• Riverland Mallee Coorong Local Health Network, Karoonda and Districts Soldiers’ Memorial Hospital
  • Indicative Total Remuneration: $105,002 – $113,633 (pro rata) – Perm P/T (20 hrs p/wk) – RN/RM2A
  • Staff accommodation options available and applicants are encouraged to enquire

Joining our friendly and professional health care team, you will contribute to the leadership of nurses within the Karoonda and Districts Soldiers’ Memorial Hospital. Promoting continuity and consistency of care in collaboration with other Nurse Unit Managers, you will contribute to the implementation of practice changes and undertake service management responsibilities. These will include performance management processes, recruitment, staffing, leave management, rostering, work allocation and attendance management; financial and supplies planning and monitoring. Utilising your nursing skills and knowledge, you will support and work collaboratively with less experienced members of the nursing team. Karoonda and Districts Soldiers’ Memorial Hospital provides acute services ranging from in-hospital care for adults and children by local general practitioners to outpatients and aged care beds. Accident and Emergency services are provided 24 hours a day, seven days per week, and we offer residential care facilities at the adjoining aged care facility.

You will be registered or eligible for registration as a Nurse by the Nursing and Midwifery Board of Australia, and hold or be eligible to hold a current practicing certificate. With current experience as a Clinical Nurse, you will be capable of giving supervision to student nurses, Enrolled Nurses and less experienced Registered Nurses. You will use your effective communication, problem solving, conflict resolution and negotiation skills to maintain a cohesive multidisciplinary team and resolve local or immediate nursing care problems.

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 and compliant immunisation screening.

Suitably qualified Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander applicants are strongly encouraged to apply and will be given preference as a special/equal opportunity measure under section 8(1) of the Racial Discrimination Act 1975 (Cth), and sections 34(2) and 56(2) of the Equal Opportunity Act 1984 (SA).

For more information about the role please refer to the Job Pack

Applications close: 23/7/2021

For further information and to apply visit www.sahealth.sa.gov.au/careers and search for Job Ref: 761714

Closing Date for Applications: 23 July 2021
Name of Contact Person: Janine Gale
Telephone Number of Contact Person: 08 8579 1111