Job no: 510151
Work type: Casual, Part time
Location: The Southport Private Hospital
Categories: Nursing - Registered
About the Role
Due to an expansion in the Mental Health Ward at The Southport Private Hospital, an opportunity has come about for clinically trained Registered Nurses who have a strong background in mental health services. This expansion marks a significant milestone for private Mental Health Services on the Gold Coast and will serve as the counterpart to Ramsay Health Care’s growing commitment to community psychiatry.
Reporting to the Nurse Unit Manager, the Registered Nurse will undertake mental, social and physical assessments, treatment and deliver continuing care / case management for people with serious mental illness.
You will also be supported and guided by a close-knit team to ensure a high level of quality patient care is delivered in line with the care values and strategic direction of the Hospital and Ramsay Health Care.
To be successful in this role you will be a positive and effective team player who brings excellent clinical and interpersonal skills. You will thrive in a fast-paced environment and be able to manage your time effectively to meet your responsibilities. The flexibility to handle a rotating roster with weekend and evening shifts will also be key for this role.
You will also hold;
- Relevant registration with AHPRA.
- Minimum of two years post-graduate experience in acute Mental Health.
- Understanding of scope of practice in line with relevant registration.
- Knowledge of legislative requirements in relation to nursing practice.
On offer is a PRO RATA Full-Time Equivalent salary ranging from;
- $70,697 - $90,715 + Superannuation per annum based on experience level.
- Work-life balance
- Learning and development programs
- Flexible career paths
About the Organisation
The Southport Private Hospital provides comprehensive mental health and rehabilitation services to the Gold Coast and wider community. Owned and operated by Ramsay Health Care, Australia's largest provider of private mental health services, The Southport Private Hospital is located at the heart of the Gold Coast only minutes from the beach.
Modern gym, art classes and music room are just some of the many services that will set this department apart form other mental health services on the gold coast. The newly renovated and refurbished facility houses the latest technology and equipment to assist the caring team of medical professionals in providing a top-quality, comprehensive service. Patients will feel at home in a warm and comfortable environment which includes facilities such as spacious courtyard, hairdresser, café and wholesome meals.
How to Apply
All applications must be lodged online. Please click the Apply button within this ad to lodge an application (applications should include CV and 2 current work-related referees).
Our commitment to quality and safety for our patients, staff and visitors is our highest priority. Applicants will be required to provide a current (12 months or less) National Police check prior to appointment and persons in patient contact roles will be required to provide proof of immunity to specified infectious diseases prior to commencement.
If you would like to discuss this opportunity, please contact Valerie Bailey, Nurse Unit Manager on (07) 5671 8100.
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