Categories: Allied Health and Medical Science, Occupational Therapy
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.
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. 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.
The role of the Mental Health Clinician (RPN3) is based at St Kilda Road and sits within the Community Mental Health Service (CMHT). This is a multidisciplinary Team made up of Consultant Psychiatrists, Registrars, Psychiatric Nurses, Occupational Therapists, Social Workers, Clinical Psychologists and Peer Workforce.The Registered Psychiatric Nurse will work with an allocated client list, to provide case management, treatment and support services, as well providing discipline specific input to the multidisciplinary team. The successful applicant will also have opportunities to contribute to the development of their discipline, not only to St Kilda Road CCT, but also within Alfred Psychiatry as a whole
A current Registration with AHPRA, preferably with Psychiatric endorsements or equivalent.
For Nursing applicants, Postgraduate qualifications in psychiatric nursing are strongly preferred.
Experience in a range of psychiatric interventions indicating an ability to perform community-based psychiatric assessment including that of risk assessment.
A current driver’s licence is required to undertake this role.
Discounted health insurance
Child care centre
If you are interested in this position or would like any further details, please contact Valerie Grueva Ph: 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.