Overview

  • Yorke and Northern Local Health Network, Wallaroo
  • Salary $72,651 – $99,129 p.a. (pro rata) – RN/M1
  • Permanent Part Time (16 hours per week)

YORKE AND NORTHERN LOCAL HEALTH NETWORK
EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITES FOR REGISTERED NURSES
CHEMOTHERAPY – WALLAROO

The gorgeous Yorke and Northern region encompass the Yorke Peninsula and significant areas of the Spencer Gulf and Gulf of St Vincent, Southern Flinders Ranges and the Mid North of South Australia all within easy reach of Adelaide.

The Mid North region is SA’s gateway to the outback and Southern Flinders Ranges, it is renowned for its wonderful rural panoramas and unique country townships. The area is made up of dramatic landscapes and native wildlife and offers an abundance of activities to break up those workdays, including outback camping, four-wheel driving, cycling, and surfing.

The Yorke and Northern Local Health Network (YNLHN) supports and fosters a culture in which employees feel they belong and feel safe in their work environment. This culture aims to encourage all people to use their talents and to be valued and rewarded for their contributions.  View the below videos for more information about working for Yorke and Northern Local Health Network

Work with us – Yorke and Northern LHN

Yorke and Northern Local Health Network – We care for you

Wallaroo Hospital

Located 160 kilometres from Adelaide on the beautiful coastline of the Yorke Peninsula, Wallaroo is a 21-bed acute hospital. Services offered include 24-hour accident and emergency, acute and general medical services, chemotherapy, medical imaging, surgical services obstetric and maternity care, palliative care, and outpatient clinics.

The Yorke Peninsula region offers a lovely place to live and work, providing a beautiful coastal environment, the area provides great beaches for swimming and fishing. There is plenty of areas to explore on your days off

Wallaroo Chemotherapy unit currently services low acuity Chemotherapy Clients from the Copper Coast and surrounding areas. The Unit also supports non-chemotherapy day infusions and OPD procedures such as PICC and Port Maintenance. The Unit has 4 chairs and is equipped with videoconferencing facilities to allow for remote appointments with their Oncology Services in Metropolitan areas

YNLHN have a temporary part time position for a Registered Nurse wishing to work within the Chemotherapy Unit at the Wallaroo Hospital. If you are interested in the position below, you will role need to have 3 years post registration and have completed or in the process of completing the following:

  • All 7 EviQ online learning modules
    • Immunotherapy learning modules
    • Be Antineoplastic Drug Administration Course (ADAC) accredited (or equivalent)
    • Be Central Venous Access Device (CAVD) accredited (or equivalent)

We are seeking:

Registered Nurse: Permanent P/T, 0.42 FTE (16 hours per week) Commencing ASAP

Please apply online and provide a cover letter indicating which position/s, site/s, and FTE you are applying for. Job ref: 873457.

Important Information

In addition to the annual salary and entitlements (superannuation & leave loading), we also offer salary sacrifice benefits, watch a short video about what salary packaging is https://www.smartsalary.com.au/salary-packaging/.  For information about the eligibility for the Relocation Support working for SA Health can be found here.

The South Australian public sector promotes diversity and flexible ways of working part-time.  Applicants are encouraged to discuss the flexible working arrangements for this role.

Appointment will be subject to a satisfactory Criminal History Check and appropriate immunisation requirements.

Check(s)

  • DHS Working With Children Check (WWCC)
  • DHS National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS) Worker Check
  • National Police Certificate (NPC) for employment involving unsupervised contact with vulnerable groups required for this position (E.g. aged care employment or work involving vulnerable clients)

Immunisation Risk for this position is – Category A

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.

Applications close: 21st July 2024 at 11.55pm CADT 

For further information and to apply visit www.sahealth.sa.gov.au/careers and search for Job Ref: 873457.

Contact:
Jayne Gebert
CenSTaR Administration
Phone: 8638 4152
E-mail: jayne.gerbert@sa.gov.au

Closing Date for Applications: 21 July 2024
Name of Contact Person: Jayne Gebert
Telephone Number of Contact Person: 8638 4152
jayne.gerbert@sa.gov.au