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Mental Health Intake Nurse

Job details

Location: Canberra
Job Type: Interim / Project consulting
Discipline:
Reference: 52984
Posted: 8 months ago
Date Range: 23/01/2022

Job description

Mental Health Intake Nurse to join a highly skilled nursing team to triage referrals and to complete intake and support people

 

The company-

NFP organisation provides services within Central Eastern Public Health network, running a program to provide evidence based clinical mental health services and links to health and psychosocial supports in a primary health care setting, to meet the needs of people who experience severe mental illness.

 

The role-

  • Be part of a team that provides person-centred services.

  • Triage referrals, including contacting the referrer and people referred

  • Opportunity to manage a small caseload alongside clinical nurses

  • Set up Salesforce files for each referral

  • Assign referral to Program mental health nurses

 

What`s on offer –

  • Monday to Friday 9am -5pm, no shifts, weekends and on- call

  • Work in a highly experienced mental health team

  • Nurse-led service and team culture

  • Flexible work arraignments  

 

Requirements-

  • AHPRA registered Nurse

  • Extensive experience as a mental health nurse and knowledge of the NSW mental health system and local services

  • An understanding of the recovery- based approach to assisting people with severe and persistent mental illness

  • Willingness to receive training required

 

Please send your CV through to cathy@charterhousemedical.com or call Cathy Dai on 02 9641 2401 for a confidential discussion.