Nursing & Midwifery>Mental Health
Published 29 May 2024

  • Coastal Queensland city with so much to do!
  • Agency rates + super + penalties (24/7 rotating roster)
  • Travel and accommodation provided*

The Role:

We’re looking for a competent Mental Health Clinical Nurse with demonstrated experience in working with adolescents between the ages of approximately 12 – 18 years old.

This inpatient unit is an acute care adolescent mental health unit with a capacity of 8 beds with an average length of stay of 7 to 14 days. The unit admits young people from across the whole of the Northern Region. The target population is 12-18-year old with mental illness who are not able to be treated adequately in the community because of the complexity or acuity of their needs.

The Location:

This contract is in a coastal city in northeastern Queensland. The esplanade, with its pier and water park, are very popular as is the reef aquarium with marine life and coral from the Great Barrier Reef, plus a sea turtle hospital! Southeast of the city, there is a wildlife park home to koalas, wombats and crocodiles. Offshore, a stunning tropical island is a short 20 minute ferry ride away and has coral reefs and a national park full of wildlife.


  • Competitive Compensation: Enjoy a competitive hourly rate of up to $76.15 (day rate) plus super, plus penalties.
  • Additional Perks: Accommodation during the contract period plus reimbursement for travel as part of this particular package (conditions apply)

If successful, you’ll become a casual employee of Cornerstone Medical Recruitment and have the opportunity to be considered for this and other future contracts. Working with us as a career locum you will experience:

  • Diverse working environments
  • Work-life balance
  • Competitive compensation
  • Professional growth
  • Adventure & exploration
  • Supportive consultant who specialises purely in mental health nursing

Apply Now:

If this role isn’t quite right but you’re looking for a new role in Mental Health Nursing, please contact Georgina Morey, Team Lead – Mental Health Nursing on 0482 081 590 to talk about your career and our other opportunities.

We also have a fantastic referral bonus if you would like to pass this on to your friends and colleagues! You could earn up to $500! Please reach out to me directly to find out more.

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