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Registered Psychiatric Nurse Grade 2

Job posted: 19/10/2020
Applications close: 29/10/2020 (Midnight)
9 days remaining

9 days remaining

Job Description

Location: Melbourne | Northern Metropolitan

Job type: Not provided

Organisation: Melbourne Health

Salary: Salary not specified

Occupation: Nursing

Reference: 54035

Reference: 54035

Occupation: Nursing

Salary Range: Salary not specified

Work location: Melbourne | Northern Metropolitan






• Registered Psychiatric Nurse Grade 2
• Part Time Fixed Term, 64hrs per fortnight
• Based in Broadmeadows
• Supportive Team Environment



Life With Us:



 



We will welcome you as part of a caring, multidisciplinary team to work with older adults who are presenting with challenging and complex mental health issues. We will support you in developing your career as a mental health professional, include you in decision making and value your ideas.





Our team has a recovery focus with clinicians working collaboratively with consumers and their families/carers to improve their mental and physical health.





 A Job To Be Proud Of:




  • Complete assessments of patients to ensure  an evidence based, patient led, collaborative approach to recovery

  • Administer medication and monitor efficacy

  • Admit and discharge patients as required

  • Educate and mentor undergraduate, graduate and post graduate students

  • Take charge of shifts when ANUM not available

  • Dissemination of information to multidisclipanry team in ward rounds, key meetings and handover

  • Participation in service improvemnt intitiatives



Your Contribution:




  • Registration with Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency - Nursing and Midwifery Board of Australia (APHRA)

  • Experience of working with consumers with a mental health diagnosis

  • Excellent interpersonal skills and the ability to communicate effectively

  • Commitment to ongoing professional development for self and other staff members

  • An understanding of the policies and procedures associated with the Mental Health Act and other relevant legislation



Our Commitment To You:





  • NWMH boasts a sophisticated learning structure and we pride ourselves on supporting continuing professional development.

  • We are a values based organisation. A career with us is a rewarding experience, offering great prospects for career diversity and professional advancement

  • Comprehensive Health & Wellbeing Programs including; staff health service, peer support program and EAP

  • Reward & Recognition Programs



Connect With Us:





Get to know us at www.nwmh.org.au or click ‘Apply Now’.






The Royal Melbourne Hospital is committed to Equal Employment Opportunity, ethical practice, and the principles of Cultural Diversity and social inclusion.






All appointments are made subject to a satisfactory Criminal History Record Check and a Working With Children Check. Successful applicants will be required to provide evidence of an immunisation assessment prior to commencement.




Registered Psychiatric Nurse Grade 2

Job type:

Not provided

Job classification:

Not provided

Contact:

Huggins Mhlanga - 0383455701
Carol Erichsen - 0383455701

Registered Psychiatric Nurse Grade 2