Registered Nurse - Kerferd Unit

Job Details
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Department: Albury Wodonga Health
Work Type: Ongoing - Flexible
Job Function: Medical and Nursing
Classification: As per award
Work Location: Wangaratta
Reference: VG/20171031_02
Closing Date: 26-Nov-2017
Salary Range: As per award
Job Duration: N/A
Attachments: Registered Nurse_Kerferd Unit PD.doc (Word, 759KB)
Job Specification

Contact: Betty Payne
03 5722 5442

Position Details

Kerferd Inpatient Unit-Mental Health

Registered Nurse – Enrolled Nurse – Medication Endorsed          


An exciting opportunity has arisen for an Enrolled Nurse – Medication Endorsed to work in Kerferd Inpatient Unit – North East and Border Mental Health Service Albury Wodonga Health.

The position is permanent full-time with part-time job sharing considered.

Ideally applicants should have completed a mental health component or demonstrate that they have experience in the area of Mental Health within the advertised discipline.

The successful applicant/s will be required to perform primary nursing duties as part of the clinical multidisciplinary treating team in a supportive therapeutic environment.


The successful applicant will also be required to:


  •   have sound nursing assessment and team collaboration skills;
  •   utilise interpersonal therapeutic interventions;
  •   provide therapeutic program support and/or facilitation and liaison with the program coordinator;
  •   have well developed documentation skills
  •   have well developed communication skills.
  •   have a sound understanding of Recovery Focused Care and be able to apply  

           Recovery principles in all interactions, practices and documentation

  •  work within a rotating roster. Self - rostering is available which promotes flexibility supporting a family friendly work / life balance.


Kerferd Unit is a Safe-wards site.

For further information contact Betty Payne - Manager Adult Acute –Kerferd Unit on 0357225442.

Applicants outside of Albury Wodonga Health will need to provide evidence of a current National Police Check and Working with Children Check.

EBA terms and conditions apply.

Salary packaging is available.


Closing: 26th November 2017


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