Associate Nurse Unit Manager - Restorative Care Team

  • Government of South Australia, SA Health
  • Berri, South Australia, Australia
  • Oct 06, 2017
Contract Registered Nurse

Job Description

  • Riverland Community Health, Berri
  • Indicative Total Remuneration: $99,014 - $108,615 – Temp F/T – RN/M2

Salary

$99,014 - $108,615

Occupations

Nursing

Position

A role with the benefits of working in a fantastic location without the hustle and bustle of a metropolitan city, you will enjoy working within this flexible, supportive workplace that encourages professional development. With the opportunity to be a part of and contribute to a growing service at Riverland Country Health Connect, you will provide nursing and/or midwifery services in a variety of health service settings which has been consolidated by experience and/or further study. Primarily, the core focus of your role will be on care coordination, providing clinical nursing within a sub-acute service. Working collaboratively within a multidisciplinary team setting, you will provide support to the Nursing/Midwifery Nurse/Midwife Unit Manager in the leadership of nurses/midwives in the ward/unit/service. This is a brilliant opportunity not to be missed where you will develop skills and knowledge in the clinical area of rehabilitation while engaging consumers and providing education to the community and other health professionals.

 Registered as a Nurse/Midwife with the Nursing and Midwifery Board of Australia, you will hold a current practising certificate. With notable post graduate clinical experience, you will have demonstrated competence in the relevant area of nursing practice (rehabilitation) in accordance with the appropriate standards of practice. You will have sound knowledge of Quality Improvement Systems as applied to a health care setting, and bring a strong appetite for learning and willingness to continue to develop and consolidate skills. Able to work cohesively within a team environment, you will have proven high level communication and interpersonal skills.

 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.  

Applications close: 20 October 2017

For further information and to apply, visit www.sahealth.sa.gov.au/careers and search for Job Ref: 633505

Reference or Job Identity Number

633505

Closing Date for Applications

20 October 2017