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Mental health Nurse

  • Alfred Health Full Time - Fixed Term
  • Closed 3 days ago a
    Published on 25 Nov 2018

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  • Job no: 18614
  • Categories: Nurse, Psychiatry

Alfred Health

Alfred Mental and Addiction Health  is responsible for the operation of services which focus on people with a severe mental illness residing in the Inner South Eastern area of Melbourne.

Services are provided by a number of teams located at the Alfred Hospital (Commercial Road, Prahran) and at St. Kilda Road Clinic, Waiora Clinic in Armadale, Alma Road CCU in St. Kilda and the Child & Adolescent Service located in Moorabbin.

 

  • Full Time Position-12 month contract 
  • Based at Alma Road Community Care Unit (ARCC) in St Kilda
  • Roster over 7 days and 24 hours

The Department:

The single most important goal of Alfred Psychiatry is to create an environment that facilitates clinical recovery, supports individual recovery efforts and strives to minimise service system barriers to the recovery process.

The Role:

ARCC currently has an exciting opportunity for an experienced psychiatric nurse who would like to gain experience in the community. The successful applicant will have a demonstrated understanding of the recovery model and will apply this model in practice. You will also have relevant knowledge and demonstrated skills in managing safety, mental state assessment, care planning and the capability to provide responsive direct care and evidence based interventions to support clients participating in the program to engage in self-management. You will work a rotating roster over 24 hours, 7 days a week and will be required to consult, liase and negotiate with patients, carers, family members and other professionals.

For a more detail on the role please download the attached position description.

Benefits:

  • Salary Packaging
  • Discount Health Insurance
  • Onsite Gym
  • Child care services

Please direct enquiries to: Daniel Cartlidge on 9076 7925

 

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 3 days ago - 10 Dec 2018
  • Published on 25 Nov 2018, 10:08 PM