Mental Health Enrolled Nurse

Job posted: 08/06/2021
Applications close: 21/06/2021 (Midnight)
2 days remaining

2 days remaining

Job Description

Location: Melbourne | Southern Metropolitan

Job type: Not provided

Organisation: Peninsula Health

Salary: Salary not specified

Occupation: Nursing

Reference: 28485

Reference: 28485

Occupation: Nursing

Salary Range: Salary not specified

Work location: Melbourne | Southern Metropolitan

• Great team, respectful culture & supportive management
• Skip the traffic & work close to home in Frankston, gateway to the gorgeous Mornington Peninsula
• Excellent salary packaging benefits and discounted onsite parking

Who We Are and What We Stand For

Peninsula Health is the major metropolitan health service caring for a community of 300,000 people. Our Vision is to provide exceptional health and community care.

In representing Peninsula Health, we expect all employees and volunteers to reflect our values: Be the Best, Be a Role Model, Be Open and Honest, Be Compassionate and Respectful and Be Collaborative. We are One Peninsula Health.

What You Will Be Doing

Peninsula Health Mental Health Service (PHMHS) is committed to the principles of Recovery- Orientated Practice. We actively support and encourage consumer and carer participation in all aspects of planning and delivery of mental health services.

Opened in 2017, our Psychiatric Assessment and Planning Unit (PAPU) is a 6 bed purpose built unit providing accelerated access to specialist psychiatric assessment and short term treatment as well as planning and support arrangements on discharge. Located alongside our Emergency Department, PAPU allows for rapid transfer from the Emergency Department for up to 72 hours.

Our hard working team are supported by passionate and supportive management, a dedicated Mental Health educator and fantastic team initiatives.

This is a 6 month contract working 48 hours / fortnight over a 7 day rotating roster. Don't miss this opportunity to join our PHMHS!

What You Need

We anticipate you will have:
• Current AHPRA registration as an Endorsed Enrolled Nurse
• Experience working in an inpatient Mental Health setting
• Demonstrated understanding of and commitment to the principles of Recovery Orientated Practice
• Demonstrated working knowledge and understanding of relevant legislation and standards

What Next

If you experience any issues signing in or registering, please feel welcome to contact us - the People, Experience & Performance Team on (03) 9784 2700.

Additional Requirements

Peninsula Health is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer that is committed to inclusion and diversity. We encourage applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people and individuals from all cultural backgrounds. We also provide a safe and supportive workplace for people with disabilities.

To find out more about our recruitment processes, compliance obligations and to prepare your application to join our team please visit:

Join Peninsula Health and help us to deliver safe, personal, effective & connected care to every person, every time.
Mental Health Enrolled Nurse

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Ashley Sturgeon - 97847115

Mental Health Enrolled Nurse