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.
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Join an Industry leader in acute psychiatric care
Located at The Alfred Hospital
Full time and Part time opportunities available
RPN Grade 2 - NP11 - NP70
Alfred Psychiatry sits within the Division of Ambulatory Services & Mental Health at The Alfred. It comprises both adult and child & adolescent services and a research unit. There is an important relationship also with the aged mental health service at Caulfield General Medical Centre (CGMC).
The position is based at Alfred Psychiatry and is located on the Inpatient Units. Ability and flexibility to work on either first Comprehensive knowledge of the Mental Health Act and other relevant legislation is required, along with well-developed interpersonal skills to effectively consult, liaise and negotiate with Floor Psychiatry or Ground Floor Psychiatry is required. The position requires post registration experience and the necessary training and experience to enable working in an acute inpatient unit. Relevant knowledge and demonstrated skills in risk assessment, mental state assessment, care planning and knowledge of acute psychiatry nursing care and practice is essential to undertake this role
QUALIFICATIONS AND EXPERIENCE:
Current unrestricted registration with AHPRA as a Nurse Division 1 or 3
Postgraduate qualifications in nursing or working towards this is desirable.
Easy public transport access
If you have any further enquiries, please contact Mark Fraser on 9076 3912
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.