The Justice Health and Forensic Mental Health Network (JHFMHN) is based mainly in Sydney, but also across NSW, Australia. They are looking for experienced Mental Health Nurses seeking to develop their experience and career in two specialised areas of Custodial or Forensic Mental Health Services.
The custodial service within the Justice Health and Forensic Mental Health Network plays a crucial role in providing healthcare services to individuals who are in inpatient custodial/Prison settings. This service aims to ensure the physical and mental well-being of people in custody who have mental health conditions. Their main hiring location is Long Bay Hospital, which consists of Maximum- and minimum-security male and female patients. Long Bay is located in the Eastern suburbs of Sydney, in the beautiful coastal area of Malabar.
You will work within the custodial service helping to maintain a balance between security and rehabilitation, promoting the overall health and rehabilitation of individuals within the criminal justice system.
The forensic service within the Justice Health and Forensic Mental Health Network plays a vital role in the assessment, treatment, and management of individuals involved in the criminal justice system with mental health issues. This specialized service focuses on providing comprehensive forensic psychiatric evaluations and interventions to individuals who have come into contact with the law and require mental health support. Their main hiring location is the Forensic Hospital in the coastal area of Malabar.
This facility provides specialist, therapeutic inpatient care for adults and adolescent forensic, correctional and high-risk civil patients. Forensic mental health professionals within this service conduct thorough assessments to determine the mental state, risk factors, and treatment needs of individuals.
Up to $17,000 Package for Permanent Placements!
Payable on commencement of employment with Justice Health
- Relocation Support ($10,000)
- Visa sponsorship ($7,000)
- Salary packaging (pay less tax on rent/mortgage)
- Environmental allowance ($7,000 per annum)
- Shift Penalties (evening/night/weekend shift - earn up to a maximum of 75% extra on Sundays!)
MHN 2 Years Experience
🇦🇺 - $69,019 AUD / £39,341
🇬🇧 - £27,055
MHN with 5 Years Experience
🇦🇺 - $80,199 AUD / £45,713
🇬🇧 - £32,934
- Continuous Professional Development
- Unique Forensic Mental Health Training and skills development
- Jumpstart your Long-term career in UK/Ireland
- Great team environment – make friends for life!
- Patient-Centred Approach
Ideal Opportunity for Recent Mental Health Nursing Graduates Seeking Travel and Employment.
- Minimum 1-year post-graduation experience
- Bank work scheme, similar to agency work
- Offers flexible work schedule to do more travel
- Can work for 1 year, and get a 2nd year if you complete your regional work
- Must be < 35 to apply
Sponsored visa that gives you the chance to work full-time and gain world-class experience as a Mental Health Nurse.
- Minimum 2-year post-graduation experience
- Have experience in acute inpatient mental health setting
- Full-time role with opportunities for future education
- 2 to 4-year duration
- No age limit
Arrive in Australia with Permanent Residency for you and your family and start your new life in Australia.
- Minimum 3-year post-graduation experience
- Have experience in acute inpatient mental health setting, ideally in forensics or custodial
- Full-time role with opportunities for future education and career development
- PR status
- Must be < 45 to apply
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