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Position Vacant: Registered Nurse

Organisation:

Nursing and Midwifery Health Program Victoria (Melbourne)


Position:

Senior Clinician, Permanent Part-time


The Nursing and Midwifery Health Program Victoria (NMHPV) is an independent support service for nurses, midwives and students of nursing and midwifery experiencing health issues related to their mental health or substance use concerns.


We offer a safe entry point into the service system which provides sensitive and compassionate screening, assessment, referrals, direct individual support and groups for those seeking help to manage these health concerns. In addition, we promote and welcome contact with industry leaders, managers and human resource personnel in relation to supporting their nurses and midwives who are experiencing these health issues.


The position of Senior Clinician requires a minimum of 5 years experience in the area of alcohol and other drug work. Experience in the mental health field is desirable. The position exists within a small team of nurses which operates in Melbourne, with state-wide exposure, accountable to the CEO.


The successful applicant will be a registered nurse who has demonstrated experience in engaging, supporting and caring for those with substance use and mental health concerns. They will be able to work successfully alongside these colleagues to assist them in regaining optimum health, whilst taking a profession specific approach to their care.


They will also successfully engage and maintain strong collaborative relationships with a wide variety of key industry stakeholders across Victoria including, but not limited to, those within public and private health services, academic settings and industrial organisations. These relationships are important to enable the distribution of key health messages within their specialty areas and organisations.


This is a Grade 4b position. As a not-for-profit organisation, NMHPV staff are entitled to an attractive Salary Packaging arrangement. Other terms of employment as per the Nurses and Midwives (Victorian Public Health Sector) Enterprise Agreement 2017 – 2020.


Occupational group:

Nursing


Workplace Location:

Based in Fitzroy, Victoria. The successful applicant will be required to travel within Victoria periodically


Job duration:

Funding exists until 2021 with a possible extension


Position Description:

» Download the Position Description


Key Selection Criteria:

Applicants are requested to address the Key Selection Criteria in their application


Closing date:

5.00pm, Friday 15th December 2017


Applications:

Email applications, including cover letter, resume and responses to the Key Selection Criteria addressed to Glenn Taylor, ceo@nmhp.org.au


Contact person:

Glenn Taylor, 03 9415 7551