Overview

  • Northern Adelaide Local Health Network – Modbury Hospital, Modbury
  • Salary: $79,998 – $101,120 p.a. (pro rata) – RN2C – Multiple Positions
  • Permanent Part-Time – 16 Hours per week.
  • Temporary Full-Time – up until 11 August 2022

As the Clinical Nurse, you will provide Rehabilitation and Geriatric nursing services in the Out of Hospital settings which has been consolidated by experience and/or further study with staff at this level developing from competent to proficient practitioners. You will accept accountability for your 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.

In this role, your duties include, but are not limited to:

  • Provide proficient, person centred, clinical Rehabilitation and Geriatric 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 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.
    The Clinical Nurse role 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.

To be eligible for this position you must be registered or eligible for registration as a Nurse by 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:  792885

 792885 – Clinical Nurse – Rotational – Rehabilitation and Geriatric Out of Hospital Services – Job Pack.pdf

For further information and to apply visit www.sahealth.sa.gov.au/careers and search for Job Ref: 792885

Closing Date for Applications: 13 May 2022
Name of Contact Person: Emily Lines
Telephone Number of Contact Person: 08 7321 4115
Emily.Lines@sa.gov.au