• Central Adelaide Local Health Network
  • Mental Health Services, Various Locations
  • Salary  RN-1  $68,481/$93,439 p.a.
  • Salary  RN-2  $79,998/$101,120 p.a.
  • Full-time temporary up to 28/7/23

RN-1 Nurses classified at this level provide nursing services in health service settings.  Nurses working at this level develop from novice practitioners to a proficient level of professional practice.  They consolidate knowledge and skills and develop in capability through continuous professional development and experience.  At this level the nurse accepts accountability for their own standards of nursing care and for activities delegated to others.

RN-2 The CN provides mental health nursing care in a variety of settings across the MHCP.  The CN’s practice has been consolidated by experience and/or further study.  CNs are expected to demonstrate ongoing practice development from competent to proficient practitioners.  The CN accepts accountability for their own practice standards, activities delegated to others and the guidance and development of less experienced staff.  The CN role is predominantly clinical in nature; however CNs may be assigned appropriate portfolios consistent with their career development plan and MHCP priorities.  CNs may be required to be involved in clinical teaching and/or research; wider or external work on complex or MHCP wide projects such as clinical protocols, guidelines and / or process mapping and / or specific activity and / or portfolio responsibility.

See role description for qualifications

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

In addition to the annual salary package we also offer salary sacrifice benefits, employer superannuation contributions and leave loading.

Appointment will be subject to a satisfactory Criminal History Check and appropriate immunisation requirements.

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.

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander applicants are encouraged to apply.

For further information and to apply visit www.sahealth.sa.gov.au/careers and search for Job Ref: 801900

Closing Date for Applications: 29 July 2022
Name of Contact Person: Marilena Ranaldo
Telephone Number of Contact Person: +61 8 7425 5432