Endorsed Enrolled Nurse
EN Level 2.1 – 2.7 (IB66 – IB72)
Permanent Part Time
(128 hrs per fortnight available)
Multiple positions available
We are seeking Endorsed Enrolled Nurses to join our professional team. These positions are available for an immediate start and include working a rotating 7-day, 24-hour roster. The primary purpose of this position is to provide person-centred nursing care for patients across a range of across a range of positions available in medical/surgical ward areas, emergency department, subacute/rehabilitation, aged care & community services. The successful applicants will undertake clinical patient care related activities under the direction and supervision of a Registered Nurse in accordance with educational preparation and level of competence to achieve and maintain the standard of care.
The regional city of Horsham has a growing population of nearly 20,000 and is a 300 kms from Melbourne on the Western Highway and 400kms to Adelaide. It is a picturesque, vibrant and diverse city in the Grampians region renowned for its local arts community and key enabler of the region’s agricultural industry and positioned at the northern end of the Grampians National Park, nearby lakes and world-famous rock-climbing areas as well as being a wine and food hub. Dimboola is located between Nhill and Horsham, with the Wimmera River hugging the town, lined with red gums and walking tracks. The small town is only 10 kilometres from the beautiful and famous pink lake, the most picturesque salt lake in Victoria and 30 minutes from Horsham city centre.
The Health Service
Grampians Health incorporates Horsham & Dimboola, Ballarat, Edenhope and Stawell Campuses. Horsham Campus has an average of 16,000 ED attendances, 12,500 admissions and 4,600 operations annually. We have a modern theatre complex, including a day procedure unit, a five-bed intensive care unit, and acute and subacute wards all set within a picturesque garden setting. Dimboola campus includes an updated facility designed to accommodate 26 aged care residents and 4 acute care beds, all on one level to allow for ease of access, ensuring quality and comfortable accommodation and care in a friendly home-like environment.
Key Selection Criteria include:
- Current registration with AHPRA as a Medication Endorsed Enrolled Nurse
- Demonstrated effective communication and interpersonal skills with the ability to work as a member of an acute care multidisciplinary team
- Demonstrated organisational and time management skills
- Current knowledge and understanding of acute patient centred care
- Commitment to professional development and ongoing education
- Demonstrated ability to conduct nursing practice in a manner that respects the rights of individuals and groups
Attractive benefits offered by the organisation include:
- Salary packaging,
- Professional development and education programs,
- Employee Assistance Program,
- Comprehensive orientation program.
- Accrued Day Off (full time employees only)
- Flexible rostering
- Opportunities for career progression
- Free parking
This is a great opportunity to work in a diverse environment and join a reputable rural health service that is now a part of Grampians Health, dedicated to the provision of quality patient centred care and to meet the needs of the community.
For more information about this position please view the Position Description and/or contact the responsible person indicated below. Further information on Grampians Health (Horsham & Dimboola) can be found on our website or Facebook page.
Applications must be submitted online via e-recruit by the Closing Date.
Grampians Health (Horsham & Dimboola) is committed to equal employment opportunity and promotes the safety, wellbeing and inclusion of all children, including those with a disability.
Grampians Health encourages applications from people from culturally and / or linguistically diverse backgrounds including Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.
We aim to provide a safe environment for our staff, patients, residents and clients which includes supporting and responding to disclosures of family violence issues.
Pre-employment checks: All applicants must be willing to undertake a national police check and Victorian Employee Working with Children check prior to commencement of employment. All appointments are subject to pre-employment checks including immunisation clearance.
Horsham & Dimboola Campuses, proudly part of Grampians Health.
Contact Person Bernie Taylor
Contact Number (03) 5381 9280
Alternate Contact Person Dianne Schmidt
Alternate Contact Number (03) 5381 9253
Closing Date Open Ended
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