Medicine & Critical Care - Emergency Dept, Adelaide. SA, Australia
Southern Adelaide Local Health Network - Medicine & Critical Care - Emergency Dept
Indicative Remuneration EN $61,815-$69,584; $66,653 - $74,760 Ongoing, various P/T hours
EN $61,815-$69,584; ENDP $66,653 - $74,760
The Enrolled Nurse supports the Registered Nurse/Midwife in the provision of person-centred care consistent with regulatory and statutory requirements. Practice at this level is from novice to proficient Enrolled Nurse practice. Employees at this level work under the direction and supervision of the Registered Nurse/Midwife, however at all times the Enrolled Nurse retains responsibility for his/her actions and remains accountable in providing nursing/midwifery care.
To be suitable for this role you must have effective verbal and written communication skills, with the ability to work in a multidisciplinary team environment. You will be able to prioritise workload, recognise and report changes in clinical condition. You will be required to have the ability to provide person-centred care.
You will be registered or eligible for registration as an enrolled nurse with the Nursing and Midwifery Board of Australia, and who holds, or who is eligible to hold, a current practicing certificate. In order to administer medicines, must have completed a Board-approved program of study which includes an administration of medicines unit.
This is a part time vacancy, and salary will be adjusted according to actual hours worked.
The South Australian public sector promotes diversity and flexible ways of working including part-time. Applications are encouraged to discuss the flexible working arrangements for this role.
Appointment will be subject to a satisfactory Criminal History Check.
Aboriginal Torres Strait Islander applicants are encouraged to apply.
As nurses and midwives our patients are at the centre of what we do. Our nurses and midwives make a real difference across the health spectrum and at all levels in the nursing and midwifery professions. Our strong partnerships are vital to our success.
SA Health acknowledges the dynamic and evolving health care environment. We have a nursing and midwifery workforce that is supportive, team oriented and responsive to changing community needs. Our nurses and midwives are leaders of, and participate in teams that achieve positive outcomes for patients and the community.
Right now is an exciting time to work as a nurse or a midwife in South Australia, to respond effectively to ongoing change and to contribute to health care reform and new models of care.
If you would like to become a part of this important workforce and contribute to making a real difference to the lives of South Australians, please visit the Nursing & Midwifery Office website.