Enrolled Nurse Advanced Skill – Ward 4A

  • Company:
    Queensland Health - Metro North Hospital and Health Service
  • Location:
  • Salary:
    negotiable / month
  • Job type:
    Permanent
  • Posted:
    4 weeks ago
  • Category:
    Government

Provide an advanced level of care based on demonstrated continuing education, experience and competence, and demonstration of requisite leadership skills within ward 4A as a member of the interprofessional team.

  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Position Type: Full-time,Part-time
  • Location: Brisbane – North
  • Yearly Salary: $68169 – $72335
  • Contact Name: Chelsea Phillips
  • Contact Number:
  • Closing Date: 10-FEB-21

Enrolled Nurse Advanced Skill – Ward 4A at new specialist public health facility!

Surgical, Treatment and Rehabilitation Service (STARS) is a new greenfield and digital, specialist public health facility which is due to open in 2020. It has been designed to deliver a range of new and expanded healthcare services to meet demand and increase patient access to specialist rehabilitation services, elective surgical and endoscopy procedural services.

STARS is a new 182-bed facility that couples complex rehabilitation and specialist elective surgical services and procedures in a planned procedure environment to provide patients with greater access to care in clinically recommended timeframes.

We are building a team to deliver exceptional healthcare at STARS for Metro North Hospital and Health Service (MNHHS) – Australia’s biggest, best and nicest health service.

Based in Herston, STARS also forms part of the Herston Health Precinct – home to a collaborative community of 13,000 staff including clinicians and healthcare professionals, researchers and students.

Your Opportunity

  • Practice in accordance with Code of Ethics, professional and organisational standards and legislation affecting nursing/midwifery practice by participating in ethical decision making and maintaining current knowledge and skills with in scope of the position.
  • Contribute to nursing/midwifery assessment and care of individuals and groups by practicing within ENAS scope of practice, implementing aspects of the care plan including consumer/person risk assessment as delegated by the registered nurse/midwife, and by assisting in providing information during clinical bedside handover that contributes to evaluation of progress towards expected consumer/person outcomes.
  • Recognise and respond appropriately and report sudden alterations in the consumer/person’s condition and workload changes in a timely manner to the registered nurse/midwife.
  • Provide health promotion and education to recipients of healthcare services and their carers and significant others.
  • Undertake unit activities other than direct consumer/person centred care such as advance skill portfolio/s and/or participate on committees.

Job ad reference number: STR362604 Close date: Wednesday, 10 January 2021

Find out about the role in more detail and how to apply in the attached Role Description.

Why work for us?

We offer rewarding career opportunities across a wide range of clinical and non-clinical areas across our health service and pride ourselves on providing a work environment that is safe, satisfying, flexible, and promotes a healthy work-life balance.

As a Metro North employee you will benefit from a higher than standard employer contribution to Superannuation of up to 12.75%, access to salary packaging, flexible working arrangements and competitive salary rates with annual incremental increases.

We are committed to providing a diverse and inclusive workplace for our people and our community. We encourage people of all genders, races, ages and abilities to apply for roles within our Health Service.

You can find out more about why it’s so great to work at Metro North here: https://metronorth.health.qld.gov.au/careers

APPLICATIONS RECEIVED VIA THIRD PARTIES (RECRUITMENT AGENCIES ETC.) WILL NOT BE ACCEPTED