Acute Health RN to Mental Health Nursing Transition

Reference Number 68595

RMH/NWMH -Acute Health RN to Mental Health Nursing Transition Program

  • Seeking experienced acute health nurses interested in moving into mental health nursing
  • Full time/Part Time fixed term positions available
  • Be supported in your journey to achieving your specialist mental health post graduate nursing qualification

The Royal Melbourne Hospital/North Western Mental Health (RMH/NWMH) are recruiting experienced acute health nurses with an interest in transitioning to mental health nursing. You will be supported in your journey towards obtaining your post graduate diploma in mental health nursing.

Your New Role

  • Provide high quality standards of patient care; includes assessment, planning, implementation and evaluation for care in collaboration within multidisciplinary team
  • Maintain an understanding of individual responsibility for patient safety, quality and risk.
  • Participate in continuing education sessions, committees, special projects and relevant professional groups.
  • Promote a friendly, respectful and supportive environment within the department and organisation.
  • Engage in structured learning programs as you work towards becoming a specialist mental health nurse.
  • Structured learning commences with a tailored education program facilitated by RMH /NWMH; on successful completion of this undertake post graduate diploma of mental health nursing.
Contact Person Nigel Toomey
Contact Number (03) 8387 2739
Alternate Contact Person Julianne Donati
Alternate Contact Number (03) 8387 2763
Closing Date 29/05/2023

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