Clinical Nurse Consultant, Outreach Support for Children and Adolescents
Clinical Nurse Consultant, Outreach Support for Children and Adolescents An exciting opportunity exists for a Clinical Nurse Consultant with a strong interest in and commitment to Child and Youth Mental Health to join the very experienced and dedicated Child and Youth Mental Health Service Outreach Support for Children and Adolescents team. Where you'll be working The Child and Youth Mental Health Service (CYMHS) Outreach Support for Children and Adolescents (OSCA) Clinical Nurse Consultant (CNC) position is mobile and works between team offices located in Royal North Shore Community Health Centre, Brookvale Community Health Centre, and Hornsby Ku-ring-gai Hospital site. There is the potential to negotiate location at Hornsby Ku-ring-gai Hospital site.
What you'll be doing The CYMHS OSCA CNC provides specialist Child and Youth Mental Health consultation to children and young people receiving care and intervention from the CYMHS OSCA team. The CYMHS OSCA CNC is an expert in the field of Child &Youth Mental Health nursing who will provide direct clinical care for children and young people (aged 0 â€“ 18 years) and their families. The CYMHS OSCA CNC also consults on matters relating to the safe and appropriate use of nursing practices for this young person group within the wider CYMHS and LHD context.
The CYMHS OSCA CNC will ensure that family-focused assessment and care is provided which will involve collaborative care planning with children / young people and their wider family or support network as appropriate. The CNC will assist to co-ordinate liaison with parents, carers, other public or private health practitioners, school counsellors, non-governmental organisations and other relevant services involved in the child or young personâ€™s care. In collaboration with stakeholders, the CYMHS OSCA CNC will develop and evaluate quality improvement processes / research projects pertaining to mental health care for children and young people within these settings.
The CYMHS OSCA CNC will develop and deliver education and training for stakeholders regarding mental health care of children, young people and families as required as well as participate in CYMHS â€“ wide training provided to the LHD. Employment Type: Permanent Full Time (Part-Time will be considered) Position Classification: Clinical Nurse Consultant Grade 2 Remuneration: $2,248.40 - $2,293.
10 per week Hours Per Week: 38.