Enrolled Nurse - Medical / Palliative Care Unit

Join our amazing Medical / Palliative Care unit now !
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Department: South West Healthcare
Work Type: Fixed term - part time
Job Function: Medical and Nursing
Classification: As per advertisement
Work Location: Warrnambool
Reference: VG/1800621
Closing Date: 14-Jul-2024
Salary Range: As per advertisement
Job Duration: 12 months
Attachments: POSITION DESCRIPTION Enrolled Nurse .pdf (PDF, 233KB)

Contact: Jessica Povey, Nurse Unit Manager - Medical Unit
03) 55644350 or jpovey@swh.net.au

Position Details

About the role

Southwest Healthcare is looking for a highly motivated Enrolled Nurse to become a vital part of our Medical/Palliative Care Unit. As an enrolled nurse, you'll play a crucial role in our nursing team, contributing to the planning, implementation, and evaluation of patient care.

Working under the supervision of a Registered Nurse, you'll use your education, skills, and experience to perform essential nursing functions. You'll collaborate with our dedicated multi-disciplinary team, which includes passionate Nurses, Allied Health Professionals, and Medical Practitioners, to deliver exceptional care in our 31-bed unit.

Our Medical Unit is dedicated to providing patient-centred care and improving health outcomes to enhance the quality of life for all our patients. Specialising in palliative care, our unit focuses on meeting the unique needs and wishes of patients and their families at the end of life or those requiring specialised symptom management.

Apply now to be a part of our compassionate and professional team at Southwest Healthcare!

Position overview

  • Part Time, (64 hours per fortnight) Fixed Term, 12 month position commencing in July 2024
  • Warrnambool Campus
  • Enrolled Nurse, Level 2
  • Salary Range: $59,586 - $67,698 pro rata, plus superannuation

What you bring

  • Must have current registration with AHPRA as a Enrolled Nurse (Medically endorsed).
  • Demonstrate a strong commitment to professional confidentiality and provide best practice, patient-centred care in a safe and caring environment.
  • Possess excellent management and communication skills, with a strong commitment to ongoing education and professional development.

What we offer

You will enjoy benefits such as:

  • Excellent salary packaging options including meals & entertainment, novated leasing and additional superannuation contributions
  • Internal and external professional development opportunities
  • A range of internal development opportunities focusing on personal development such as resilience and mentoring workshops and comprehensive leadership programs
  • Excellent terms and conditions of employment

Who we are

As an organisation SWH prides themselves on their values; Care, Respect, Excellence, Integrity and Leadership and their overall dedication to the local community. Learn more about SWH here.

SWH respects all individuals and promote equity and inclusion of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, people of all genders, sexual orientations, abilities, ages, racial, cultural and religious backgrounds and socio- economic status.

SWH is the major specialist referral centre for the Barwon South West sub-region, and provides a comprehensive range of acute, sub-acute, specialist, community, mental health and aged services.

With a population of 39,000 and a catchment of 100,000 Warrnambool is the regional centre to Victoria's Great South Coast.

To learn about the vibrant town and region please visit: http://www.warrnambool.com/

How to apply

Submit your application by selecting the Apply button below and include a cover letter and resume by Sunday 14 July 2024. Please ensure you address the selection criteria as outlined in the position description.

Employment Terms and Conditions will be in line with the Nurses and Midwives (Victorian Public Sector) (Single Interest Employers) Enterprise Agreement 2020-2024 with the appropriate classification Enrolled Nurse, Level 2

The successful applicant will be required to be eligible for and undergo the following:

  • Police Record Check
  • Employee Working with Children's Check
  • Current Immunisation status


Note: If you experience any difficulties with this website, please email: humanresources@swh.net.au

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