Employment Type: Permanent Part Time
Position Classification: Enrolled Nurse
Remuneration: $56441.56 - $61325.47
Hours Per Week: 24
Requisition ID: REQ64091
Applications Close: Sunday 16th September 2018
An exciting opportunity exists to join the Cardio/ Respiratory Ward at Wollongong Hospital!
An eligibility list will be created for future Temporary and Permanent Part-Time positions.
Where you’ll be working
Wollongong Hospital is the largest of Illawarra Shoalhaven Local Health District’s eight hospitals with 500 beds, over 63,000 emergency presentations and treats more than 48,000 patients annually. It is the region’s tertiary referral hospital and provides a comprehensive range of inpatient and community-based services including; aged care, allied health, medicine and critical care, surgical and medical services, outpatient and referral services.
Wollongong is located 80km south of Sydney on a narrow coastal strip bordered by the Royal National Park to the north, Lake Illawarra to the south, the Tasman Sea to the east and the Illawarra Escarpment to the west. Wollongong is a beautiful seaside city nestled between the dramatic Illawarra escarpment and the Tasman Sea, located only an hour’s drive south of Sydney. Learn more about the lifestyle benefits of living and working in Wollongong.
Illawarra Shoalhaven Local Health District is committed to equal employment opportunity and embraces diversity and inclusion within its workforce. As such, people from diverse backgrounds are encouraged to apply. This includes but is not limited to Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander People, People with Disability, Women and People from Culturally and Linguistically Diverse backgrounds.
The values of the Illawarra Shoalhaven Local Health District guide the behaviour and professional standards of our staff and underpin the ways in which we engage with our patients and consumers. Our CORE Values are Collaboration, Openness, Respect and Empowerment. What you'll be doing
The purpose of this position is to provide quality patient care under the direction of the Registered Nurse and to conduct patient care in a professional and confidential manner.
Please note: Employment of a temporary visa holder may only occur if no suitable permanent resident or citizen of Australia has been identified for this position following suitable labour market testing.
Criminal record checks will be undertaken on successful applicants. This position is designated as child-related employment and you will be required to obtain a Working With Children clearance from the Office of the Children’s Guardian. To apply, please go to https://wwccheck.ccyp.nsw.gov.au/Applicants/Application#
1. Currently enrolled as an medication endorsed nurse with Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency (AHPRA).
2. Demonstrated ability to work in constantly changing environment.
3. Demonstrated ability to work as part of a multidisciplinary team.
4. Excellent written and verbal communication skills and understanding of relevant health related information systems.
5. Recent acute clinical experience in a health care setting.
6. Demonstrated understanding of person-centred care and NSW Health C.O.R.E. values.
Need more information?
1) Click here for the Position Description
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For role related queries or questions contact Susan Worthy on Susan.Worthy@health.nsw.gov.au