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BC Public Service

H NURSE 5 - Shift Supervisor - Closing Date Extended

Burnaby, BC
Full Time
2 days ago
67,400 to 88,466 per year
Posting Title
H NURSE 5 - Shift Supervisor - Closing Date Extended

Position Classification
Nurse 5 (H)


Work Options

Burnaby, BC V3J 1N3 CA (Primary)

Salary Range
$67,400.66 - $88,466.21 annually

Close Date

Job Type
Regular Full Time

Temporary End Date

BC Public Service -> Children & Family Development

Ministry Branch / Division
Youth Forensic Psychiatric Services

Job Summary

Make a difference in this rewarding career opportunity

Youth Forensic Psychiatric Services (YFPS) is mandated to provide inpatient and outpatient Court-ordered and Court-related assessment and treatment services to young persons pursuant to the Youth Criminal Justice Act as well as other relevant federal and provincial statutes. YFPS also provides services to young persons found unfit to stand trial and those youth found not criminally responsible due to a mental disorder (NCRMD), pursuant to the Criminal Code of Canada.

Services are provided through outpatient clinics and contracted service providers located throughout the province. An inpatient assessment unit (IAU), located in Burnaby provides mental health services to BYCS. Regional outpatient clinics located in Burnaby, Langley, Vancouver, Victoria, Nanaimo, Prince George, Kamloops and Kelowna service the five macro regions of the North, the Interior, Vancouver Island, South Burnaby and the Lower Mainland.

Assessment and treatment services for youth may include specialized treatment services for: youth who may have committed violent or sexual offences; youth who have offended and are experiencing mental health, behavioural, drug and/or alcohol addictions problems; and youth in custody facilities who are in need of mental health services.

Under the direction of a Program Manager, and as a member of a multi-disciplinary team, the Nurse 5, Shift Supervisor directs and supervises the comprehensive delivery of nursing services by: supervising Health Care Workers, Registered Psychiatric and Registered Nurses in carrying out assessment and acute stabilization services for severely thought disordered or conduct disordered adolescents admitted to the Secure Custody environment at the Inpatient Assessment Unit, Burnaby, BC.

Job Requirements:
  • Registered or eligible for registration with the BC College of Nurses & Midwives (BCCNM).
  • Current CPR certification.
  • Minimum of 2 years related nursing experience. (E.g., mental health nurse experience, psychiatric nurse experience, etc.)

Preference may be given for:
  • Recent, satisfactory supervisory experience with related formal supervisory training.

Please refer to the Job Profile for the full list of willingness/ proviso requirements.

For questions regarding this position, please contact

About this Position:
Amendment May 24, 2023: Posting closing date extended to June 7, 2023.

This is a shift work position, and the successful applicant will be required to work a combination of day shifts, evening shifts, and/or night shifts. You will also be expected to work a rotating schedule based on operational requirements.

This position has full time on-site requirements.

An eligibility list may be established.

Working for the BC Public Service:
The BC Public Service is committed to creating a diverse workplace to represent the population we serve and to better meet the needs of our citizens. Consider joining our team and being part of an innovative, inclusive and rewarding workplace.

The Indigenous Applicant Advisory Service is available to applicants that self-identify as Indigenous (First Nations, status or non-status, Métis, or Inuit) seeking work or already employed in the BC Public Service. For guidance on applying and interviewing, please contact or 778-405-3452.

The BC Public Service is an award winning employer and offers employees competitive benefits, amazing learning opportunities and a chance to engage in rewarding work with exciting career development opportunities. For more information, please see What We Offer .

How to Apply:
Your application must clearly demonstrate how you meet the job requirements list above.

Cover Letter: NO - Please do not submit a cover letter as it will not be reviewed.

Resume required: YES - Ensure your resume includes your educational accomplishments, employment history including start and end dates (month and year) of your employment, and any relevant information that relates to the job to which you are applying.

Questionnaire: YES - You will need to complete a basic questionnaire to demonstrate how you meet the job requirements.

Helpful tips, videos and more regarding the application process can be found on the Your Job Application page of MyHR. If you are experiencing technical difficulty applying, e-mail , before the stated closing time, and we will respond as soon as possible.

Additional Information:
A Criminal Record Check (CRC) and Criminal Record Review Act Check (CRRA) will be required.

The Hospital And Community (Health Care And Other Services) Covid-19 Vaccination Status Information And Preventive Measures Public Health Order defines vaccination requirements in health care locations and where public service staff interact with heath care locations. Among other possible measures, proof of vaccination will be required for positions that fall under this Public Health Order. Applicants with questions about vaccination requirements for specific positions should reach out to the hiring manager identified in the job posting.

Applicants selected to move forward in the hiring process may be assessed on the Knowledge, Skills, Abilities and Competencies as outlined in the attached Job Profile located at the bottom of the posting.

Applications will be accepted until 11:00 pm Pacific Standard Time on the closing date of the competition.

Job Category
Health Services