An exciting opportunity exists for a Clinical Nurse Consultant Grade 2 working Monday-Friday 12:00-20:30 in Ryde Hospital ED alongside an experienced and dedicated Acute Community Mental Health Team at Ryde Community Health Centre.
This temporary full-time position is within a team that provides a mixture of assessment, acute intervention and case management.
Central to the role will be timely, comprehensive and efficient assessment, care planning and delivery for Emergency Department Patients referred to Mental Health. The position will be required to foster and develop robust relationships with key stakeholders with a particular emphasis on Emergency Department staff and inpatient mental health facilities across the Northern Sydney Local Health District.This position will be responsible for the management of patient flow ensuring Naional Emergency Assesssment Targets (NEAT) are met.
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Salary Packaging is available to enhance benefits.
Northern Sydney Local Health District is committed to Equal Employment Opportunity, Workforce Health and Safety, Ethical Practices and the principles of Cultural Diversity. We encourage Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people and people with disabilities to apply.
Employees must abide by the NSW Health Code of Conduct.
Successful applicants will be required to obtain required vaccinations prior to commencing employment. Please click on the link for further information: http://www0.health.nsw.gov.au/policies/pd/2011/pdf/PD2011_005.pdf.
Criminal record checks will be undertaken on successful applicants. If you are successful for a position designated as child-related employment you will be required to obtain a Working With Children clearance from the Office of the Children’s Guardian. To apply, please go to https://wwccheck.ccyp.nsw.gov.au/Applicants/Application#
An eligibility list may be created for this position. If you are placed on the eligibility list, you may be deemed eligible for similar roles in the future. Your details may be passed to other managers for consideration. If you are selected for interview and do not wish to be placed on an eligibility list, please advise the Convenor for this position.