Clinical Nurse Specialist - Mental Health Acute & Continuing Care... Bathurst NSW Join our dedicated and professional Mental Health, Drug & Alcohol Team at Orange and make a positive change to the health of our community.
To be considered for interview, candidates must address the Selection Criteria in the Position Description .
Employment Type : Permanent Full Time (job share may be considered)
Position Classification: Clinical Nurse Specialist Grade 2
Remuneration: $103,110.07 - $106,496.46 pa (plus super)
Hours per week: 38
Location: Orange, NSW
Clinical Nurse Specialist Mental Health Acute & Continuing Care Team (ACCT) / Community Forensic Team
Mental Health, Drug & Alcohol Services Orange
About The Role
The Acute & Continuing Care team (ACCT) provide mental health support for adults (18-64) who are experiencing a mental illness.
The recovery oriented approach is person centred, trauma informed and involves partnering with general health providers and agencies that can offer clients community living supports such as housing, disability services... vocational, social and educational opportunities.
The ACCT team provide inreach and support (the LikeMind Model of Care) which is an innovative mental health service providing a one stop hub and support for people experiencing a mental illness.
This is a targeted position in accordance with GSE Rule 26: Employment of eligible persons.Whereby Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people are encouraged to apply and, where found suitable, will be given higher priority under affirmative action in order to improve access to employment and career opportunities. In the event there are no suitable Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander applicants, then applications from non-Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander applicants will be considered.
Where Youll Be Working
The Orange region boasts easy access to modern city infrastructure (home to 41,000 residents), services and culture, pristine natural environment and an unspoilt natural beauty in the landscape which enjoys four distinct seasons in the year. The calendar of cultural, food and arts events is full, and being a safe and secure place to live, its a great place to raise a family as part of a friendly community.
Regular flights to Sydney, Brisbane & Melbourne leave each week and its just over a 3 hour drive to Sydney or Canberra.
WNSWLHD is the largest employer in the region, with over 7,700 dedicated staff working across 3 major rural referral hospitals, 50 community health centres, numerous corporate and executive offices and 38 inpatient facilities which include 25 multipurpose services and 4 district health services.
We are committed to building a workplace that values diversity, inclusion and belonging, by recognising and valuing the skills and strengths each person can bring to our organisation. As a vibrant and diverse region, rich in community and culture, we welcome applications from all ages and genders, Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, people with disabilities and culturally and linguistically diverse groups.
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Some of the benefits of working with us include Genuine support in an inclusive, compassionate and caring team environment. Interesting and challenging work that will bring your purpose to life, broaden your scope and fast track your career. Greater autonomy and responsibility to reach your full potential. Opportunities to make an impact and shape the future of rural health through involvement in projects, innovations and research. Opportunities for learning and development, including access to a mentoring program and in-house training with our Organisational Development Unit and eLearning system. Access to Fitness Passport and free and confidential counselling services.
How To Apply
Candidates must read the Position Description and address the Selection Criteria for the role, providing examples where required. You must also upload a copy of your current CV as part of your application. For assistance, see our Guide to Employment with WNSWLHD. For further information on the remuneration and conditions, visit NSW Public Health System Awards .
Applications will close 5 Oct 2021 11:59pm.
For role related enquiries, please reach out to Roslyn Dalton on (02) 6369 2030 or [email protected]
If we identify a surplus of suitable candidates for this role, you may also be invited to an eligibility list where you could be offered an alternative position per the relevant Award.
Organisation/Entity: Western NSW Local Health District
Agency: Health Bathurst NSW Australia
Clinical Nurse Specialist - Mental Health Acute & Continuing Care... Bathurst NSW Western NSW Local Health District Bathurst NSW