Registered Nurse/Midwife, Candidate Pool

  • Government of South Australia, SA Health
  • Riverland General Hospital, Berri
  • 23 Aug, 2019
Full Time/Part Time/Casual Registered Nurse/Registered Midwife

Job Description

  • Riverland Mallee Coorong Local Health Network, Riverland General Hospital, Berri
  • Indicative Total Remuneration: $76,475 - $106,005 (pro rata) - Multiple positions: Perm, Temp & Casual F/T & P/T - RN/RM1

Salary

$76,475 - $106,005 (pro rata) RN/RM1

Occupations

Nursing  

Position

Joining the Nurse/Midwife candidate pool, you will deliver high quality nursing/midwifery care to improve patient outcomes at Riverland General Hospital. Assessing individual patient needs, you will plan, implement or coordinate high quality nursing or midwifery care. You will also provide health education, counselling and rehabilitation programs to improve the health outcomes of individual patients or groups. It is expected that you will provide support and guidance to newer or less experienced staff and other workers providing basic nursing or midwifery care. Consolidating your knowledge and skills, you will develop in capability through continuous professional development and experience and maintain cooperative and productive working relationships with all members of the health care team.

Riverland General Hospital provides a comprehensive range of medical and surgical services to patients from across the Riverland and surrounding communities including the Mallee. We provide care to patients with an acute illness, along with accident and emergency, medical, day and inpatient surgical, obstetrics and high dependency care. We also provide maternity services for the Riverland district.

You will be registered or eligible for registration as a Nurse/Midwife by the Nursing and Midwifery Board of Australia and hold or be eligible to hold a current practicing certificate. With demonstrated competence in nursing/midwifery practice in accordance with the appropriate standards, you will have effective communication skills, including problem solving, conflict resolution and negotiation skills. With the ability to work effectively within a multidisciplinary team and prioritise workloads, you will be creative, innovative and flexible when approaching issues within a rural health 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.  

Applications close: 3 August 2020

For further information and to apply visit www.sahealth.sa.gov.au/careers and search for Job Ref: 704134

 

Reference or Job Identity Number

704134

Closing Date for Applications

3 August 2020

Template

SAHealthBlue

Purchase/Authorisation Number

SH4786