Position Details
Reference Number 11495
Position Title Enrolled Nurse - Community Home Care Program
Employment Type Part Time
Entity UnitingSA
Location 70 Dale Street, Port Adelaide SA 5015
Award Classification Nurses (ANMF - South Australian Private Sector) Award - Enrolled General Nurse Y4 with Diploma
Travel Requirements Metropolitan
Position Summary
  • CASUAL
  • Salary packaging benefits (tax-free not-for-profit)
  • Training & professional development provided

ABOUT UCWPA

A career at UnitingCare Wesley Port Adelaide (UCWPA) offers exciting rewards and opportunities for anybody wanting to make a difference to their community. UCWPA provides community services which improve the quality of life for aged, unemployed and homeless people, families, children, youth, people with a mental health disability and people from culturally and linguistically diverse backgrounds and is one of the larger organisations providing quality aged care services in South Australia.

ABOUT THE ROLE

We currently have an opportunity for a casual Enrolled Nurse to join our Home and Community Care Program. We are seeking a professional and enthusiastic Enrolled Nurse that enjoys working in a busy environment and strives to deliver the very best care to our consumers.  

Key responsibilities include:

  • Providing quality clinical care in accordance to individuals assessed needs for clients living in their own homes
  • Assist in the monitoring of client care plans and participate in clinical auditing to ensure appropriate care outcomes are achieved
  • Maintain accurate and up to date records and databases
  • Possess basic clinical skills i.e. wound and continence care

To be successful in the role you will have:

  • Current registration as an Enrolled Nurse (Endorsed) with APHRA
  • Clinical skills and experience in the Community/Home Care sector
  • Well-developed communication and time management skills
  • The ability to work as part of a multi-disciplinary team
  • Current DCSI Child Related Employment clearance
  • Current  SA Driver's Licence
  • Current Seniors First Aid Certificate

You will also demonstrate a positive and professional "can-do" attitude, excellent verbal communication skills, with the ability to work equally well as a member of a team or working alone. We would like the successful candidate to commence as soon as possible. If you feel that you are well organised and have a good work ethic then please apply.

We aim to increase the diversity of our workforce to better meet the differing needs of our clients and to improve equal employment opportunity for our employees.

FOR MORE INFORMATION:

Enquiries to: Melissa McGrath, Team Leader Transitional Care Program on 0459 845 993

Previous applicants need not apply.

Applications close: COB Thursday 17th August 2017

 

Contact Person Melissa McGrath
Contact Number 0459845993
Alternate Contact Person Simon Pavelic
Alternate Contact Number 0417104803
Closing Date 17/08/2017
Job and Person Specification Enrolled Nurse.pdf