Careers at Maari Ma
Mental Health Registered Nurse

Location:
Maari Ma Aboriginal Health  
Employment Type:
CO - Contract  
Department:
Social Emotional Wellbeing Parp’pah

Mental Health Registered Nurse

Full time until June 2023, then subject to ongoing funding

The SEWB service operates within a general practice framework working to a GP-led model of care and is supported by a range of visiting medical specialists including: Psychiatrist, Perinatal Psychiatrist, Child and Adolescent Psychiatrist, Addiction Physician and Smoking Cessation.

Enrol in and complete the Graduate Certificate in Mental Health Nursing (or Diploma in Mental Health Nursing) or equivalent course recognised by the Australian College of Mental Health Nurses and the Australian Qualification Framework and work towards becoming credentialed with the Australian College of Mental Health Nurses

Provide mandatory services, including Clinical coordination, Psychological interventions, Psychology therapies, Medication management, Risk assessment and monitoring, Physical health assessment, Health promotion, Early intervention and management and Appropriate referrals to other services.

This position is located in Broken Hill, however travel and overnight stays will be required for delivery of outreach services to communities of the region and some training.

Salary dependent on qualifications and experience

A great range of benefits including:

·         Generous salary packaging (which can increase your take home pay by several thousand dollars)

·         5 weeks annual leave plus additional paid leave over Christmas period

·         Rostered Days Off  (up to 12 per year)

·         Excellent career development opportunities

 

Please view our website and see the Strategic Plan 2015 – 2019, Chronic Disease Strategy and Annual Report at www.maarima.com.au

APPLY ONLINE - please go to the “Working with uspage of our website. www.maarima.com.au/employment

TO DISCUSS the role please contact Linda Lynott (08) 8082 9777 or email Linda.Lynott@maarima.com.au

Applications close when position is filled

A NSW Working With Children Check and National Police History Check are essential for this position