Secondary School Nurse

Secondary School Nurses, as part of the School Wellbeing Team, provide holistic primary health care to young people in schools. The program aims to reduce risks to young people and promote better health in the school community. School nurses operate within a health promotion and primary prevention framework to address contemporary health and social issues that face young people, their local school community and their families. The role includes health promotion and primary prevention, health education including classroom team teaching and small group education, individual student health counselling and assessment, school community development activities and providing a resource and referral service to assist young people in making healthy life style choices.
Job Details
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Department: Department of Education and Training
Work Type: Fixed term - full time
Job Function: Medical and Nursing
Classification: NurED 4A
Work Location: Melbourne - Northern Metro
Reference: VG/DET/NWVR/20003240
Closing Date: 26-Aug-2019
Salary Range: $92,110 - $95,544
Job Duration: 12 months
Attachments: NUR4A Secondary School Nurse.doc (Word, 139KB)
Job Specification

Contact: Michelle Riali
0408 251 326 or riali.michele.m@edumail.vic.gov.au

Position Details

An exciting opportunity currently exists within the North Western Victoria Region (NWVR) Secondary School Nursing Program for a Division 1 Nurse with a passion for working with young people, health promotion and health education. Secondary School Nurses, as part of the School Wellbeing Team, provide holistic primary health care to young people in schools. Based at two schools within the wellbeing team, the role includes health promotion and primary prevention, health education including classroom team teaching and small group education, individual student health counselling and assessment, school community development activities and providing a resource and referral service to assist young people in making healthy life style choices.

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: vps.hr.services@edumail.vic.gov.au

Information about the Department of Education and Training's operations and employment conditions can be obtained from the following websites: www.education.vic.gov.au and http://www.education.vic.gov.au/hrweb/Pages/default.aspx.

Applications close midnight 26/08/2019


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