Position Details
Reference Number 20515
Position Title Registered Psychiatric Nurse
Employment Type Permanent Part Time
Location Latrobe Regional Hospital (LRH)
Hours per fortnight 288.00
Position Summary

The Latrobe Regional Hospital (LRH) Mental Health Service is the regional provider of mental health services in Gippsland. LRH Mental Health Service operates an integrated specialist mental health program across ten sites and provides inpatient and community mental health care for adults, children and young people, and older persons. Gippsland provides a fantastic regional lifestyle with easy access to Melbourne.


We are currently looking for highly experienced and dedicated Registered Psychiatric Nurses with well-developed interpersonal skills and a commitment to excellence to join our Flynn Inpatient Unit at Latrobe Regional Hospital.


The Flynn unit has three components including 23 Adult Beds, 2 Child and Youth beds, 6 Secure Extended Care beds and a 6 Bed high dependency Assessment Unit. The team prides itself on providing high level of nursing care for consumers and a supportive work environment for Clinicians.


To be successful in this position you must:

  • Have sound knowledge of the Mental Health Act 2014
  • Demonstrate the ability to assess, plan, implement and evaluate care to mental health clients
  • Be able to work collaboratively with internal and external services, and
  • Strive in an environment that is fast paced.

For further information please contact Gibon Dube, Nurse Unit Manager on telephone (03) 5173 8709.


The successful applicant will be required to apply for and satisfactorily obtain a National Police Check and Working with Children Check. 


Latrobe Regional Hospital supports Equal Employment Opportunity by recognising and valuing inclusion and diversity. The hospital encourages all people from different cultures and backgrounds to apply for our advertised positions.


Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander descent applicants are encouraged to apply. Successful appointment will be based on merit and satisfactorily passing a Police Check and Working With Children’s Check. LRH’s Koori Health Liaison Officer is available to assist on (03) 5173 8831 or kooriliaison@lrh.com.au


Contact Person Sebastiano Romano
Contact Number 5178257
Alternate Contact Person Gibon Dube
Alternate Contact Number 51738257
Closing Date 27/11/2017
Position Description
Registered Nurse Grade 2 - Macalister and Flynn - September 2016.pdf Open