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Registered Nurses - Laurel Hospice

Apply now Job no: 636150
Work type: Casual
Location: Adelaide Metro Southern
Categories: Nursing/Midwifery

  • Southern Adelaide Local Health Network,  Laurel Hospice
  • Salary: $30.22 p/hr - $41.24 p/hr,  Plus 25 % casual loading applies – Casual  - RN/RM1


This role presents an opportunity to practice palliative care in a supportive team environment. Laurel Hospice is a new and beautiful facility with links to Flinders University and opportunities for professional development. Optimising the patient and family experience for those receiving care in Laurel Hospice, you will undertake assessment, care planning, nursing care and evaluation of care provided within the specialise palliative care unit. Working with patients with a life limiting illness, you will engage in complex symptom management and care planning/activation with patients and their families. You will also provide bereavement support with a high degree of sensitivity and compassion, and support less experienced staff by role modelling excellence in clinical practice. The Southern Adelaide Local Health Network provides care for around 341,000 people living in the Southern Metropolitan area of Adelaide as well as providing a number of state-wide services, and services to those regional areas. More than 7,000 skilled staff provides high quality patient care, education, research and health promoting services.

You will be registered or eligible for registration as a Nurse by the Nursing and Midwifery Board of Australia, and hold or be eligible to hold a current practicing certificate. With demonstrated competence in specialist palliative care practice in accordance with the appropriate standards, you will have effective communication skills, including problem solving, conflict resolution and negotiation skills. With the ability to work effectively within a multidisciplinary team, you will have a demonstrated commitment to providing consumer and family centred care.

The South Australian public sector promotes diversity and flexible ways of working including part-time. Applicants are encouraged to discuss the flexible working arrangements for this role.

Appointment will be subject to a satisfactory Criminal History Check.

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander applicants are encouraged to apply.  Job Ref: 636150

Download File 636150 Registered Nurse Laurel Hospice Job Pack.doc.pdf

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