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Registered Nurse Alcohol & Other Drugs About WorkPac WorkPac Health & Social Care are a nursing agency located in Brisbane. We have been operating for the last 10 years and take pride to ensure that everyone is treated like family. We are currently seeking experienced Emergency (ED) Registered Nurses (RN) to join our growing team across QLD to work in a variety of locations. Location Mt Isa Beginning as a mining town, the regions other main industry is beef cattle grazing. With a great community, this cosmopolitan city now has a population of 23,000. With many parks, tours and attractions close by. Come and discover an iconic outback Queensland location. You might just never leave! About The Role Based in Mt Isa, this residential treatment facility is initially offering a 3 month contract with a view to going permanent. Monday to Friday hours are either 09.00- 1700 or 0900 -1600 Dr On-site at all times All residents are above 18 years of age Role and Responsibilities To provide comprehensive withdrawal management to clients and their families Working as a part of a team committed to continuity of holistic care through strong case management Clinical assessments, mental and physical health care Referrals for addiction medical assistance Supporting clients physical, mental and emotional needs in line with legislation and guidelines Cultural awareness and sensitivity Nursing assessment, support and treatment in line with withdrawal management policy and procedures Support GPs and VMOs as needed Medication management Admissions and Discharge Documentation Whats On Offer for you? $47.00 per hour + super Friendly, supportive and dedicated WorkPac Consultant Supportive and committed team culture What You Need To Be Considered Sound knowledge of AOD/Gambling, Community Services and Health Sectors, experience working in an Alcohol and Drugs nursing environment OR Practise Nurse and Rehabilitation experience Ability to work with clients impacted by Mental Health conditions, gambling and substance abuse Skilled in triage, medical assessment and providing appropriate nursing interventions Ability to communicate effectively with challenging behaviours Effective Case and project management Experience working with Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander backgrounds Experience working with diverse backgrounds and religions Consistently applying evidence based practise Mandatory Requirements AHPRA Registration Current Police Certificate Queensland Working With Children Check Current Influenza Vaccination Flexibility to work a rotating 24/7 roster Driving Licence - desired Work Rights in Australia WorkPac Healthcare is an agency that is passionate about people and give our nurses the support that they need to progress in their careers and growth professionally. At WorkPac we have a passionate team of professionals committed in working with you to get the shifts you want. In addition, we also offer the following Free Uniform Refer a Friend Bonus Diversity of work environments Friendly, supportive and dedicated WorkPac Consultant. If you would like to know more, Wait NO LONGER APPLY NOW You can simply click on APPLY NOW to stream line your application or email your resume to
Job title: Registered Nurse
Contract type: Contract
Location: Australia, Northern QLD - Mt Isa Local, Northern QLD
Industry: Healthcare and Medical Nursing: RN and Div 1
Job expiry: 2020-11-19
Reference: 7237J2020115567