Licensed Practical Nurse
Alberta Health Services – Red Deer, AB – Your Opportunity: If you are a Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) who loves working with children and adolescents, then this position with the PChAD program might be just what you’re looking for! The Red Deer Provincial Safe House provides secure detoxification care for youth under the auspices of the Protection of Children Abusing Drugs (PChAD) Act, as well as for voluntary youth. Reporting to the Care Manager or the Clinical Supervisor of the PChAD program for day to day operations, the successful incumbent working as part of an interdisciplinary team, will provide mental health screening, assessment, diagnosis, treatment planning, consultation, therapy and referrals for youth who have concurrent addiction and mental health issues. The LPN will provide a variety of services including group facilitation, assessment and observation of symptoms associated with addiction and mental disorders, substance withdrawal and medication administration. Applicant will also provide teaching to the ch… – Permanent – Part-timeApply for this job.