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Nurse Practitioner - Kapooka Health Centre

·         Permanent Full-Time position

·         Work within a multi-disciplinary clinical team

·         Contribute to positive health outcomes in a unique environment

About You

You are a passionate and dedicated nurse who is committed to providing the highest quality healthcare. With an ability to put patients at ease, your warmth and care is one of your greatest attributes. You are able to work autonomously and thrive in a busy environment where you can undertake advanced clinical responsibilities and make a difference to those in need. You are a respectful and professional person who demonstrates exceptional moral values in everything you do. You are passionate about providing health services and working as part of a multi-disciplinary team to support delivery of the highest standard of care to patients.

About the Role

A Nurse Practitioner is a registered nurse educated and authorised to function autonomously and collaboratively in an advanced and extended clinical role. As Nurse Practitioner you will be responsible for providing general nursing care to patients with the additional ability to undertake tasks such as assisting in emergency medical responses, prescription of medications/vaccinations, ordering diagnostic investigations and direct referral to other health care professionals. You will adhere at all times to the competencies, guidelines and codes of professional standards as detailed by Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency (AHPRA), as well as Defence Policies and Procedures, legislative requirements and clinical governance directives.

To be successful in this role, you will have:

  • The highest levels of personal integrity and ethical behaviour.
  • Master of Nursing (Nurse Practitioner).
  • Current unconditional and unrestricted registration as a Registered Nurse (Division 1), General and Endorsed Nurse Practitioner with AHPRA. 
  • Context of Nurse Practitioner registration shall be within a general adult acute care setting and primary health care environment (excluding practitioners with narrow fields of sub-specialities including paediatrics, geriatrics, oncology, neonatology and midwifery. 
  • Minimum of 2 years full-time (or part-time equivalent) nurse practitioner experience within a general adult acute care setting and primary health care environment within the last 5 years.
  • Recent participation in Continuous Professional Development (CPD) activities in accordance with AHPRA. 
  • Current Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (HLTAID001) certification. 
  • Ability to work independently as well as part of a team to support the delivery of safe, efficient and high quality care to patients. 
  • Demonstrated strong oral and written communication skills and the ability to communicate at all levels of the organisation and externally with a range of personnel.

This is a position of trust and responsibility and to support this we will conduct a thorough probity assessment, which includes a national police check as an essential selection component for this role.

Please note that you must be an Australian Citizen in order to obtain the required Baseline Security Clearance for this role.

About Us

ADF Health Services Contract provides integrated healthcare services to Australian Defence Force (ADF) personnel across Australia.  As part of this newly-awarded contract, Serco, in partnership with Bupa, will provide defence-ready clinical and support staff across 50+ on-base locations nationally, ensuring that ADF personnel have access to quality on-site medical care.  Our staff take pride in delivering quality health services to achieve outstanding care and our new recruits for the ADF Health Services Contract will be no exception.

 At Serco, not only is the nature of the work we do important, everyone has an important role to play, from caring for vulnerable people to managing complex public services.  We are a team of 50,000 people responsible for delivering essential public services around the world in areas including Defence, Transport, Justice, Immigration, Healthcare and Citizen Services.  We are innovators, committed to redesigning and improving public services for the benefit of everyone.  To learn more please visit www.serco.com/ahsc.

Join Us

If you are inspired to make a positive difference and would like to be considered for this opportunity, please submit your cover letter and resume by emailing  ahsccareers@serco-ap.com

Serco values of Trust, Care, Innovation and Pride underpin everything we do.  We are curious, creative and collaborative. Our people help in ways that matter.

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Nurse Practitioner

Exciting opportunities in Canberra

  • Full time and casual roles for immediate start
  • Competitive salary range - $125,000 - $145,000 pa [inclusive super] full-time
  • Practice to the full extent of your scope of practice with collaborative GPs in aged care and in-home care

Home Nurse Services recognises, and is active in growing, the value of nurse practitioners in Australia. We only employ nurse practitioners. We will support you with collaborative GPs, enthusiastic and experienced NP peers, and management that is committed to achieving the best patient outcomes possible.

Currently, we service residential aged care facilities and in-home care customers. If your scope of practice includes any of aged care, primary health, ED, wound care or chronic disease, or you are a NP that would like to transition to aged care, we would be delighted to speak with you. Equally, if you are a newly graduated NP who is looking for support as you grow in experience and confidence, we are the right team for you to join.

With us, you will have autonomy and the opportunity to employ the full extent of your scope of practice. It is likely that travel is required of a position with us, but that travel will typically be limited to within an hour of your home.

If you would consider relocating to Canberra, give me a call to discuss how we might support you.

Please contact Sue Irvine, General Manager, for a confidential discussion and further information on 0419 479 882 or sue.irvine@homenurse.com.au

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Registered Nurse, Oncology

If you want your career to go places then join Department of Health in the Northern Territory.

  • Day Oncology Unit, Alice Springs Hospital
  • Nurse 2 - Remuneration Package Range $73,769 - $97,597
  • Ongoing in Alice Springs

If you want your career to go places then join Department of Health in the Northern Territory. The challenges and opportunities in health and community care in the Territory are like no other in Australia, from remote Aboriginal health to tropical health and urban tertiary care. Continued investments in Aboriginal health, remote health, acute care and community services offer many opportunities for health professionals who want to be part of making a difference.

 

CENTRAL AUSTRALIA HEALTH SERVICE

REGISTERED NURSE, ONCOLOGY

Nurse 2 Remuneration Package Range $73,769 - $97,597

(comprising salary $66,553 - $88,051, superannuation, leave loading and the value of 2 weeks extra recreation leave) In addition to the above packages; professional development allowance and salary sacrifice provisions apply

Day Oncology Unit, Alice Springs Hospital

Ongoing vacancy available

Alice Springs Hospital is inviting applications for the position of N2 clinical nurse to join their Day Oncology Unit.

Alice Springs Hospital is the major acute hospital for Central Australia with a brand new Day Oncology Unit consisting of six chairs and one clinic room.
You will provide excellent specialist treatments in cancer care, as well as adult infusions for a range of conditions.
You will work within a small, close-knit multidisciplinary team to deliver high standards of care to rural and remote patients and work to break down barriers to health care through culturally safe practice and excellent communication with patients and remote health clinics, as well as our remote Oncologists.

Alice Springs is a vibrant, friendly town of approximately 25,000 people. You will always find something to do in Alice Springs from immersing yourself in theatre and arts at Araluen Arts Centre, to camping or hiking along the Larapinta Trail, to getting to know new friends over an excellent cup of coffee at one of our many cafes.

 In your application you will demonstrate:

  • A minimum of 1 years’ experience in Oncology with the ability to demonstrate advanced knowledge of cancer, related drugs and symptom management
  • Current AHPRA registration
  • Current ADAC certification or equivalent
  • Well-developed communication skills with a focus on respect and team work to achieve optimal patient outcomes
  • Commitment to ongoing professional development and continuous quality improvement initiatives

Applications welcomed from any oncology nurses who are ready for a professional change and are excited to join our small committed team.

For further information please contact Olivia Shields on 08 8958 2569 or email olivia.shields@nt.gov.au if you wish to discuss this exciting opportunity further.

Quote vacancy number: 37763

APPLICATION INFORMATION

Applicants should address the selection criteria and provide a current CV and contact details for 2 referees (preferably an email address). For a copy of the Job Description and to apply online please visit www.nt.gov.au/jobs  

Information on the Northern Territory and its great lifestyle is available at www.australiasnorthernterritory.com.au

Note: The preferred or recommended applicant will be required to hold a current Working with Children Clearance notice / Ochre Card (application forms available from SAFE NT @ https://forms.pfes.nt.gov.au/safent) and undergo a criminal history check. A criminal history will not exclude an applicant from this position unless it is a relevant criminal history.

Department of Health is a Smoke Free Workplace

Picture your life out here – www.OurLifeOutHere.nt.gov.au

 

Closing date:                    26/06/2019

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Exciting opportunities for Nurse Practitioners in Western Sydney [Inner West, South West, North West]

  • Full time and casual roles for immediate start
  • Competitive salary range AUD$125,000 - $145,000
  • Practice to the full extent of your scope of practice with collaborative GPs in aged care and in-home care

Home Nurse Services recognises, and is active in growing, the value of nurse practitioners in Australia. We only employ nurse practitioners. We will support you with collaborative GPs, enthusiastic and experienced NP peers, and management that is committed to achieving the best patient outcomes possible.

Currently, we service residential aged care facilities and in-home care customers. If your scope of practice includes any of aged care, primary health, ED, wound care or chronic disease, or you are a NP that would like to transition to aged care, we would be delighted to speak with you. Equally, if you are a newly graduated NP who is looking for support as you grow in experience and confidence, we are the right team for you to join.

With us, you will have autonomy and the opportunity to employ the full extent of your scope of practice. It is likely that travel is required of a position with us, but that travel will typically be limited to within an hour of your home.

Please contact Sue Irvine, General Manager, for a confidential discussion and further information on 0419 479 882 or sue.irvine@homenurse.com.au

Posted 21 May 2019

SADAG

Nurse Practitioner and Nurse Practitioner Candidate South Australia

The Nurse Practitioner/ Nurse Practitioner Candidate Drug and Alcohol Community Outpatient Services will deliver evidenced based clinical practice within and across DASSA's Community based regional (metro and country) clinical services, including reviewing clients whose compliance and adherence to treatment is suboptimal, providing  prescribing services within a defined medication formulary (NP), consultancy for nurses stabilising new clients and provide comprehensive biopsychosocial assessment including history and physical examination of clients experiencing substance use disorders. The Nurse Practitioner/Nurse Practitioner Candidate will act with autonomy and undertake nursing care and clinical decision making within the defined scope of practice. The role will provide consultancy for GPs involved in the 'Suboxone Opioid Substitution Programme' (SOSP), and seek to improve health outcomes and treatment retention for vulnerable high risk groups including post release prisoners. 

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. For appointment at Nurse Practitioner level you must have a requisite Masters and demonstrated competence in the relevant area of nursing in accordance with the appropriate standards of practice, for appointment at Nurse Practitioner Candidate level you must have commenced or is willing to commit to completing an Accredited Nurse Practitioner (Masters) study course and demonstrated competence in the relevant area of nursing in accordance with the appropriate standards of practice  you will bring experience in the leadership and direction of student nurses, enrolled nurses and less experienced registered nurses. With the ability to work effectively within a multidisciplinary team and prioritise workloads, you will be creative, innovative and flexible when approaching issues within the healthcare setting.

Job number 690839

Further information and to apply click here

Applications close 31 May 2019

Posted 19 May 2019

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