We are seeking a self-motivated and innovative Clinical Nurse looking to step up to the next level and join a strong and supportive multidisciplinary team environment. Utilising your excellent interpersonal skills and ability to build strong relationships, you will be responsible for assisting with the provision of professional, high quality palliative care complementary therapies aimed at improving patient outcomes. With the opportunity to use a variety of skills, your duties will involve assessing patients’ needs, planning, implementing and coordinating appropriate service delivery options and communicating changes in condition and care, in addition to monitoring client care plans and participating in clinical auditing and evaluative research to ensure appropriate patient care outcomes are achieved on a daily basis. You will be responsible for keeping up to date with, implementing and monitoring evidence-based practice in the field of palliative care complementary therapies.
You will be registered or eligible for registration as a Nurse by the Nursing and Midwifery Board of Australia, and hold or be eligible to hold a current practicing certificate. To be a strong contender for this important and challenging role, you will have a solid background in the development, implementation and evaluation of palliative care nursing practices which are responsive to identified needs. A team player with the demonstrated ability to work within changing environments, you will bring a proven track record in working effectively within a multidisciplinary team. Good organisation skills are essential, as is the ability to prioritise workload and meet set timelines, whilst working under minimal supervision. You will also possess good communication, problem solving, conflict resolution and negotiation 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: 15 February 2019
For further information and to apply, visit www.sahealth.sa.gov.au/careers and search for Job Ref: 686642