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Enrolled AND Registered Nurses - Joondalup Mental Health Step Up Step Down

Neami National

“Full citizenship for all people living with mental health issues in Australian society”

  • Excellent opportunity in an exciting service!
  • Work within a values based, progressive Not for Profit organisation

JMHSS requires an Enrolled Nurse with mental health knowledge and experience to provide nursing interventions within a step up step down setting

  • Casual and part time positions available
  • Gain valuable experience working within a recovery model of service delivery
  • Be part of a multidisciplinary team

The opportunity

An exciting opportunity has arisen at JMHSS for an experienced Enrolled/Registered Nurse to join a dedicated team of individuals to provide nursing interventions within a step up step down setting. This role represents a wonderful opportunity for the successful candidate to gain valuable experience working within a recovery model of service delivery in a supportive team environment. The staffing model has been designed to increase the frequency and span of nursing care of consumers.

You will:

  • Draw on your nursing skills to assess consumer’s mental and physical health needs as required and formulate a plan of care accordingly
  • Provide direct practical support to consumers to assist them to achieve their recovery goals
  • Work with consumers both individually and within a group setting
  • Work in collaboration with families, carers and other service providers

What will you bring to the role?

As an Enrolled/Registered Nurse you will have Current registration with AHPRA, along with demonstrated experience in the field. Our ideal candidate will have a deep understanding of the issues faced by individuals in the region including those identifying from a CALD or Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander background.

Other essential skills and experiences we are looking for include:

  • The ability to work in a team environment
  • Endorsement to administer medications, or working towards / commitment to undertake an accredited medication administration course
  • Relevant clinical experience working within a recovery setting is desirable
  • Demonstrated ability to work collaboratively within a multidisciplinary environment
  • Competent written and verbal communication skills
  • Knowledge of local services particularly relevant to designated program area
  • The ability to form and maintain strong relationships with key stakeholders
  • Be able to work with individuals from diverse and unique backgrounds
  • Be an honest and transparent individual

Mandatory requirements

  • Relevant Clinical qualifications and registrations – Refer to Position Description
  • WA Employee Working with Children check
  • Australian Working Rights
  • Drivers license
  • Police check (refer to PD) – disclosable outcomes considered

About Neami National

Neami National is a community mental health service supporting people living with mental illness to improve their health, live independently and pursue a life based on their own strengths, values and goals.

Staff are valued and supported to continuously learn and develop. Benefits of working for Neami include:

  • Extensive Learning and Development Programs
  • Regular Practice Development sessions and coaching with your supervisor
  • Attractive Salary Packaging available

How to apply

If you feel you have the skills and experience to succeed in this role, then please click the "Apply Now" button now.

The terms and conditions of the role are listed in the position description. If you have any further questions not addressed in the advertising words or position description please contact:

Kelly Shortland – Service Manager JMHSS

08 6200 9165

We celebrate multidisciplinary teams and value the rich skills and experiences brought by applicants from a range of sectors and professional backgrounds. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people are encouraged to apply.

Neami National will require, as part of our condition of employment, that all candidates applying for any position must be fully vaccinated for COVID-19 (or have received one dose of an approved COVID-19 vaccine and have a scheduled appointment to receive their second dose.)

Candidates will be required to provide appropriate evidence of COVID-19 vaccination to Neami National.

A position description is attached.

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