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Reference Number 51009
Position Title EMH Senior Clinician
Location Sunshine Hospital
Award Psych Services WCA [71]
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  • EMH Senior Clinician
  • Part Time ongoing 32 hours per fortnight - Rostered position
  • Three work locations with flexible work environments
  • Supporting Emergency Mental Health (EMH), Prevention & Recovery Centre (PARC) & MHaP

Life with Us:

  • Mid West EMH/PARC/MHaP is a small team of committed professionals operating in complex and diverse environment.
  • We innovate and adapt to our ever changing roles and have achieved excellence in practice awards.
  • A strong commitment to our clients, their families/carers and our service provision partners is a hallmark of our team.

A Job to Be Proud Of:

  • Develop mental health treatment, management and risk assessment plans within the ED/PARC/MHaP and organise ongoing assistance before the client is discharged
  • Facilitate and encourage continuity of care processes between adult psychiatric inpatient/community, youth, aged care services the emergency department, PARC and Police
  • Provide ongoing assessment, psychosocial interventions for clients
  • Collaboratively provide education regarding the management of medication
  • Provide an enhanced Police and Area Mental Health Service capability to respond to incidents

Your Contribution:

  • Practice at an advanced level of clinical mental health nursing
  • Diploma in Nursing or equivalent including Board aapproved qualification
  • Registration as an enrolled nurse under the Australian Health Practitioner Regulation National Law Act (2009) with the Nursing and Midwifery Board of Australia.
  • Be capable of advanced decision making in collaboration with the ED team.
  • Demonstrate critical thinking and reasoning, advanced problem solving and expert clinical judgement
  • Undertake operational leadership.

Our Commitment to You:

  • We are a values based organisation, a career with us is a rewarding experience offering great prospects for career diversity and professional advancement
  • NorthWestern Mental Health boasts a sophisticated learning structure and we pride ourselves on supporting continuing professional development
  • Free parking in two locations
  • Attractive salary and working conditions including annual and CPD leave, salary sacrifice
  • Opportunities for professional development, training and research

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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 Donal Twomey
Contact Number 0438320639
Alternate Contact Person Gerard Holdstock
Alternate Contact Number 0418373453
Closing Date 29/01/2020
Position Description
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