• Southern Adelaide Local Health Network – Flinders Medical Centre – Mental Health Services
  • Salary: $72,651 – $99,129 p.a. (pro rata) RN/M1 | Full Time – Ongoing

Are you a Registered Nurse looking to make a difference in Southern Adelaide’s local community?

About the Role:
A great opportunity to join the team in the Margaret Tobin Centre as a Registered Nurse under Mental Health Services. The Margaret Tobin Centre is a 38 bed mental health inpatient area consisting of an 8 bed Psychiatric Intensive Care Unit and two Acute Care Units that can admit a total of 30 consumers. Mental Health consumers can either be admitted in a planned manner through Community Mental Health Services, through an emergency department or via a general medical/surgical pathway.

Some tasks may include:

  • Assess individual patient/client needs, plan, implement and/or coordinate appropriate service delivery from a range of accepted options including other disciplines or agencies.
  • Contribute to procedures for effectively dealing with people exhibiting challenging behaviours.

About you:

  • Registered as a Nurse by the Nursing and Midwifery Board of Australia and who holds a current practicing certificate. Must be enrolled in an approved mental health course or hold a qualification in mental health practice.
  • Demonstrated competence in Mental Health nursing practice in accordance with the relevant standards.
  • Ability to work effectively within a multidisciplinary team.

Please see the attached Role Description for additional information.

What To Know More? Contact: Gary Pettinger, Nurse Unit Manager on 08 8404 2569 or Gary.Pettinger@sa.gov.au

Application Closing Date: 11.55 pm Sunday 16th June 2024


Applicant Information:

  • 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 including 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 Immunisation compliance as indicated on the Role description.
  • 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: 870089

Applications close: 11:55pm Sunday 16th June 2024

For further information and to apply visit www.sahealth.sa.gov.au/careers and search for Job Ref: 870089

Gary Pettinger
08 8404 2569

Closing Date for Applications: 16 June 2024
Name of Contact Person: Gary Pettinger
Telephone Number of Contact Person: 08 8404 2569