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Registered Psychiatric Nurse

Job posted: 20/07/2021
Applications close: 03/08/2021 (Midnight)
10 days remaining

10 days remaining

Job Description

Location: Melbourne | Eastern Metropolitan

Job type: Not provided

Organisation: Eastern Health

Salary: Salary not specified

Occupation: Nursing

Reference: 24362

Reference: 24362

Occupation: Nursing

Salary Range: Salary not specified

Work location: Melbourne | Eastern Metropolitan

Registered Psychiatric Nurse



  • Permanent, Part Time

  • Peter James Centre location

  • Flexible rotating roster


Eastern Health


Eastern Health is one of Melbourne’s largest public health services. We provide a range of emergency, surgical, medical and general healthcare services, including maternity, palliative care, mental health, drug and alcohol, residential care, community health and state-wide specialist services to people and communities that are diverse in culture, age, socio-economic status, population and healthcare needs.


About the role


This is an exciting opportunity to contribute to an enhanced aged person’s mental health service in the Eastern Region as a Mental Health Nurse in a busy 25 bed inpatient psychiatric unit.


South Ward is part of the Eastern Health's extensive mental health program.  The successful applicant will join a very supportive, enthusiastic and experienced team providing recovery oriented, trauma informed mental health care to high risk and vulnerable people who require our support.


About you 


To be successful in this role you will possess:



  • Completed Graduate year in mental health (RPN)

  • Current nursing registration with AHPRA

  • Post Graduate qualifications (desirable)

  • Highly developed interpersonal skills and leadership experience (desirable)

  • A strong commitment to high quality care

  • The ability to work as part of a diverse team

  • Excellent communication and organisational skills


Please refer to the attached position description for further details of the role.


What we offer


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



  • Diverse and engaging career opportunities

  • Friendly & supportive team

  • Flexible working hours

  • Salary packaging options

  • Career progression in our teaching hospitals


Next Steps


If you believe you have the ability to make a difference in this rewarding industry, apply today!


Please note:



  • All applications must be submitted online via E-Mercury

  • All appointments are made subject to a satisfactory Fit2Work Check, where preferred candidates will be required to complete a Criminal History Check at the expense of Eastern Health.

  • You must have Australian work rights to apply for this position.

  • Recruitment agency applications will not be accepted.


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

Registered Psychiatric Nurse

Job type:

Not provided

Job classification:

Not provided

Contact:

Sarjana MUTHUSAMY - (88) 0499 19__
Marilyn SANT - (03) 8804 9906

Registered Psychiatric Nurse