Registered Nurse / Registered Midwife
Take the next step in your nursing career in our friendly team environment in the fabulous seaside location of Wallaroo on the Yorke Peninsula. Working in the small but busy perioperative suite, you will provide scrub, scout, and recovery/anaesthetic nursing services. You will also assist with the provision of professional high quality patient care within the Acute Ward aimed at improving patient health outcomes. Providing direct nursing care on a shift by shift basis, you will assess individual patient needs and plan, implement or coordinate appropriate service delivery from a range of accepted options. The Wallaroo Hospital is a learning organisation, with family friendly and flexible working conditions. Being part of Country Health SA means you will be supported both personally and professionally, can take advantage of education and training opportunities, will have access to flexible working hours and be part of an inter-professional approach to holistic health care.
You will be registered or eligible for registration as a Nurse and or Nurse/Midwife by the Nursing and Midwifery Board of Australia, and hold or be eligible to hold a current practicing certificate. In addition, you will have demonstrated competence in a range of practice settings, which may include midwifery, medical, surgical, and paediatrics, and Accident and Emergency. Along with your ability to prioritise workloads and work effectively within a multidisciplinary team, you will possess excellent communication skills including, problem solving, conflict resolution and negotiation skills. Perioperative experience would be an advantage. Job Ref: 530327.
Appointment will be subject to a satisfactory Department of Communities and Social Inclusion (DCSI) Criminal History Check.