Mental Health Clinician/Registered Psychiatric Nurse
Work TypeFull time
Applications Close AtClosed 9 days ago
Job no: 47445
Category: Nurse, Psychiatry
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.
Prevention and Recovery Care (PARC) Clinician / Registered Psychiatric Nurse (RPN3)
Alfred Mental and Addiction Health
1 position (full-time)
Permanent ongoing position
Excellent professional development opportunities
Amazing benefits including access to Salary Packaging and Novated Leasing and staff gym.
We are seeking an enthusiastic mental health nurse committed to working in partnership to deliver effective, recovery oriented client care in a residential sub-acute setting.
The PARC service model is a partnership between Alfred Mental and Addiction Health (AMAH) and ERMHA 365 providing sub-acute residential step up / step down treatment and support for up to 28 days to consumers within the Alfred catchment area. AMAH provide the clinical component of the PARC Program and ERMHA 365 provide the on-site psychosocial support. This position will involve rotation to Alma Road Community Care Unit as per roster requirements.
The successful applicant will be supported with full training, clinical supervision and ongoing professional development opportunities.
Registered or eligible for registration with AHPRA as a Division One Nurse
Holds a postgraduate qualification in Mental Health Nursing
Recent experience working in the psychiatric setting as a mental health nurse
Relevant computer skills
Working with Children’s Check
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
For more detail on the role, please download the relevant position description. For further Enquiries to Daniel Cartlidge on 9076 7925 or Eloise Scott on 9832 9300
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.
In compliance with the Victorian Chief Health Officer's Mandatory Vaccination Directions, all Alfred health employees must be vaccinated against COVID-19 with TGA approved vaccine and must have evidence of their vaccination status.