Overview

  • Northern Adelaide Local Health Network – Modbury Hospital – Modbury
  • Salary: $84,870 – $107,279 p.a. (pro rata) – RN2C – Temporary Full-Time/Part-Time – up until March 2025 (Multiple Positions)

About You:

We are seeking enthusiastic, passionate, and energetic Clinical Nurses to join our Community Palliative Care team. Clinicians with a genuine interest in contributing to improving the lives of those with a life limiting illness and providing expert clinical care in their own homes are strongly encouraged to apply.

About the Role:

The NAPS community Service is made up of a dynamic multidisciplinary team who all work together to achieve a shared goal – optimising care for palliative care patients in their own environment. Our service is committed to providing best practice care that supports consumer choice and celebrates individuality. We deliver innovative, holistic, person-centred care to a diverse group of clients.

We promote living with dignity, respect and compassion through valuing patients time, supportive communication and shared decision making. Shared team values has led to the creation of a highly functional team with a positive workplace culture.

About Us:

The Northern Adelaide Local Health Network (NALHN) provides care for more than 400,000 people living in the northern metropolitan area of Adelaide and boasts newly redeveloped wards and Emergency and Outpatient Departments, with plans for the addition of more brand-new facilities in the near future. NALHN provides a full range of high-quality medical, surgical, maternity, diagnostic, emergency and support services. NALHN offers a range of primary health care services across the northern metropolitan area of Adelaide, with a focus on providing preventive and health promoting programs in the community, and transition and hospital substitution and avoidance programs targeted at chronic disease and frail aged.

With a workforce of almost 6,500 employees, NALHN works to ensure quality and timely delivery of health care, whilst building a highly skilled, engaged and resilient workforce based on a culture of collaboration, respect, integrity and accountability.

Our core values of respect, integrity and accountability underpin our commitment to provide excellence in care, innovation, creativity, leadership and equity in service provision and health outcomes to the Northern area communities.

At NALHN Everyone Has a Story, Everyone Matters, Everyone Contributes and Everyone Grows.

Benefits of working at NALHN:

From salary packaging to flexible working arrangements, a large range of opportunities for movement and career progression, you’ll find there are lots of benefits of working with Northern Adelaide Local Health Network.

Salary packaging is an option for saving money by paying for some of your everyday expenses from your salary before it is taxed.

Across SA Health there are always opportunities for you to develop your skills and career at any of our metropolitan or regional sites.

Relocation assistance may be available for successful applicants from interstate or overseas.

To be eligible for this position, 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.

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.

Check(s)

  • DHS Working With Children Check (WWCC)
  • DHS Aged Care Sector Employment Screening

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: 862442

Attachments:
 862442 – Clinical Nurse – ACRPC – RN2C – Role Description.pdf

* Refer to the SA Health Career Website – How to apply for further information.

Closing Date for Applications: 17 May 2024
Name of Contact Person: NALHN Aged Care, Rehabilitation & Palliative Care
Telephone Number of Contact Person: (08) 7321 4248
Health.NALHNRecruitment@sa.gov.au