Registered Nurse - Mental Health
Welcome to St John of God Health Care St John of God Health Care is a leading health care provider, with private and public hospitals, home nursing and Social Outreach services throughout Australia. With over 120 years' experience in health care, we have an excellent reputation as a caring, nurturing and supportive employer. Learning is highly valued and there are many opportunities for professional development.
The Position St John of God Richmond Hospital is a private mental health hospital northwest of Sydney providing comprehensive and holistic mental health care services in a tranquil setting. Providing multidisciplinary care to all patients based on an individualised care model, the hospital wards maintain strong links with community mental health services, other primary health care providers and social services to ensure patients receive ongoing care after leaving hospital Currently available are positions within the Nursing Department for experienced Mental Health Registered Nurses to join our clinical teams. Reporting to the Nurse Unit Manager, these positions provide a high standard of care in delivering quality outcomes to our patients within the various wards of the hospital.
This is a fabulous opportunity to propel your career forward whilst ustilising your current experience and skills within this specialised field of nursing. Positions may either be offered on a permanent full time basis working 76 hours per fortnight or on a casual basis. Please note these are all rostered positions working a variety of am, pm and evening shifts.
Registered Nurses holding post registration qualifications/s in mental health will be highly regarded The successful candidate will have: A willingness and capacity to embrace the Mission and Values of St John of God Health Care. Registration with the Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency (AHPRA) as a Registered Nurse. Recent clinical experience in an acute mental health environment.
Ability to work collaboratively in a multi-disciplinary team. Well-developed skills in communication, conflict resolution, negotiation and problem solving. Commitment to personal and professional development.
The Benefits: Salary Packaging Flexible Work Options Newly commissioned campus Professional Development All applicants must address the Selection Criteria (as detailed on the last page of the Position Description) St John of God Health Care embraces diversity and strongly encourages applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples and people with disabilities. We are committed to providing a safe environment for all children and vulnerable people in our care and proactively take measures to protect children/vulnerable people from abuse..