Enrolled Nurse (502094)

  • Tasmania Government
  • Australia, Tas
  • Nov 14, 2023
Medicine Full-time, Part-time

Job Description:

The Department of Health have an exciting opportunity for motivated Enrolled Nurses to join their team located on the Comprehensive Care Medical Unit at North West Regional Hospital.

The Role:

Located on the Medical Unit at North West Regional Hospital, the Enrolled Nurse provides direct patient/client centred nursing care to assigned patients/clients, within the scope of practice of an enrolled nurse and under the direction and supervision of a registered nurse to achieve planned patient outcomes in partnership with patients, families and the multidisciplinary team.

The Medical Unit team are supportive with the values of the unit being Teamwork, Respect, Empathy and Patient Centred Care.

Note: - Please refer to the Statement of Duties for all the selection criteria of this position to address in your application.

The Ward:

The Comprehensive Care Medical Unit at Northwest Regional Hospital consists of a 27 bed General Medical Ward, a 15-bed Isolation/ General Medicine Unit and an 8 bed Acute Medical Unit (AMU) for short stay patients. We specialise in providing care to people living with complex medical conditions including acute stroke, palliative care and end of life nursing , sepsis , respiratory and cardiac conditions and acute delirium. The Isolation area provides care for various transmission-based infections including COVID 19.

Staff will have the opportunity to be rotated through all areas of the Medical Unit.

Opportunities for ongoing professional development and learning of Comprehensive Care Medical Nursing are available, supported and encouraged to ensure optimal care for patients with our team of Nurse educators.

Details of Appointment

Permanent, full time and part time, shift-worker positions available, working up to 76 hours per fortnight, commencing as soon as possible.

Salary: $66,811 - $69,835 pro rata, per annum + 11% superannuation + access to salary packaging


Successful applicants will be required to meet the essential criteria:

  1. Registered with the Nursing and Midwifery Board of Australia as an Enrolled Nurse (holds a Board-approved qualification in administration of medicines)

The Head of the State Service has determined that the person nominated for this job is to satisfy a pre‑employment check before taking up the appointment, on promotion or transfer. The following checks are to be conducted:

  1. Conviction checks in the following areas:
  1. Identification check
  2. Disciplinary action in previous employment check.

Download the Statement of Duties and any Associated Documents

We encourage you to review the Applicant Guide, Statement of Duties, prior to applying for an overview of the duties, program, selection process and selection criteria.

Statement of Duties

Applicant Guide

How to Apply

Apply Online. Please click the "Apply" button on this screen. This ensures important questions about you are answered.

You will be prompted to complete a 1-2 page application detailing your experience, skills and knowledge as they relate to the attached Statement of Duties.

Please note:

For more information

Maxine Munting

Position: NUM Medical Ward
Phone: (03) 6493 6415
E-mail: maxine.munting@ths.tas.gov.au

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