Employment: Medication Endorsed Enrolled Nurses - Casual Nurse Bank

Thursday, July 25, 2013

Position Description:
REF # 13/042

Situated just 150 kilometres south-west of Melbourne, at the foot of the stunning Otway Ranges, close to Lorne and the Surf Coast, Colac Area Health services 21,000 people who call the Shire home.

Colac Area Health provides a mix of Medical, Surgical, Urgent Care and Aged Care services.  An opportunity currently exists for Enrolled Nurses with current Nursing and Midwifery Board of Australia Registration (AHPRA) to join our Casual Nurse Bank. The successful applicants will have 2-3 years recent clinical experience in Acute, Perioperative,  Aged Care and Community Nursing Sector and provide;

 safe effective patient centred care

  • knowledge of contemporary rural practice
  • demonstrated ability to work across teams within clinical services and Community Nursing
  • demonstrated effectiveness within a highly functioning health team
  • the ability to work rostered and rotating shifts
  • computer literacy

Written applications for the above positions should include a resume, and a letter of application addressing the qualifications, experience and personal attributes as outlined in the position description.

Applications for the above positions should be forwarded to the Human Resource Coordinator, Deb Matthews.

All staff are required to provide a current Victorian Police Check and complete a Statutory Declaration as per the Aged Care Principles prior to commencement of employment.  Some positions will also require a WWC Check.