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Mental Health Nurse 1

Requisition Number:  34435

Northam, WA, AU

  • FIFO; Flights and accommodation provided
  • Christmas Island and Northam (WA) locations available
  • Contract till Dec 2023 with flexible rotation lengths (minimum 8 weeks stint)

Are you a Mental Health Nurse ready for your next challenge? Look no further! Join a well-established organization and expand your clinical skills.

The Role:

You shall be responsible for providing mental health support services to our clients in an immigration detention clinic. Key responsibilities:

  • Deliver evidence-based mental health services
  • Administer medications as prescribed
  • Identify, assess and follow up persons at risk
  • Contribute to the effective multidisciplinary health management
  • Ensure that documentation is accurate, precise and concise

The Ideal Candidate:

  • Minimum 3 years proven experience in Mental Health nursing
  • Current, unrestricted AHPRA registration as a Registered Nurse
  • Experience in a corrections, detention or remote nursing setting would be desirable
  • Current ALS/BLS, Working with Children Certificate and Police Check (or willing to obtain)
  • Live in Australia or New Zealand and have work rights

The Company:

International Health and Medical Services (IHMS) is a large Australian based organisation that specialises in providing compassionate and professional multidisciplinary medical care in challenging environments. We primarily work with governments and large private organisations to deliver industry leading service to patients. 

We are globally recognised for our unique expertise and offer fantastic opportunities to undertake meaningful work with patients where others can’t. We offer opportunities for people to learn and grow their skills and knowledge in a caring organisation focusing on professional development and clinical excellence.