Enrolled Nurse - Rehabilitation Inpatients

Northern Adelaide Local Health Network - Modbury Hospital - Modbury
Salary: ENC - $58,561 - $65,920 p.a. (pro rata); ENDP - $60,800 - $68,481 p.a. (pro rata) - Part-Time Temporary, working 36 hours per week up to 30 June 2023

The Northern Adelaide Local Health Network (NALHN) is currently recruiting for an Enrolled Nurse to work within their highly skilled Aged Care, Rehabilitation and Palliative Care division.

The Enrolled Nurse supports the Registered Nurse in the provision of person-centred care consistent with regulatory and statutory requirements. Practice at this level is from novice to proficient Enrolled Nurse practice. In this role you will work under the direction and supervision of the Registered Nurse, however at all times you will retain responsibility for your actions and remain accountable in providing nursing care.

Key responsibilities of this role include:

Demonstrating knowledge and skill in assessment, care and routine procedures for area of practice;
Making decisions and taking initiative to plan and complete nursing care tasks within your scope of practice under the direction of a registered nurse; and
Engaging with patients/clients to provide person centred care.

To be eligible for this position, you will be registered or eligible for registration as an enrolled nurse with the Nursing and Midwifery Board of Australia, and hold, or be eligible to hold, a current practicing certificate. In order to administer medicines, you must have completed a Board-approved program of study which includes an administration of medicines unit.

COVID-19 vaccination is an essential requirement under the Emergency Management (Healthcare Setting Workers Vaccination) (COVID-19) Directions 2021 to work in SA Health/health care setting.

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:798622
Company
SA Health
Posted
06/19/2022
Location
south australia, SA, AU