Enrolled Nurse Orygen Youth Health Inpatient Unit

Job posted: 12/02/2020
Applications close: 04/03/2020 (Midnight)
10 days remaining

10 days remaining

Job Description

Location: Melbourne | Western Metropolitan

Job type: Not provided

Organisation: Melbourne Health

Salary: Salary not specified

Occupation: Nursing

Reference: 51168

Reference: 51168

Occupation: Nursing

Salary Range: Salary not specified

Work location: Melbourne | Western Metropolitan

  • Full Time, ongoing position

  • 80 hours per fortnight including monthly ADOs

  • Orygen Youth Health

Life with Us: 

  • Orygen Specialist Program (OYH) is a service of NorthWestern Mental Health, providing mental health care for young people aged 15 to 24 and focuses on early intervention to young people with severe and complex mental illness.

  • Multidisciplinary teams deliver individually tailored services that comprise assessment and crisis intervention, case management, medication, psychotherapy, family support, inpatient care, group work, vocational support, educational assistance, and intensive outreach.

A Job to Be Proud Of:

  • Be a vital member of the multidisciplinary health care team striving to deliver excellent care to patients and their families.

  • Provide nursing care which focuses on the best possible outcomes for your patients.

  • Ensure care and treatment is delivered in a manner consistent with relevant professional, Orygen Youth Health and Melbourne Health values.

  • Work for an organisation that values patient centred care, trust and respect in an environment which continuously identifies opportunities for improving the quality of patient care.

  • Implement individualised interventions in collaboration with the young person  and the treating team

  • Aim to reduce distress and agitation, the occurrence of adverse events including aggression, violence, restraint and seclusion under direction from the ANUM and Team

Your Contribution: 

  • Registration as an enrolled nurse under the Australian Health Practitioner Regulation National Law Act (2009) with the Nursing and Midwifery Board of Australia.

  • Diploma in Nursing, or equivalent, including Board-approved qualification in administration of medicines.

  • Recent experienced in acute inpatient setting.

  • Committed to the principles of best practice for Youth mental health

Our Commitment to You:

  • Values based organisation offering great prospects for career diversity and professional advancement, including training and research opportunities, and access to mentorship and leadership programs.

  • NorthWestern Mental Health boasts a sophisticated learning structure and we pride ourselves on supporting continuing professional development.

  • Comprehensive Health & Wellbeing Programs including; On-site staff gym, Staff Medical Service, Employee Assistance Program, Peer Support Program - run by our dedicated employees.

  • Salary packaging options, monthly ADOs (That’s an additional day off every month!), onsite car parking, close to public transport.

Connect With Us:

Get to know us at www.nwmh.org.au or click ‘Apply Now’.

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Enrolled Nurse Orygen Youth Health Inpatient Unit

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Julie Blackburn - 83457558

Enrolled Nurse Orygen Youth Health Inpatient Unit