SA Health

  • Eyre and Far North Local Health Network, Port Lincoln
  • Salary $58,561-$65,920 p.a/$60,800 – $68,481 p.a (pro rata) – ENC/END
  • Ongoing Part Time (20 hours per week)

The Enrolled Nurse role is to support the Registered Nurse/Midwife in providing a person-centred care consistent with regulatory and statutory requirements within a health care setting.

The Enrolled Nurse will work with patients and their families where there are multiple complexities and diverse cultural backgrounds.  He/she will provide evidenced based care, recognising and responding to clinical deterioration or other incidents and will escalate appropriately.  He/she will develop clinical skills while keeping up to date with professional standards of practice and quality management initiatives consistent with organisational policies.

The successful applicant must be enrolled or eligible for enrolment as a Nurse with the Nursing and Midwifery Board of Australia and who holds, or who is eligible to hold, a current practicing certificate.  Experience in the provision of nursing care in the healthcare setting in accordance with the appropriate standards of practice essential.

This is a part time vacancy, working 40 hours per fortnight and salary will be adjusted according to actual hours worked.

In addition to the annual salary package, we also offer salary sacrifice benefits, employer superannuation contributions and leave loading.

Appointment will be subject to a satisfactory Criminal History Screening/Check and specific immunisation requirements.  COVID-19 vaccination is an essential requirement under the Public Health Act 2011 (Healthcare Setting Workers Vaccination) (COVID-19) to work in SA Health/health care setting.

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).

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.

Being part of Eyre and Far North Local Health Network means you will be supported both personally and professionally, can take advantage of education and training opportunities, will have access to flexible working hours and be part of an inter-professional approach to holistic health care.

To apply for this job please visit www.seek.com.au.