Purpose of Position
As a member of the multidisciplinary team, the Casual Registered Nurse provides nursing services for people experiencing mental health problems ensuring high quality person centred care in accordance with the relevant legislation, National Standards for Mental Health Services, organisational policies and procedures and professional standards of practice.
Current registration as Registered Nurse Level 1 with APHRA.
Demonstrated experience and clinical skills in Mental Health and/ or as a Registered Nurse (including completion of a new graduate RN program or 12 months experience working as a Registered Nurse).
to include TAC, HDU, Acute and OPU units.
Demonstrated ability to organise and prioritise work
Demonstrated evidence of being able to provide individual recovery orientated, trauma informed care within the mental health service.
Demonstrated effective communication skills, including but not limited to – EMR2, ISBAR, IIMs, de escalation skills, clinical handover and aggression minimisation.
Ability to work a flexible roster, day, evening or night shift across all days of the week according to the unit/service requirements.