Overview

  • Eyre and Far North Local Health Network, Port Lincoln Hospital
  • Salary: ENC $62,128 – $69,935 p.a (pro rata); END $64,503 – $72,651 p.a (pro rata)
  • Ongoing Part Time (24 hours per fortnight)

The Role

An excellent opportunity has arisen for an enthusiastic and dedicated Enrolled Nurse to join our highly motivated and caring team of staff at Port Lincoln Hospital.

Working under the direct or indirect supervision of a Registered Nurse, you will make decisions and take initiative to plan and complete nursing care tasks within your scope of practice.  Your duties will encompass providing education to patients, families and carers, contributing to quality improvement and research as appropriate while continuing own professional development, seeking learning opportunities and maintaining own professional development portfolio of learning and experience.

You must be Enrolled or eligible for enrolment as a Nurse with the Nursing and Midwifery Board of Australia and who holds, or who is eligible to hold, a current practicing certificate

About Eyre and Far North Local Health Network

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.

The Eyre and Far North Local Health Network (EFNLHN) covers almost 440,000 square kilometres of spectacular South Australia, supporting about 40,000 people living around Eyre Peninsula and the Far North of the state.

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.

Port Lincoln Hospital is the largest hospital in the Eyre and Far North, with 48 beds, and provides a range of services including Emergency, obstetrics/maternity, surgical, general medicine, renal dialysis, medium level chemotherapy, pharmacy, dental and Allied Health.

Explore Port Lincoln Hospital

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

Why Join EFNLHN

  • Make a real difference and feel like an important part of the community. Being part of Eyre & Far North 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.
  • Job security and inclusions: 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.
  • Relocation reimbursement of up to $13,000 may be available to people relocating for this opportunity. More information available from SA Health Careers – Relocation support.
  • 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.
  • Supportive and collaborative work environment where your contributions are valued and recognised.

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.

This is a part time vacancy working 12 hours per week and salary will be adjusted according to actual hours worked.

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

Check(s)

  • DHS Working With Children Check (WWCC)
  • 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: 868441

For further information and to apply visit www.sahealth.sa.gov.au/careers and search for Job Ref: 868441

Closing Date for Applications: 25 June 2024, 11.55pm
Name of Contact Person: Afton Kay
Telephone Number of Contact Person: 08 7669 1775
afton.kay@sa.gov.au