Nurse Practitioner

  • Company:
    Western NSW Local Health District
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  • Salary:
    negotiable / month
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  • Posted:
    3 days ago
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<div><strong><span style="font-size:small"><img src="" style="width:100%" /></span></strong></div> <div><strong><span style="font-size:small">Employment Type</span></strong><span style="font-size:small">: 1x&nbsp;Permanent&nbsp;Full Time and 1x Permanent Part Time (Jobshare may be considered for both positions)</span></div> <div><span style="font-size:small"><strong>Position Classification</strong>: Nurse Practitioner<br /> <strong>Remuneration</strong>: $62.66 to $67.09 ph plus super<br /> <strong>Hours Per Week</strong>: Various</span><br /> <span style="font-size:small"><strong>Location: </strong></span><span style="font-size:small"><a href="">Forbes NSW</a></span><br /> <span style="font-size:small"><strong>Applications Close: </strong>7 Oct 2020 – 11.59pm</span><br /> <br /> <em><span style="background-color:white; color:red; font-size:small">We are unable to sponsor working visas for this position at this time. </span></em><br /> <br /> <em><span style="background-color:white; font-size:small">Western NSW Local Health District is an equal opportunity employer committed to providing a working environment that embraces and values diversity and inclusion. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, people with disability and people from all backgrounds are encouraged to apply for our advertised positions. If you require any assistance with your application or have any questions about this position, please get in touch with the contact person listed in this advertisement.</span></em></div> <div><br /> <strong><span style="font-size:small">About the opportunity</span></strong></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div> <div><span style="font-size:small">Emergency Nurse practitioner</span></div> <div><span style="font-size:small">&nbsp;</span></div> <div><span style="font-size:small">As an emergency nurse practitioner you&rsquo;ll hold a pivotal role in meeting our goal of &lsquo;healthier rural people &amp; thriving communities&rsquo; in a fast paced and varied environment.&nbsp;&nbsp;Our rural based positions, such as this one, offers the opportunity to expand your skills and fast track your career through gaining a breadth of experience that takes years to achieve in larger facilities.&nbsp; You will be well supported and have the opportunity to operate at the top of your scope of practice.</span></div> <div><span style="font-size:small">&nbsp;</span></div> <div><span style="font-size:small">Providing&nbsp;high quality, evidence based care at an advanced and extended nursing level, you will have the&nbsp;<span style="color:#444444">autonomy to deliver flexible and responsive care, whilst working together with other health care professionals as part of the team.</span></span></div> <div><span style="color:#444444; font-size:small">&nbsp;</span></div> <div><span style="font-size:small">You will be a board endorsed nurse practitioner with&nbsp;extensive experience and qualification at masters level or equivalent in this speciality.</span></div> <div><span style="font-size:small">&nbsp;</span></div> <div><span style="font-size:small">You&rsquo;ll have a high level of confidence and clinical proficiency in carrying out a range of procedures, treatments and interventions, can apply extended practice competencies within a scope of practice and critically appraise and integrate relevant research findings in decision making about health care management and patient interventions.</span></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> </div> <div><span><span style="font-size:small">Provide high quality, evidence based care at an advanced and extended advanced nursing level to achieve quality care outcomes for patients and clients.</span></span><span><span style="font-size:small">&nbsp;</span></span><span><span style="font-size:small">&nbsp;</span></span></div> <div><br /> <span style="font-size:small"><strong>What we can offer you</strong></span></div> <ul> <li><span style="font-size:small">Country living with a meaningful career path</span></li> <li><span style="font-size:small">Paid leave entitlements</span></li> <li><span style="font-size:small">Laundry and Shoe allowances as per the relevant Award</span></li> <li><span style="font-size:small">Monthly ADOs for full time staff</span></li> <li><span style="font-size:small">Generous salary packaging options and other fringe benefits</span></li> <li><span style="font-size:small">Flexible work practices (as appropriate to the position and negotiated with your manager)</span></li> <li><span style="font-size:small">Corporate wellbeing programs, including the </span><a href=" – Fitness Passport.pdf"><span style="font-size:small">Fitness Passport</span></a></li> <li><span style="font-size:small">Opportunities for learning and development, including in-house training with <a href="">My Health Learning</a> and the NSW Health RTO</span></li> <li><span style="font-size:small">Professional growth and accelerated career progression</span></li> </ul> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><strong><span style="font-size:small">Where you&#39;ll be working</span></strong></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><span style="font-size:small">Lachlan Health Service, a part</span><span style="font-size:small"> of the Western NSW Local Health District.&nbsp;For more information on living and working in our beautiful region, visit our website&nbsp;</span><span style="font-size:small"><a href="">Western NSW Health Careers.</a></span></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><span style="background-color:white; font-size:small">Based in Central NSW, Lachlan Health Service provides a range of complementary health services across two campuses, Forbes Hospital and Parkes Hospital.&nbsp; </span></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><span><span style="background-color:white; font-size:small">Both Parkes and Forbes Hospitals are major </span><span style="font-size:small">district health service and procedural hospitals. Parkes Hospital was built in 2015 and Forbes Hospital&rsquo;s refurbishment was completed in 2016 so you know you will be working in bright modern facilities with state of the art equipment.</span></span></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><span style="font-size:small">Services offered across the Lachlan Health Service include emergency, acute and sub-acute medical, rehabilitation and palliative care services, maternity, operating theatre, renal dialysis, chemotherapy, day treatment and medical imaging. Community and primary health services including outreach services to surrounding smaller towns are co-located on both campuses.</span></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><span><span style="font-size:small">With such a broad population and diverse range of services </span><span style="font-size:small">you will have many more opportunities to experience a wide variety of presentations, building your skills base and fast tracking your career.</span></span></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><span><span style="font-size:small">Situated less than half an hour from each other the towns of Parkes and Forbes are vibrant energetic communities </span><span style="background-color:white; font-size:small">offering affordable housing and a great lifestyle, quality education, a strong sporting culture and first class community facilities.&nbsp; The towns are supported by transport, mining, health care, tourism, agriculture and public administration industries and are growing.</span></span></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><span><span style="background-color:white; font-size:small">Parkes is best known for its </span><span style="font-size:small">annual Elvis Festival and the CSIRO Parkes Radio Telescope&nbsp; (&lsquo;the Dish&rsquo;), and Forbes township is a </span><span style="font-size:small">mix of heritage buildings and contemporary public art and is famous for the fabulous foodie event &lsquo;Grazing down the Lachlan&rsquo; following a travelling stock route on the banks of the Lachlan river.</span></span></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><span><span style="background-color:white; font-size:small">Both towns are situated approximately </span><span style="font-size:small">five hours from Sydney, just over an hour from Orange and under two hours&rsquo; drive from Dubbo.&nbsp; Parkes offers three return flights a week to Sydney.</span></span></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><span><span style="background-color:white; font-size:small">For a quick insight into the wonders of the fabulous Parkes district watch these short videos&nbsp;</span><a href=""><span style="background-color:white; font-size:small">here</span></a><span style="background-color:white; font-size:small">&nbsp;and&nbsp;</span><a href=""><span style="background-color:white; font-size:small">here</span></a><span style="font-size:small"> or check out their </span><a href=""><span style="font-size:small">website</span></a><span style="font-size:small">. You can learn more about Amazing Forbes in this </span><a href=""><span style="font-size:small">video</span></a><span style="font-size:small"> and at their website </span><a href=""><span style="font-size:small">here</span></a><span style="font-size:small">.</span></span></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <p style="font-family:Arial"><span style="font-size:small">For more information about the Western NSW Local Health District, </span><span style="font-size:small"><a href=""><span style="font-size:small">watch our video</span></a></span><span style="font-size:small">!</span></p> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div id="textContent"><div><b>Help with your application and how you apply for the position</b></div><div><b><br></b></div><div>To be considered for this position, please ensure you address the Selection Criteria as thoroughly as possible. For information regarding the Selection Criteria and guidance with the application process, pre-employment checks and categories of vaccinations required for this role, please review <a href="">Position Description</a> and also download the <a href="">Guide to Employment with Western NSW booklet</a>. </div><div><br></div><div>Please apply for this position online by clicking ‘Apply for Job’ at the top of this advertisement.</div><div><br></div><div><b>Need more information? </b></div><ul><li>For role related queries or questions please contact Liz Mitchell on <a href=""></a>&nbsp;or (02) 6861 2603.</li></ul><div><b><br></b></div><div><b>Talent pool</b></div><div><b><br></b></div><div>If the selection panel identifies a surplus of suitable candidates for the role, an eligibility list may be created where candidates may be offered casual, permanent or temporary full-time or part-time positions within the next 12 months.&nbsp;</div><div><br></div><div><b>Targeted role</b></div><div><b><br></b></div><div>This is a targeted position in accordance with <b><i>GSE Rule 26: Employment of eligible persons</i></b>. Aboriginal people are encouraged to apply and preference will be given to suitable Aboriginal applicants in order to improve access to employment and career opportunities. Aboriginal applicants will be required to demonstrate Aboriginality in addition to addressing the selection criteria.&nbsp;Applicants can upload their Confirmation of Aboriginality as an attachment to their application.<br></div><div><br></div><div><b>Stepping Up – Close the Gap</b></div><div><b><br></b></div><div>The&nbsp;<a href="">Aboriginal Employment Strategy (AES)</a>&nbsp;is working in partnership with the Western NSW Local Health District to support Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander applicants wishing to apply for this role. For more information please contact&nbsp;the AES recruitment team on (02) 6882 8100 or email <a href=""></a>. 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