registered mental health nurse

  • Company:
    Randstad
  • Location:
  • Salary:
    negotiable / month
  • Job type:
    Full-Time
  • Posted:
    20 hours ago
  • Category:
    Nursing

job description

Registered Mental Health Nurse:

This government operated facility in the ACT is partnering exclusively with Randstad Healthcare and is at the forefront of exceptional Mental Health service delivery, with an emphasis on holistic and person-centred care. Their renowned range of services include but are not limited to Adult Acute Mental Health Services, Adult Community Mental Health Services, Alcohol and Drug Services, Child and Adolescent Mental Health, Justice Health as well as Rehabilitation and Specialty Mental Health Services.

My client is seeking a Registered Nurse with experience in Mental Health to deliver high-quality clinical nursing and care to achieve the best outcomes for people experiencing mental illness. You will actively provide your expertise within the multidisciplinary healthcare team and support the Assistant Director of Nursing, Clinical Nurse Consultants and Nurse Unit Manager.

Your role will see you working across Adult Acute Mental Health Services including the 40-bed Adult Mental Health Unit and the 6-bed Mental Health Short Stay Unit; where you will provide exceptional mental health care incorporating the principles of recovery and involving the consumer, their carers and other key services.

Your core duties will include:

  • Providing clinical nursing expertise and applying specific skills in support of the multidisciplinary team processes.
  • Actively applying recovery-based intervention principles.
  • Working within the requirements of the Mental Health Act 2015 and other applicable legislation.
  • Providing clinical nursing leadership for staff when in charge of a shift
  • As the Successful Registered Mental Health Nurse, you will possess:

  • Demonstrated clinical leadership skills
  • Adaptability and flexibility within a changing environment
  • Proven capacity to manage and influence teams, processes and practice improvements within a human services environment
  • A Postgraduate Qualification in Mental Health Nursing will be highly regarded
  • Essential Requirements

  • Current Registration with AHPRA
  • Minimum 24 months recent nursing experience within a mental health environment
  • For a confidential chat please call Daniel Starkey on 1300 289 817 or email

    At Randstad, we are passionate about providing equal employment opportunities and embracing diversity to the benefit of all. We actively encourage applications from any background.

    skills

    Registered Mental Health Nurse | Mental Health Nurse | Psychiatric Nurse | Adult Acute Mental Health | RNMH | RN2

    qualification

    Tertiary Degree in Nursing
    Current AHPRA Registration

    educational requirements

    Bachelor Degree