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Registered & Enrolled Nurses - Mental Health Nurse Pool

Job posted: 26/05/2021
Applications close: 27/06/2021 (Midnight)
8 days remaining

8 days remaining

Job Description

Location: Melbourne | Eastern Metropolitan

Job type: Not provided

Organisation: Eastern Health

Salary: Salary not specified

Occupation: Other, Nursing

Reference: 23891

Reference: 23891

Occupation: Other, Nursing

Salary Range: Salary not specified

Work location: Melbourne | Eastern Metropolitan

Registered Nurses and Enrolled Nurses - Mental Health Pool



  • Permanent full-time and part-time roles

  • Supportive and engaging team

  • Flexibility to work in different Mental Health units



Eastern Health is one of Melbourne’s largest metropolitan public health services.  We provide a comprehensive range of high-quality acute, sub-acute, palliative care, mental health, drug and alcohol, residential care, community health and statewide services to people and communities that are diverse in culture, age and socio-economic status, population and healthcare needs.



Are you a dedicated and passionate clinician? Do you value and enjoy working with an excellent team? Do you enjoy working in a dynamic and multi-disciplinary environment? Then this is the ideal opportunity for you.



Eastern Health Mental Health Pool is seeking motivated Registered Nurses, Grade 2 and Endorsed Enrolled Nurses to join our dynamic multidisciplinary team.  Opportunities also available for experienced Mental Health registered nurses and endorsed enrolled nurses to join our casual mental health nurse bank at Eastern Health.



Mental Health Pool provides ongoing work in Adult Psych Inpatient Units, Drug and alcohol Detox Centre, Child and Adolescent.  We provide care for consumers who require Mental Health short term inpatient management and treatment during an acute or severe phase of mental illness. Our units fosters a collaborative and compassionate team approach and is seeking individuals who will enjoy working in this environment to achieve great patient outcomes and great patient experience. Eastern Health is committed to providing great patient care at all times and works to maintain and improve knowledge through provision of a range of therapeutic interventions and programs, both to consumers and families.



For this interesting and dynamic role we require candidates, who possess the ability:




  • To provide recovery focused care;

  • Current nursing registration with AHPRA 

  • Post Graduate qualifications in Mental Health Nursing

  • Highly developed interpersonal and leadership experience

  • A strong commitment to high quality care

  • The ability to work as part of a diverse team

  • Excellent communication and organisational skills

  • Recent expertise working with consumers that have a mental illness including the ability to conduct and document a comprehensive mental state examination and risk assessment

  • Demonstrated ability to work with people with dual diagnosis;

  • Understanding of the National Framework for recovery orientated mental health services.




Eastern Health offers a variety of fantastic Employee Benefits, view the extensive range here!



The benefits of working for Eastern Health include:




  • Diverse and engaging career opportunities

  • Friendly & supportive team

  • Flexible working hours

  • Salary packaging options

  • Career progression in our teaching hospitals



If you have the ability and drive to make a difference take hold of this opportunity and apply today!



For full details refer to the attached Position Description and make enquiries today.



All appointments are made subject to a satisfactory police records check.



You must have the right to permanently live and work in Australia to apply for this job.



Please submit all applications online.



Recruitment agency applications will not be accepted.



Eastern Health Values:  Patients First: Agility: Humility: Respect: Kindness: Excellence


Registered & Enrolled Nurses - Mental Health Nurse Pool

Job type:

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Job classification:

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Contact:

Tracey Theobald - (04) 6640 3485
Tracey.Theobald@easternhealth.org.au
Program Coordinator - (03) 9955 1154

Registered & Enrolled Nurses - Mental Health Nurse Pool