Registered Nurse Division 1 Mental Health

Job Details
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Department: Albury Wodonga Health
Work Type: Ongoing - full time
Job Function: Medical and Nursing
Classification: As per award
Work Location: Albury/Wodonga
Reference: VG/20171206_02
Closing Date: 31-Dec-2017
Salary Range: As per award
Job Duration: N/A
Attachments: Registered Nurse_Kerfered_ Position Description.pdf (PDF, 394KB)


Contact: Betty Payne-Manager Kerferd Unit
(03) 57225442

Position Details

Kerferd Unit – Wangaratta Campus

Registered Division 1- Mental Health

 Grade 2

 Permanent full time and Part time positions

 

Albury Wodonga Health – Kerferd Unit – Wangaratta Campus requires Registered Division 1-Mental Health Nurses or Division 1 nurses working towards attaining qualifications in mental health to join our inpatient unit team.

 

Kerferd Unit staff deliver contemporary mental health care within a Recovery framework.

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

 

Kerferd Unit staff deliver contemporary mental health care within a Recovery framework.

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

 

The successful applicants will also be required to:

 

  • have well developed 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 and interpersonal skills.
  • have a sound understanding of Recovery Focused Care and be able to apply Recovery principles in all interactions, practices and documentation

 

Kerferd Unit is a Safe-wards Unit

 

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.

 

Salary and conditions of employment will be in accordance with the Victorian Public Mental Health Services Enterprise Agreement 2016 - 2020

 

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, Betty Payne-Manager Kerferd Unit on (03) 57225442.

 

Apply Now

 

 

 

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 people.workforce@awh.org.au. 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. 

 

Closing Date: 31/12/2017

 


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