Position: Mental Health Nurse Location: Adelaide, South Australia
Registered Nurse – Mental Health
Permanent full-time positions available
ASAP start date
Are you a compassionate and dedicated mental health professional seeking a fulfilling career opportunity? We have an exciting vacancy for a Mental Health Nurse in Adelaide,
A leading mental health facility in Adelaide, committed to delivering comprehensive and evidence-based care to individuals experiencing mental health issues.
- Assessing and diagnosing mental health conditions based on individual evaluations.
- Developing personalized care plans and treatment strategies for patients.
- Administering and monitoring medication as prescribed.
- Conducting therapeutic interventions and counseling sessions.
- Collaborating with interdisciplinary teams to coordinate and deliver comprehensive care.
- Educating patients and their families on mental health issues, treatment options, and coping strategies.
- Maintaining accurate and up-to-date medical records and documentation.
Qualifications and Requirements:
- Bachelor’s degree in nursing or equivalent qualification.
- Current registration as a Registered Nurse with the Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency (AHPRA).
- Postgraduate qualifications in Mental Health Nursing or relevant specialization highly desirable.
- Proven experience working in mental health settings, preferably in an inpatient or outpatient facility.
- Sound knowledge of mental health conditions, diagnostic procedures, and evidence-based treatments.
- Excellent communication and interpersonal skills to effectively engage with patients, families, and a multidisciplinary team.
- Ability to work autonomously and collaboratively, demonstrating flexibility and adaptability in a dynamic environment.
- Strong organizational skills and attention to detail.
- Valid police clearance and Working with Children Check).
- Competitive salary package with excellent benefits.
- Professional development and training opportunities to enhance your skills and knowledge.
- Supportive and collaborative work environment.
- Opportunity to work with a diverse patient population and make a positive impact on their lives.
- Convenient location in Adelaide with access to public transportation.
- Location Adelaide, Southern Australia
- Type of work Health & Social Care, Hospital Services, Mental Health Services