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Enrolled Nurse - Macalister

Job posted: 08/05/2024
Applications close: 08/06/2024 (Midnight)
11 days remaining

11 days remaining

Job Description

Location: Gippsland | Traralgon

Job type: Part time

Organisation: Latrobe Regional Hospital

Salary: Salary not specified

Occupation: Nursing

Reference: 18964

Reference: 18964

Occupation: Nursing

Salary Range: Salary not specified

Work location: Gippsland | Traralgon

Enrolled Nurse - Macalister

  • Salary dependant on qualifications
  • Rotating roster, shift hours, weekend work
  • Opportunities for career advancement

Based in Gippsland, Latrobe Regional Health are looking for an Enrolled Nurse to join our Macailister Unit on a part time, ongoing basis.

Our Macalister Unit provides care for people over the age of 65 and consists of 10 Acute assessment beds and 10 residential nursing home beds.

Reporting to the Nurse Unit Manager, the Enrolled Nurse plays an important role in providing optimal person-centred care to elderly clients in a Psychogeriatric Unit at Latrobe Regional Health.

LRH employees enjoy access to:

  • Free access to our Staff Wellbeing Centre offering a range of health education and wellbeing services
  • Access to ongoing development through daily education sessions, bespoke training and career & study support
  • Tailored flexible work options to support work life balance, including ADO’s, 5 weeks leave, regional salary packaging and additional purchased leave
  • Fantastic social club activities and diverse and inclusive workplace activities
  • Workplace Wellbeing programs and activities uniquely designed for LRH staff

We are looking for candidates with:

  • Enrolled Nurse (NMBA), with current AHPRA registration
  • Completion of a Nurses Board of Victoria approved Medication Administration course leading to endorsement as a Medication Endorsed Division 2 Registered Nurse
  • Current driver's licence
  • Minimum of 2 years’ experience in Mental Health Nursing
  • Relevant clinical experience in mental health
  • Understanding of the Mental Health and Wellbeing Act and other relevant legislation
  • Working knowledge of NSQHS and National Standards for Mental Health Services
  • Ability to organise and complete delegated nursing care of clients
  • Excellent interpersonal skills and the ability to work well as part of a team

For more information about this exciting opportunity, we encourage you to contact Kerry Van Breugel on (03) 5173 8508or kerry.vanbreugel@lrh.com.au for a confidential discussion.

About LRH

LRH was proud to be the recipient of the 2022 Premier’s Health Service of the Year (Medium) Award.  This prestigious award recognises the amazing work of our team in driving change and improvement in the health outcomes for the Victorian community.

We are located 150 km east of Melbourne, and LRH is the regional provider of a broad range of specialist health services including hospital based, sub-acute and mental health services across Gippsland.

Now is an exciting time to join the LRH team, with $223.5 million expansion recently completed, offering improved maternity and paediatric facilities, larger intensive care unit, increase medical and surgical beds and additional operating theatres.

Explore all the great things happening at LRH – www.lrh.com.au and take the next step on your career journey by submitting your application for this and other roles here - https://lrh.mercury.com.au

Diversity and Inclusion

We actively embrace workforce diversity, equity and inclusion, and encourage applications from across our community, including Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.  LRH’s Aboriginal Hospital Liaison Officer is available to support Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander descent applicants and can be contacted on (03) 5173 8653.

IMPORTANT:  All staff employed in the healthcare sector are required to be vaccinated for 3 COVID-19 doses and current season influenza vaccination, unless a valid medical exemption applies.

Enrolled Nurse - Macalister

Job type:

Part time

Job classification:

Not provided

Contact:

Kerry Van Breugel - (03) 5173 8508
kerry.vanbreugel@lrh.com.au

Enrolled Nurse - Macalister