Vacancy Details


Vacancy Info:

Attention Line
Practice RN required 3 days per week
Vacancy Type
Practice Nurse
Position Title
Practice Nurse
Hours Per Week
Part Time
Eligible 3GA placement?
Eligible OMPS placement?
Position From
09 Nov 2018
Ad Expiry Date
09 Feb 2019
Date Posted
14 Jun 2016
Date Updated
09 Nov 2018

Description

Position Description

Swansea Medical Centre is seeking an experienced RN 3 days per week .The successful applicant will enjoy working as part of a team which focuses on the provision of high quality care and preventative health. Applicants must be flexiable with hours and be able to assist with covering sick and annual leave when required. Our practice provides a warm and supportive environment with a strong commitment to professional development and quality improvement.

Essentials Description

Current registered nurse . Previous experience in a general practice would be appreciated but not essential, will train the right candiate. Must have a keen interest in general practice nursing which involves multi tasking and skills in a wide range of areas including but not limited to : Preventative Health , Diabeties , Wound Care , Childhood Health ,Caring for the Elderly and Chronic Disease Management. Does not have to be an accreditated immunisor but must have a willingness to undertake in due course. Must be able to work as a team and be committed to quality improvement processes within our accreditated practice .

Desirables Description

Highly regarded attributes of the successful applicant would include skills in : Chronic Disease Management ,Health Assessments ( including >75 years , ATSI and Child Health Checks ) , Immunisations , Travel Health , Wound Care , Asthma/spirometry , ECG and assisting Minor Procedures. Familiarity with EPC items such as GPMP's and TCA 's, although training on their use in our specific practice will be given . A special interest in Diabeties would be highly regarded. Experience using the Best Practice program would be an advantage although not essential .

Description of Facilities

Swansea Medical Centre is a large accreditated practice consisiting of a team of highly motivated health professionals committed to the provision of high quality care . There are 7 GP's , 2 RN's , 1 EN and is supported by excellent reception staff . There are 2 dedicated treatment rooms and 1 nurse consult room which is used primarily for Chronic Disease Management .The practice is supported by onsite pathology and a dietician and also works closely with a large variety of other allied health professonials all within walking distance . Shops and pharmacies are nearby .

Description of Benefits

Position is based on Nurses Award conditions for a Registered Nurse . Pay rate is above award and will be negotiated according to level of experience and skills applicable to our practice .

Contact Details:

Practice Name
Swansea medical Centre
Contact Name
Jade/Debbie
Contact Email
Main Phone
Secondary Phone

Address

45 Jospheson Street
Swansea, NSW, 2281