Job Title:

Registered Psychiatric Nurse/Registered Nurse


Saskatchewan Health Authority (former Prairie Nort


North Battleford, SK

Job Reference:


Position #:                               179067

Type:                                       Permanent Full Time

Facility:                                   SASKATCHEWAN HOSPITAL

Department:                           SECURE – EAST PRAIRIE VIEW

Expected Start Date:              October 29, 2018

FTE:                                        1.0             

Shift Information:  

Hours of Work:                       In a 4 week rotation:  12 shifts of 11.78 hours,

1 shift of 8.00 hours

Salary or Pay Band:              $35.990 to $46.720 (6 step range)

Number of Positions:              9

Job Summary:

Reporting to the Nursing Unit Manager or designate, the Staff Nurse is responsible for patient assessment, problem identification and care planning, the delivery and evaluation of nursing care within the framework of the primary care concept.


Required Qualifications:

  • Bachelor Degree/Diploma in Nursing or Bachelor Degree/Diploma in Psychiatric Nursing
  • Registered or eligible for registration with the Saskatchewan Registered Nurses’ Association (SRNA) or Registered Psychiatric Nurses Association of Saskatchewan (RPNAS)

Knowledge, Skills & Abilities

  • Ability to adapt to changing conditions
  • Advanced assessment, interpersonal and organizational skills
  • Counselling, Facilitation and Mediation skills

Additional Test:

The ability to demonstrate excellent working knowledge of commonly used psychotropic medications, the Provincial Mental Health Services Act and Regulations, psychiatric conditions, demonstrated competency in comprehensive psychiatric nursing assessments, care planning and treatment is preferred.

The successful completion of an induction training program will be required.


Please submit an application, indicating GO-# by:

Criminal Record Check Requirement – Prior to an offer of employment, applicants shall be required to provide a satisfactory criminal record check including a vulnerable sector query as a condition of employment.

Quote Job Reference: GO-00548340

Posted 2018-10-22

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