Mental Health and Addictions Registered Practical Nurse (Full-time and Part-time Permanent Positions)

Posted on September 23, 2022. Primary Region: Kenora, ON

Competition Number


Job Type

Three (3) Full-time Permanent

Three (3) Part-time Permanent


Three (3) 1.00 FTE positions

Three (3) 0.40 FTE position




Mental Health and Addictions


$30.2138 to $32.1253 per hour

As per CUPE LOCAL 1781 Collective Agreement

Closing Date

Thursday, September 29, 2022


This role is responsible for providing general nursing care while functioning as a member of both nursing and multi-disciplinary teams within the Mental Health and Addictions portfolio, including Morningstar Centre and Rapid Access Addition Medicine (RAAM) programs and ensuring client needs are met.


  • Currently registered with the College of Nurses of Ontario
  • Specialized training or certification in concurrent disorders preferred
  • Firm understanding of concurrent disorders and associated treatment modalities
  • Knowledge, skills and experience in assessment, treatment & rehabilitation, crisis management, advocacy and principles of PSR
  • Ability to work as a team and collaborate with others including members from other community organizations
  • Advanced skills in reasoning, problem solving, decision-making and workload organization
  • Advanced communication skills
  • Previous experience working as a member of a multi-disciplinary team
  • Valid Ontario Driver’s License
  • Access to a reliable vehicle and acceptable insurance
  • Must have demonstrated regular attendance at work
  • Required to work flexible hours and rotating shift

Please apply through the online application process via

We thank all applicants for their interest but advise that only those selected for further consideration will be contacted. First consideration will be given to current internal employees of LWDH.

Qualified applicants may be considered for other comparable positions or within the same classification other than this posted position.

Please prepare your application in accordance with the qualifications posted in the job advertisement. Applications will be screened based on the posted qualifications.

LWDH is committed to the principles of equity, diversity, and inclusion and belongingness in our operations, throughout our workplace, and seeks to employ individuals who are committed to and value these principles.

We believe in and promote the rights of all persons with disabilities as outlined in the Ontario Human Rights Code and the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act (AODA 2005) and its related Accessibility Standards Regulations. To meet this responsibility, LWDH will make appropriate accommodations, including alternative formats available. Please inform Human Resources of any accommodation(s) at any point throughout the recruitment and selection process to ensure your equal participation.

LWDH values the importance of creating a workplace that reflects the population it serves and promotes the representation of the Employment Equity groups as outlined by the Employment Equity Act (1993). Applicants are encouraged to self-declare at the time of application.

For more information or to request an accommodation please contact the Human Resources Department at 807-468-9861 ext. 2393


6 Matheson St S
Kenora, ON

Job type: Full-time

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Lake of the Woods District Hospital