Registered Nurse

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Employment Type: Permanent Full Time (Job share considered)
Position Classification: Registered Nurse
Remuneration: $64,184.86 - $90,122.83 pa plus super
Hours Per Week: 38
Requisition ID: REQ142017

Number of FTE: 1.00
Location: Goodooga NSW
Applications Close:
22 Dec 2019 - 11.59pm

About the opportunity
The Registered Nurse is an integral part of the multidisciplinary healthcare team providing nursing care to patients/clients of the health service; and leading, directing and supervising other nurses and care roles in the team, such as Enrolled Nurses (EN), Assistants in Nursing (AIN) and student Registered Nurses (RN), to support quality care for patients/clients. 

 

The model of care for this position is a walk in health centre operating 5 days a week. This role will have a primary health focus working in the community. Relocation incentives are available.

About Goodooga
The small town of Goodooga in the north-west of New South Wales is only 20 kilometres from the Queensland border and 74 kilometres from the opal mining town of Lightning Ridge.


Lightning Ridge is one of the only places in the world where the beautiful black opal is found and is also home of artesian bore spa baths, a permanent supply of warm mineralised waters bubbling from almost a kilometre below the surface.

Our Facility
Goodooga Health Service operates a small nurse-led walk-in health clinic which operates a GP service, optometrist, podiatrist and adult and children’s dental services.

Our Region
Life at Western NSW Local Health District is rewarding, progressive and diverse.

At Western NSW Health, we have built a collaborative, people-focused culture. Our vision - Healthier Rural People - Thriving Communities - provides a benchmark for our partnership and leadership approach to improving the health and wellbeing of people living in regional and remote areas of New South Wales.

What we can offer you

  • Country living with a meaningful career path
  • Role-specific allowances as per the relevant Award
  • Paid leave entitlements
  • Monthly ADO’s for full time staff
  • Generous salary packaging options and other fringe benefits
  • Flexible work practices
  • Corporate wellbeing programs, including the Fitness Passport
  • Opportunities for learning and development, including in-house training with My Health Learningand the NSW Health RTO
  • Professional growth and accelerated career progression
 

Where you'll be working
Goodooga Multi Purpose Service, a part of the Western NSW Local Health District. For more information on living and working in our beautiful region, visit our website Western NSW Health Careers.

For more information about the Western NSW Local Health District, watch our video!


To apply for this position, please address the following Selection Criteria

  1. Current Authority to Practise as a Registered Nurse with the Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency (AHPRA).
  2. Demonstrated ability to practice in accordance with the Registered Nurse Standards of Practice, Code of Ethics for Nurses, and Code of Professional Conduct for Nurses (Nursing and Midwifery Board of Australia).
  3. Demonstrated effective clinical communication through the use of information technology, written and verbal means; and sound interpersonal skills including the ability to communicate with a diverse range of people.
  4. An understanding of patient centred care and demonstrated ability to work effectively both independently and as part of the multi-disciplinary health care team.
  5. Recent clinical experience relevant to the position and commitment to quality improvement, practice development and evidence-based practice.
  6. Demonstrated ability to lead, supervise, delegate, and negotiate with others to deliver quality nursing care.
  7. Demonstrated ability to effectively prioritise and organise workload and deliver care with integrity and accountability.


Need more information?


Help with your application
To be considered for this position, please ensure you address the selection criteria as thoroughly as possible. For guidance with the application process, please visit our website page.

Talent pool
If the selection panel identifies a surplus of suitable candidates for the role, an eligibility list may be created where candidates may be offered casual, permanent or temporary full-time or part-time positions within the next 12 months.

Occupational Assessment, Screening and Vaccination Against Specified Infectious Diseases
If you are applying for a Category A position, please read and understand NSW Health Policy Directive PD2018_009. All new employees must agree to comply with the requirements outlined in this policy.

 
Stepping Up – Close the Gap
The Stepping Up website aims to assist Aboriginal & Torres Strait Islander applicants understand how to apply for roles with NSW Health by clarifying the recruitment and onboarding process. For more information, please visit the Stepping Up website.

Working visas
Applicants holding a visa with working rights may be considered for temporary appointment (up to the expiry date of their visa) where no suitable applicant for permanent appointment is identified.

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NSW Health
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Sydney, New South Wales (Australia)

Phone: +61 2 9391 9000
Web: http://www.health.nsw.gov.au/

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Company Profile

10 December 2019
Location: Australia New South Wales Goodooga
Salary: $64,184.86 - $90,122.83 per annum AUD per year
Work type:
Full time
Sector:
Healthcare and Medical
Profession:
Nursing
PLEASE! No enquiries from Recruitment Agencies or Headhunters.

Only direct applications will be considered.

This career opportunity is no longer open.
Please search for current vacancies here.


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