Overview

  • Limestone Coast Local Health Network, Mount Gambier & District Health Service – Surgical Ward
  • Salary: ENC: $58,561 – $65,920 p.a. (pro-rata) / END: $60,800 – $68,481 p.a. (pro-rata)
  • More than one position available, Permanent Full Time & Part Time (part time hours to be negotiated), working over 7 day roster

A proactive self motivator, this is a brilliant opportunity to step into a supported role working at the fantastic location of Mount Gambier & Districts Health Service. Working within a large regional service, you will be responsible for supporting the Registered Nurse in the provision of person centred care. Working under the supervision and direction of a Registered Nurse, you will assess individual patient needs, plan and implement appropriate care. A flexible part time position, you will provide assistance to other members of the health care team in provision of care to individuals/groups, including overseeing the work of an AIN/M and students. In addition, you will contribute to patient safety, risk minimisation and safe work activities within the unit. Recognising the importance of evidence based practice, you will retain responsibility for your actions and remain accountable in providing nursing care.

Enrolled as a Nurse with the Nursing and Midwifery Board of Australia, you will hold a current practising certificate. A confident communicator who enjoys interacting with people from all walks of life, you will possess excellent verbal and written communication and relationship building skills. Able to work collaboratively within a multidisciplinary environment, you will bring to the table working knowledge and understanding the role of the Enrolled Nurse within the health care setting. Furthermore, you will have direct experience in the provision of nursing care in the healthcare setting in accordance with the appropriate standards of practice, able to prioritise workloads.

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.

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 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: 790507

 790507 – Enrolled Nurse – Surgical Unit (more than one position).pdf

 JCS+EN+final.pdf

For further information and to apply visit www.sahealth.sa.gov.au/careers and search for Job Ref: 790507

Closing Date for Applications: 22 May 2022
Name of Contact Person: Susan Bryan
Telephone Number of Contact Person: 08 8721 1299
susan.bryan@sa.gov.au