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Vaccination Clinic- Emergency Immuniser

Job posted: 22/07/2021
Applications close: 05/08/2021 (Midnight)
2 days remaining

2 days remaining

Job Description

Location: Melbourne | Southern Metropolitan

Job type: Not provided

Organisation: Peninsula Health

Salary: Salary not specified

Occupation: Health and Allied Health, Medical, Nursing

Reference: 28748

Reference: 28748

Occupation: Health and Allied Health, Medical, Nursing

Salary Range: Salary not specified

Work location: Melbourne | Southern Metropolitan


• Roll Out of Covid 19 vaccine
• We need: Emergency authorised workforce – Aboriginal health practitioner, pharmacists, pharmacy technicians, registered nurses, midwives, paramedics willing to learn and work under supervision
• Casual and Limited Term Opportunities
• Frankston, Mornington Peninsula & surrounding locations


Who We Are and What We Stand For

Peninsula Health is the major metropolitan health service caring for a community of 300,000 people. Our Vision is to provide exceptional health and community care. To realise this vision we need people who strive for a sense of achievement, take an interest in their individual growth, enjoy innovation and looking for ways to improve and have a passion for communicating and connecting with others.

In representing Peninsula Health, we expect all employees and volunteers to reflect our values: Be the Best, Be a Role Model, Be Open and Honest, Be Compassionate and Respectful and Be Collaborative. We are One Peninsula Health.

What You Will Be Doing

COVID 19 vaccine nurse immunisers will be responsible for the preparation, administration and post administration observation of the COVID 19 vaccine. You will work alongside a qualified nurse immuniser to deliver the vaccination program to Peninsula Health employees and other persons as required by the Department of Health and Human Services.

Key responsibilities include:

• Prepare the vaccine in accordance with Product Information or Peninsula Health
recommendations
• Ensure pre-vaccination screening has been completed
• Administer the vaccine
• Provide advice on post vaccination care and common adverse events
• Enter immunisation data in relevant databases as required
• Maintain immunisation workstations, including restocking, cleaning and rubbish/sharps removal

What You Need

We anticipate you will have:
• Emergency authorised workforce – Aboriginal health practitioner, pharmacists, pharmacy technicians, registered nurses, midwives, paramedics
• Current (within 12 months) BLS certificate and anaphylaxis management certificate
• Completion of the Mandatory Training on COVID-19 vaccine required Victorian COVID-19 e-learning competency modules 1-3 plus the online new immuniser simulation.
•Completion of the required National COVID-19 Vaccination Training Program- 6 core modules plus the additional Astra Zenica specific module.

What Next

APPLY NOW!

If you experience any issues signing in or registering, please feel welcome to contact us - the People, Experience & Performance Team on (03) 9784 2700.

Additional Requirements

Peninsula Health is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer that is committed to inclusion and diversity. We encourage applications from individuals from all cultural backgrounds including Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. We also provide a safe and supportive workplace for people with disabilities.


To find out more about our recruitment processes, compliance obligations and to prepare your application to join our team please visit:

https://www.peninsulahealth.org.au/careers/working-preparing-employment/

Join Peninsula Health and help us to deliver safe, personal, effective & connected care to every person, every time.
Vaccination Clinic- Emergency Immuniser

Job type:

Not provided

Job classification:

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Contact:

Melissa Middleton - 97841185
mmiddleton@phcn.vic.gov.au
Jade Barton (Nursing Recruitment - 97841185

Vaccination Clinic- Emergency Immuniser