Mental Health Nurse - Frankston

Healius

Seeking experienced registered mental health nurses to join our team to support our local community. Part-time and Full-time positions available

  • ASX listed organisation with a network of over 70 medical centres.
  • AHPRA Registered Nurse.
  • Based in Frankston
The Company:

Healius Limited is one of Australia’s largest listed healthcare organisations employing over 11,000 staff. We operate Medical Centres throughout Australia and have Pathology, Imaging and Technology divisions. The success of our businesses enables us to continually innovate and grow.

The Medical Centres Division develop and operate modern, large scale multi-disciplinary medical centres. Each centre integrates the practices of GP’s, Nurses, Dentistry, Physiotherapy and Specialists. We provide high quality healthcare which is affordable and accessible with 71 Centres & 57 Dental centres across Australia.

About the Role

Our Medical Centres provide affordable and accessible services to our patients across Australia delivering end to end patient care. Due to the demands of COVID-19 and the impact this has had on Victorians we are looking for experienced registered mental health nurses to join our team to support our local community.  
  
As a mental health nurse in our team you will deliver ‘whole of person’ holistic care by developing clearly defined pathways that relate to the person’s acuity, physical health, alcohol and other drug use, and also social and community supports such as housing, justice, employment, education and family and social functioning.
  

Responsibilities
  • Deliver evidence informed, person-centred, recovery-oriented and cost-effective mental health services, aligned with a stepped care approach.
  • Support GPs and other health professionals, to make appropriate referrals into the service, ensuring people are referred to the right place, for the right care, at the right time
  • Provide initial assessment and referral, provision of information and advice, and navigation and warm referral pathways to support consumers and carers/family members to connect with appropriate care options available within the community
  You would possess:
  • Current RN AHPRA registration.
  • Mental Health Nurse credentialing required
  • Previous experience in the assessment, diagnosis and treatment of people who have complex mental health needs within a clinic or community setting.
  • Post-graduate qualifications in mental health or minimum 2 year’s experience as a Mental Health Registered Nurse in a community setting
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Ability to work under pressure and de-escalate situations
  • Ability to multi-task and prioritise.
  • Evidence of vaccination/immunity history for Hepatitis B, MMR, dTpa, Varicella and vaccination/screening for TB.  
  • Eligibility to work in Australia required.     
How we will support you…
  • Full training & support will be provided.
  • Possibility of career growth and development - we are one of Australia's largest ASX listed healthcare organisations with network of over 70 medical centres across the country.
  • Make a difference to your community.

Join us and work with one of Australia's leading Health Care providers. We have a successful and professional network of 71 Medical Centres nation-wide, with excellent career opportunities.
 
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