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Registered Psychiatric Nurse - NPU1

Job posted: 31/05/2021
Applications close: 21/06/2021 (Midnight)
2 days remaining

2 days remaining

Job Description

Location: Melbourne | Northern Metropolitan

Job type: Not provided

Organisation: Melbourne Health

Salary: Salary not specified

Occupation: Nursing

Reference: 57305

Reference: 57305

Occupation: Nursing

Salary Range: Salary not specified

Work location: Melbourne | Northern Metropolitan

Registered Psychiatric Nurse - Northern Psychiatric Inpatient Service



  • Join our multidisciplinary team to contribute to excellence in patient care and provide the highest standard of clinical input

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  • Multiple positions available - Full time and part time options. Permanent and ongoing

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  • Based at the Northern Hospital - Epping


The Royal Melbourne Hospital



As one of the largest health services in Victoria, and a team of more than 10,000 strong, we provide a comprehensive range of specialist medical, surgical, and mental health services; as well as rehabilitation, aged care, outpatient and community programs. We are a designated state-wide provider for services including trauma, and we lead centres of excellence for tertiary services in several key specialties including neurosciences, nephrology, oncology, cardiology and virtual health.



Surrounded by a Parkville Precinct of brilliant thinkers, we collaborate to set new benchmarks in health excellence – benchmarks that impact across the globe. While the work we do takes us in inspiring new directions; caring for each other, our patients and consumers is as essential to who we are, as any scientific breakthrough we make. We put people first - leading with kindness and working together, we excel as one Royal Melbourne Hospital.



Your new team



  • The Northern Area Mental Health Service is an integrated network of mental health services providing psychiatric services to residents in the Cities of Darebin and Whittlesea.

  • Services include Acute In-patient Unit, Emergency Mental Health Service, Continuing Care Teams, Community Care Units and PARC

  • The Northern Adult Acute Mental Health Inpatient Unit (NPU) provides comprehensive treatment and support to people who are in an acute phase of mental illness, and are unable to be provided treatment in a community setting.

  • The 50 bed service comprises of two 25 bed units each designed with 5 ICA beds and 20 LDU beds.


Your success in this role, will be in your ability to



  • Be accountable and responsibile in nursing care and customer service.

  • Ability to negotiate and communicate with staff and other service providers

  • Support service performance and care standards within the Inpatient Unit

  • Work rotating rosters (morning, afternoon & night) as required to ensure clinical service delivery.


Your Contribution



  • Demonstrated excellence in provision of nursing care within the multidisciplinary workforce

  • Registration with the Nursing Midwifery Board of Australia (NMBA)

  • Demonstrated ability to work with diverse and complex clinical presentations

  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills

  • High level of reliability and professional conduct


Our Commitment to you



Here at The RMH we strive for excellence with a strong purpose that defines the work we do for our community – Advancing health for everyone, every day. This is the Melbourne Way.  



We believe our success comes from our people. We’re committed to the RMH being a great place to work and a great place to receive care. We have made a long-term commitment to strengthen our organisational culture through leadership, education and empowering our staff to Speak Up for themselves and each other.



This is a role where your passion and expertise can come together to create a truly defining career opportunity. It is a unique opportunity to help us transform the future of the RMH and ultimately ensure we continue to deliver world class healthcare.


 


The RMH stands in solidarity with Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people in work and care. We are 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.


 


Interested?


 


For a confidential discussion please connect via the details below.


 


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 - NPU1

Job type:

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Contact:

Sarah Franzman - 0447267972
Ginu Kurian - 0427405149

Registered Psychiatric Nurse - NPU1