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Reference Number 41568
Position Title Registered Nurse, Mental Health Grade 2, John Cade - The Royal Melbourne Hospital
Location Inner West Area Mental Health Service - RMH
Award Psych Services WOCA [70]
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Registered Nurse, Mental Health - Grade 2

80 hours per fortnight Full-Time position

  • Be part of a 1000 plus nursing workforce
  • Come join our passionate team at John Cade Level 2
  • John Cade - The Royal Melbourne Hospital

Life with Us:

We are a multidisciplinary team in a unique and motivating work environment, conscious of providing the most up to date evidence based interventions to our consumer group. We will welcome you as part of a caring team to work with people with challenging and complex mental health and physical presentations.  You will develop relevant skills when you join our team, and be supported by those around you.


A Job to Be Proud Of:

  • Provide a full range of assessments and interventions support to consumers
  • Work collaboratively with staff on the unit and community based clinical teams, to ensure continuity of care for consumers, families, dependent children and carers
  • Liaise with key partners & promote positive relationships amongst stakeholders
  • Participate in clinical supervision and seek support, advice, training, debriefing as required
  • Provide professional supervision to junior nursing staff and students, as appropriate

Further information can be found at:




Your Contribution:

  • Experienced in the delivery of evidence-based nursing interventions for consumers
  • Relevant knowledge and skills in the principles and practice of working with people with a psychiatric disorder or disability, and their carers, families, and dependent children.
  • Commitment to integrated family and culturally and gender sensitive practice approaches.
  • Well-developed writing skills and an ability to promptly prepare case assessments, clinical notes, reports, plans and other forms of documentation.
  • Excellent interpersonal skills and the ability to communicate effectively with consumers, families/carers, colleagues and senior staff, agency workers and other service providers.
  • Well-developed verbal and written skills enabling documentation preparation in a timely manner

Our Commitment to you:

  • Being part of the large NWMH Nursing workforce and the IWAMHS with a well-established and cohesive leadership group including several Senior Nurses
  • NWMH boasts a sophisticated learning structure and we pride ourselves on supporting continuing professional development.
  • The Eating Disorders unit has a very close affiliation with the Victorian Centre for Excellence in Eating Disorders as does the Neuropsychiatry Unit with Melbourne University (and numerous other organisations
  • We are a values based organisation. A career with us is a rewarding experience, offering great prospects for career diversity and professional advancement
  • Attractive salary and working conditions including annual and CPD leave, salary sacrifice
  • Rich opportunities to develop your career

Connect With Us:

Get to know us at www.nwmh.org.au or click ‘Apply Now’.


Melbourne Health is committed to Equal Employment Opportunity, ethical practice, and the principles of Cultural Diversity and social inclusion.


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All appointments are made subject to a satisfactory Criminal History Record Check and a Working With Children Check. Successful applicants will be required to provide evidence of an immunisation assessment prior to commencement.

Contact Person Kate McHardy
Contact Number 93424033
Alternate Contact Person Helen Kelly
Alternate Contact Number 93424033
Closing Date 24/07/2018
Position Description
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