Clinical Nurse Consultant - Mental Health & Intellectual Disability

Clinical Nurse Consultant
REQ131438 Requisition #
Employment Type: Temporary Part Time until June 2021
Position Classification: Clinical Nurse Consultant Grade 1
Remuneration:  $56.85 - $58.02 per hour 
Hours Per Week: 24
Requisition ID: REQ131438
Location: Peel Mental Health Service

Would you like to make a difference in the community?

We are looking for a caring and passionate individual with experience in Intellectual Disability and Mental Health for this fantastic opportunity where you will be working with a passionate and professional team of Mental Health staff in Northern Sector of Hunter New England Health. 

You will be based at Peel Mental Health Services where you will provide expert client-centred clinical advice, consultancy and education in Mental Health and Intellectual Disability to mental health staff, other health care professionals and community partners.

To be eligible for employment in these roles you must be: an Australian Citizen, or a permanent resident of Australia, or a New Zealand citizen with a current New Zealand Passport, or a citizen of another country with an appropriate visa that allows you to work in Australia.


If you currently hold a temporary visa that allows you to live and work in Australia you may only be offered employment in line with the conditions and  expiry date of your visa


An eligibility list will be created for future permanent part time and temporary part time vacancies.


Occupational Assessment, Screening and Vaccination against Specific Diseases

If you are applying for a Category ‘A’ position, please read and understand NSW Health policy directive PD2018_009. All new employees must agree to comply with the requirements outlined in this policy


Selection Criteria

Please address the selection criteria for this position as thoroughly as possible so your application can be considered for the role. For assistance with selection criteria, please visit:


Candidates will be assessed against the Essential Requirements and Selection Criteria for this position. Please ensure you read the position description (link in advertisement below) prior to submitting an application.

Candidates invited to interview will need to bring originals of qualifications or licenses required for the position for sighting by the panel.


Stepping Up Website

Stepping Up aims to assist Indigenous job applicants understand how to apply for roles within NSW Health by clarifying the recruitment process and addresses some of the challenges that can be experienced by hiring managers so they can more effectively structure recruitment to roles within NSW Health.

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Salary Packaging

Salary packaging is beneficial to most Hunter New England Health staff. You can potentially salary package a range of your personal expenses including but not limited to novated motor vehicle lease, relocation expenses and HECS/HELP debt . Find out more information by contacting Prosperity Salary Packaging via email at or on (02) 4907 7200 or 1300 761 388.


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Applications Close: 18 November 2019

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