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Mental Health Consultation Liaison Nurse Practitioner

Job posted: 18/11/2020
Applications close: 09/12/2020 (Midnight)
5 days remaining

5 days remaining

Job Description

Location: Gippsland | Bairnsdale

Job type: Not provided

Organisation: Latrobe Regional Hospital

Salary: Salary not specified

Occupation: Health and Allied Health, Nursing

Reference: 13329

Reference: 13329

Occupation: Health and Allied Health, Nursing

Salary Range: Salary not specified

Work location: Gippsland | Bairnsdale

Latrobe Regional Hospital (LRH) is the major provider of specialist health services in the Gippsland region, east of Melbourne.  Our comprehensive range of services extends to emergency and intensive care, elective surgery, allied health, obstetrics, medical and radiation oncology at the Gippsland Cancer Care Center, dialysis and aged care.  LRH is the regional provider of mental health services in Gippsland. LRH Mental Health Service operates an integrated specialist mental health program across the region and provides inpatient and community mental health care for adults, children and young people and older persons. Gippsland provides a fantastic regional lifestyle with easy access to Melbourne.


An exciting opportunity has arisen for an experienced and suitably qualified Nurse  Practitioner or Nurse Practitioner Candidate to join the Bairnsdale Community Mental Health Team at Latrobe Regional Hospital on a Full time basis from Monday to Friday until July 2022.


Reporting to the  Manager for Bairnsdale Community Mental Health the successful applicant will play an important role in the recovery of patients with Mental illness by providing on the spot consultation and liaison for Hospital emergency departments in Bairnsdale, Orbost, and Omeo.


The successful applicant will be required to be and endorsed Nurse Practitioner  or a Nurse Practitioner Candidate.


To be successful in this position you will need to have: Great interpersonal/communication skills, and have the ability to understand complex situations, and have exceptional clinical skills.


For further information about this position please contact Sue Mulkearns  Team Manager Bairnsdale Community Mental Health (03) 5152 8800


Applicants will be required to apply for and satisfactorily obtain a National Police Check and Working with Children Check.


Latrobe Regional Hospital is a child safe and equal employment opportunity employer. LRH values our community’s diversity. We are committed to providing an inclusive, welcoming and safe service and workplace for everyone who engages with our organisation regardless of race, culture, religion, sexuality, gender identity, age or ability.


LRH’s Koori Health Liaison Officer is available to support Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander descent applicants on (03) 5173 8831.


previous applicants need not apply

Mental Health Consultation Liaison Nurse Practitioner

Job type:

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Job classification:

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Contact:

Sue MULKEARNS - (03) 5152 8800

Mental Health Consultation Liaison Nurse Practitioner