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Registered Psychiatric Nurse Grade2

Job posted: 20/06/2022
Applications close: 04/07/2022 (Midnight)
2 days remaining

2 days remaining

Job Description

Location: Melbourne | Eastern Metropolitan

Job type: Not provided

Organisation: Eastern Health

Salary: Salary not specified

Occupation: Nursing

Reference: 27410

Reference: 27410

Occupation: Nursing

Salary Range: Salary not specified

Work location: Melbourne | Eastern Metropolitan

REGISTERED PSYCHIATRIC NURSE -GRADE 2



  • Permanent Part Time

  • Adolescent Psychiatric Unit, Box Hill Hospital

  • Join a recovery focused, dynamic and supportive team


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 for a passionate, caring and highly motivated recovery focused Registered nurse with an interest in Mental Health nursing to join our friendly and supportive Adolescent Inpatient Unit at Box Hill Hospital


The unit fosters a collaborative and compassionate team approach with a strong focus on the individuals’ personal recovery. The unit provides a range of therapeutic interventions to both young people and their families.


The AIPU is a 12 bed Acute Psychiatric unit providing care for consumers 13-17 years of age.


About you


To be successful in this role you will possess:



  • Current Nursing registration with AHPRA

  • Post Graduate qualifications in Mental Health is desirable or working towards

  • Highly developed interpersonal and communication skills

  • A strong commitment to high quality care

  • The ability to work as part of a diverse team

  • Highly motivated, compassionate and consumer focused


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


Vaccination against infectious disease is a mandatory requirement of this role.  An offer of employment is conditional on you providing evidence that you are currently vaccinated against COVID-19 with booster & Influenza, prior to commencing employment.


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


**Please note applications will be screened upon receipt and advertising may close prior to the closing date.**


Registered Psychiatric Nurse Grade2

Job type:

Not provided

Job classification:

Not provided

Contact:

Nkathazo Nkomo - (40) 2498 044_
Nkathazo.Nkomo@eastenhealth.org.au

Registered Psychiatric Nurse Grade2