Adult Community Mental Health Nurse

01/05/2024
Job Type
Locum
Emp Type
Full Time
Industry
Nursing & Midwifery
Skills
Any
Functional Expertise
Mental Health
Salary Type
Hourly
Salary
AUD $46.22 - AUD $58.53
Job ID
36278

Job Description

Ski Season is fast approaching in Southern NSW: Take this opportunity to work in the NSW Snowy Mountains whilst being approx. a 90-minute drive from the coast and the nearest major city! If skiing's not your thing, there are also art galleries, museums and local markets showcasing regional produce & crafts on offer. Overall, this location would perfectly suit anyone seeking a tranquil lifestyle or outdoor adventures outside of work.

Base Rate: Up to $58.53/hour | Qualification Allowance: Up to $80.70/week | Plus overtime & penalties

Responsibilities:

  • Assessing and planning care for clients.
  • Providing crisis intervention and medication management.
  • Delivering therapeutic interventions and psychoeducation.
  • Coordinating integrated care and support services.
  • Conducting health promotion and education activities.
  • Collaborating with multidisciplinary teams.
  • Engaging with the community resources and stakeholders.
  • Maintaining accurate documentation.

Requirements:

  • Current AHPRA registration.
  • A minimum of 2 years' mental health nursing experience, including adult community experience.
  • Post-graduate qualifications are highly desirable, and will equate to additional pay.

Other Benefits:

  • Accommodation & travel booked on your behalf.
  • Superannuation.
  • Verus' $500/year education allowance, supporting you to progress your career and continue to develop as a nurse.
  • Salary packaging options.
  • Supportive recruitment and compliance consultants to support you every step of the way.

Apply now or contact Gwen on (+61)483 913806 or gwen.james@veruspeople.com for more information!