- Experienced Registered Mental Health Nurse in Aged Mental Health
- Passionate about the profession of nursing in an aged mental health setting
- Work with a committed, professional group of clinicians in aged mental health
Mental Health Clinician- RPN3
Monash Health is an impressive organisation of seven public hospitals, 21 community health sites, 5 aged care facilities, university affiliated research and tertiary education. We provide healthcare to the entire lifespan from pre birth to palliative care and all stages.
About Aged Persons Mental health Services(APMHS)
Our services provide assessment and treatment for people over 65 years and over, who have a psychiatric disability and/or demential with associated behaviours of concern requiring specialist treatment. We now have an opportunity for an experienced, motivated mental health nurse to join us. The position is located in the Kingston Centre.
About the role
It is a full time, on going position. The clinician is responsible for a range of clinical mental health services, including:
- undertaking comprehensive health assessment, including mental state examination, and risk management
- care planning and treatment
- clinical case management
- education to consumers and service providers
- discharge planning and liaison with other key stakeholders
Holding qualifications as a registered nurse, mental health nursing,either registered to commence, already having commenced post graduate studies in mental health nursing. Your experience includes working with aged mental health clients, you are skilled in complex decisions and are committed to your own professional development.
You will be part of an established team that enables excellence in client care. Our Kingston Center site has expansive grounds providing opportunities for well being for both staff and patients alike. You will have access to on site car parking , fitness centre, and access to salary packaging.
Monash Health recognises the value of equal employment opportunity and is committed to patient safety and promoting fairness, equity and diversity in the workplace.
Preferred candidates will require a clear Police Check and a current Working with Children’s Check prior to any offers of employment being made.
Please note, applications will be accepted via the Monash Health online Mercury System only. Email applications will not be considered.