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Practice Nurse Doctors in School Program

Job posted: 08/06/2022
Applications close: 05/07/2022 (Midnight)
6 days remaining

6 days remaining

Job Description

Location: Western Region | Horsham

Job type: Not provided

Organisation: Wimmera Health Care Group

Salary: Salary not specified

Occupation: Nursing

Reference: 4243

Reference: 4243

Occupation: Nursing

Salary Range: Salary not specified

Work location: Western Region | Horsham

Practice Nurse - Doctors in Secondary Schools Program


Alan Wolff Medical Centre


Community Health Nurse (sole) (YW7)
Fixed Term Part Time
(16 hrs per fortnight)



We are seeking a suitably qualified Registered Nurse to join our dedicated team. This temporary part time position is available for an immediate start until June 2023 and includes working one day a week at Horsham College. This role involves providing support and counselling to adolescents and performs all nursing duties relevant to a general health care practice including; recording patient data into medical software, following up clinical recalls and other general practice duties as required. The successful applicant will assist the GP on their visiting days at the school based clinic.



Key Selection Criteria include:


Essential:



  • Registered Nurse with current AHPRA registration

  • Minimum 2 years experience as a Registered Nurse

  • Competency and experience in adolescent health and development, primary health care, community health, mental health, public health and/or health promotion

  • Demonstrated patient centred care and service provision

  • Demonstrated commitment to ongoing professional development

  • Advanced written and oral communication skills

  • Ability to prioritise and organise workload effectively

  • Ability to work cooperatively and independently

  • Highly proficient computer skills


 


Desirable:



  • Experience working in General Practice

  • Medical software computer experience

  • Experience in and understanding of drug & alcohol services, forensic health services, Indigenous health, Refugee & Migrant health and/or sexual & reproductive health


Attractive benefits offered by the organisation include:



  • Salary packaging,

  • Professional development and education programs,

  • Employee Assistance Program,

  • Comprehensive orientation program.

  • Accrued Day Off (full time employees only)

  • Flexible rostering

  • Opportunities for career progression

  • Free parking



This is a great opportunity to work in a diverse environment and join a reputable rural health service that is now a part of Grampians Health, dedicated to the provision of quality patient centred care and to meet the needs of the community.


For more information about this position please view the Position Description and/or contact the responsible person indicated below. Further information on Grampians Health (Horsham & Dimboola) can be found on our website www.whcg.org.au or Facebook page.


Applications must be submitted online via e-recruit by the Closing Date.



Grampians Health is a child safe organisation, committed to the safety and wellbeing of all children and young people. Grampians Health encourages applications from people from culturally and / or linguistically diverse backgrounds including Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. We aim to provide a safe environment for our staff, patients, residents and clients which includes supporting and responding to disclosures of family violence issues.



Pre-employment checks: All applicants must be willing to undertake a national police check and Victorian Employee Working with Children check prior to commencement of employment.All appointments are subject to pre-employment checks including immunisation clearance.



Horsham & Dimboola Campuses, proudly part of Grampians Health.

Practice Nurse Doctors in School Program

Job type:

Not provided

Job classification:

Not provided

Contact:

Heather Parker - (03) 5381 9059
Heather.Parker@whcg.org.au

Practice Nurse Doctors in School Program