Melbourne VIC, Australia
18 Sep, 2018
Permanent Full Time
About the Opportunities Colac Area Health offers unique, accessible and integrated healthcare services to more than 30,000 people in the Corangamite, Colac Otway and Surf Coast Shires and is located in the south-western region of Victoria.
With lots of exciting growth and the recent addition of a HMO model, Colac Area Health has multiple opportunities for Urgent and Acute Care Registered Nurses to join their team, providing compassionate, respectful and individualised clinical nursing care.
To be considered for one of these opportunities, you will be an AHPRA Registered Nurse with recent, relevant experience in emergency or acute care. You must be able to work a rotating, flexible roster, however hours may be negotiated to suit your requirements, up to full-time.
To view the full position description, please click 'apply now'. Recent graduates are welcome to apply.
About the Benefits If you are a looking for a tree-change or the chance to gain a more diverse nursing experience than you would in a bigger hospital or metro area - this is the role for you!
You will be rewarded with a competitive salary package, in line with the Nurses and Midwives (Victorian Public Sector)(Single interest Employers) Enterprise Agreement 2016-2020. You will also have access to salary packaging to further increase your take-home pay.
On joining the organisation, you will be provided with an extensive organisational orientation and department induction. Colac Area Health also offers extensive education opportunities to continue your professional development through a range of delivery methods, including case presentations; inservices; competency assessments; on-ward demonstrations; online modules and classroom learning.
About life in the Colac Otway Shire Situated two hours south-west of Melbourne, Colac Otway is one of the most picturesque municipalities in Victoria, covering a diverse area from volcanic lakes, craters and plains in the north, through the hinterland forests of the Otway Ranges to the Great Ocean Road coastline.
Away from the hassles of city life, Colac is the key industrial, commercial and service centre for the shire and surrounding region with a population of approximately 12,000. With wide open spaces, easy parking, recreational facilities and less expensive housing, Colac offers something for everyone and is a popular spot for families and tourists alike.
For more information about the Colac Otway Shire, click 'apply now'.
Sydney NSW, Australia
17 Sep, 2018
Permanent Full Time
About the Role Vital Home Health Services pride themselves on experience, professionalism and teamwork. This approach to community nursing has allowed their motivated and energetic nursing staff to help their clients remain in their own homes while still receiving the best care possible.
Vital Home Health Services is seeking a Registered Nurse to join their team on a full-time basis.
Reporting to the Clinical Care Coordinator, this role will you see primarily responsible for providing in-home care to clients in the Macarthur area to enable them to be able to stay in their own homes.
You will provide personalised support to each individual which may include (but will not be limited to) assisting them with: * Medications which may include administering, prompting and/or monitoring * Wound care / management * Hygiene care * Diabetes management and education * Post-Acute Care * IV therapies
About You To be successful in this role you will be a qualified Registered Nurse with current AHPRA registration. You will be self-motivated and able to work autonomously.
You will have experience in community care and case management. Experience in Aged Care will be highly regarded.
Please note, you will need to have your own vehicle and current NSW drivers licence.
About the Benefits This is a fantastic opportunity to join an established health service in a rewarding position.
In return for your hard work and dedication, you will be rewarded with an above award remuneration package! In addition, you'll enjoy ongoing opportunities for career development - Vital Home Health Services are committed to professional development for all staff, offering online education and up-skilling opportunities.
While the head office is in Greenacre, you will be able to head straight from home to begin your home visits across the Macarthur area.
If you are wanting a varied and rewarding career with no two days ever the same - Apply Now!
Location: Australia and Oceania,----Sydney
South Australia, Australia
17 Sep, 2018
Permanent Full Time
About Nganampa Health Council Nganampa Health Council is an Aboriginal owned and controlled health organisation operating on the Anangu Pitjantjatjara Yankunytjatjara Lands in the far north west of South Australia. Across this area, we operate seven clinics, an aged care facility and assorted health related programs including aged care, sexual health, environmental health, smoking cessation, dental, women's health, male health, children's health and mental health.
When you join Nganampa Health, you are joining a community of primary health care professionals, united by our desire to make a difference. We learn and experience something new every day, and we are supported by the professionalism and spirit of our colleagues and our organisation.
Widely recognised as being an exemplar Aboriginal health service in the country, here at Nganampa Health we understand the power of ever y small step we make to support the health of our community. We embrace the diversity of our challenge and thrive on the rewards that come with it.
At Nganampa Health, our people are our greatest strength Nganampa Health Council now has multiple opportunities for Locum Nurses to join their clinical teams, based on the APY Lands, remote South Australia. These opportunities are open to candidates from anywhere in Australia or New Zealand as you will operate on a FIFO contract basis for periods from two-six weeks, as required.
Please note : If New Zealand based, Nganampa can only accommodate flights to and from Auckland.
Whilst on the APY Lands, you will be responsible for delivering primary health care according to the CARPA Standard Treatment Manual, and assisting in the early detection and management of chronic illness as part of a multi-disciplinary team.
Working under the direction of the Medical Director and Clinical Service Manager, some of your areas of responsibility will include: * Working collaboratively with Medical Officers, Anangu Health Workers and other health staff to provide primary health care; * Treating acute illness and chronic medical conditions, and managing computerised recalls and patient follow-up care; * Child health monitoring and immunisations; * Patient health education; * Assessment and referral of social welfare issues; * Public health screening for STI, HIV/AIDS, Hepatitis A, B & C; * Public health surveying and programs; * General education support for Anangu Health Workers; and * Day-to-day administration of the clinics.
On offer is an extremely attractive salary package including cash benefits of $175,000 - 181,000 with additional grossed up non-cash benefits estimated at $42,000!
Successful candidates will also be supplied with rent-free modern accommodation in APY Lands communities for the duration of your contract, including electricity and gas!
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people are strongly encouraged to apply.
Applications will close at 5:00pm on Friday 19th October 2018.
Location: Australia and Oceania,--South Australia
Brisbane QLD, Australia
Position Type: Part-Time About Lung Foundation Australia Lung Foundation Australia (LFA) is a national, not-for-profit organisation based in Brisbane.
Their vision is to improve lung health and reduce the impact of lung disease by: * Educating the community in lung health and early detection of lung disease; * Reducing the burden of lung disease in the community through patient and carer support; * Influencing public policy, through advocacy across all levels of government; and * Raising funds for medical and scientific research.
The Lung Foundation Australia National Office employs about 21 professional/administrative staff, supported by a team of dedicated volunteers.
About the Opportunity Lung Foundation Australia is now seeking a Respiratory Support Nurse to join their Information & Support team in Milton, Brisbane. This is a 12-month part-time contract, working 7.6 hours per day / 3 days per week.
Reporting to the Information & Support Manager, you will provide evidence-based information as well as emotional support by telephone, email, fax or mail to persons contacting the Lung Foundation's Information and Support Centre about issues related to lung health. In addition, this position is involved in the provision of appropriate patient support services for Australians living with lung disease.
Your duties will include (but will not be limited to): * Providing timely telephone assistance to consumers requesting medical support; * Providing evidence base information to assist patients in understanding their illness and directing them forward; * Supplying evidence based input, updates and reviews of lung/respiratory patient information materials; * Developing and maintaining key networks with lung health p rofessionals and identifying opportunities to support respiratory nurses in the professional care of patients, their carers and family members; and * Raising awareness of LFA resources and support care services to consumers, including printed and web-based resources.
About the Benefits This is a rare and rewarding opportunity for a caring and passionate individual to further develop their career with an established NFP organisation. You'll gain invaluable experience and will be well supported with comprehensive on-boarding, to ensure you hit the ground running and have the best possible chance of success.
In return for your hard work and dedication, you'll be provided with an attractive base salary of $58,000 plus super, salary sacrificing options and FBT concessions.
If you're an experienced RN looking for a rewarding and interesting new opportunity - Apply Now!