Casual Mental Health Nurses (RPN/PEN)

Job posted: 01/09/2020
Applications close: 01/12/2020 (Midnight)
42 days remaining

42 days remaining

Job Description

Location: Melbourne | Northern Metropolitan

Job type: Not provided

Organisation: Melbourne Health

Salary: Salary not specified

Occupation: Nursing

Reference: 54055

Reference: 54055

Occupation: Nursing

Salary Range: Salary not specified

Work location: Melbourne | Northern Metropolitan

  • Casual bank opportunities available in a range of mental health settings

  • Registered Nurse & Enrolled Nurse positions available

  • Based at North Western Mental Health

Life with us:

Casual Bank opportunities are available now for Mental Health Nurses, in both acute inpatient units and with our community Teams.

North Western Mental Health is Melbourne's leading public provider of mental health services achieved through the professionalism and commitment from our mental health nurses who deliver quality front-line, evidence-based services across our Adult, Youth and Aged Care programs.

Our evidence based nursing approach is enhanced by our Academic Mental Health Nursing Research Unit in conjunction with Australian Catholic University.

Registered Psychiatric Nurse Grade 2 and Enrolled Psychiatric Nurse will be required to provide standards of care including assessment, planning, implementation and evaluation of care in collaboration with the multidisciplinary team.

A job to be proud of:

  • Contribute your expertise in clinical meetings, ensuring clinical standards of care are met

  • Providing mental health assessments and treatment to consumers and their carers

  • Provide overall coordination of care and deliver care as required on a shift-to-shift basis

  • Provide clinical supervision of placement students and junior staff within their discipline specific team

  • Manage clinical risk and actively work toward implementing risk reduction strategies

  • Promote a friendly, respectful and supportive environment within the organisation

Your contribution:

  • Demonstrate experience in Mental Health Nursing

  • Excellent interpersonal skills plus the ability to communicate effectively with consumers,families/carers, colleagues and other service providers

  • Commitment to ongoing professional self-development

Our commitment to You:

  • We are a values based organisation, a career with us is a rewarding experience offering great prospects for career diversity and professional advancement

  • NWMH boasts a sophisticated learning structure and we pride ourselves on supporting continuing professional development

  • Attractive salary and working conditions including annual and CPD leave, salary sacrifice

  • Comprehensive Health & Well being programs including; staff health services, peer support program and Employee Assistance Programs

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Melbourne Health is committed to Equal Employment Opportunities, ethical pratice, and the principles of Cultural Diversity and social inclusion.

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All appointments are made subject to a satisfactory Criminal History Record Check and a working with Childrens Check. Successful applicants will be required to provide evidence of an immunisation assessment prior to commencement.

Casual Mental Health Nurses (RPN/PEN)

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Angela Black - 93427148
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Casual Mental Health Nurses (RPN/PEN)