Registered Psychiatric Nurse Grade 2

Job posted: 24/10/2022
Applications close: 05/12/2022 (Midnight)
3 days remaining

3 days remaining

Job Description

Location: Melbourne | CBD

Job type: Full time

Organisation: The Royal Melbourne Hospital

Salary: Salary not specified

Occupation: Nursing

Reference: 66850

Reference: 66850

Occupation: Nursing

Salary Range: Salary not specified

Work location: Melbourne | CBD

Registered Psychiatric Nurse

Mid-West Area Mental Health Service (MWAMHS)

  • Rotating roster including night shift, weekends, afternoons and mornings.
  • Based at Sunshine Hospital
  • Full time and part time opportunities

Life With Us:

MWAMHS delivers specialist clinical programs and provides a comprehensive range of specialist mental health services to people who reside in the local government areas of Brimbank, Melton and parts of Hume (Sunbury/Bulla).

  • You will be part of The Sunshine Adult Acute Psychiatric Unit (SAAPU) - a 29 bed service which provides therapeutic support for Mental Health consumers on their path to recovery.
  • We are a cohesive and harmonious team and are committed to promoting work/life balance and supporting staff wellbeing in a dynamic, busy environment and
  • With us, you can avail of flexible self-rostering, reflective practice, support of comprehensive professional development with the NWMH Mental Health Training and Development Unit and partnerships with specialised services and opportunities for growth. 

Your New Role:

  • Engage with and support consumers, their families and their carers with their mental health needs

  • Support the delivery of a recovery oriented and trauma informed service
  • Deliver evidence-based mental health and nursing interventions to consumers families and carers
  • Exciting opportunities for professional development and career progression with new beds opening at the Sunshine hospital site in 2023.

About you:

  • AHPRA Registered Nurse with ward experience 
  • Willing to work on a rotating roster within our supportive and dedicated multidisciplinary team.
  • Possess well-developed knowledge and understanding of the Mental Health Act and other relevant legislation, policies and strategic directions of Public Mental Health Services

Benefit of working with NorthWestern Mental Health:

  • 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
  • Attractive salary and working conditions including annual and CPD leave, salary packaging
  • Comprehensive Health & Wellbeing Programs including; staff health service, peer support program and EAP
  • Reward & Recognition Programs

The RMH is proud to be a workplace that champions diversity, inclusion and equality for our staff and our community. Our goal is for our people to feel safe, included and supported so that they can be at their best every single day. We encourage talented people from all backgrounds, abilities and identities to apply to our vacancies, and will consider adjustments to support such applications.


If you are looking for a challenging role and can demonstrate the above capabilities, connect with us.

For a confidential discussion please connect via the details below.

All appointments are made subject to a satisfactory Criminal History Record Check, and where applicable, Working With Children Check (WWCC). All RMH employees are required to provide evidence of an immunisation assessment including evidence of vaccination against COVID-19 (3 doses) and Influenza with a TGA approved vaccine (mandatory for all clinical and or patient facing roles) prior to commencement. This is in accordance with the Victorian Minister of Health’s Mandatory Vaccination Orders for COVID-19 and legislated requirement for influenza vaccination

Applications Close 05/12/2022

Registered Psychiatric Nurse Grade 2

Job type:

Full time

Job classification:

Not provided


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Registered Psychiatric Nurse Grade 2