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Mental Health Nurses x3


Employer: Access Health & Community
Work Type/s: Part Time
Classification/s: Mental Health & Counselling, Nursing
Sector/s: Not For Profit (NFP)
Location: Melbourne

Job posted on: 11 January, 2019.
Applications close: 25 January, 2019. (Expired)

The Role

The Stepped Care program is a collaboration between Connect4Health consortium partners (AccessHC, Carrington Health and Link Health & Community), with AccessHC as the lead agency.

There are 3 Permanent Part time positions available for the Mental Health Nurse role and the incumbents will be located at AccessHC (Box Hill and Glen Waverley sites) and provide an integrated and accessible clinical mental health nursing service, including coordination of clinical care to consumers with severe mental illness and complex needs.

Clients may present with a range of episodic mental health conditions, including mood disorders, trauma, anxiety disorders and psychotic disorders. The aim of the role is to support clients to remain in the community, and to liaise closely with the client’s care team which may include a GP, psychiatrist, or other stepped care services.

Responsibilities:

  • Direct clinical support
  • Partnerships and collaboration
  • Quality and governance
  • Integration with other AccessHC services

Skills and Experience

  • Division 1 Nurse with current registration with AHPRA
  • Qualification in Mental Health Nursing
  • Credentialed Mental Health Nurse with Australian College of Mental Health Nurses

Culture & Benefits

People love working at Access Health & Community because we offer:

  • Generous salary packaging opportunities
  • Opportunity to purchase additional leave
  • Commitment to work-life balance
  • Paid parental leave

About Access Health & Community

We are a not for profit community health organisation operating in twelve locations across Melbourne. With caring at our centre, our mission is to build healthier lives together with our communities and deliver excellent health services for all. AccessHC delivers medical, health and community services for all ages. We employ over 250 employees across Eastern Melbourne.

A full position description is attached below.

How to apply for this job

This job ad has now expired, and applications are no longer being accepted.