- Riverland Mallee Coorong Local Health Network, Waikerie Health Service
- Indicative Total Remuneration: $64,181 – $73,556 (pro rata) – ENC; $68,896 – $78,618 (pro rata) – END – Perm F/T & P/T, multiple positions (part time hours negotiable up to full time)
Working under the supervision of a Registered Nurse, you will assist with the provision of professional high quality nursing care aimed at improving patient health outcomes. Maintaining cooperative and productive working relationships with all members of the health care team, you will implement appropriate nursing care and assist with general and specialised procedures from nursing care plans. You will plan and prioritise your own work program to achieve defined outcomes and exercise judgment when it is required to solve problems arising in your work area. You will provide verbal and documented information within your scope of practice to patients, other health care team members, and members of the public, and contribute to your professional expertise by maintaining ongoing personal professional development and continuing education through a portfolio of post-enrolment learning. Waikerie Health Service provides acute services ranging from in-hospital care for adults and children by local general practitioners to obstetrics, outpatients and aged care beds. Accident & Emergency Services are provided 24 hours a day, seven days per week, and birthing suites are available at this facility.
You will be enrolled or eligible for enrolment as a Nurse by the Nursing and Midwifery Board of Australia, and hold or be eligible to hold a current practicing certificate. With experience within the boundaries of your education and skill preparation, you will be capable of providing nursing care in accordance with the appropriate standards of practice. Your effective verbal and written communication skills will enable you to work well within a multidisciplinary team environment.
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.
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander applicants are encouraged to apply. Job Ref: 741152
Applications close: 27 November 2020
For further information and to apply visit www.sahealth.sa.gov.au/careers and search for Job Ref: 736333
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