Enrolled Nurse (Medication Endorsed)- Northside Mental Health Unit (504839)

 
  • Tasmania Government
  • Australia, Tas
  • Jul 22, 2021
Medicine Part-time

Job Description:

The Tasmanian Health Service is seeking interest from applicants for an Enrolled Nurse (Medication Endorsed) vacancy.

Salary

$59,976 to $66,421 pro-rata per annum

Classification

Enrolled Nurse Grade 2

Award

Nurses and Midwives (Tasmanian State Service) Award

Period of Employment

Fixed term, part time, shift work (fully rotational), working 56 hours per fortnight, commencing as soon as possible until 16 April 2023.

Location

Northside Mental Health Unit

Duties

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/midwife to achieve planned patient outcomes. The Enrolled Nurse will also:

  • Deliver evidenced based care in accordance with the nursing care plan under the direction and supervision of the registered nurse/midwife.

  • Contribute to the development of patient/client nursing care plans, the evaluation of care and healthcare information in collaboration with the registered nurse/midwife.

  • Participate in decision making with the multidisciplinary team to achieve planned patient outcomes.

  • Assist in the collection of comprehensive clinical data from the patient/client and/or family.

Essential Requirements

  • 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:

a) Crimes of Violence

b) Sex Related Offences

c) Serious Drug Offences

d) Crimes involving dishonesty

2. Identification check

3. Disciplinary action in previous employment check

Applicants should note that, for a period of six months from the date of publication, this selection process may be used to fill subsequent or similar full time and part time vacancies.

(image) Generic Enrolled Nurse (North) G2 (February 2021) (1).pdf
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(image) Applicant Guide.pdf
(image) Applicant Guide.docx

How to apply

Apply Online. Please click the blue "Apply now" button on this screen.

This ensures important questions about you are answered.

You will be prompted to complete an online application form and to complete/upload your selection criteria responses and attach your resume. Please note that attachments must be in Microsoft Word or PDF format.

Referee details are submitted as part of the online application so make sure you have the contact details of two referees before applying.

For further information contact

Jarrod Bannon
Nurse Unit Manager – Northside Mental Health Unit
Phone: (03) 6777 6765
Email: [email protected]

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