Overview

You will assist with the provision of professional high quality patient care within the Kangaroo Island Health Service.

  • Barossa Hills Fleurieu Local Health Network – Kangaroo Island Health Service
  • Total Indicative Remuneration:  $65,443 – $80,092 p.a. (Pro-rata) – ENC/END
  • Multiple positions available – Permanent & Temporary, Full-Time, part time & casual positions (part time hours to be negotiated, working over a 7 day roster)

Kangaroo island Health Service is currently recruiting Job Ref: (776183) – Enrolled Nurse, Multiple Positions/Various contracts available.

Working in Kangaroo Island offers employees a broad scope of practice in a flexible, connected and resourceful team and work environment.

Utilising a mix of on island and visiting health practitioners to provide various services to our island community where community is family, you will gain a rich and rewarding experience advancing your health career. All with a view of the ocean!

Apply now to join the uniqueness that Kangaroo Island offers.

About the role:

This is a great opportunity for an Enrolled Nurse to experience diversity of practice as part of a supportive health care team. Enjoying a strong community spirit within a health promoting health service, you will work under the supervision of a Registered Nurse and assist with the provision of professional high quality patient care aimed at improving patient health outcomes. Maintaining cooperative and productive working relationships with all members of the health care team, you will implement appropriate nursing care and assist with general and specialised procedures from nursing care plans. You will plan and prioritise your own work program to achieve defined outcomes and exercise judgment when it is required to solve problems arising in your work area. You will provide verbal and documented information within your scope of practice to patients, other health care team members, and members of the public, and contribute to your professional expertise by maintaining ongoing personal professional development and continuing education through a portfolio of post-enrolment learning.

You will be enrolled or eligible for enrolment as a Nurse by the Nursing and Midwifery Board of Australia, and hold or be eligible to hold a current practicing certificate. With experience within the boundaries of your education and skill preparation, you will be capable of providing nursing care in accordance with the appropriate standards of practice. Your effective verbal and written communication skills will enable you to work well within a multidisciplinary team environment.

Please see below links for further information about Kangaroo Island:

https://www.tourkangarooisland.com.au/
https://southaustralia.com/destinations/kangaroo-island
https://www.kangarooisland.sa.gov.au/
http://kice.sa.edu.au/

The South Australian public sector promotes diversity and flexible ways of working including part-time. Applicants are encouraged to discuss the flexible working arrangements for this role.

Appointment will be subject to a satisfactory Criminal History Check and compliant immunisation screening.

Suitably qualified Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander applicants are strongly encouraged to apply and will be given preference as a special/equal opportunity measure under section 8(1) of the Racial Discrimination Act 1975 (Cth), and sections 34(2) and 56(2) of the Equal Opportunity Act 1984 (SA).

COVID-19 vaccination is an essential requirement under the Emergency Management (Healthcare Setting Workers Vaccination) (COVID-19) Directions 2021 to work in SA Health/health care setting.

For more information about the role please refer to the Job Pack provided below. Job ref: 776183

776183 – Enrolled Nurse (Multiple Positions) – Kangaroo Island.pdf

Applications close: 17/12/2021

For further information and to apply visit www.sahealth.sa.gov.au/careers and search for Job Ref: 776183

Closing Date for Applications: 17/12/2021
Name of Contact Person: Jean Vredenburg / Katrina Seng / Nicole Holm
Telephone Number of Contact Person: 08 8553 4200
Jean.Vredenburg@sa.gov.au / katrina.seng@sa.gov.au / Nicole.Holm@sa.gov.au