Overview

  • Eyre and Far North Local Health Network, Cleve District Hospital, Cleve
  • Salary: $72,651 – $99,129 p.a – Ongoing Full Time or Part Time – RN/M1
  • Multiple Positions Available, hours negotiable

Overview

We are looking for enthusiastic and dedicated Registered Nurses to join our dedicated Nursing and Midwifery team at Cleve District Hospital.

The Registered Nurse will provide high quality direct person-centred nursing care by assessing individual patient/client needs, plan, implement and/or coordinate appropriate service delivery from a range of accepted options including other disciplines or agencies to patients of the Cleve District Hospital and the local community.

Benefits

  • With its ancient outback landscapes and culture, boutique vineyards, renowned oyster farms and Australia’s best-kept-secret surf coast, the Eyre Peninsula and Far North offers a lifestyle that will inspire and energise you.  The region enjoys a Mediterranean style climate so there’s plenty of opportunity to enjoy everything the region has to offer. From surfing and fishing to hiking and exploring the outback – create your best life, right here.
  • Being part of Eyre and Far North Local Health Network means you will be supported both personally and professionally, can take advantage of education and training opportunities, will have access to flexible working hours and be part of an inter-professional approach to holistic health care.
  • Supported in Clinical Supervision and Professional Development opportunities
  • The EFNLHN supports staff to further develop their skills across a variety of areas.  Ongoing education is encouraged and enables staff to provide quality and responsive services to consumers.
  • In addition to the annual salary and entitlements (superannuation & leave loading), we also offer salary sacrifice benefits, watch a short video about what salary packaging is.
  • Up to $13,000 reimbursed Relocation cost may be available if relocating for this role. For information about Relocation Support working for SA Health can be found here.
  • Be part of a friendly country community health service which means that you can be part of the big picture, serving your clients as a nurse, as well as being an important member of the community yourself

About You

  • You will be registered or eligible for registration as a Nurse/Midwife by the Nursing and Midwifery Board of Australia, and be eligible to hold a current practicing certificate.
  • Demonstrating sound knowledge and an understanding of the role of the Registered Nurse within a health care setting, you will bring the ability to work effectively within a multidisciplinary team.
  • You will be creative, innovative and flexible when approaching issues within a health care setting, displaying a commitment to providing consumer and family-centred care.
  • Strong communication skills including problem solving, conflict resolution and negotiation skills
  • Experience in the use of computer packages eg Microsoft, Excel

Please refer to the Job Pack below for more detailed information.

About Us

In regional SA you can experience cultural diversity, outback locations and regional city conveniences. Cleve District, the quiet wheatbelt town in the heart of the Eyre Peninsula, is the place to discover the must-see monument and lookout attractions displaying the breathtaking landscapes and beautiful coastline, delicious food, memorable activities for kids and the whole family.

Discover Cleve and Surrounds

The hospital at Cleve and Crestview Hostel are run by the Eyre and Far North Local Health Network. Cleve Hospital has five inpatient beds, providing emergency, general medicine, post-surgical care, x-ray, rehabilitation and palliative care. There are also three aged care beds within the hospital.

The Crestview Hostel is co-located with the hospital and provides a homelike setting with 20 rooms. Community Health and Allied Health services are located in their own premises on the main street, next to the GP practice, and offer an extensive range of services in the community.

To find out more about working in Eyre and Far North LHN visit Eyre and Far North LHN | SA Health

Applicant Information

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.

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

Check(s)

  • DHS Working With Children Check (WWCC)
  • DHS National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS) Worker Check
  • National Police Certificate (NPC) for employment involving unsupervised contact with vulnerable groups required for this position (E.g. aged care employment or work involving vulnerable clients)

Immunisation Risk for this position is – Category A (direct contact with blood or body substances)

SA Health Services are required to implement the Addressing vaccine preventable disease: Occupational assessment, screening and vaccination policy in the workplace.

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander applicants are encouraged to apply. Job Ref: 837975

Closing Date for Applications: Thursday 20th June 2024 - 11.55pm
Name of Contact Person: Deb Clements
Telephone Number of Contact Person: (08) 8629 3000 or (08) 8628 2399
debra.clements@sa.gov.au