Secondary School Nurse

Are you a nurse and passionate about young people's health and wellbeing? Would you like the opportunity to work with young people and their families in a secondary school setting to promote optimal health and wellbeing? An exciting full time, Ongoing opportunity exists for a Division 1 Registered Nurse to work as a Secondary School Nurse for the Department of Education and Training within the North-Western Victorian Regional - Hume Moreland area metropolitan team.
Job Details
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Department: Department of Education and Training
Work Type: Ongoing - full time
Job Function: Medical and Nursing
Classification: NurED 4A
Work Location: North West Victoria
Reference: VG/DET/RSG/NWVR/1311306
Closing Date: 18-Dec-2017
Salary Range: $86,358 - $89,578
Job Duration: N/A
Attachments: NUR4A Secondary School Nurse (2).doc (Word, 125KB)
Job Specification

Contact: Karla Anderson
0419 164 785

Position Details

Working as part of the regional School Nursing Program, the primary responsibility of this role is to work from a social model of health within a school community, to improve the health and wellbeing of vulnerable children and young people aged 10 - 18 years. The Secondary School Nurse plays a key role in reducing negative health outcomes and risk taking behaviour among young people through activities which include health promotion, primary prevention, health education, individual student health counselling and assessment, school development activities and providing a resource and referral service to assist young people in making healthy lifestyle choices.

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

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. 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 18 December 2017


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