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Peninsula Health
Reference Number 19548
Position Title Registered Nurses - Mental Health
Employment Status Permanent Full Time, Permanent Part Time
Location Frankston Hospital
Advertisement text • Live and work on the beautiful Mornington Peninsula, only 45 minutes from Melbourne CBD
• Progressive and innovative public health network
• Your opportunity for Career progression
• Full time or part time hours with flexible rostering

About our Mental Health Nursing Positions

Peninsula Health’s Mental Health Service is offering opportunities for passionate, skilled and dynamic Nurses to join our growing and devoted team on a permanent part time or full time basis.
We have opportunities in the following areas;
• Senior Mental Health Nurse in the Emergency Department
• Mental Health Nurses in the Community Access and Assessment Team
• Community Mental Health Nurses in both Aged and Adult
• Mental Health Nurses in the Adult Acute Inpatient Unit

Peninsula Health will not be able to deliver mental health services and optimum person centred care to our community without your support.

If you are an experienced Registered Psychiatric Nurse with mental health qualifications, please do not wait any longer and apply for this fantastic opportunity!

About our Mental Health Service
Peninsula Health’s Mental Health Service is committed to the principles of Recovery - Orientated Practice. The team aim to provide timely and equitable access to a quality service, and actively supports and encourages consumer and carer participation in all aspects of planning and delivery of mental health services.

This is your chance to work within one of our leading Community, Emergency and Adult Acute Mental Health departments.

The Peninsula Health catchment area covers approximately 850 square kilometres and a population of over 295,000, which can increase by up to 100,000 in peak tourism seasons.

Is this position for you?
• Are you committed to the principles of Recovery Orientated practice in Mental Health Care?
• Do you continue to look for ways to improve the healthcare outcomes for your patients?
• Do you have qualifications, experience and knowledge in Mental Health?
• Are you committed to Person Centred Care?
Please view our attached position description for a detailed outline of essential criteria

What we can offer you!
• Are you overseas? Peninsula heath is an approved sponsor with the Department of Immigration
• The opportunity to join a progressive and innovative hospital and mental health team
• A large suite of employee benefits including generous salary packaging
• A vibrant, high performing, friendly team environment
• The opportunity to make your mark in the local community

How to apply
1. Click on Apply
2. Review Position Description
3. Create a profile / log in
4. Upload Resume and Cover letter

Other Information
• Ensuring the health and safety of our patients, visitors and staff is at the heart of everything we do. As part of this commitment, all new members of our team must meet the immunisation requirements of their role prior to commencement.
• Peninsula Health is committed to providing positive employment opportunities and outcomes for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people and welcome employment applications from candidates of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander background.
• Peninsula Health believes in the strength of a diverse and inclusive workforce where each person’s uniqueness is valued. Peninsula Health believes that by embracing the diverse life experiences and perspectives of our people, we will provide high-quality health care to all members of our community – regardless of gender, age, ethnicity, cultural background, disability, religion or sexual orientation.
Selection Criteria
Contact Person Madeline Mooney
Contact Number 97842702
Closing Date 11/06/2017
Position Description Registered Nurse - Mental Health October 2016.pdf