Palliative Care Registered Nurse
Employment Type : Temporary Full Time (Up to 29 Sep 2019) Position Classification : Registered Nurse Remuneration : $62,619.50 - $87,926.11 pa plus super Hours Per Week : 38 Requisition ID : REQ64568 Number of FTE: 1.
00 Location: Dubbo NSW - Providing outreach to North West NSW. Applications Close: 26 Sep 2018 - 11.59pm What we can offer you Country living with a meaningful career path Paid leave entitlements Monthly ADO's for full time staff Generous salary packaging options and other fringe benefits Flexible work practices Corporate wellbeing programs, including the Fitness Passport Opportunities for learning and development, including in-house training with RTO My Health Learning Professional growth and accelerated career progression Where you'll be working The position is based at Dubbo Health Service and provides outreach Palliative Care Services to the Bourke and Walgett regions of North West NSW, a part of the Western NSW Local Health District.
For more information on living and working in our beautiful region, visit our website Western NSW Health Careers. What you'll be doing The Palliative Care Registered Nurse is an integral part of the multidisciplinary healthcare team providing specialist nursing care to people with life limiting illness, their care-givers and family within the person's home, in-patient facilities and residential aged care facilities. To apply, please address the following Selection Criteria Current Authority to Practice as a Registered Nurse with the Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency (AHPRA) and a licence to drive in NSW with the ability to drive for work purposes including overnight stays.
Demonstrated ability to practice in accordance with the Registered Nurse Standards of Practice, Code of Ethics for Nurses, and Code of Professional Conduct for Nurses (Nursing and Midwifery Board of Australia). Demonstrated understanding of the principles and practice of palliative care including symptom management. An understanding of patient centred care and demonstrated ability to work effectively both independently and as part of the multi-disciplinary health care team.
Recent clinical experience relevant to the position and commitment to quality improvement, practice development and evidence-based practice. Demonstrated ability to lead, supervise, delegate, and negotiate with others to deliver quality nursing care. Demonstrated ability to effectively prioritise and organise workload and deliver care with integrity and accountability.
Demonstrated effective clinical communication through the use of information technology, written and verbal means; and sound interpersonal skills including the ability to communicate with a diverse range of people in a sensitive manner. Need more information? Click here for the Position Description Find out more about applying for this position For role related queries or questions contact Patricia Canty on Patricia.Cantyhealth.
nsw.gov.au on (02) 6870 8888.