Position Details
Reference Number 30015
Position Title Registered Nurse Psych G2
Employment Status Permanent Full Time
Location Austin Hospital
Department / Ward / Clinical Area Adolescent Inpatient Unit
Hours per Week 40.00
Position Summary

Austin Health is the major provider of tertiary health services, health professional education and research across 3 campuses in the northeast of Melbourne and state-wide. Austin Health is world-renowned for its research and specialist work in cancer, liver transplantation, spinal cord injuries, neurology, endocrinology, mental health and rehabilitation.

An exciting opportunity currently exists for an enthusiastic and highly experienced mental health nurse to join our Adolescent Inpatient Unit team.

The Adolescent Inpatient Unit sits within the Mental Health Division at Austin Health and provides care and services to meet the needs of mental health consumers between the ages of 13-17 and their carers.

To be successful in this role you must demonstrate:

  • A patient focused approach to care
  • A positive approach to ongoing self-education and skill development
  • A flexible, innovative team orientated approach to service delivery
  • A positive approach to change and diversity
  • Knowledge of the Mental Health Act 2014 and other relevant legislation
  • Knowledge of recovery and collaborative clinical practice
  • Registration with Australian Health Practitioners Regulation Agency

Work with us! Your reward is to work in a collaborative environment which will provide you with opportunities for ongoing training and development. Your benefits will include salary packaging, and employee assistance program.

All appointments are made subject to a satisfactory National Police Check conducted by Austin Health and a Working With Children Check.

Austin Health is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to attracting and retaining a diverse workforce that reflects the community we serve.  Applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders are encouraged.

Contact Person Bianca Blatchford
Contact Number (03) 9496 6308
Closing Date 04/11/2019
Position Description
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