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Mental Health Consultation Liaison Clinician
ACT Government, n Capital Territory
Our Vision: creating exceptional health care together.Our Role: to be a health service that is trusted by our community.Our Values: Reliable, Progressive, Respectful and Kind.POSITION OVERVIEWCanberra Health Services (CHS) is focussed on the delivery of high quality, effective, person centred care. It provides acute, sub-acute, primary and community‐based health services, to the Australian Capital Territory (ACT) and surrounding region. More information can be found on the CHS website: https://www.health.act.gov.au/Mental Health, Justice Health and Alcohol and Drug Services (MHJHADS) provides support to youth and adults via inpatient and outpatient settings, community health centres, justice health facilities and other community settings, including people’s homes. MHJHADS aims to be socially inclusive and operate within a recovery-focussed and/or harm minimisation approach.Territory Wide Mental Health Services (TWMHS) includes Mental Health Consultation Liaison team (MHCL), the Home Assessment and Acute Response Team (HAART) and the Police Ambulance Clinician Early Response (PACER) service.The Mental Health Consultation Liaison Service provides an integrated, acute mental health service within the Emergency Department and General and Medical wards of the Canberra Hospital. The Mental Health Consultation Liaison Service provides specialist mental health assessment and treatment services through a multi-disciplinary team and interventions are based on best available clinical evidence with an emphasis on positive outcomes that are tailored to an individual ’s needs.The successful applicant will be required to undertake complex mental health assessments and work as a senior clinician within a multi-disciplinary team, providing high standard clinical skills and expertise in the assessment and provision of short-term management strategies for people in acute distress and with major mental health conditions. The applicant will demonstrate a recovery focus and be highly motivated to engage in consultation, support and educative practices with other clinical teams, families, carers, and other agenciesAll team members are required to undertake professional development and professional supervision, participate in quality initiatives, and contribute to the multidisciplinary team processes. The position is supported by a cohesive multi-disciplinary team of Nurses, Allied Health Professionals, an Administration Service Officer, Psychiatry Registrars and Consultant Psychiatrists.This position will be required to participate in a seven-day twenty-four-hour roster.About YouCHS is committed to workforce diversity and to creating an inclusive workplace. As part of this commitment, we welcome applications from all diversity groups. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples, people with disability and people who identify as Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, Intersex, or Questioning (LGBTIQ) are encouraged to apply.Behavioural CapabilitiesCompetent negotiation and influencing skills in dealing with complex situations.Ability to synthesise and analyse complex information and make decisions.Ability to respond to and prioritise competing and often urgent requests in a calm and efficient manner while also maintaining high work standards and accuracy.Position Requirements/Qualifications:Be registered or be eligible for registration with the Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency (AHPRA) working towards Degree in Social Work or registration in Clinical Psychology.Sound understanding of acute mental health services and proven experience in complex clinical mental health, risk assessment and intervention.Applicants must have a minimum of three years (ideal five years) post-qualification experience.Registration under the ACT Working with Vulnerable People Act 2011.The successful applicant will need to be available to cover a 24/7 roster including weekends, evening’s, public holidays, and Night shifts.Have an understanding of how the National Safety and Quality Health Service (NSQHS) indicators align with this role.Fulfil the responsibilities of this role in alignment to the CHS Exceptional Care Framework, Clinical Governance Framework, Partnering With Consumers Framework and all other related frameworks.Please note prior to commencement successful candidates will be required to:Obtain a Compliance Certificate from OMU (Occupational Medicine Unit) relating to assessment, screening and vaccination processes against specified infectious diseases.Undergo a pre-employment National Police Check.Comply with CHS credentialing and scope of clinical practice requirements for allied health professionals.Note: This is a temporary position available forsix months with the possibility of extension and/or permanency.
Allied Health Manager – Therapies Team - Mental Health, Justice Health and Alcohol and Drug Services
ACT Government, n Capital Territory
Our Vision: creating exceptional health care togetherOur Role: to be a health service that is trusted by our communityOur Values: Reliable, Progressive, Respectful and KindPOSITION OVERVIEWCanberra Health Services (CHS) is focussed on the delivery of high quality, effective, person centred care. It provides acute, sub-acute, primary and community‐based health services, to the Australian Capital Territory (ACT) and surrounding region. More information can be found on the CHS website:  https://www.health.act.gov.au/ Mental Health, Justice Health and Alcohol and Drug Services provides support to youth and adults via inpatient and outpatient settings, community health centres, justice health facilities and other community settings, including people’s homes.We partner with our health care consumers, their family, carers, government and community organisations to ensure that they receive the best possible care during their treatment and recovery. All care that we provide is driven by our values of being kind, reliable, respectful and progressive. We’re also guided by contemporary mental health and human rights legislation which means we operate within a framework that ensures the rights and dignity of people are promoted and protected. MHJHADS provide health services directly and through partnerships with community organisations. The services provided range from prevention and treatment to recovery and maintenance of well-being and harm minimisation. The participation of people access to our service is encouraged in all aspects of service planning and delivery. MHJHADS works in partnership with individuals, carers and a range of government and non-government service providers to ensure the best possible outcomes for clients. MHJHADS delivers services at a number of locations, including hospital inpatient and outpatient settings, community health centres, detention centres, other community settings including people’s home. These services include:* Adult Acute Mental Health Services* Adult Community Mental Health Services* Alcohol and Drug Services* Child and Adolescent Mental Health Services* Justice Health Services* Rehabilitation and Specialty Mental Health Services The Therapies Team provides high-intensity, evidence-based psychological and psychosocial interventions to people, including psychological interventions, family-based interventions, and functional and occupational interventions.  The Therapies Team aims to maximise the application of concentrated psychological and psychosocial interventions and enhance available treatment options for people who are clinically managed by a Community Recovery Service (CRS).  As a function established under the ACMHS Model of Care, the Therapies Team provides targeted interventions that are unavailable elsewhere in the ACT and which are based on highest need within the ACMHS population. The Therapies Team Manager provides operational leadership and oversees the daily operations of the team in line with service objectives, established procedures and sound governance processes for service delivery decisions.  The Manager manages human resources, finances, reporting, and quality and safety compliance.  The Manager conducts clinical load review and staff allocation and is the escalation point for systemic problems and grievances.  The Manager reports directly to the Senior Manager for the Access & Specialty Teams and is the communication point for organisational liaison for the Therapies Team.  Professional governance of this position will come from the relevant Discipline Principal (MHJHADS).  This position also forms part of the ACMHS leadership team, to progress and represent the work of the service. The Manager may have a clinical load in addition to the operational management responsibilities in the team and will be responsible for conducting skilled clinical assessments and delivering high-itensity psychological interventions to people.  The Manager will oversee the clinical governance of the psychological and psychosocial interventions provided by the Therapies Team with the support of senior members of the team. The Therapies Team operates 8:30am to 4:51pm, Monday to Friday, from the City Health Centre.ABOUT YOUCHS is committed to workforce diversity and to creating an inclusive workplace. As part of this commitment we welcome applications from all diversity groups. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples, people with disability and people who identify as Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, Intersex, or Questioning (LGBTIQ) are encouraged to apply.Behavioural Capabilities* Demonstrated leadership qualities in managing and positively influencing teams, processes and practice improvement in a human services environment with a view for achieving positive outcomes for people accessing the service.* Ability to mentor staff and students and external parties in a collaborative and influential manner.* Be flexible, adaptable and comfortable with a changing working environment.* Competent negotiation and influencing skills in dealing with complex situations. Position Requirements/Qualifications:Mandatory:* Be registered or be eligible for general registration with Psychology Board of Australia under the Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency (AHPRA).* Minimum of five years post-qualification experience. Desirable:* Approved or eligible for approval as a Psychology Board of Australia Approved Supervisor.* Strong understanding of adult community mental health services.* Current driver’s licence.Prior to commencement successful candidates will be required to: * Undergo a pre-employment National Police Check.* Comply with CHS credentialing and scope of clinical practice requirements for allied health professionals.* Obtain a Compliance Certificate from OMU (Occupational Medicine Unit) relating to assessment, screening and vaccination processes against specified infectious diseases.For more information on this position and how to apply “click here” Career interest categories: Administration and Governance Healthcare, Medical and Allied Services
Registered Nurse Level 3.1
ACT Government, n Capital Territory
Our Vision: creating exceptional health care together.Our Role: to be a health service that is trusted by our community.Our Values: Reliable, Progressive, Respectful and Kind. Position OverviewCanberra Health Services (CHS) is focussed on the delivery of high quality, effective, person centred care. It provides acute, sub-acute, primary and community‐based health services, to the Australian Capital Territory (ACT) and surrounding region. More information can be found on the CHS website:  https://www.health.act.gov.au/MHJHADS provide health services directly and through partnerships with community organisations. The services provided range from prevention and treatment to recovery and maintenance of well-being and harm minimisation. The participation of people access sour service is encouraged in all aspects of service planning and delivery. MHJHADS works in partnership with individuals, carers and a range of government and non-government service providers to ensure the best possible outcomes for clients.Mental Health, Justice Health and Alcohol and Drug Services (MHJHADS) provides support to youth and adults via inpatient and outpatient settings, community health centres, justice health facilities and other community settings, including people’s homes. MHJHADS aims to be socially inclusive and operate within a recovery-focussed and/or harm minimisation approach.Territory Wide Mental Health Services (TWMHS) includes the Home Assessment and Acute Response Team (HAART) and the Police Ambulance Clinician Early Response (PACER) service. HAART and PACER provide assessment and intervention for acute mental health presentationsRelevant to this position HAART provides community in-reach into inpatient units to facilitate early discharge, hospital diversion, outreach assessment and treatment to people experiencing and living with a severe mental illness and complex needs in a community setting.HAART operates as an extended hour’s service, operating seven days a week from 08:00 to 22:00 and the position holder will be required to work a rotating roster including morning, evening and weekend shifts, on call arrangements and public holidays.The position reports to a Team Leader who is based on site and is supported by a cohesive multidisciplinary team (including Nurses, Social Workers, Occupational Therapists, Psychologists and Psychiatrists, Allied Health Assistants).DutiesUnder limited direction of the Team Leader you will perform Clinical assessment, engagement and intervention in the community for people experiencing serious mental health issues. You will:Provide skilled clinical assessment and interventions appropriate to people with complex mental health issues using established techniques and methods to enable people to live as independently as possible whilst engaging in meaningful and productive life roles.  While including carers, children, Nominated Persons, GPs, and other service providers in the recovery planning process, as required.Adhere to risk management processes, identifying and escalating issues appropriately.Complete clinical records and associated administrative process, while maintaining data retention policies, procedures and standards.Participate in clinical supervision, continuing professional development and personal performance review process. Including providing professional supervision and training to Registered Nurses Level 1 and 2, students, Allied Health Assistants, and other support staff.Actively contribute to the implementation of clinical governance activities, quality improvement projects, research programs, and health promotion in areas relevant to service.Undertake other duties appropriate to this level of classification which contribute to the operation of the organisation.About YouCHS is committed to workforce diversity and to creating an inclusive workplace. As part of this commitment we welcome applications from all diversity groups. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples, people with disability and people who identify as Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, Intersex, or Questioning (LGBTIQ) are encouraged to apply.Behavioural CapabilitiesGood customer service skills to provide helpful and professional experiences to people who access the service.Administration skills to be able to provide quality work outputs.Organisational skills to be able to manage workload.Flexibility and initiative to be able to work effectively within a multidisciplinary team.Position Requirements/Qualifications:Relevant qualifications Tertiary qualifications in Nursing with current registration with the Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency (AHPRA) and a minimum of three years’ experience working professionally in mental health services.The successful applicant will need to have a current driver’s licence.The successful applicant will need to be available for weekend, on call and after-hours work.Have an understanding of how the National Safety and Quality Health Service (NSQHS) indicators align with this role.Fulfil the responsibilities of this role in alignment to the CHS Exceptional Care Framework, Clinical Governance Framework, Partnering With Consumers Framework and all other related frameworks.Prior to commencement successful candidates will be required to: Obtain a Compliance Certificate from OMU (Occupational Medicine Unit) relating to assessment, screening and vaccination processes against specified infectious diseases.Undergo a pre-employment National Police Check.Provide referee report from current or previous line manager (if previous within the last 18 months).
Registered Nurse- Opioid Treatment Service
ACT Government, n Capital Territory
Our Vision: creating exceptional health care togetherOur Role: to be a health service that is trusted by our communityOur Values: Reliable, Progressive, Respectful and KindPOSITION OVERVIEWCanberra Health Services (CHS) is focussed on the delivery of high quality, effective, person centred care. It provides acute, sub-acute, primary, and community‐based health services, to the Australian Capital Territory (ACT) and surrounding region. More information can be found on the CHS website:  https://www.health.act.gov.au/ Mental Health, Justice Health and Alcohol and Drug Services provide health services directly and through partnerships with community organisations. The services provided range from prevention and treatment to recovery and maintenance and harm minimisation. Consumer and carer participation is encouraged in all aspects of service planning and delivery. The Division works in partnership with consumers, carers and a range of government and non-government service providers to ensure the best possible outcomes for clients. The Division delivers services at a number of locations, including hospital inpatient and outpatient settings, community health centres, detention centres, other community settings including people’s home.  These services include:Rehabilitation and Speciality ServicesAdult Community Mental Health ServicesAdult Acute Mental Health ServicesAlcohol and Drug ServicesChild and Adolescent Mental Health Services (CAMHS)Justice Health ServicesThe Alcohol and Drug Services is a part of the division of Mental Health, Justice Health and Alcohol and Drug Services (MHJHADS), which is contemporary, evidence, based service providing high quality Alcohol and Drug Services (ADS) guided by the principles of harm minimisation.  The ADS incorporate six areas including the Opioid Treatment Services, Medical Services, Consultation and Liaison Service, 10 bed Inpatient Withdrawal Service, Police and Court Drug Diversion Service and Counselling and Treatment Services. Alcohol and Drug Services provides information, advice, referral, intake, assessment, and support for ACT residents struggling with substance use issues. We offer services for individuals, their family and friends, general practitioners, other health professionals, and business and community groups. Under supervision of the Team Leader, the Registered Nurse role at this level is responsible for the provision of sound clinical services and interventions to clients of Alcohol and Drug Services. This includes participation in quality management and improvement initiatives to promote optimal service delivery, and the maintenance of professional competencies The Registered Nurse position is supported by a cohesive and multi-disciplinary team. This position(s) maybe required to participate in overtime, and/or rotation roster.ABOUT YOUCHS is committed to workforce diversity and to creating an inclusive workplace. As part of this commitment we welcome applications from all diversity groups. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples, people with disability and people who identify as Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, Intersex, or Questioning (LGBTIQ) are encouraged to apply.Behavioural CapabilitiesBe flexible, adaptable, and comfortable with a changing working environment.Displays critical thinking skills based on evidence and sound judgement.Effective communication skills and the ability to develop procedures as required. Ability to manage confidential and sensitive information.Ability to work within a multi-disciplinary team and adapt quickly to a changing environment.Position Requirements/Qualifications:Relevant registration through the Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency (AHPRA).A certificate or post graduate qualification in a relevant field.At least 12 months recent experience in an Alcohol and Drug facility and a sound understanding of Alcohol and Other Drugs.Hold a current driver’s licence.The successful applicant will need to be available for weekend and after-hours work.Have an understanding of how theNational Standards and Quality Health Service (NSQHS) indicators align with this role.Fulfil the responsibilities of this role as detailed in the CHS Exceptional Care Framework, Clinical Governance Framework, Partnering With Consumers Framework and all other related frameworks.Prior to commencement successful candidates will be required to: Undergo a pre-employment National Police Check.Obtain a Compliance Certificate from OMU (Occupational Medicine Unit) relating to assessment, screening and vaccination processes against specified infectious diseases.NOTESThis is a part-time position available at 32 hours per week and the full-time salary noted above will be paid pro-rata. Selection may be based on application and referee report only.For more information on this position and how to apply “click here” Career interest categories: Administration and Governance Healthcare, Medical and Allied Services
Clinical Nurse Consultant
ACT Government, n Capital Territory
Our Vision: creating exceptional health care togetherOur Role: to be a health service that is trusted by our communityOur Values: Reliable, Progressive, Respectful and KindPOSITION OVERVIEWCanberra Health Services (CHS) is focussed on the delivery of high quality, effective, person centred care. It provides acute, sub-acute, primary and community‐based health services, to the Australian Capital Territory (ACT) and surrounding region. More information can be found on the CHS website: https://www.health.act.gov.au/Dhulwa Mental Health Unit (DMHU) and the Gawanggal Mental Health Unit (GMHU) provide high quality inpatient mental health care to people from 18 to 65 years of age.The Dhulwa Mental Health Unit (DMHU) is a secure mental health facility that first opened in November 2016. DMHU provides 24-hour, contemporary, evidence-based clinical mental health care for people who require secure inpatient treatment. DMHU provides a therapeutic and recovery-based approach, focused on individually tailored treatment programs to maximise mental health care outcomes for patients. The service aims to provide collaborative care involving the person, their carers, and other key services.The Gawanggal Mental Health Unit (GMHU) is a specialist mental health facility adjacent to Calvary Hospital in Bruce. GMHU sits within the Stepped Care Model of mental health care, providing medium term residential care for people who require rehabilitation and support to transition into the community setting. GMHU provides a range of contemporary, community focused rehabilitation interventions, programs, and services.DMHU offers 10 acute care beds and 15 rehabilitation beds and the GMHU has 10 beds for community transition. Both units are managed by the Forensic Mental Health Service program in the MHJHADS Division.These positions will provide senior nursing leadership for the clinical and administrative operations across both the DMHU and GMHU. This includes the day-to-day management of nursing care and the allocation of human and material resources to ensure the provision of safe, efficient, cost effective, high quality health care services.ABOUT YOUCHS is committed to workforce diversity and to creating an inclusive workplace. As part of this commitment, we welcome applications from all diversity groups. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples, people with disability and people who identify as Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, Intersex, or Questioning (LGBTIQ) are encouraged to apply.Behavioural CapabilitiesTo be successful in this position, it is expected that the successful candidate will have the following attributes:Strong organisational skills with a high degree of drive;Adaptability and flexibility to accommodate change; andProvide responsive services to meet clients’ needs.Position Requirements/Qualifications:Mandatory: Be registered or be eligible for registration with the National Nursing and Midwifery Board through the Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency (AHPRA).Minimum 4 years’ experience working in a Mental Health clinical role.Strong understanding of mental health services and demonstrated advanced clinical knowledge, skills and experience in the area of practice.Desirable:Holds or is working towards post-graduate qualification in Mental Health Nursing.Experience working within a Forensic Mental Health setting is highly desirable.Current driver’s licence.Have an understanding of how the National Safety and Quality Health Service (NSQHS) indicators align with this role.Fulfil the responsibilities of this role in alignment to the CHS Exceptional Care Framework, Clinical Governance Framework, Partnering With Consumers Framework and all other related frameworks.Prior to commencement successful candidates will be required to: Obtain Compliance Certificate from OMU (Occupational Medicine Unit) relating to assessment, screening and vaccination processes against specified infectious diseasesUndergo a pre-employment National Police Check.Approve for reference checksNote: This is a temporary position available for a period of six months with the possibility of extension and/or permanency.For more information on this position and how to apply “click here” Note This is a temporary position available for a period of six months with the possibility of extension and/or permanency. Career interest categories: Healthcare, Medical and Allied Services
Mental Health Clinician
ACT Government, n Capital Territory
Our Vision: creating exceptional health care togetherOur Role: to be a health service that is trusted by our communityOur Values: Reliable, Progressive, Respectful and KindPOSITION OVERVIEWTerritory Wide Mental Health Services (TWMHS) includes the Home Assessment and Acute Response Team (HAART) and the Police Ambulance Clinician Early Response (PACER) service. HAART and PACER provide assessment and intervention for acute mental health presentations The HAART team provides community in-reach into inpatient units to facilitate early discharge, hospital diversion, outreach assessment and treatment to people experiencing and living with a severe mental illness and complex needs in a community setting. PACER is a tri-service mental health co-response capability which works in partnership with ACT Policing and ACT Ambulance Services and provides a Police Officer, Ambulance Paramedic, and senior Mental Health Clinician who provide a timely mobile response to people experiencing mental health crisis. The successful candidate will work across both HAART and PACER roles. PACER and HAART operate seven days a week, including weekends and public holidays, and the position holder will be required to work a rotating roster of 8 and 10-hour shifts, including on call arrangement overnight. The position reports to the HAART Manager and is supported by a cohesive multidisciplinary team (including Nurses, Social Workers, Occupational Therapists, Psychologists, Medical Officers, and Allied Health Assistants)ABOUT YOUCHS is committed to workforce diversity and to creating an inclusive workplace. As part of this commitment we welcome applications from all diversity groups. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples, people with disability and people who identify as Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, Intersex, or Questioning (LGBTIQ) are encouraged to apply.Behavioural CapabilitiesAbility to respond to and prioritise competing demands in a calm and efficient manner while maintaining high work standards.Be flexible, adaptable and comfortable with a changing working environment and differing working styles.Have excellent interpersonal skills and the ability to communicate effectively with consumers, family/carers, colleagues and emergency service and hospital personnel, particularly in crisis situations.Position Requirements/Qualifications:Relevant tertiary qualifications and a minimum of three years’ (ideal five years’) post experience working professionally in mental health is preferred.Mandatory: Approved tertiary qualifications or equivalent in nursing and be registered or be eligible for registration with the Nursing and Midwifery Board through the Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency (AHPRA).The successful applicant will need to have a current driver’s licence.The successful applicant will need to be available for weekend and after-hours work.Have an understanding of how theNational Safety and Quality Health Service (NSQHS) indicators align with this role.Fulfil the responsibilities of this role in alignment to the CHS Exceptional Care Framework, Clinical Governance Framework, Partnering With Consumers Framework and all other related frameworks.Highly Desirable:Approved as a Mental Health Officer under the Mental Health Act 2015, or eligible to be approved as a Mental Health Officer.Desirable:Post Graduate Qualification in Mental Health Nursing or working towards such.Experience in working in partnership with emergency services personnel that promotes a spirit of cooperation and collaboration, and respect for each other’s philosophy, priorities, knowledge, skills, and experience.Prior to commencement successful candidates will be required to: Undergo a pre-employment National Police Check.Obtain a Compliance Certificate from OMU (Occupational Medicine Unit) relating to assessment, screening and vaccination processes against specified infectious diseases.Gain and maintain a NV1 National Security Clearance.  If a clearance is not granted or maintained your employment in the role will not commence or, if already commenced, will be reassessed.NOTESA merit pool will be established from this process to fill identical vacancies at level over the next 12 months.For more information on this position and how to apply “click here” Career interest categories: Administration and Governance Healthcare, Medical and Allied Services
Clinical Development Nurse (CDN) Instrument/Circulating
ACT Government, n Capital Territory
Our Vision: creating exceptional health care togetherOur Role: to be a health service that is trusted by our communityOur Values: Reliable, Progressive, Respectful and KindPOSITION OVERVIEWCanberra Health Services (CHS) is focussed on the delivery of high quality, effective, person centred care. It provides acute, sub-acute, primary and community‐based health services, to the Australian Capital Territory (ACT)—a catchment of approximately 400,000 people. It also services the surrounding Southern New South Wales region which includes the Bega Valley, Bombala, Cooma-Monaro, Eurobodalla, Goulburn, Mulwaree, Palerang, Queanbeyan, Snowy River, Upper Lachlan Shire and the Yass Valley.CHS administers a range publicly funded health facilities, programs and services including but not limited to:The Canberra Hospital: a modern 600-bed tertiary hospital providing trauma services and most major medical and surgical sub-specialty services.University of Canberra Hospital Specialist Centre for Rehabilitation, Recovery and Research: a dedicated and purpose-built rehabilitation facility, with 140 inpatient beds, 75-day places and additional outpatient services.Mental Health, Justice Health, Alcohol and Drug Services provide a range of health services from prevention and treatment through to recovery and maintenance at a number of locations and in varied environments for people suffering from mental health issues.Four Walk-in Centres: which provide free treatment for minor illness and injury.Seven community health centres: providing a range of general and specialist health services to people of all ages.A range of community-based health services including early childhood services, youth and women’s health, dental health, mental health and alcohol and drug services.This role is to facilitate the educational needs of the nurses within the Instrument/Circulating specialty. Our Perioperative Unit consists of a DOSA Admissions Unit, 13 Operating Theatres covering a wide range of surgical specialties, The Post Anaesthetic Care Unit and a 12 Bed Extended Day Surgery Unit.Instrument/Circulating CDNs provide one on one and group Perioperative teaching, clinical support, ongoing evaluation and feedback for graduate Nurses across a diversity of clinical areas within Canberra Hospital Health Services.The Registered Nurse Level 2 is expected to have a demonstrated competence in advanced nursing practice, provide guidance to less experienced nursing staff.The Registered Nurse Level 2 is seen by the Organisation as a source of expert nursing knowledge, skills and attributes. The Registered Nurse Level 2 must demonstrate a higher level of skill and the ability to perform a more demanding role covering the domains; clinical care, leadership, education, safety and communication.ABOUT YOUTo be successful in this position, it is expected that the successful candidate will have the following attributes:Strong organisational skills with a high degree of drive.Adaptability and flexibility to accommodate changing needs of graduate nurses across diverse area of Health.Strong communication and interpersonal skills. Position Requirements/Qualifications:Mandatory: Be registered or be eligible for registration with the Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency (AHPRA).Highly Desirable:Holds or working towards a Certificate IV in Workplace Training and Assessment or nationally recognised. vocational competency units in competency assessment and work-based training.Postgraduate qualification in nursing or clinical educationCurrent clinical experience as a CDN.Please note prior to commencement successful candidates will be required to: Undergo a pre-employment Police check.obtain a Compliance Certificate from OMU (Occupational Medicine Unit) relating to assessment, screening & vaccination processes against specified infectious diseasesFor more information on this position and how to apply “click here” Career interest categories: Healthcare, Medical and Allied Services
Registered Nurse Audiometry / Audiologist
ACT Government, n Capital Territory
Our Vision: creating exceptional health care togetherOur Role: to be a health service that is trusted by our communityOur Values: Reliable, Progressive, Respectful and KindPOSITION OVERVIEWCanberra Health Services (CHS) is focussed on the delivery of high quality, effective, person centred care. It provides acute, sub-acute, primary and community‐based health services, to the Australian Capital Territory (ACT) and surrounding region. More information can be found on the CHS website: https://www.health.act.gov.au/Strong links exist between hospital and community-based services, as many of the operational divisions deliver services across the continuum of care to ensure continuity of care for patients. The community-based services of Canberra Health Services include early childhood, youth and women’s health; dental services, rehabilitation and community care; mental health and alcohol and drug services. In addition, justice health services are provided within the Territory’s’ detention facilities.Canberra Health Services is a partner in teaching with the Australian National University, the University of Canberra and the Australian Catholic University.The Children’s Hearing Service Nurse Audiometry Service is operated from Belconnen Community Health Centre. The service provides a full hearing assessment to children from 18 months to 18 years at no cost to the family. Families are given information about their child’s hearing and provided with education and health promotion around hearing health. Appropriate referrals are put in place where required.ABOUT YOUCHS is committed to workforce diversity and to creating an inclusive workplace. As part of this commitment, we welcome applications from all diversity groups. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples, people with disability and people who identify as Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, Intersex, or Questioning (LGBTIQ) are particularly encouraged to apply.Behavioural CapabilitiesYou will have the ability to work independently as an integral part of a small team which services the needs of our younger population services the needs of our younger population. You will be engaging with children and display the values of CHS organisation primarily kind.An understanding of your own expertise and scope of practice in order to seek advice and assistance when requiredAn ability to work in a small team settingEnjoys working with toddlers, children and adolescentsKindness Position Requirements/Qualifications:Mandatory:Relevant Tertiary qualifications or equivalent qualificationsBe registered or be eligible for Registration with the Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency (AHPRA).Be a registered member of either the Audiometry Nurses Association of Australia Inc or Audiology Australia.Have an understanding of how the National Standards and Quality Health Service (NSQHS) indicators align with this role.Fulfil the responsibilities of this role as detailed in the CHS Exceptional Care Framework, Clinical Governance Framework, Partnering With Consumers Framework and all other related frameworks.Desirable:and a minimum of more than four years’ experience working professionally in Audiometry Nursing or Audiology. Please note prior to commencement successful candidates will be required to: Obtain a Compliance Certificate from OMU (Occupational Medicine Unit) relating to assessment, screening & vaccination processes against specified infectious disease for Category A.Undergo a pre-employment National Police Check. Notes: This is a temporary part-time position available for six months at (16) hours per week. The above full-time salary will be paid pro-rata.For more information on this position and how to apply “click here” Note This is a temporary part-time position available for six months at (16) hours per week. The above full-time salary will be paid pro-rata. Career interest categories: Healthcare, Medical and Allied Services