registered nurse - mental health | canberra in Brisbane

daniel starkey, randstad
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AU$ 94,000 - AU$ 100,000 per year

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brisbane, queensland
healthcare & medical
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AU$ 94,000 - AU$ 100,000 per year
2 years
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daniel starkey, randstad
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Registered Nurse - Mental Health

This government operated facility in the ACT is partnering exclusively with Randstad Healthcare and is at the forefront of exceptional Mental Health service delivery with an emphasis on holistic and person-centred care. Their renowned range of services include but are not limited to Adult Acute Mental Health Services, Adult Community Mental Health Services, Alcohol and Drug Services, Child and Adolescent Mental Health, Justice Health as well as Rehabilitation and Specialty Mental Health Services.

My client is seeking a Registered Nurse (RN2) with experience in Mental Health to deliver high-quality clinical nursing and care to achieve the best outcomes for people experiencing mental illness. You will actively provide your expertise within the multidisciplinary healthcare team and support the Assistant Director of Nursing, Clinical Nurse Consultants and Nurse Unit Manager.

Your role will see you working across Adult Acute Mental Health Services including the 40-bed Adult Mental Health Unit and the 6-bed Mental Health Short Stay Unit; where you will provide exceptional mental health care incorporating the principles of recovery and involving the consumer, their carers and other key services.

Your core duties will include:

  • Providing clinical nursing expertise and applying specific skills in support of the multidisciplinary team processes.
  • Actively applying recovery-based intervention principles.
  • Working within the requirements of the Mental Health Act 2015 and other applicable legislation.
  • Providing clinical nursing leadership for staff when in charge of a shift

As the Successful Registered Mental Health Nurse, you will possess:

  • Demonstrated clinical leadership skills
  • Adaptability and flexibility within a changing environment
  • Proven capacity to manage and influence teams, processes and practice improvements within a human services environment
  • A Postgraduate Qualification in Mental Health Nursing will be highly regarded

Essential Requirements

  • Current Registration with AHPRA
  • Minimum 24 months recent nursing experience within a mental health environment

For a confidential chat please call Daniel Starkey on 1300 289 817 or email

Registered Mental Health Nurse | Mental Health Nurse | Psychiatric Nurse | Adult Acute Mental Health | RNMH | RN2

At Randstad, we are passionate about providing equal employment opportunities and embracing diversity to the benefit of all. We actively encourage applications from any background.


Registered Mental Health Nurse | Mental Health Nurse | Psychiatric Nurse | Adult Acute Mental Health | RNMH | RN2


Bachelor of Nursing
AHPRA Registration
Drivers License

educational requirements

Bachelor Degree