he Clinical Nurse provides comprehensive nursing care, covering assessment, information, treatment and referral of people with alcohol and other drug related problems, assistance to their family and significant others.
The Clinical Nurse is accountable for his / her own practice standards, activities delegated to others and the guidance and development of less experienced staff.
The incumbent provides nursing and / or midwifery services in a variety of health service settings which has been consolidated by experience and / or further study with staff at this level developing from competent to proficient practitioners.
The incumbent accepts accountability for their own practice standards, activities delegated to others and the guidance and development of less experienced staff.
The Clinical Nurse role at this level continues to be predominantly clinical in nature; however employees are assigned appropriate portfolios.
The allocation of portfolio responsibilities should be negotiated with each employee and be consistent with the career development plan for the employee as determined by their performance review / development plan.
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.