• Flinders and Upper North Local Health Network, Mental Health, Whyalla
    • Salary: $100,343 – $107,279 a – Ongoing Full Time – RN/M2A

    The Role

    Join us in a dynamic leadership role where you’ll be instrumental in shaping the future of Mental Health Inpatient Services in Whyalla. As an integral part of our team, you’ll collaborate closely with the Nurse Unit Manager, contributing to innovative practice changes and ensuring seamless care delivery.

    Your responsibilities will encompass a wide range of management functions, from performance management to financial planning, all aimed at optimizing patient care. Drawing on your nursing expertise, you’ll mentor and support less experienced team members, fostering a culture of continuous learning and growth.

    In this role, you’ll be at the forefront of delivering evidence-based, recovery-oriented services, making a tangible difference in the lives of consumers and the local community. If you’re ready to embrace accountability, drive positive change, and lead with passion, we invite you to join us in this rewarding journey.

    Must be registered or eligible for registration as a Nurse with the Nursing and Midwifery Board of Australia, and who holds, or who is eligible to hold, a current practicing certificate.

    Must hold a relevant postgraduate qualification in Mental Health practice.

    Please refer to the job pack below for more detailed information on the position, responsibilities and qualifications. In addition to the annual salary and entitlements (superannuation & leave loading), we also offer salary sacrifice benefits, watch a short video about what salary packaging is.

    The South Australian public sector promotes diversity and flexible ways of working part-time. Applicants are encouraged to discuss the flexible working arrangements for this role.

    Appointment will be subject to a satisfactory Criminal History Check and appropriate immunisation requirements.

    The Region

    When you join our dynamic workforce, you will escape the hustle and bustle of city life and be able to take advantage of the endless possibilities for adventure relaxation, recreation and sightseeing. In The Flinders and Upper North Local Health Network, you can experience cultural diversity, outback locations and regional city conveniences, whilst working in innovative roles to improve the community’s health outcomes and wellbeing.  FUNLHN Information Page.pdf

    Living in Whyalla offers great weather with 300 days of sunshine a year, great beaches, and a huge variety of sports and outdoor activities to suit everyone. Whyalla is perfectly located on the Eyre peninsula and offers a doorway to many other tourist locations within 2.5 hours drive to Port Lincoln and beyond, or a short 45-minute drive to the base of the Flinders Ranges – https://www.whyalla.com/.

    About Whyalla.pdf

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    • DHS Working With Children Check (WWCC)
    • National Police Certificate (NPC) for employment involving unsupervised contact with vulnerable groups required for this position (E.g. aged care employment or work involving vulnerable clients)

    Immunisation Risk for this position is – Category A

    SA Health Services are required to implement the Addressing vaccine preventable disease: Occupational assessment, screening and vaccination policy in the workplace.

    Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander applicants are encouraged to apply. Job Ref: 871562

Closing Date for Applications: Friday 5th July 2024, 11.55pm
Name of Contact Person: Marion Hall
Telephone Number of Contact Person: 08 8644 5130