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Emergency Nurse Practitioner

Job posted: 07/11/2022
Applications close: 05/12/2022 (Midnight)
7 days remaining

7 days remaining

Job Description

Location: Melbourne | Eastern Metropolitan

Job type: Part time

Organisation: Eastern Health

Salary: Salary not specified

Occupation: Medical and Nursing, Nursing

Reference: 28430

Reference: 28430

Occupation: Medical and Nursing, Nursing

Salary Range: Salary not specified

Work location: Melbourne | Eastern Metropolitan

NURSE PRACTITIONER - EMERGENCY DEPARTMENT

  • Permanent Part Time
  • Box Hill Hospital
  • Generous Salary Packaging
  • Car parking available

Eastern Health

Eastern Health is one of Melbourne’s largest public health services. We provide a range of emergency, surgical, medical and general healthcare services, including maternity, palliative care, mental health, drug and alcohol, residential care, community health and state-wide specialist services to people and communities that are diverse in culture, age, socio-economic status, population and healthcare needs.

About the role

The Nurse Practitioner is a registered nurse educated and authorised to function autonomously and collaboratively in an advanced and extended role. The nurse practitioner role includes assessment and management of clients using advanced nursing knowledge and skills which may include, but not limited to, the direct referral of patient to other health care professionals, prescribing medications and ordering diagnostic interventions. Eastern Health is seeking a permanent part time Nurse Practitioner to work in Box Hill Hospital's Emergency Department.

About you

To be successful in this role you will possess:

  • Current registration with the Nursing and Midwifery Board of Australia (NMBA) via AHPRA
  • Completed Master's degree of Nurse Practitioner or equivalent Clinical Master's degree
  • Endorsement as a Nurse Practitioner on the National Register via NMBA
  • Participation in departmental leadership and research activities
  • Highly developed interpersonal and leadership experience
  • A strong commitment to high quality care
  • The ability to work as part of a diverse team
  • Excellent communication and organisational skills

Please refer to the attached position description for further details of the role.

Vaccination against infectious disease is a mandatory requirement of this role.  An offer of employment is conditional on you providing evidence that you are currently vaccinated against COVID-19 with booster & Influenza, prior to commencing employment.

What we offer

Eastern Health offers a variety of fantastic Employee Benefits, view the extensive range here!

  • Diverse and engaging career opportunities
  • Friendly & supportive team
  • Flexible working hours
  • Salary packaging options
  • Career progression in our teaching hospitals

Next Steps

If you believe you have the ability to make a difference in this rewarding industry, apply today!

Please note:

  • All applications must be submitted online via E-Mercury
  • All appointments are made subject to a satisfactory Fit2Work Check, where preferred candidates will be required to complete a Criminal History Check at the expense of Eastern Health.
  • You must have Australian work rights to apply for this position.
  • Recruitment agency applications will not be accepted.

Eastern Health is a child safe organisation, committed to promoting the wellbeing and cultural safety of Aboriginal children, children with disabilities and all children in their diversity.

Eastern Health is committed to creating a diverse and inclusive environment that welcomes and values all people. We recognise that diversity is essential in ensuring Eastern Health provides the best service to its consumers.

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, women, those from the LGBTIQ+ community, people living with disability and those from a culturally and linguistically diverse background, are strongly encouraged to apply. Those seeking support in submitting an application are welcome to contact the hiring manger listed or feel free to contact the Talent Acquisition team.

Eastern Health Values:  Patients First | Agility | Humility | Respect | Kindness | Excellence

**Please note applications will be screened upon receipt and advertising may close prior to the closing date.**

Emergency Nurse Practitioner

Job type:

Part time

Job classification:

Not provided

Contact:

JENNY DEMPSTER - (03) 9895 3148

Emergency Nurse Practitioner