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Peninsula Health
Reference Number 36598
Position Title Enrolled Nurse Graduate/Transition to Specialty Program - Mental Health
Employment Status Limited Term Part Time
Location All Sites
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• Exciting positions to transition into working as an EEN in Mental Health
• Part time with ongoing employment opportunities
• Dedicated Mental Health Learning Hub; have access to support that will help you on your career in Mental Healths
• Classification: SEN LEVEL 1 YEAR 7-8 (PE17-PE18), SEN LEVEL 2 YEAR 1-4 (PE21-YD22)*

Who We Are and What We Stand For

Peninsula Health is the major metropolitan health service caring for a community of 300,000 people. Our Vision is to provide exceptional health and community care. To realise this vision we need people who strive for a sense of achievement, take an interest in their individual growth, enjoy innovation and looking for ways to improve and have a passion for communicating and connecting with others.

In representing Peninsula Health, we expect all employees and volunteers to reflect our values: Be the Best, Be a Role Model, Be Open and Honest, Be Compassionate and Respectful and Be Collaborative. We are One Peninsula Health.

What You Will Be Doing

The Transition to Mental Health Program and the EN Graduate Program are a 12-month program, with at least two rotations across inpatient and/or community mental health service areas. You will be working through a structured learning program designed to develop your mental health knowledge and skill set in a safe, supervised environment.

What You Need

We anticipate you will have:
• Support from designated peer mentors
• Full orientation to the specialist clinical unit
• Access to specialised training days
• Access to specific mandatory education programs, and
• Completion of specified e-learning program for introduction to mental health, clinical supervision and specific learning objectives for the chosen clinical area

What Next

If you experience any issues signing in or registering, please feel welcome to contact us - the People Experience Team on (03) 9784 2700.

Additional Requirements

Peninsula Health is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer that is committed to inclusion and diversity and promotes a workplace that welcomes and includes the unique contributions of all people. We encourage applications from individuals who identify as being Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander, are culturally diverse, LGBTQIA+ or who have a disability to apply. We are also strongly committed to the safety and wellbeing of children and young people.

We encourage you to talk to us about any adjustments or additional support you may require during the recruitment process.

To find out more about our recruitment processes, compliance obligations and to prepare your application to join our team please visit:


*Please refer to salary circular for VICTORIAN PUBLIC MENTAL HEALTH SERVICES ENTERPRISE AGREEMENT 2021-2024for salary range. Sub-grading will be based on years of experience.

This role must be fully vaccinated for Covid-19 and meet the requirements of the Peninsula Health immunisation policy.

Peninsula Health will soon be moving to a new recruitment platform, you will be notified if you are required to take any further action.

Join Peninsula Health and help us to deliver safe, personal, effective & connected care to every person, every time.
Selection Criteria Essential: Are you an Endorsed Enrolled Nurse with current AHPRA registration?
Essential: Are you interested in a career in as an enrolled nurse mental health nursing?
Essential: Have you or are you interesting in completing further studies as an enrolled nurse in mental health nursing?
Contact Person Mathilda Burton (Nursing Recruitment)
Contact Number mburton@phcn.vic.gov.au
Closing Date 26/05/2024
Position Description TSP and EN Graduate Program Position Description 2.pdf