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Peninsula Health
Reference Number 22311
Position Title Enrolled Nurse- Mental Health
Employment Status Permanent Full Time
Location Peninsula Community Mental Health Service
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Peninsula Health Mental Health Service are seeking innovative and energetic Mental Health Enrolled Nurses to be part of an expanding mental health service in Frankston and Mornington Community Mental Health Program.

If you are a team player and are excited by the desire to provide evidence-based excellence in care to our consumers and carers then this is an ideal opportunity for you to consider.

The Enrolled Nurse is an integral part of the Shared Care Program which facilitates and supports collaborative primary care management of clients and is available to all clients (16 years and over).

The Enrolled nurses will be responsible for facilitating a twice weekly depot clinic in our Frankston and Mornington/Rosebud sites.

About our Shared Care program
The Shared Care program aims to assist GPs in the treatment and management of patients under their care living with severe and/or complex mental health needs. The aim of the program is to assist GPs to manage their patient's mental health concerns, to improve collaboration between services with a primary focus of early intervention for people with emerging severe mental illness and to help them function effectively in the community.

• Accrued Day Off once a month
• Participate in the growth and innovation of the new mental health model
• Opportunity to lead and implement projects
• Develop your career
• Work with various discipline across the organization
• 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

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 Joanna Skonieczna
Contact Number 0409707852
Contact Email jskonieczna@phcn.vic.gov.au
Closing Date 30/09/2017
Position Description Enrolled Nurse Mental Health Shared Care Depot Cli.pdf