An excellent opportunity has arisen at Loxton Hospital for an enthusiastic and dedicated Enrolled Nurse to join a progressive and supportive multidisciplinary team.
Situated on the south bank of the River Murray, Loxton Hospital offers the ideal location for a good work life balance against a picturesque setting.
Under the direction of a registered nurse, you will make decisions and take initiative to plan and complete nursing care tasks within your scope of practice.
Engaging with patients to provide person centred care, you will demonstrate knowledge and skill in assessment, care and routine procedures for area of practice.
Contributing to quality improvement, you will provide assistance to other members of the health care team in provision of care to individuals / groups, including overseeing the work of Direct Care Assistants and students.
In addition, you will continue own professional development, seek learning opportunities and maintain own professional development portfolio of learning and experience.
Registered as a Nurse by the Nursing and Midwifery Board of Australia, you will hold a current practising certificate. With experience in the provision of nursing care in the healthcare setting in accordance with the appropriate standards of practice, you will possess sound knowledge and understanding of the role of the Enrolled Nurse within the healthcare setting.
Able to work collaboratively within the multidisciplinary environment, you will bring to the table terrific people skills, including effective verbal and written communication skills.
You will have the proven ability to provide person-centred care, as well as the ability to prioritise workload, recognise and report changes in clinical condition.
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. Job Ref : 738660