Registered Nurse Community Mental Health Wangaratta

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Department: Albury Wodonga Health
Work Type: Ongoing - full time
Job Function: Medical and Nursing
Classification: As per award
Work Location: North East - Wangaratta
Reference: VG/20170713_02
Closing Date: 30-Jul-2017
Salary Range: As per award
Job Duration: N/A
Attachments: Registered Nurse - Registered Midwife Position Description 2016.pdf (PDF, 261KB)

Contact: Margot Franklin, Manager Adult Community Health
03 5722 5347

Position Details

Wangaratta Campus


Registered Nurse – NP3

Adult Community Mental Health

2x Permanent Full Time Positions


Albury Wodonga Health – Wangaratta Campus requires 2 Registered Nurses NP3 to join our Adult Community Mental Health team. These positions are available currently (80 hours per fortnight).


Using a Recovery Orientated approach, the incumbent will provide face to face assessments (both crisis and ongoing care), telephone support and follow up and resources for people with a Mental Illness.


The incumbents will have contact with a variety of internal and external stakeholders relevant to the performance of the above role, therefore well- developed clinical and communication skills are an essential attribute for this position. The incumbent will be required to participate in an out of hours on call roster and weekend ECAT work. Such work requires the incumbent to be confident in making effective clinical decisions, in the context outlined within the MHA 2014 (Vic). The ability to work as part of a multidisciplinary team, and to collaborate professionally regarding client needs is also essential, as is the ability to work autonomously from time to time.


Computer literacy is essential for this position as is well developed written communication, time management and prioritisation skills.


AWH offers full orientation and training, salary sacrifice and the opportunity to be a part of a supportive and friendly team within a growing organisation.


Candidates meeting the following mandatory criteria are encouraged to apply:

  • See Position Description attached


Salary and conditions of employment will be in accordance with the relevant award.


Successful applicants will be required to complete appropriate Criminal Record Screening paperwork/processes in order for AWH to meet its obligations regarding screening for serious criminal offences (within and external to Australia).  Applicants unable to commit to this screening process should not submit an application for employment.


Successful applicants will be required to complete mandatory orientation modules using the AWH e-learning system prior to commencing employment.


This is a Category A position.  Successful applicants of Category A positions must provide evidence of vaccination prior to commencement.


AWH is unable to support applicants requiring sponsorship


More information


Please refer to the Position Description (see attachments) for more details on this position and required Selection Criteria.


Should you have any questions regarding this position, please contact, Margot Franklin, Manager Adult Community Health (NEBHMS), Wangaratta on 03 5722 5347.


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AWH is an Equal Opportunity Employer; we encourage applications from Indigenous Australians, people with disabilities, young people and people from culturally diverse backgrounds.


Apply via this website, go to 'Apply Now' (at bottom of page) to complete the Application Form. Please ensure that each Selection Criteria is addressed. Also ensure you attach a copy of your resume (including names and contact details of two professional referees). Other documents you feel are relevant may also be attached; however this is limited to 5 documents of no greater than 2 Mega Bytes.


NB if you experience any difficulties with this website or completing the application process, please email Please note this address is for enquires only and applications cannot be submitted via this email.


Applications not received via the Vic Government Careers system by the closing date will not be accepted.



July 30th 2017

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