Enrolled nurse ward 11a/11b | full-time permanent

Enrolled Nurse Ward 11A/11B
Full-time Permanent

Closes: 29 August 2019

Classification: Enrolled Nurse Level 1
Salary: $60,837 - $64,999
Position No: 20721, several - 01L6J
Directorate: Canberra Health Services
Advertised (Gazettal date): 15 August 2019
Contact Officer: Chris Mead on **********@act.gov.au or (02) 5124 3***

Canberra Health Services

Our Vision: creating exceptional health care together

Our Role: to be a health service that is trusted by our community

Canberra Health Services (CHS) is a values-led Directorate. Our values guide our day to day actions, behaviours, decisions and communications to successfully deliver the best services to meet the needs of our community. They were developed by us, for us and are unique to our work.

Canberra Health Services (CHS) is focussed on the delivery of high quality, effective, person centred care. It provides acute, sub-acute, primary and community‐based health services, to the Australian Capital Territory (ACT)—a catchment of approximately 400,000 people. It also services the surrounding Southern New South Wales region which includes the Bega Valley, Bombala, Cooma-Monaro, Eurobodalla, Goulburn, Mulwaree, Palerang, Queanbeyan, Snowy River, Upper Lachlan Shire and the Yass Valley.

CHS administers a range publicly funded health facilities, programs and services including but not limited to:

  • The Canberra Hospital: a modern 600-bed tertiary hospital providing trauma services and most major medical and surgical sub-specialty services.
  • University of Canberra Hospital Specialist Centre for Rehabilitation, Recovery and Research: a dedicated and purpose-built rehabilitation facility, with 140 inpatient beds, 75-day places and additional outpatient services.
  • Four Walk-in Centres: which provide free treatment for minor illness and injury.
  • Six community health centres: providing a range of general and specialist health services to people of all ages.
  • A range of community-based health services including Early Childhood Services, Youth and Women’s Health, Dental Health, Mental Health and Alcohol and Drug Services.

Overview of the work area and position

Rehabilitation, Aged and Community Care (RACS) is a vibrant and diverse Division within CHS providing multidisciplinary rehabilitation, aged and community-based care across a range of settings. This includes Canberra Hospital, Community Health Centres, and Village Creek Centre in Kambah. We are looking for enthusiastic and experienced nurses to fill positions at the Enrolled Nurse level.

Eligibility/Other Requirements

Mandatory:

  • Be registered or be eligible for registration with the Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency (AHPRA).

Prior to commencement successful candidates will be required to:

  • Undergo a pre-employment National Police check.
  • Obtain a Compliance Certificate from OMU (Occupational Medicine Unit) relating to assessment, screening and vaccination processes against specified infectious diseases.

Note

We have both part-time and full-time permanent positions available. The position works a 24/7 rotating roster, including a regular contribution to night shift.

For more information on this position and how to apply “click here”

Career interest categories:

Healthcare, Medical and Allied Services

Canberra Health Services

Summary

Posted: 15 August 2019

Will be removed: 30 August 2019

Location:  Canberra, ACT