Are you a forward thinking Mental Health Nurse who likes a challenge? Do you like being part of a dynamic, progressive and ever-evolving mental health team? Do you like the idea of living next to the beach, in a vibrant city or in a beautiful wine region? If you answered yes to any of those questions, then a Community Mental Health Nursing role in Northern Adelaide Local Health Network is the place for you to work!
As our service expands, we have full time, part time, casual, permanent and temporary community mental health nursing positions available in our diverse and contemporary mental health service that incorporates Adult Community Mental Health and Older Persons Community Mental Health.
We would welcome applications from mental health nurses looking to further their careers and build on their existing mental health expertise. To be eligible to apply, you must be an Australian Citizen or have the right to work in Australia without restriction.
You must also be registered or eligible for registration as a Nurse by the Nursing and Midwifery Board of Australia and hold or be eligible to hold a current practicing certificate. You must be enrolled in an approved Mental Health course or hold a qualification in Mental Health practice. With demonstrated competence in recovery-oriented mental health nursing practice, you will have effective communication skills, including problem solving, conflict resolution and negotiation skills. With the ability to work effectively within a multidisciplinary team and prioritise workloads, you will be creative, innovative and flexible when approaching issues within a mental healthcare setting.
The South Australian public sector promotes diversity and flexible ways of working including part-time. Applicants are encouraged to discuss the flexible working arrangements for this role.
Appointment will be subject to a satisfactory Criminal History Check.
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander applicants are encouraged to apply.
Applications close: 13 December 2019
For further information and to apply visit www.sahealth.sa.gov.au/careers and search for Job Ref: 704560