Immunisation Nurses - Casual
Brisbane, QLD Join a successful company where profits go to medical research Be a vital part of a professional and supportive team Leading National Provider of Vaccination Services Medvet is a dynamic and successful company specialising in the provision of on-site health and safety services to industry nationally. Medvet is looking for a high performing team member who is passionate about making a difference in people’s lives through innovative and dynamic workplace health programs. We are seeking a flexible immunisation nurse to deliver our on-site vaccination clinics for our corporate clients.
In order to be successful in this role you will have the following qualifications and attributes: To effectively provide influenza vaccinations to healthy populations whilst complying with all relevant legislation, policies and regulations To provide punctual and efficient clinics for our corporate clients To effectively screen and determine suitability of patients for participation within the clinics based on their history and medical profile To receive and track consent from patients compliant with state and federal requirements To liaise with office staff in an effective manner to organise your equipment and replenishment of consumable stock To complete all paperwork in full and punctually as required under the management of the program To provide emergency first aid where required in the event of a reaction to the vaccine or whilst someone is under your care To comply with cold-chain management requirements for the storage and transport of vaccine stock The ability to deliver vaccination clinics to a range of clientele in various locations across the wider Melbourne metropolitan area Essential Skills and Experience: Current nursing registration (AHPRA) Current Immunisation Certificate valid for the relevant state or territory Current CPR or Basic Life Support Current Australian Driver's Licence and reliable car Desirable Skills and Experience: Experience in providing vaccination clinics This position is a casual position commencing March 2018, We are seeking nurses with 2-5 days a week available to work on the program between March and June 2018. The suitable candidate must be willing to drive to clinics around the Brisbane metropolitan area. Please include a covering letter as the first page of your resume addressing the above criteria.