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.
Registered Psychiatric Nurse Grade 3
Full Time Position
Roster over 7 days
The single most important goal of Alfred Mental and Addiction Health is to create an environment that facilitates clinical recovery, supports individual recovery efforts and strives to minimise service system barriers to the recovery process.
An exciting opportunity for an experienced psychiatric nurse who would like to join a dynamic and well-established community mental health service. The position based at St Kilda Road Clinic and MSTS is responsible for providing a 7-day a week service to those clients living in the Inner South catchment area. The position will be required to provide a client focussed, assertive outreach model of care with the emphasis on treatment, rehabilitation and support for people with major psychiatric conditions.
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 clinical case management, managing safety, mental state assessment, care planning and the capability to provide responsive direct care and evidence based interventions to support clients’ recovery.
For a more detail on the role, please download the attached position description.
Demonstrable record of safe and appropriate clinical practice with sound risk and mental state assessment skills.
Comprehensive understanding of key aspects of Mental Health Act and other relevant Acts.
A high performance, team player who is customer focussed, motivated and enthusiastic.
A current driver’s licence is essential.
Discount Health Insurance
Child care services
Please direct enquiries to Emily Lyonson 9076 9888
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.