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Consultation Liaison Eating Disorders Nurse

Job posted: 08/06/2021
Applications close: 28/06/2021 (Midnight)
9 days remaining

9 days remaining

Job Description

Location: Melbourne | Northern Metropolitan

Job type: Not provided

Organisation: Austin Health

Salary: Salary not specified

Occupation: Medical, Nursing

Reference: 37815

Reference: 37815

Occupation: Medical, Nursing

Salary Range: Salary not specified

Work location: Melbourne | Northern Metropolitan

Austin Health is one of Victoria’s largest health care providers. Comprising the Austin Hospital, Heidelberg Repatriation Hospital, Royal Talbot Rehabilitation, Hospital in the Home and community based health services; Austin Health is an internationally recognised leader in clinical teaching, training and research, with numerous university and research institute affiliations.


An exciting opportunity currently exists for an enthusiastic and highly experienced Psychiatric Liaison Eating Disorder Nurse, RPN4 fixed-term part-time to join our Consultation Liaison Psychiatry.


This position requires the assessment of in-patients in the general hospital setting who have an Eating Disorder or symptoms indicative of a suspected Eating Disorder. The patient cohort will cover paediatrics and adult.  The candidate must provide high quality engagement, assessment, treatment and support services to individuals and their families, using best practice principles including Family Inclusive Practice and Dual Diagnosis Principles. Our programs provide support, skills and education in the treatment and management of eating disorders and co-occurring diagnosis in line with Austin Health’s standards, policies, practice guidelines and legal requirements.


To be successful in this role you must demonstrate/Key responsibilities as listed on the Position Description.


Work with us! Your reward is to work in a collaborative environment which will provide you with opportunities for ongoing training and development. Your benefits will include salary packaging, and employee assistance program.


All appointments are made subject to a satisfactory National Police Check conducted by Austin Health and if required, a Working With Children Check.


Austin Health is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to attracting and retaining a diverse workforce that reflects the community we serve.  Applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders are encouraged.

Consultation Liaison Eating Disorders Nurse

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Contact:

Christina Lambros - (03) 9496 6672
Julie Hume - (03) 9496 6412

Consultation Liaison Eating Disorders Nurse