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Vaccination Nurse Team Leader (As per award)

Job posted: 15/09/2021
Applications close: 03/10/2021 (Midnight)
13 days remaining

13 days remaining

Job Description

Location: Gippsland | East Gippsland

Job type: Part time

Organisation: Bairnsdale Regional Health Service

Salary: Salary not specified

Occupation: Nursing and Aged Care

Reference: VG/BRHS/CS/1566609

Reference: VG/BRHS/CS/1566609

Occupation: Nursing and Aged Care

Salary Range: Salary not specified

Work location: Gippsland | East Gippsland

Bairnsdale Regional Health Service is a multifaceted, growing regional health service employing over 900 staff and providing a comprehensive array of health care services to the East Gippsland community. Located in the beautiful Victorian region of East Gippsland, you will relish a relaxed lifestyle living on the Gippsland Lakes with easy access to isolated beaches, the high-country and snow fields. BRHS offers a rewarding work environment providing challenge, variety and a range of opportunities to progress your career. You will join our dedicated team of health professionals and support staff who are committed to delivering a high quality experience to all. Be bold, make the change now!

Fixed Term, Part Time, 48.0 hours per fortnight

Two Grade 4 opportunities have arisen for experienced Registered Nurses who are qualified Nurse Immunisers, to join our team to assist the effective delivery of the BRHS vaccination program. A minimum 6 month fixed term contract will be offered with possibility for extension.

The Position:

The Vaccination Nurse Team Leaders will work closely with the Vaccination Clinic Nurse Unit Manager to ensure the clinical components of the vaccination program are delivered in accordance with required standards.  The Team Leaders will provide clinical support to the Nursing team and support staff to deliver COVID vaccinations to the general community and COVID-19 and influenza vaccinations to BRHS staff.  The role will also support the provision of well targeted education ensuring people are well positioned to provide informed consent.

What you need:

  • Current Registered Nurse registration and qualification as a Nurse Immuniser.
  • Experience and knowledge in immunisation including appropriate storage of and maintenance of the ‘cold chain'.
  • Highly developed interpersonal, communication and negotiation skills with the ability to engage staff and consumers at all level.
  • Ability to work autonomously and collaboratively with teams across the health service.  
  • Recent experience in community immunisation or infection prevention is highly desirable.

Refer to the position description for the full key selection criteria

Why should you Apply?

  • Enjoy a new challenge and role variety in a Grade 4, senior role.
  • Rewarding work delivering this important vaccination program to our community.
  • Develop your management skills and experience with this leadership opportunity.
  • Part time role worked predominantly in day time hours

Interested?

For more information contact: Sue Hutton, Vaccination Clinic Nurse Unit Manager at susan.hutton@brhs.com.au or 0434 518 216.

Applications by close of business: Sunday 3rd October 2021

Applications are to include a covering letter, resume and response to the full key selection criteria as listed in the position description and be submitted by selecting “Apply Now” below.

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Vaccination Nurse Team Leader (As per award)

Job type:

Part time

Job classification:

As per award

Contact:

Sue Hutton, Vaccination Clinic Nurse Unit Manager | 0434 518 216

Vaccination Nurse Team Leader (As per award)