AHPRA Registered and Mental Health Nurses - Correctional Health

Job Title: AHPRA Registered and Mental Health Nurses - Correctional Health
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Sydney, New South Wales
Salary: Award + allowances (including environmental) + salary sacrifice
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: BBBH3_1571012224
Contact Name: Danielle Wallace
Contact Email:
Job Published: October 14, 2019 11:17

Job Description

AHPRA Registered Nurses and/or Mental Health Nurses

- Correctional Health

  • Wallace Street Recruitment are looking for enthusiastic and experienced Mental Health and General Nurses who are passionate about providing consumer-centred care at one of NSW Correctional Centres
  • Permanent fulltime, part-time and, Fixed Term Contracts available
  • This is an excellent opportunity to grow with the team, raise your profile and expand your experience across the correctional health general and mental health areas

The Role encompasses:

Provision of primary health care, triage and assessment, co-ordination and delivery of nurse-led-clinics, health promotion activities, liaison with an interdisciplinary team, care planning and reviews, conducting health assessments, alcohol and drug treatment, mental health and providing immunisations and chronic disease management. Additionally, the position will work with a number of Multiple Disciplinary Teams.

Essential Criteria:

  • AHPRA Nurses Registration - unrestricted
  • Highly developed skills in the mental health area
  • A minimum of one (1) year of nursing experience
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills
  • A National Criminal History Record Check


  • A thorough orientation and an ongoing education support program
  • Career progression opportunities
  • Opportunity for approved business sponsorship for experienced and suitably qualified candidates
  • Subsidised parking
  • Competitive salary and benefits for qualified, self-motivated, professional AHPRA Registered Nurses

For a private and confidential conversation regarding this role or other opportunities with Wallace Street Recruitment, please submit an application or enquiry form.