Enrolled Nurse - Mental Health & Specialised Services

Enrolled Nurse - Mental Health & Specialised Services

Queensland Health | australian capital territory, ACT, AU

Posted 15 days ago

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Description


About the role

The Enrolled Nurse provides nursing care to patients in collaboration with other health service providers under the supervision direct or indirect of the Registered Nurse within the West Moreton Health Forensic and Secure Services unit.bsp;

The service provides specialist secure rehabilitation and forensic mental health services including
High Security Inpatient Services, Extended Forensic Treatment Rehabilitation, Secure Mental Health Rehabilitation, Prison Mental Health Services, General Health Service, Specialist Mental Health Intellectual Disability Service SMHIDS and Central Staffing.bsp;

About you

Our ideal candidate will be someone who can demonstrate the following

Contemporary clinical knowledge and mental health experience.r>Consistently delivers a high level of service of patients, demonstrating rapport building skills, listening skills and good communication skills in a forensic environment.r>Experience in medication administration and the ability to monitor physical co-morbidity for clients with mental health problems.nbsp;
Demonstrate the ability to manage your day with a commitment to nursing and flexibility to adapt to unexpected change in patient condition.his includes the ability to deescalate a patient safely as required.bsp;
Willing to take instructions and guidance from others and willing to help and support others to contribute within a team environment.r>Demonstrate honesty, integrity and respect for all patients, carers and staff.bsp;

Mandatory Requirements

Vaccinated against, and remain vaccinated against, certain vaccine preventable diseases VPD as outlined in the Health Employment Directive NO.16PDF
Vaccinated against COVID- as outlined in the Health Employment Directive NO.2/21PDF and the Queensland Health Human Resources Policy B70PDF .r>

Benefits

17. annual leave loading, 12. % employer contribution to superannuation.ther employment benefits include
professional development, salary sacrificing options , wellness programs and the Employee Assistance Service EAS.p>

To apply

Further information regarding this role please download and read the attached Role Description and Information Packages.ou will need to submit your Cover Letter, CV or Resume including the names and details of two referees and a short response maximum 1-2 pages onsho w your experience, abilities, knowledge and personal qualities are relevant to the role.p>

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people are strongly encouraged to apply for all West Moreton Health vacancies.p>