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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
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Position Summary

We are seeking passionate, skilled and dynamic Nurses to join our growing and devoted team.
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.

We are expanding, and therefore have opportunities in the following areas;
• Community Mental Health Nursing (Adult, Aged and Youth) - Grade 3 Mon - Fri and rostered positions
• Adult Acute Inpatient Unit – Grade 2 rostered positions
• Consultation Liaison in the Emergency Department – Grade 3 & 4 rostered positions

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!

Essential Criteria
• Are you committed to the principles of Recovery Orientated practice in Mental Health Care?
• Are you registered with AHPRA, and have the relevant mental health nursing qualifications?
• Do you enjoy working as part of a team?
• Are you passionate about delivering high quality care for patients?

• Access to Staff benefits such as salary packaging, the Employee Assistance Program and our extensive Workplace Wellbeing program, which includes a broad range of discounts and special offers
• A comprehensive clinical and non-clinical training and development program
• Career development opportunities

How to apply
To apply, please click on the APPLY NOW button to forward you current resume and covering letter for consideration

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 Gina Fisher
Contact Number 97847103
Alternate Contact Person Madeline Mooney
Alternate Contact Number 97842702
Closing Date 15/10/2017
Position Description Registered Nurse Mental Health PD with IR.pdf