Overview

  • Limestone Coast Local Health Network, Country Health Connect
  • Various Limestone Coast Health Sites
  • Salary: $35.00 – $47.76 + 25% casual loading – RN/M1
  • Casual – Multiple Positions (up to 7 February 2023)

Joining the Country Health Connect team, you will provide high quality primary health care to clients living in the Limestone Coast community.  Utilising your interpersonal skills and ability to build strong relationships, you will assist with the provision of professional nursing care aimed at improving patient health outcomes.  With the opportunity to use a variety of skills, your duties will involve assessing patients’ needs, planning, implementing and coordinating appropriate service delivery options and communicating changes in condition and care.  You will be working in partnership with consumers, communities and other organisations in the Limestone Coast Region, as part of a multidisciplinary model of care. Make a real difference and feel like an important part of the community. Being part of Limestone Coast 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.

You will be registered or eligible for registration as a Nurse or Nurse/Midwife by the Nursing and Midwifery Board of Australia and hold or 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. With the ability to work effectively within a multidisciplinary team and prioritise workloads, you will be creative, innovative and flexible when approaching issues within a healthcare setting. Ideally you will bring the ability to engage with Aboriginal community/consumers in a culturally appropriate manner and a willingness to undertake further training in this manner.

Appointment will be subject to a satisfactory Criminal History Screening/Check and specific 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.

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).

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.

Applications close: 7 February 2023

For further information and to apply visit www.sahealth.sa.gov.au/careers and search for Job Ref: 792073.

Closing Date for Applications: 7 February 2023
Name of Contact Person: Loren Jenkins
Telephone Number of Contact Person: 0428 111 835
loren.jenkins@sa.gov.au