• Southern Adelaide Local Health Network – Flinders Medical Centre – Mental Health
  • Salary $121,537.00 – $126,970.00 p.a. (pro rata) RN3A| Full time – ongoing

Join our Mental Health team as a Nurse Consultant today!

About the Role:

As the Nurse Consultant, your duties include:

  • Provide clinical nursing/midwifery expertise to all nurses in the Older Persons Mental Health Service inpatient unit.
  • Provide direct, expert clinical nursing/midwifery care, select and implement different therapeutic interventions for individual consumers admitted to the unit.
  • Identifying hazards, assessing risks and implement, monitor and maintain hazard control measures.
  • Establishing, implementing and evaluating systems, which ensure best practice/evidence and patient/client outcomes.
  • Contribute expert nursing/midwifery assessment and advice to local clinical teams to achieve integrated nursing/midwifery care within a risk management framework.

Please see the attached Role Description for additional information.

To be successful in this role:

  • Registered Nurse and or Midwife with at least 3 years post registration experience
  • Ability to prioritise workload and meet set timelines
  • Effective leadership skills including highly developed skills in communication, problem solving, conflict resolution and negotiation skills
  • Demonstrated skill in providing mental health specific education
  • Demonstrated ability in the leadership and facilitation of change management.

What To Know More? Contact: Dee Travers, A/ Nursing Director Statewide MHS, 0481 450 761, Dee.Travers@sa.gov.au

Application Closing Date: 11.55 pm Tuesday 11 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: 867745

Applications close: Tuesday 11 June 2024

For further information and to apply visit www.sahealth.sa.gov.au/careers and search for Job Ref: 867745

Dee Travers
0481 450 761

Closing Date for Applications: 11 June 2024
Name of Contact Person: Dee Travers
Telephone Number of Contact Person: 0481 450 761