Registered Psychiatric Nurse (RPN3) - YPARC

Job posted: 03/08/2022
Applications close: 31/08/2022 (Midnight)
15 days remaining

15 days remaining

Job Description

Location: Melbourne | Parkville

Job type: Not provided

Organisation: Melbourne Health

Salary: Salary not specified

Occupation: Nursing

Reference: 64797

Reference: 64797

Occupation: Nursing

Salary Range: Salary not specified

Work location: Melbourne | Parkville

Registered Psychiatric Nurse (RPN3) - Orygen PARC

  • Collaborate with and shift lead multidisciplinary team

  • Multiple ongoing full-time (inc ADOs) and part-time roles

  • Rotating roster | Flexibility and work-life balance

Your new role:

  • Provide specialist mental health nursing including physical and mental health, nutritional state, medication management, risk assessment, interventions for managing side effects and monitoring physical health status

  • Support team on shift-by-shift basis, leading clinical interventions, mental health risk assessment formulation and treatment planning

  • Escalation of care – liaise with other services within Orygen and community services

  • Provide supervision and consultation to RPN2’s, graduate nurses and multidisciplinary team

  • Work with lived experience workforce and families/carers to support young people with their recovery goals 

About you:

  • Relevant registration and qualifications

  • Advanced clinical skills, including the assessment and management of high-risk clinical situations

  • Knowledge of mental health system of care, the common mental health and substance use issues faced by young people, and evidence-based treatments for major adolescent health issues

  • Knowledge of and work within the framework of early intervention, de-stigmatisation, diversity, inclusion, and non-discrimination 

Benefit of working with Orygen Specialist Program:

  • Join us during this incredibly exciting time of growth and change - career progression opportunities to suit your professional development goals

  • Enjoy excellent work-life balance working in a supportive and collaborative team

  • Salary packaging, onsite car parking and, close to public transport

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 a Working with Children Check. Successful applicants will be required to provide evidence of an immunisation assessment and COVID-19 Vaccination prior to commencement.

Registered Psychiatric Nurse (RPN3) - YPARC

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Katharine Davies - 0399669100
Diana D'Cruz - 0408846806

Registered Psychiatric Nurse (RPN3) - YPARC