We are seeking Registered and Enrolled Nurses to join the motivated and professional team of staff in the Emergency Department.

  • Barossa Hills Fleurieu Local Health Network, Mount Barker District Soldiers’ Memorial Hospital, Emergency Department
  • Indicative Total Remuneration: $64,313 – $72,394 (pro rata) – ENC; $69,295 – $77,730 (pro rata) – END; $75,207 – $102,617 (pro rata) – RN/RM1 – Multiple positions: Temp F/T & P/T (various part-time hours available over a 7-day roster, up to 2/12/2022)

Mount Barker District Soldiers’ Memorial Hospital is seeking Registered and Enrolled Nurses to join the motivated and professional team of staff in the Emergency Department. Assessing individual patient needs, you will plan, implement and coordinate appropriate service delivery from a range of accepted options. You will monitor patients’ condition, recognising and responding to clinical deterioration or other incidents and escalating appropriately. If appointed as a Registered Nurse it is expected that you will provide support and guidance to newer or less experienced staff, Enrolled Nurses, student nurses and other workers providing basic nursing care. Mount Barker District Soldiers’ Memorial Hospital provides acute services ranging from in-hospital care for adults and children by local general practitioners to specialist surgical, obstetrics and outpatients. We provide pre-birth care, antenatal care with Obstetricians, GP/Obstetricians and Midwives through pregnancy continuum, offering labour and birth from 37 weeks gestation with a 24-hour Emergency Department.

You will need to be enrolled or registered with the Nursing and Midwifery Board of Australia and be eligible to hold a current practicing certificate. With demonstrated competence in nursing practice in accordance with the appropriate standards, you will have effective communication skills including problem solving, conflict resolution and negotiation skills. This will include the ability to engage with Aboriginal community/consumers in a culturally appropriate manner and willingness to undertake further training in this area. You will be able to work effectively within a multidisciplinary team and prioritise workloads, demonstrating flexibility when approaching issues within an Emergency Department setting.

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: 775416

775416 – Registered Nurse ,Enrolled Nurse (multiple contracts) – Emergency Department (Mt Barker).pdf


Applications close: 26/11/2021

For further information and to apply visit www.sahealth.sa.gov.au/careers and search for Job Ref: 775416

Closing Date for Applications: 26/11/2021
Name of Contact Person: Ash Dunnicliff
Telephone Number of Contact Person: 0408 806 752