Jacaranda Family Practice is a busy practice on the rise in Wyoming NSW, with a focus on family medicine. We are a dynmaic practice focusing on all areas of general practice including - child/family health, women's health, men's health, chronic disease management and preventative health care.
A typical day in our general practice would see our nurse deal with a range of patients, from simple dressings, minor surgical procedures to childhood immnisations and everything in between.
An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Registered Nurse to join our practice in a job share role role for Thursday and Fridays each week, with a potential for extra hours moving forward. We are looking for a dynamic practice nurse with a cheery manner, a positive -happy can do attitude, who can rapidly adapt to evolving changes, and is a team player.
If you have a passion for making a difference to the lives of patients and want to delve into chronic diseases and preventative health care then our team will support you in expanding your nursing skills and embracing your passion.
Your responsibilities include (not limited to)
· General practice nursing duties such as wound care, assist/setting up for procedure.
· Administration of Immunisations including children
· Managing/Maintaining stocks
· Managing/maintaining vaccine fridges
· Perform health assessment/care plans
· Maintain tidy work place
· Liaise with the practice manager in goal planning for nursing clinics
Working with children's check
National Police Check
Current First Aid/CPR Certificate
Ability to administer IM injections including childhood vaccinations and S/C Meds is essential.
Good understanding of the practice nurse role
Ability to learn and adapt rapidly
Previous experience as a practice nurse / CDM is highly desirable
Opportunity to work in a friendly and supportive work environment
Potential for growing up with a practice which has high aspirations