Overview

  • SA Prison Health Service – Central Adelaide Local Health Network – Port Augusta
  • Full time, ongoing – Total Indicative Remuneration $87,817 – $112,041 – RNM2

Provide nursing services in a correctional setting which has been consolidated by experience and/or further study with staff at this level developing from competent to proficient practitioners. Accepts accountability for their own practice standards, activities delegated to others and the guidance and development of less experienced staff. Provide support to the Nursing Unit Manager in the leadership of nurses in the service.

Employees in this role will undertake a portfolio within which they will:

  • Promote continuity and consistency of care in collaboration with other ANUM and the Nurse Unit
  • Manager;
  • Assist the Nurse Unit Manager in the implementation of practice changes; and
  • Assist the Nurse Unit Manager in undertaking service management responsibilities, eg. Performance management processes, recruitment, staffing, leave management, rostering, work allocation and attendance management; financial and supplies planning and monitoring.

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: 736974

Applications close: 17 Nov 2020

For further information and to apply visit www.sahealth.sa.gov.au/careers and search for Job Ref: 736974

Closing Date for Applications: 17 November 2020
Name of Contact Person: Melissa Gwen Allen
Telephone Number of Contact Person: 8648 5451

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