code.