Assistant in Nursing – Casual Nurse Pool – Shoalhaven Hospital

  • Company:
    Illawarra Shoalhaven Local Health District
  • Location:
  • Salary:
    negotiable / month
  • Job type:
    Full-Time
  • Posted:
    5 hours ago
  • Category:
    Nursing

<div style="font-family: Arial; font-size: 10pt;"><b>Applications Close: Sunday 15 November 2020</b></div><div style="font-family: Arial; font-size: 10pt;"><b>Employment Type</b>:&nbsp;&nbsp;Casual<br><b>Position Classification</b>:&nbsp;Assistant In Nursing<br><b>Remuneration</b>: $23.26 – $25.52 per hour<br><b>Hours Per Week</b>:&nbsp;Casual<br><b>Requisition ID</b>:&nbsp;REQ171033<br><br><b>Where you'll be working</b><br><p style="margin-top: 0px; margin-bottom: 0px;">The Shoalhaven area is one of the fastest growing areas of NSW with over 5,000 new residents making the move here every year. The area has plenty to offer with the beautiful beaches of Jervis Bay, rainforests of Kangaroo Valley and tourist townships like Berry, all within 30 minutes’ drive.</p> <p style="margin-top: 0px; margin-bottom: 0px;"><br></p><p style="margin-top: 0px; margin-bottom: 0px;">Shoalhaven Hospital is a busy rural hospital which employs over 1,000 staff. For more information on the Shoalhaven Region, you can&nbsp;visit council's <a href="https://www.shoalhaven.nsw.gov.au/Discover-Shoalhaven">website here</a>.</p> <br><b>What you'll be doing</b><br><div style="font-family: Arial; font-size: 10pt;"><p style="margin-top: 0px; margin-bottom: 0px;">Assistants in nursing work within a plan of care under the supervision and direction of the Registered Nurse and within the limits of the Assistant in Nursing position description Assistants in Nursing retain responsibility for their own actions and remain accountable to the Registered Nurse for all allocated functions Assistants in Nursing practice in accordance with NSW Health guidelines, the position description and local policy and protocol.</p><p style="margin-top: 0px; margin-bottom: 0px;"><br></p><p style="margin-top: 0px; margin-bottom: 0px;"></p><p style="margin-top: 0px; margin-bottom: 0px;"><b>Illawarra Shoalhaven Local Health District is committed to equal employment opportunity and embraces diversity and inclusion within its workforce. As such, people from diverse backgrounds are encouraged to apply. This includes but is not limited to Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander People, People with Disability, Women and People from Culturally and Linguistically Diverse backgrounds.</b></p> <div><b>&nbsp;</b></div> <p style="margin-top: 0px; margin-bottom: 0px;"><b>Please note:</b> Employment of a temporary visa holder may only occur if no suitable permanent resident or citizen of Australia has been identified for this position following suitable labour market testing.</p> <div><b>&nbsp;</b></div> <p style="margin-top: 0px; margin-bottom: 0px;">Criminal record checks will be undertaken on successful applicants. This position is designated as child-related employment and you will be required to obtain a Working With Children clearance from the Office of the Children’s Guardian. To apply, please go to&nbsp; <a href="https://wwccheck.ccyp.nsw.gov.au/Applicants/Application#">https://wwccheck.ccyp.nsw.gov.au/Applicants/Application#</a> </p> <div><br></div> <p style="margin-top: 0px; margin-bottom: 0px;"><b>Successful applicants to the role must provide certified documentation of vaccination history and pathology as part of their recruitment documentation. The applicant must be certified as compliant with <a href="http://www1.health.nsw.gov.au/pds/Pages/doc.aspx?dn=PD2018_009">http://www1.health.nsw.gov.au/pds/Pages/doc.aspx?dn=PD2018_009</a> before employment can commence.&nbsp;</b></p> <br><p style="margin-top: 0px; margin-bottom: 0px;"></p></div></div><div style="font-family: Arial; font-size: 10pt;"><div><b><u>Selection Criteria</u></b></div><ol><li>HLT32507 Certificate III in Health Services Assistance (Descriptor: Assisting in Nursing Work in Acute Care)&nbsp;</li><li>Demonstrated ability to function effectively as a member of a multidisciplinary team.</li><li>Sound knowledge of manual handling techniques and infection control.</li><li>Effective verbal and written communication skills.</li><li>Demonstrated computer skills.</li><li>Effective time management skills.</li></ol></div><br><div style="font-family: Arial; font-size: 10pt;"><p style="margin-top: 0px; margin-bottom: 0px;"> Need more information? <br>&nbsp;&nbsp;1) Click here for the <a href="https://ocxz.cit.health.nsw.gov.au/excluded-apps/XXRecRequisitionPD-context-root/faces/XXRecRequisitionPDPG?xxJobId=REQ171033" target="_blank">Position Description</a> <br>&nbsp;&nbsp;2) Find out more about <a href="https://healthnswgov.referrals.selectminds.com/app-info" target="_blank">applying</a> for this position<br> For role related queries or questions contact Lee-Anne Higgins on [email protected]<br><br></p></div>