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Community and Mental Health Nurse – Full Time

Rumbalara Aboriginal Co- Operative – Health & Wellbeing Services now have the following vacancy based at our Mooroopna office.

Who are we looking for?

  • Recognised Psychiatric/mental health nursing qualifications and experience.
  • Full AHPRA registration to practice as a Registered Nurse in Australia.
  • Demonstrated years of experience working in a community care environment will be highly
  • Demonstrated understanding of the social model of health and the importance of community engagement and self-determination.

What you need to be successful in this role…

  • To provide a high standard of clinical care pertaining to mental health care and administrating of medication and associated issues.
  • To provide culturally appropriate, community based Primary Health Care by providing clinical services including specialised mental health treatment, early intervention and prevention services in the context of an Aboriginal Health Service.
  • To assist and support clients with Mental Health issues and support colleagues working in this area.
  • The successful applicant will be subject to comprehensive reference checks and will need to provide: A National Police Check, Working with Children Check and evidence of COVID-19 Vaccination status.

What we offer you:

  • Salary packaging of $15,900 available for Part or Full time employees.
  • Superannuation with choice of fund.
  • Nurses award with competitive pay and condition.
  • Christmas bonus day and NAIDOC day.
  • CPI increases.
  • Professional development opportunities and support with CPD.
  • Laptop and mobile phone.
  • Flexible work arrangements.
  • Access to free and confidential Employment Assistance Program.
  • Potential for relocation allowance.

Next steps:

  • Please apply today and tell us why you would be the perfect fit for us!
  • To apply, you must submit a cover letter addressing elements of the Key Selection Criteria and a current resume to [email protected] or to
  • For a detail summary of the role please refer to the position description.

Applications will close one a successful candidate is sourced.

Aboriginal & Torres Strait Islander community are strongly encouraged to apply.

Rumbalara Aboriginal Co- Operative is an Equal Opportunity Employer who provides an inclusive work environment and embraces the diverse talent of its people.


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Job Details

  • Role Category
  • Job Type Full Time
  • Location Melbourne, Regional Victoria
  • Job Posted 05/08/2022
  • Application Close
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