Mental Health Nurse

Hobart | Full-time

Position Overview 

Mental Health Nurses working in this program deliver evidence-based mental health nursing and clinical care coordination services for adults with complex and severe mental illness in a primary care setting that complement and enhance existing General Practice, Psychiatrist or allied mental health professional service available through the Medicare Benefits. Nurses work within a stepped care model, with a key component of the role being the assessment and management of clinical risk for participants living in the community. 

Completion of Mental Health Nurse Credentialing is a requirement of working within this program. Mental Health Nurses must be credentialled within the first 12 months of employment or have obtained significant progress towards credentialing. 

Responsibilities include but not limited to:

Position Criteria 

Essential 

Desirable

Only candidates who can legally work in Australia should apply and a current Police Check, Working with Vulnerable People Card, Driver Licence and COVID vaccination certificate will be required for all new appointments.

To apply for this role please email your resume with one page cover letter addressing the selection criteria to recruitment@richmondtas.com.au

Applicants may be interviewed prior to closing date.

If you have any questions, please contact People & Culture team via recruitment@richmondtas.com.au

Applications close Friday 6 October 2023 at 11:55pm