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Registered Psychiatric Nurse Macalister

Job posted: 24/05/2021
Applications close: No closing date

No closing date

Job Description

Location: Gippsland | Traralgon

Job type: Not provided

Organisation: Latrobe Regional Hospital

Salary: Salary not specified

Occupation: Nursing

Reference: 14783

Reference: 14783

Occupation: Nursing

Salary Range: Salary not specified

Work location: Gippsland | Traralgon

Latrobe Regional Hospital (LRH) is the major provider of specialist health services in the Gippsland region, east of Melbourne.  Our comprehensive range of services extends to emergency and intensive care, elective surgery, allied health, obstetrics, medical and radiation oncology at the Gippsland Cancer Care Centre, dialysis and aged care.


LRH has a number of outstanding facilities following a recent expansion. These include a cardiac catheterisation laboratory, large Emergency Department, endoscopy suites and modern and contemporary inpatient units. These complement extensive Allied Health amenities including a gym and pool. LRH is the regional provider of mental health services in Gippsland. LRH Mental Health Service operates an integrated specialist mental health program across the region and provides inpatient and community mental health care for adults, children and young people and older persons. Gippsland provides a fantastic regional lifestyle with easy access to Melbourne.


An exciting opportunity has arisen for an experienced and suitably qualified Mental Health Nurse to join the LRH Macalisterteam at Latrobe Regional Hospital on a Casual basis.


Reporting to the Nurse Unit Manager, the successful applicant will play an important role in overseeing the provision of basic nursing care, providing guidance, informal training and supervision during the shift and faciitating orientation of students and new staff.


To be successful in this position you will need to have:



  • Minimum qualification for the position as per job description

  • A clear understanding of the aged care act and other relevant standards

  • a keen interest in quality improvement activities and rediness to take on higher duties to support the role of the NUM


For further information about this position please contact Bosede Adetifa, Nurse Unit Manager on (03) 51738324.


 Applicants will be required to apply for and satisfactorily obtain a National Police Check and Working with Children Check.


Latrobe Regional Hospital is a child safe and equal employment opportunity employer. We recognise and value inclusion and diversity and encourage all people from culturally and linguistically diverse backgrounds to apply for our positions.


LRH’s Koori Health Liaison Officer is available to support Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander descent applicants on (03) 5173 8653.


Registered Psychiatric Nurse Macalister

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Contact:

Bosede ADETIFA - (03) 5173 8324

Registered Psychiatric Nurse Macalister