Eating Disorders Nurse Practitioner

Job posted: 30/03/2022
Applications close: No closing date

No closing date

Job Description

Location: Melbourne | Western Metropolitan

Job type: Full time

Organisation: Latrobe Regional Hospital

Salary: Salary not specified

Occupation: Nursing

Reference: 15679

Reference: 15679

Occupation: Nursing

Salary Range: Salary not specified

Work location: Melbourne | Western Metropolitan

Nurse Practitioner - Eating Disorders Program

Latrobe Regional Hospital are looking to appoint an enthusiastic Mental Health Nurse Practitioner with highly developed interpersonal skills and a commitment to excellence to work in the Eating Disorders Team within the Specialist and Therapeutic Programs at Latrobe Valley Adult Recovery and ACIS Mental Health Team based in Traralgon on the Full Time On Going Basis. Applications are sought from Registered Nurses with Nurse practitioner qualifications in mental health who are enthusiastic and driven.

The successful candidate will:

  • Providing advanced assessment and screening of mental health disorders
  • Assisting the Team Manager to Implement change management
  • Medication prescribing diagnostics referral to practitioners
  • Ensuring the inclusion of evidence based nursing interventions in clinical practice.

“IMPORTANT: All staff employed in the healthcare sector are required to be vaccinated for COVID-19 (unless a valid exemption applies). Evidence of Vaccination (or exemption) will be required to be provided prior to commencement.”

Why work for LRH?

A leading Gippsland employer, Latrobe Regional Hospital is Gippsland's specialist referral and trauma centre located 150km east of Melbourne. We are a purpose-built teaching hospital caring for a population of more than 260,000 people.Our comprehensive range of services extends to emergency, intensive care, elective surgery, allied health, obstetrics, medical and radiation oncology at the Gippsland Cancer Care Centre, dialysis and aged care.

We offer:

  • A friendly and supportive team
  • High quality patient care
  • A collaborative and innovative working environment
  • Modern Facilities
  • Electronic Medical Records

Our unique difference:

  • Regional lifestyle opportunities
  • Access to excellent schools, health and transport services
  • Generous salary packaging benefits, paid parental leave and flexible working conditions
  • Expanding specialist services with future redevelopments & expansions

Our commitment to you:

LRH is recognized as a leading learning hospital providing ongoing career opportunities.  We provide a safe and rewarding work environment for all of our staff and have made a long-term commitment to strengthen our organisational culture through leadership excellence, education and training.

Now is an exciting time to join our team with significant growth on the horizon.

Diversity and Inclusion

At LRH we value workforce diversity and inclusion, where individual uniqueness is embraced. We value diverse life experiences and the perspectives of our people, whilst providing high-quality health care to all members of our community, regardless of age, gender, ethnicity, religion, cultural background, disability, or sexuality.

At LRH we are committed to providing positive employment opportunities for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people and welcome employment applications from candidates of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander background. LRH’s Koori Health Liaison Officer is available to support Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander descent applicants on (03) 5173 8653.

We at LRH strongly encourage people with disability and diverse backgrounds to apply for our roles.

If we can assist you with any reasonable adjustments in order to submit your application for this role, please contact the People & Culture team via email at peoplecultureadmin@lrh.com.au noting your preferred method of communication and contact details and a member of the team will be in touch.

Eating Disorders Nurse Practitioner

Job type:

Full time

Job classification:

Not provided


Linda Waters - (03) 5128 0100

Eating Disorders Nurse Practitioner