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Community Mental Health Transition to Speciality Practice Program (Registered Nurse)

Job posted: 13/09/2021
Applications close: 04/10/2021 (Midnight)
15 days remaining

15 days remaining

Job Description

Location: Melbourne | Eastern Metropolitan

Job type: Not provided

Organisation: Eastern Health

Salary: Salary not specified

Occupation: Other, Nursing

Reference: 24703

Reference: 24703

Occupation: Other, Nursing

Salary Range: Salary not specified

Work location: Melbourne | Eastern Metropolitan

Community Mental Health Transition to Specialty Practice Program



  • Registered Nurse Grade 2

  • Part time (0.8EFT)


(Permanent employment within Mental Health Program upon successful completion of Transition to Specialty Practice Program)


 Are you looking for your next career move? 


 Are you passionate to undertake study within a community or specialized mental health setting?


 About Eastern Health


Eastern Health is one of Melbourne’s largest public health services. We provide a range of emergency, surgical, medical and general healthcare services, including maternity, palliative care, mental health, drug and alcohol, residential care, community health and state-wide specialist services  to people and communities that are diverse in culture, age, socio-economic status, population and healthcare needs.


About the role


Eastern Health is recruiting Transition to Specialty Practice Positions for 2021 within our Mental Health Community Care Unit (CCU) and Mobile Support and Treatment Service (MSTS).


Essential Requirements: 



  • Registration with the Nursing and Midwifery Board of Australian (NMBA) via AHPRA

  • For TSP position within the Mental Health Community Care Unit (CCU), minimum of 12 months post registration employment, inclusive of six months experience contemporary acute mental health experience required.

  • For TSP position within the Mobile Support and Treatment Service (MSTS), a minimum of 2 years post registration employment, inclusive of 18 months contemporary acute mental health experience required.

  • Motivated and self-directed learner who is receptive to feedback 

  • Well-developed communication skills 

  • Patient centred practice 


How to apply: 


All applicants must apply via the e-Mercury system & applications must be received by close of business (COB) on advertised end date.  On your e-mercury application you will be required to upload:



  • Cover letter addressing why you are interested in pursuing a career within Community Mental Health

  • Resume - with two clinical referees- Must be direct line manager. 


What we offer


Eastern Health offers a variety of fantastic Employee Benefits, view the extensive range here!



  • Diverse and engaging career opportunities

  • Friendly & supportive team

  • Flexible working hours

  • Salary packaging options

  • Career progression in our teaching hospitals



Next Steps


If you believe you have the ability to make a difference in this rewarding industry, apply today!


Please note:



  • All applications must be submitted online via E-Mercury

  • All appointments are made subject to a satisfactory Fit2Work Check, where preferred candidates will be required to complete a Criminal History Check at the expense of Eastern Health.

  • You must have Australian work rights to apply for this position.

  • Recruitment agency applications will not be accepted.


Eastern Health Values:  Patients First | Agility | Humility | Respect | Kindness | Excellence










Community Mental Health Transition to Speciality Practice Program (Registered Nurse)

Job type:

Not provided

Job classification:

Not provided

Contact:

Esther Murray - (04) 5610 7376
ESTHER.MURRAY@EASTERNHEALTH.ORG.AU
Keith Griffin - (03) 9895 4962

Community Mental Health Transition to Speciality Practice Program (Registered Nurse)