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Senior Community Mental Health Clinician

  • Location Alfred Health
  • Work Type Full Time - Permanent
  • Applications Close At: Closed 2 months ago
    Published on 13 Jun 2018
  • Job no: 15161
  • Categories: Nurse, Psychiatry

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.

  • Full-time - 80 hours per fortnight
  • Registered Psychiatric Nurse Grade 3
  • Work with an industry leader in Psychiatry Care.
  • 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.

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 statewide 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 a part of our dynamic Emergency Psychiatry team, you will work across CATT, Triage, ED and in PACER where you will be responsible for undertaking a mental, social and physical assessment of clients incorporating a clinical risk assessment leading to the recommendation of a course of action. Bring your advanced clinical skills and experience working in the community and/or within the Emergency Department to this role along with your postgraduate experience. 

As the Senior Community Mental Health Clinician you will work full-time (80 hours plus ADO) and take part in a 24-hour rotating roster, across 7 days where you will be well supported by our multi-disciplinary team who are focused on producing good outcomes and opportunities for professional development.

Please direct further queries to Blair Hobbs on 0427 196 463 or Angela Gallagher on 0447 383 326

Applications close at 11pm on Tuesday 26th of June 2018

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.

Website: www.alfredhealth.org.au

  • Closed 2 months ago - 26 Jun 2018
  • Published on 13 Jun 2018, 5:43 AM