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Position name:

Registered Nurse, MH (21-031)






Manager, Inpatient Psychiatry and Community Psychiatric Services

Posted Date:

Mar 23 2021 12:00AM




The Alexandra Marine and General Hospital (AMGH) is a fully accredited healthcare organization located in the beautiful community of Goderich on the shores of Lake Huron. AMGH is the largest provider of acute care hospital services in Huron County. AMGH offers a range of services including 24 hour emergency, intensive care, obstetrics, general surgery, inpatient adult psychiatry and multi site community mental health. The organization hosts a comprehensive range of specialty and regional healthcare services such as a renal dialysis satellite and telestroke site.


AMGH is seeking a Part-time Registered Nurse to join our Psychiatry team.



  • Current Registration and Certificate of Competence with the College of Nurses of Ontario
  • Current Basic CPR Certification
  • Formal education in Psychiatric nursing at a College level preferred

Required Skills:

  • Code White training.
  • Computer literate, Meditech trained
  • Current knowledge and experience in Psychiatric Nursing is essential.
  • Experience performing Mini Mental Status Evaluation, Hamilton Rating Scale and GAF scales.


  • Demonstrated excellent interpersonal, verbal and written communication skills.
  • Mental Health assessment skills, familiarity with the MH-RAI.
  • Self-directed, motivated team player with a demonstrated commitment to ongoing professional development in Psychiatry.
  • Ability to manage a variety of patient conditions
  • Ability to organize daily activities; to remain flexible; and adapt to crisis situations and rapid change
  • Ability to work rotating shifts
  • Ability to work with a multidisciplinary team to plan and provide optimal patient care
  • Good attendance and work record is essential
  • Sound problem solving, conflict resolution and decision making skills
As part of the assessment process applicants may be required to complete a written and/or practical test

Personal information is collected under FIPPA and is used to determine eligibility for potential employment and if hired, the information collected may be incorporated into your personnel file and used and disclosed for the purpose of administering your employment.

AMGH is an equal opportunity employer. Accommodations are available for all parts of the recruitment process. Applicants need to make their needs known in advance.

NOTE: Only those applicants selected for an interview will be notified.