YSAS is a leading Victorian youth health non-for-profit agency that enables highly vulnerable and high risk young people, or those at risk of becoming so, who are experiencing substance dependence and misuse, mental illness and social disconnection, to take control of their health and well-being.
YSAS is looking for a passionate and motivated Registered Nurse who is able to facilitate withdrawal and associated services for young people seeking assistance in their physical detoxification from licit and illicit substances. You will be required to work closely with General Practitioners in the provision of withdrawal support; you will develop and maintain positive working relationships both with YSAS staff and external agencies.
You will work in a residential unit as part of a team which provides a holistic service. You will have knowledge and experience in working with young people with serious AOD issues and the ability to refer, assess, treat, and medicate young people. If you are passionate about working with young people this is a great opportunity be part of a multidisciplinary team assisting with vulnerable young people in need of care 24/7 days located in Fitzroy.
For more information download this information sheet…Employment opportunity RN Fitzroy 2014
Note that applications close 21.9.2014.