Clinical Coordinator Dandenong CATT

Job posted: 04/08/2022
Applications close: 18/08/2022 (Midnight)
5 days remaining

5 days remaining

Job Description

Location: Melbourne | Southern Metropolitan

Job type: Not provided

Organisation: Monash Health

Salary: Salary not specified

Occupation: Nursing

Reference: 54683

Reference: 54683

Occupation: Nursing

Salary Range: Salary not specified

Work location: Melbourne | Southern Metropolitan

Working in healthcare has never been more important or meaningful.

Monash Health is Victoria's largest public health service, employing over 22,000 people

across various specialities.

Our Journey: Acute Intervention Service at Monash Health

The Emergency Psychiatric Services (EPS) is component of ACIS which includes (CATT) Hospital in the Home, PARCS providing service across the Dandenong Catchment area.

A Day in the Life:

We are seeking a Senior Registered Nurse for the Clinical Co-Ordinator. The successful applicant would work with in partnership with the Consultant Psychiatrist, alongside a multidisciplinary team, under the direction of the ACIS Manager primarily supporting the clinical support, leadership and coordination of the Crisis Assessment and Treatment Team.

The Clinical Co-Ordinator will be responsible for ensuring that clinical governance processes are followed, and that handovers and clinical review meetings are conducted in an efficient, consistent and purposeful manner, and that outcomes are documented and actioned appropriately. The CC will assist the shift leaders with prioritisation and allocation of workload, ensure processes are in place to support timely decision making and communication within the clinical team and with other stakeholders, and facilitate continuity of communication and clinical care. As a senior clinician, the CC will provide mentoring and supervision for ACIS clinicians, and work with the ACIS Manager to respond to the professional development needs of staff.

This is a full time ongoing position working Monday to Friday

What you bring

Communication skills and teamwork are extremely important in this role as you will be working in a diverse team. You show a highly developed emotional intelligence within the care and support you provide. You have compassion towards our consumers, with excellent bedside manners and a can-do approach. Understanding the importance of patient centred care, you have a genuine interest in working and interacting with our diverse teams to deliver high quality, safe patient centred-care.

You are a Senior Registered Mental Health Nurse who can demonstrate a firm understanding of recovery orientated practise with ability to maintain long term relationships with clients, developing rapport and gain commitment towards individual outcomes and goals.

You are able to work collaboratively with consultants, clients, families and the wider organisation to deliver a holistic service.  Your passion and innovative mindset to assist in development and contribute towards an ongoing service will see your success in this role. You will also require;

  • Current AHPRA registration as a Registered Nurse.

  • Current Victorian Drivers Licence

  • Hold a Post Graduate Diploma in Mental Health Nursing or A specialist undergraduate psychiatric nursing qualification or A post basic course of training which led to registration as a Div 3/Clinician Nurse

  • Demonstrated experience post registration that meets the requirements in the position description and demonstrated the appropriate competencies, knowledge and skills and experience in a community setting is essential

  • Experience within dual diagnosis an advantage as well as experience in Alcohol and Other Drugs

In return 

Ours is a connected team with strong shared values and an unwavering commitment to excellence. Ours is also a highly skilled, collaborative and welcoming multidisciplinary team where the only limit in your career is you.

There is no better time to join us and here’s just a few reasons why:-

  • Access to Monash Health in-house learning portals to further expand your clinical skills and knowledge base

  • Avenues to further develop your leadership and project management skills

  • Mentorship and career guidance

  • Support to attend relevant forums and conferences

  • A supportive learning environment, should you wish to undertake postgraduate studies

All our full-time employees have the opportunity to accrue a day off every four weeks. In addition, you will have access to benefits including salary packaging to increase your take-home pay, access to on site staff car parking and gym, uniform and a comprehensive Employee Assistance Program (EAP).


Monash Health is a great place to work so come join Monash Healths' Community Mental Health Team at Dandenong.

For information including how to apply and probity check requirements, please refer to attached ‘Application Guide’ located under Position Documents.

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Beverley Brussen - 0409521337

Clinical Coordinator  Dandenong CATT