Overview

  • Northern Adelaide Local Health Network, Rehabilitation – Modbury Hospital
  • Total Indicative Remuneration: $91,783 – $117,101 p.a. – RN2C; – Permanent Full-Time 

The Clinical Nurse will provide nursing services in a variety of health settings, which has been consolidated by experience and/or further study with staff at this level developing from competent to proficient practitioners. The successful applicant accepts accountability for their own practice standards, activities delegated to others and the guidance and development of less experienced staff. The Clinical Nurse role at this level continues to be predominantly clinical in nature; however employees are assigned appropriate portfolios. The allocation of portfolio responsibilities should be negotiated with each employee and be consistent with the career development plan for the employee as determined by their performance review/development plan.

The Clinical Nurse will be responsible for:

  • Providing proficient, person centred, clinical nursing care and/or individual case management to patients/clients in a defined clinical area;
  • Monitoring patient/client care plans to ensure appropriate care outcomes are achieved on a daily basis;
  • Oversee the provision of nursing/midwifery care within a team/unit.
  • Required to, within pre-determined guidelines, and in a multi-disciplinary primary health care setting, assess clients, select and implement different therapeutic interventions, and/or support programs and evaluate progress.
  • Provide telehealth support in a multi-disciplinary primary health care setting.

To be eligible for this role you must be Registered or eligible for registration as a Nurse with the Nursing and Midwifery Board of Australia and who holds, or who is eligible to hold, a current practicing certificate.

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.

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.

Appointment will be subject to a satisfactory Criminal History Check.

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander applicants are encouraged to apply.  Job Ref: 769330

Applications close: 12 November 2021

For further information and to apply visit www.sahealth.sa.gov.au/careers and search for Job Ref:  769330

Closing Date for Applications: 12 November 2021
Name of Contact Person: Felicity Jenkinson
Telephone Number of Contact Person: 7321 4100
felicity.jenkinson@sa.gov.au