Mental Health Nurse (Custodial/Prison Setting)

Mental Health Nurse (Custodial/Prison Setting)


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Industry: Healthcare

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Registered Mental Health Nurse (Custodial/Prison Setting – Multiple locations across Sydney)

Custodial Mental Health, part of the Justice Health and Forensic Mental Health Network, is a key part of rehabilitation and therefore, the balance of security and therapy is paramount to effective clinical care.  The Network cares for over 30,000 patients annually across more than 100 communities, inpatient and custodial settings in metropolitan, regional and rural locations across NSW.

Requirements for the role:

  • Minimum of 1 years’ experience in  Mental Health Nursing (For Working Holiday Visa Candidates)
  • Minimum of 2 years’ experience in Acute Mental Health Nursing or Community Mental Health Experience (For TSS 482 Visa)
  • Minimum of 3 years’ experience in Acute Mental Health Nursing or Community Mental Health Experience (For PR 186 Visa)
  • Demonstrated skills in assessment, case management and discharge
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills are essential, as is the capacity to work within a team. 
  • A high level of resilience and strong advocacy skills are required as care is delivered in collaboration with non-clinical staff. 
  • AHPRA registration or in progress, and experience of working within UK or Irish Healthcare settings.

What's in it for you?

  • You get to work with a network who deliver exceptional evidence based care
  • Different visa's to suit your needs and goals
  • Attractive relocation package of up to 17K AUD
  • This includes 10K AUD for relocation Support and 7K AUD for visa sponsorship costs
  • Your employer is committed to your continued development
  • You will have the opportunity to progress your career in a number of areas
  • You are located in a great part of Sydney.


Next Steps, if you are interested in finding out more, apply and I will get in touch to schedule an initial chat.


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*Please note the relocation package only applies for permanent / long term roles.

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Registered Nurse (Custodial Mental Health)



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