Secondary School Nurse

The Secondary School Nurse plays a key role in providing health promotion, primary prevention and health education with the aim of reducing negative health outcomes and risk taking behaviours among young people. The role has a focus on the prevention of ill health and problem behaviours, by ensuring coordination between the school and community-based health and support services. The nurse supports the school community in addressing contemporary health and social issues facing young people and their families. The nurse also provides appropriate primary health care through professional nursing assessment, referral and support.
Job Details
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Department: Department of Education and Training
Work Type: Fixed term - part time
Job Function: Medical and Nursing
Classification: NurED 4A
Work Location: North West - Mildura
Reference: VG/DET/NWV/20002731
Closing Date: 26-Aug-2019
Salary Range: $92,110 - $95,544
Job Duration: 5 months
Attachments: NUR4A Secondary School Nurse.doc (Word, 139KB)
Job Specification

Contact: Barbara Semler

Position Details

An outstanding opportunity is available for a Division 1 Nurse with qualifications and/or experience in adolescent or. community health nursing, to join an enthusiastic and dynamic team of School Nurses.  A 0.5 FTE contract position is available for immediate commencement, based primarily at Merbein Secondary College.

For more details regarding this position please see attached position descriptions.

Department of Education and Training is committed to diversity. The Department places considerable effort and resources into responding to the needs of staff with a disability. People from disadvantaged groups are encouraged to apply for this position. If you require assistance, with the recruitment process, have accessibility or. adjustment requirements, please communicate with the contact person listed on this job advertisement or. contact the People Division via email:

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Applications close midnight  Monday 26 August 2019

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