Position Details
Reference Number 392440
Position Title Enrolled Nurse, Rehabilitation
Employment Status Permanent Part Time
Entity The Sydney Children's Hospitals Network
Geographical Location Randwick
Advertised Award/Classification Enrolled Nurse
Salary
Hours per Week 24.00
Number of FTE 0.60
Purpose of Position

To provide nursing care to patients within the EN scope of practice. This occurs primarily in the ambulatory setting as determined by patient goals in their rehabilitation management plan.

To work collaboratively within the multidisciplinary Rehab2Kids team in the planning, delivery and evaluation of patient care

To work in partnership with families in the provision of care for patients. 

To develop and maintain, through education and practice, paediatric and nursing knowledge and skills consistent to their role.

To practice within the guidelines of the NSW Nurses Act, Code of Ethics for Nurses in Australia, Ministry of Health, Sydney Children’s Hospital, Randwick, and The Children’s Hospital at Westmead, policies, procedures and directives.

 

This is a three day a week position to work as part of a motivated multidisciplinary team who care for children and young people and their families. The role supports a family centred approach, primarily in the outpatient setting and the Enrolled Nurse acts as a resource for families to facilitate a positive experience through their interactions with the Rehab2Kids team.

 

This position is Permanent Part Time working 24 hours per week and is classified as an Enrolled Nurse.

 

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.

 

SCHN is an Equal Opportunity Employer and encourage all suitably qualified applicants to apply, including Indigenous Australians, and people from culturally diverse backgrounds. 

 

**You may be required to work in any facility within The Sydney Children's Hospitals Network. Should this occur, reasonable notice will be provided.**

 

As this is a “Category A” position, please refer to the Application Guide for vaccination requirements.

 

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people are encouraged to apply. We recognise the value of Aboriginal staff providing health care to Aboriginal children and families that access the services we provide at the Sydney Children’s Hospitals Network. Aboriginal job applicants are encouraged to visit the NSW Health Aboriginal Recruitment tool, Stepping Up to assist in preparing your application.

 

This position requires a Working with Children Check (WWCC) issued by the Commission for Children and Young People.  For more information on how to apply for the clearance, please visit the Commission and Young People Website https://check.kids.nsw.gov.au/

Selection Criteria 1. Current registration with the Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency (AHPRA) as a medication endorsed Enrolled Nurse.

2. Demonstrated excellent verbal, written and interpersonal skills.

3. Demonstrated ability to work effectively in a multidisciplinary team

4. Recent experience working with children in a hospital outpatient setting

5. Demonstrated ability to effectively prioritise and organise own workload

6. Demonstrated computer literacy and experience working with electronic medical record systems
This position requires a Working With Children Check (WWCC) issued by the Office of the Children's Guardian. For more information on how to apply for the clearance, please visit the Office of the Children's Guardian website www.kidsguardian.nsw.gov.au/Working-with-children/working-with-children-check
Contact Person Clare Brennan
Contact Number 93820173
Contact Email clare.brennan@health.nsw.gov.au
Closing Date 03/06/2017
Supporting Documents
Position Description click here to view
Application Guide click here to view