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Mental Health Clinician - Emergency Psychiatry

  • Location The Alfred
  • Work Type Full Time - Permanent
  • Applications Close At: Closes in 2 days
    Published on 15 May 2018
  • Job no: 14143
  • Categories: Allied Health and Medical Science, Other Allied Health / Medical Science

Alfred Health

Alfred Health is a leader in health care delivery, improvement, research and education. We are the main provider of health services to people living in the inner southeast suburbs of Melbourne, from ambulatory, to inpatient and home and community based services.

  • Make your next move count!
  • Don’t just change jobs - Move to the world’s most liveable city - Melbourne!
  • Take advantage of our laid-back lifestyle, our cultural diversity, café culture and easy access to so much more in the East.
  • Full time - 80 hours per fortnight plus ADO
  • Social Worker Grade 2 or Occupational Therapist Grade 2 or Registered Psychiatric Nurse Grade 3
  • 24/7 rotating shifts

Alfred Psychiatry offers a unique and diverse career in Mental Health Nursing where we encourage you to Be Your Best!

From Aged Psych, Child and Youth, headspace, Acute inpatient, emergency Psych and consultation, Community, sub cute & residential services – there is so much to choose from!

We offer a state wide trauma service and extremely busy ED.  As a tertiary training hospital we have a strong focus on development and research.

Whilst our purpose is improving the lives of our patients and families, we are committed to offering the best career path for our nursing staff.

Patients come first - Excellence lives here.

So why make the move to The Alfred?

Opportunities for Mental Health Nurses are wide and varied and we promote internal secondments to our nurses to develop their expertise in areas such as Acute inpatient services, crisis assessment & treatment, psychiatric triage, emergency department, community and child services. 

We offer flexible working hours and currently have a variety of vacancies for RPN Grade 2, Grade 3 and Grade 4 and Nurse Practitioners.

We really are different!

Our nurses will tell you they have excellent access to professional development, support & supervision. Talent is recognised and rewarded and we are invested in you! There are numerous ways to further your career through internal movement and advancement.

Feel free to contact us and have a chat with us about any of our current opportunities.  

What will you do in this role?

As the Mental Health Clinician, you will be responsible for mental health assessments and care planning with the CATT team. 

This is a developmental opportunity for a clinician to step up into a community role. 

Enquiries: Kathryn Henderson on Tel 03 9076 2773

Applications close at 11pm on Tuesday 29th of May 2018

For more detail on the role, please download the attached Position Description

Alfred 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.


  • Closes in 2 days - 29 May 2018
  • Published on 15 May 2018, 10:45 PM