Psychiatric Enrolled Nurse - Agnes

Latrobe Regional Hospital

Traralgon, VIC

Posted 5/24/2019

LRH is the regional provider of mental health services in Gippsland. LRH Mental Health Service operates an integrated specialist mental health program across the region 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.


Agnes Unit is a 5 bed perinatal, residential unit providing therapeutic support to new parents and their infants up to 12 months of age. The unit supports interventions that may be required for adjustment or emotional issues. This may include difficulties with bonding, sleeping and settling and/or feeding difficulties.


Agnes unit is open 7 days a week and the successful applicant would be required to work a rotating roster covering all shifts.


Preference will be given to applicants who have experience working with new parents and infants.


Please review the Latrobe Regional Hospital Mother Baby Unit Philosophy document with the Position description for an overview of the therapeutic model used on the unit.



For further information please contact Christine Hoyne on (03) 5173 8573.



Applicants 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. LRH’s Koori Health Liaison Officer is available to assist on (03) 5173 8831.

To view and apply for this job on the web visit:

http://www.gippslandhealthcommunityjobs.com.au/job/12254282