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Mental health Nurse | Community & Crisis Team

Job description

Talent Quarter is excited to offer an exceptional opportunity for a Mental Health Nurse to join a wonderful Community & Crisis Team in the stunning remote regions of Central Australia.

If you are passionate about providing mental health care and crisis intervention, and enjoy exploring breathtaking landscapes, this role is perfect for you!

What will you be doing?

  • Crisis Intervention: Provide immediate, compassionate support for acute mental health crises in remote communities.
  • Mental Health Assessments: Evaluate patients mental health to determine appropriate interventions.
  • Care Plans: Develop and manage individualised treatment plans for mental health conditions.
  • Emergency Mental Health Care: Offer urgent care, including de-escalation and therapeutic interventions.
  • Support Chronic Conditions: Manage and adjust care for ongoing mental health issues.
  • Culturally Sensitive Care: Provide respectful and culturally aware mental health services.
  • Collaborate with Community Services: Work with health care professionals and organisations for comprehensive care.
  • Team of Two: Partner with another nurse to drive across remote communities to deliver mental health services.

What will you need?

  • Bachelor of Nursing with current AHPRA credentials.
  • Experience working across Communities and within Crisis Teams.
  • REC, MEC and ALS certifications.
  • Possess a valid Police Check and Working with Children Check.
  • Hold a valid Driver’s License.

Benefits you can expect!

  • Enjoy competitive hourly rates with a starting salary of $80 AM Shift + Superannuation.
  • Flight arrangements and accommodation provided.
  • Embrace flexible working schedules designed to fit your lifestyle.
  • Take advantage of salary packaging opportunities to maximise your financial benefits.

To apply or for more information contact our recruitment consultant Jacinta Plaiche

Email: J[email protected]

Phone: 0864 006 440

Reference
BBBH24244_1720576743
Location
Alice Springs, Northern Territory
Type
Temporary
Industry
Medical and Nursing

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