Clinical Nurse Consultant - Co-Responder Acute Care Team - (HJW39)

Clinical Nurse Consultant - Co-Responder Acute Care Team - (HJW39)

07 Jan
Queensland Health
Australian Capital Territory

07 Jan

Queensland Health

Australian Capital Territory

The Townsville Hospital and Health Service vision is one of excellence? to emerge the leader in health care, research and education for regional Australia.p>

Do you have what it takes to make a substantial contribution to our vision-

Are you

Excited to take the next step in your career mission-

Passionate, committed and dedicated to your profession-

A person who meets challenges head on-

About your opportunity

The Mental Health Co-Responder is an advanced mental health practitioner who will work with emergency services providing support and leadership within the Co-Responder Team.p>

The Co-Responder Model aim is to prevent and safely resolve mental health crisis situations through enhanced co-operation,

collaboration and understanding between Queensland Health and Emergency Services Queensland Ambulance Service/Queensland Police Service.p>

The Co-Responder Team provides specialised mental health knowledge, rapid assessment and intervention and enhanced access to information enabling timely access to care.he model consists of an expert mental health nurse and an emergency services officer.his combination of skills safeguards that the person with mental illness is supported appropriately in the provision of appropriate mental health assessment and/or where appropriate transportation to hospital for further mental health evaluation.p>

Role requirements

Bachelor of Nursing or Bachelor of Midwifery or equivalent + current Important Company registration.r>Possession of a relevant postgraduate qualification in an appropriate field is highly desirable.uch experience be discipline specific or have a service area focus.r>Appointment as an Authorised Mental Health Practitioner AMHP under the Mental Health Act would be highly desirable.f not AMHP ? then willingness to undertake and complete the requirements for appointment.r>Appointees will be required to work all shifts in accordance with the unit roster, which will include participation in an on-call roster.r>'C' class motor vehicle licence.r>COVID- vaccination

It is a condition of employment for all prospective and existing health service employees to be vaccinated against COVID- first does by 30 Sept , second dose by 31 Oct .ll employees must maintain vaccination protection and provide evidence confirming they have received the prescribed number of doses of the vaccine.r>

Generous remuneration package value up to $147,834 p. comprising salary range of $118,993 to $129,189 p. Nurse Grade 7, 17. leave loading, 12. % employer contribution to superannuation.ther employment benefits include

professional development, salary sacrificing options , shift and locality allowances, corporate discounts, wellness programs and the Employee Assistance Program.p>

Why make the change-

Our gorgeous weather promotes an outdoor lifestyle as the sun shines nearly all year round 320+ days/year.njoy the benefits of urban living without being trapped in a commuter nightmare of metropolitan traffic.ppreciate the country town `feel' and change your pace as you absorb the local tropical/coastal flow.p>

Living in Townsville, the largest regional centre in the North.

The city heart provides opportunity for boutique shopping, fine dining experiences, cultural events .

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