06 Mar, 2020

Women's Health Service Nurse (RN2)

  • Government of South Australia, SA Health
  • Port Adelaide SA, Australia
Temporary Part Time Nurse

Job Description

  • Women's & Children's Health Network, Youth Women’s Safety & Wellbeing Division, Port Adelaide
  • Indicative Total Remuneration: $87,817 - $112,041 (pro rata) - Temp P/T (19 hrs p/wk, up to 30/6/2020) -RN/RM2


$87,817 - $112,041 (pro rata) - RN/RM2




You will provide advanced nursing and quality client-centred primary health care services to women affected by domestic and family violence, Aboriginal women, newly arrived refugee and migrant women with complex health and social circumstances. You will participate in high quality multidisciplinary teamwork that ensures a coordinated service response to meet the diverse and complex needs of the women accessing the service. Applying your knowledge and use of the relevant service sectors and referral pathways and processes, you will ensure that women have an understanding of service options and are referred appropriately in response to their needs. You will also work to promote community awareness around the health impacts of domestic violence. Striving to ensure consistency of women’s health nursing practice standards within a changing environment, you will improve integration across the continuum of care by participating in strengthening innovation and service coordination.

You will need to 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. Demonstrating competence in the area of women’s health nursing practice, you will bring experience in a broad range of clinical settings which includes women’s health or community health. You must be willing to provide specialised services such as domestic violence injury documentation and respond to the health needs of women affected by domestic and family violence. Your communication skills will allow you to relate to people from a diverse range of cultural and social backgrounds.

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 and compliant Immunisation screening.

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander applicants are encouraged to apply.  

Applications close: 20 March 2020

For further information and to apply visit www.sahealth.sa.gov.au/careers and search for Job Ref: 718865

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Closing Date for Applications

20 March 2020



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