Position Details


Reference Number 20814
Position Title Enrolled Nurse - Launceston
Employment Type Casual
Entity Community Care
Location Launceston Service Centre
Award Classification CHCS - Nursing EA 2014 - CCC - Casual EN Lvl 2 Year 1
Hours 0
Job Advertisement
About the role

We are looking for an Enrolled Nurse (EN) to join our friendly team working with aged, community and post-acute clients in the Launceston area on a casual basis.

Our EN’s play a critical role in providing nursing services and personal care to our clients . They are responsible for providing assistance to each client in accordance with their service plan as well as assisting in monitoring the safety and well-being of clients and showing commitment to best practice and clinical excellence whilst ensuring our clients receive the highest standard of care.

We are seeking a qualified EN who has worked within the community previously and understands the significance of helping those to remain independent in their own homes.

 

What you bring  

  • Current EN certification, first aid certificate and a nurses’ board registration with APHRA
  • Proficiency using MS Office and the ability to learn/adapt to new systems
  • Strong communication skills and the ability to work in ambiguous situations
  • Current Australian Drivers Licence
  • Candidates with community experience will be highly regarded
  • Flexibility to work additional hours during the week or weekend when required

 

Benefits

This is an excellent opportunity to be a part of a leading mission based health care organisation. We offer paid parental leave, salary packaging, career progression, flexible working hours and training and skills development. Calvary is also proud to be recognised as a leader in gender equality.  Further details are available here: https://www.calvarycare.org.au/careers/benefits/

 

About Calvary

Calvary is a national Catholic provider of health, community and aged care services operating in six states and territories. Our services include public and private hospital care, acute and sub-acute care, home care services and retirement and aged care services, in both rural and metropolitan areas.  Calvary employs over 11,000 people and has over 1,500 volunteers.

 

Calvary continues the mission of the Sisters of the Little Company of Mary, a mission focused on caring for those who are sick, dying and in need.  We express our values of hospitality, healing, stewardship and respect through “being for others” exemplified by the Spirit of Calvary and the example of Venerable Mary Potter.

 

How to join the team

To join our diverse, compassionate and dedicated team for a rewarding Calvary career, please submit an online application.

 

As part of the application process, you may be required to participate in a health evaluation, which could include face to face assessment, psychometric and drug and alcohol testing, to ensure your suitability for the role.

 

Please note we are unable to accept emailed applications or resumes and phone calls from recruitment agencies.

 

Our values of Hospitality, Healing, Stewardship and Respect underpin all that we do. As an Equal Opportunity Employer we welcome and support applications by people from various life experiences, cultures and faiths and work together to provide options that empower and enrich our clients.

Selection Criteria Essential: Have you resided overseas for 12 months or more in the last 10 years since turning 16? If you select yes you will be required to contact the relevant overseas police force to obtain a criminal or police record check.
Essential: Are you aware of any pre-existing injury or disease that may be affected by the work? Note: Under Section 82 (7&8) of the Accident Compensation Act 1985 failure to disclose information regarding pre-existing injuries or diseases may result in the employee not being entitled to Workers Compensation.
Essential: Do you hold a nurses’ board registration with APHRA?
Contact Person Jan Badcock
Contact Number 0477 728 124
Contact Email Jan.Badcock@calvarycare.org.au
Closing Date 22/01/2019
Position Description & Supporting Documents
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