Mental Health Nurse - Port Pirie SA

Mental Health Nurse - Port Pirie SA
  • $104,000 - $139,360 per Annum

  • Temporary
  • Port Pirie, South Australia, Australia Port Pirie South Australia AUS 5540
Job Ref: 25652454
Sector: Nursing / Midwifery
Sub-sector: Mental Health, Drug & Alcohol
Date Added: 28 September 2021

Due to growth in their service, we are currently partnering with a public health service in the mid north coast region of South Australia.

They are seeking an experienced Mental Health Accredited Social Worker or Mental Health Nurse to join their community based Adult Mental Health team.

This role is a mix of both community and hospital, and you will be required full time for 10 weeks with the possibility of extension - accommodation will be provided.

Your duties will be however are not limited to:

  • Daily clinical duties include triage, assessment, care planning and implementation of therapeutic interventions to support patients/clients achieve their health and wellbeing goals.
  • To provide case management services to clients with enduring mental illness, within the recovery framework, assertively linking the client to local rehabilitation, support services and other treatment services as required.
  • Provide high quality consumer-centred and family inclusive care in accordance with relevant legislation
  • This clinical position involves the provision of assessments, evidence based treatment and case management services to adults referred to the service with psychological disorders and psychiatric illnesses. It is based within multidisciplinary community mental health team.

To be considered for this role:

  • Tertiary qualifications in Nursing
  • General Registration with AHPRA (where applicable)
  • Mental Health Accreditation (where applicable)
  • Demonstrated recent experience working with consumers who are diagnosed with psychological/psychiatric illness and evidence based, therapeutic approaches.
  • National Criminal Record Check or willingness to obtain
  • Working with Children Check or willingness to obtain
  • Vaccination Category A

What's in it for you?

  • Rate based on education and experience
  • Accommodation provided
  • Multidisciplinary and supportive team

To Apply:

If you are interested in this position, please submit your resume by hitting "APPLY NOW". For further information or a confidential discussion, please contact Amanda Petkovski on 0402 925 163 or

We are a trusted nursing agency, specializing in travel nursing! We are passionate about what we do and in 2020 we moved hundreds of nurses across Australia for contracts. We have partnered with various health services across Australia to recruit experienced Registered Nurses who would be interested in taking on contract positions.

Medacs Healthcare
26/10/2021 00:38:31
AUD 104000 139360 Annum
Contact Consultant:
Amanda Petkovski

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