Mental Health Nurse
About us: It's an exciting time to be part of Stride. You may have noticed we've recently changed our name from Aftercare to Stride. We’re leaders in mental health service delivery, specialising in working with adults and young people, and in early childhood intervention.
Stride is a name that expresses our ambition – it’s a name that’s purposeful and shows awareness of the important role we play in the recovery journey. As we embark on the next stage of our journey, join us to make a difference. We're here to Stride.
On offer: Full-time & Permanent Based in Springwood Paying: Nurses Award Level 4 Plus Superannuation Plus Leave loading at 17.5% Plus Salary Packaging options (up to $15,899 tax free) Plus meals and entertainment allowance of up to $2,650 Excellent training and development Paid parental leave Company rewards scheme Supportive team environment Role Overview: Responsible for delivering quality mental health nursing care at an advanced level that requires a broad knowledge in professional issues for clients who experience severe and persistent mental illness. Promote professional standards of practice and conduct and be responsible for the achievement of service goals and standards utilising contemporary mental health nursing evidence based interventions.
Provide clinical interventions to ensure recovery focused and evidence-based care, plans and coordinate the clinical management of client care within a multidisciplinary team Requirements: Registration with the Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency (AHPRA) with a current annual practicing certificate (essential). Current credentialing as a Mental Health Nurse through the Australian College of Mental Health Nurses (desirable) Extensive experience working in mental health settings and managing clients with severe and persistent mental health conditions and complex needs. Highly developed communication (including written) and interpersonal skills, The ability to engage people who are hard to reach and advocate on their behalf Establish and maintain effective relationships with staff, clients, carers and stakeholders.
Ability to use a desktop computer, with familiarity with Microsoft Office applications and capacity to learn how to use a new clinical software package Current Driver's License. Apply now To apply complete the online application form, attach a copy of your CV and a cover letter outlining your suitability for the available role. Applications will be viewed and actioned upon receipt, with a final closing date for applications on 30 August 2020.