Mental Health Registered Nurse

Job posted: 07/07/2021
Applications close: 04/08/2021 (Midnight)
3 days remaining

3 days remaining

Job Description

Location: Melbourne | Southern Metropolitan

Job type: Not provided

Organisation: Peninsula Health

Salary: Salary not specified

Occupation: Nursing

Reference: 28694

Reference: 28694

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
• Respectful culture & innovative management

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

The Adult Acute Inpatient Mental Health Unit (2 West) provides 24-hour, bed based, voluntary and compulsory short-term inpatient treatment. Working within a biopsychosocial framework, the multi-disciplinary team provides recovery oriented treatment and interventions that are focused on transitioning clients safely back into the community.

As a RPN on Ward 2 West (Adult Acute Inpatient Mental Health Unit), you will provide recovery orientated care to inpatient consumers and their families/carers.

Our hard working team are supported by passionate and supportive management, dedicated Mental Health educators and fantastic team initiatives including the Mental Health Staff Choir.

Permanent role with excellent job security and flexibility for part time or full time to suit your lifestyle.

What You Need

We anticipate you will have:
• Current AHPRA registration as a Registered Nurse
• Completion of a graduate year program or equivalent experience
• Experience working in an inpatient mental health setting
• Post Graduate Qualification in Mental Health Nursing or willingness to complete

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 Registered Nurse

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Rebecca Thompson - 0397847309

Mental Health Registered Nurse