Position Details
Reference Number 93238
Position Title Enrolled Nurse
Employment Status Permanent Part Time
Entity Murrumbidgee Local Health District
Geographical Location Lake Cargelligo
Award Classification Public Health System Nurses' & Midwives' (State) Award - Enrolled Nurse Med Endorsement
Salary $24.12 - $26.78
Hours per Week 32
Number of FTE 0.80
Purpose of Position

The Endoresed Enrolled Nurses is an associate of the registered nurse and is required to demonstrate competence in the provision of patient-centred care.  As specific by the AHPRA the enrolled nurse works under the direction and supervision of the registered nurse and is responsible at all times for his/her actions and accountable in providing delegated nursing care.

 

In areas of health and functional status the nurse undertakes assessment; interventions; evaluation and monitoring and at all times maintains ongoing communication with the registered nurse about the outcome of care.

 

The nurse has ongoing responsibilities for providing emotional support and comfort to patients and to advocate for and facilitate the involvement of individuals / families/ carers in planning and evaluating care.

 

Contributing to decision making through reporting changes in the health and functional statue of patients, nurses require skills of critical and reflective thinking to respond to health care intervention 

The Endorsed Enrolled Nurse is an associate of the registered nurse and is required to demonstrate competence in the provision of patient-centred care.  As specific by the AHPRA the enrolled nurse works under the direction and supervision of the registered nurse and is responsible at all times for his/her actions and accountable in providing delegated nursing care.

 

In areas of health and functional status the nurse undertakes assessment; interventions; evaluation and monitoring and at all times maintains ongoing communication with the registered nurse about the outcome of care.

 

The nurse has ongoing responsibilities for providing emotional support and comfort to patients and to advocate for and facilitate the involvement of individuals / families/ carers in planning and evaluating care.

 

Contributing to decision making through reporting changes in the health and functional statue of patients, nurses require skills of critical and reflective thinking to respond to health care intervention

 

This is a Permanent Part Time position, working 32 hours  per week, and classified as Enrolled Nurse. This position is located in Lake Cargelligo and belongs to Murrumbidgee Local Health District. 

Selection Criteria 1) Current enrolment with the Australian Health Practitioners Regulation Agency (AHPRA) as a medication endorsed enrolled nurse

2) Demonstrated effective communication and interpersonal skills with the ability to work as part of a multidisciplinary team.

3) Demonstrated organisational and time management skills

4) Knowledge and understanding of the team nursing model of care

5) Commitment to professional development and ongoing education

6) Demonstrated ability to conduct nursing practice in a manner that respects the rights of individuals and groups.
Contact Person Stephen Evans
Contact Number 0268980200
Contact Email Stephen.Evans@gsahs.health.nsw.gov.au
Closing Date 22/08/2012
Supporting Documents
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