Enrolled Nurse – Aged Care – Leeton

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

Employment Type : Permanent Part Time
Position Classification : Enrolled Nurse
Remuneration : $57,850.38 – $64,784.91 Per Annum Pro Rata
Hours Per Week : 16
Requisition ID : REQ177010 Vaccination Category: A Applications Close: 18th August 2020

A rewarding career and a fabulous regional lifestyle

Where you will be working

Leeton Health Service is a 71 bed D1a peer grouped Community Hospital. Of the 71 beds, 38 are residential aged care beds and four bassinets.

The facility provides emergency, medical, palliative, obstetric, radiology and aged care services. A range of outpatient and community health services are also provided on the hospital grounds.

Leeton Health Service provides midwifery care with a Midwifery Group Practice, this small team of midwives provides antenatal, birthing and postnatal care to well women and neonates in the hospital setting and the community.

Learn more about the benefits and lifestyle of Leeton

What you will be doing

The Enrolled Nurse works with the registered nurse/midwife (RN/RM) as part of the health care team and demonstrates competence in the provision of person-centred care. Core practice generally requires the EN to work under the direct or indirect supervision of the RN/RM. At all times, the EN retains responsibility for his/her actions and remains accountable in providing delegated nursing care.

At all times, the EN retains responsibility for his/her actions and remains accountable in providing delegated nursing care, and nursing documentation. The need for the EN to have a named and accessible RN/RM at all times and in all contexts of care for support and guidance is critical to patient safety.

Please refer to the Position Description for the essential requirements and full selection criteria. Your application must include a current resume and address all selection criteria.