Registered Psychiatric Nurse Grade 2

Job posted: 18/11/2019
Applications close: 10/12/2020 (Midnight)
8 days remaining

8 days remaining

Job Description

Location: Various

Job type: Not provided

Organisation: Melbourne Health

Salary: Salary not specified

Occupation: Nursing

Reference: 53038

Reference: 53038

Occupation: Nursing

Salary Range: Salary not specified

Work location: Various

  • Full Time opportunities Fixed Term available in a range of Mental Health settings

  • Registered Psychiatric Nurse Grade 2, Year 3 - Year 8

  • Salary range $68,754 to $87,282 per annum depending on experience (in accordance with relevant EBA)

  • Join an award winning Mental Health team

Life With Us:

Full Time positions Fixed Term opportunities are available now for Mental Health Nurses, in both acute inpatient units and with our Community Teams.

North Western Mental Health is Melbourne’s leading public provider of mental health services achieved through the professionalism and commitment from our mental health nurses who deliver quality front-line, evidence-based services across our Adult, Youth and Aged Care programs.

Our evidence based nursing approach is enhanced by our Academic Mental Health Nursing Research Unit in conjunction with Australian Catholic University.

Registered Psychiatric Nurse Grade 2 will be required to provide quality standards of care including assessment, planning, implementation and evaluation of care in collaboration with the multidisciplinary team.

So why not take your career to the next level by joining the award winning NorthWestern Mental Health team?

A Job to Be Proud Of:

  • Contribute your expertise in clinical meetings, ensuring clinical standards of care are met

  • Provide mental health assessments and treatment to consumers and their carers

  • Provide overall coordination of care and deliver care as required on a shift-to–shift basis

  • Provide clinical supervision of placement students and junior staff within their discipline specific team

  • Manage clinical risk and actively work toward implementing risk reduction strategies

  • Promote a friendly, respectful and supportive environment within the organisation

Your Contribution:

  • Demonstrated experience in Mental Health Nursing

  • Excellent interpersonal skills plus the ability to communicate effectively with consumers, families/carers, colleagues and other service providers

  • Commitment to ongoing professional self-development

Our Commitment to You:

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

  • NorthWestern Mental Health boasts a sophisticated learning structure and we pride ourselves on supporting continuing professional development

  • Attractive salary and working conditions including annual and CPD leave, salary sacrifice

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

Connect With Us:

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

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

Join us to be the first in Care, Research and Learning

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

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Brian Jackson - Director of Nursing - 0393428228

Registered Psychiatric Nurse Grade 2