Enrolled Nurse - Mater Young Adult Health Centre Brisbane (MYAHCB)
Job no: 493498
Work type: Fixed Term
Location: South Brisbane
Categories: Enrolled Nurse
About the role
The Mater Young Adult Health Centre Brisbane (MYAHCB) has an exceptional opportunity for an experienced and enthusiastic Enrolled Nurse to join the team on a fixed term full time basis from the 15th February 2021 to the 17th October 2021.
MYAHCB offers specialised healthcare environment for patients predominately aged 16-25 and their families. Featuring innovative service models focused on the primary condition as well as the associated impacts on adolescent social, emotional, and educational development, the service will help patients and their families through transition from paediatric healthcare services into care during the young adult period and subsequent transition to adult services. At all times, the focus will be on providing a complete care package to meet the emotional and physical healthcare needs of the patient.
The comprehensive service will demonstrate excellence in the management of all adolescent and young adult patients where there is an identified need and an evidenced clinical benefit. In addition to managing patients with chronic and complex conditions such as Diabetes, Cystic Fibrosis, complex urology conditions, and Inflammatory Bowel Disease, the Mater Young Adult Health Service will deliver programs across a broad spectrum of specialties relevant to the adolescent and young adult cohort.
Salary range: $31.42 - $33.46 (Enrolled Nurse) per hour plus superannuation
What you’ll be doing
As a MYAHCB Enrolled Nurse you will be responsible for following and supporting the Nurse Manager and Registered Nurses in providing exceptional nursing functions within the service. You will also be required to participate in your own personal development and contribute to activities aimed at improving patient care outcomes within MYAHCB.
Please Note: We do require applicants to be available over ALL shifts across a 24/7 roster including early, late and night shifts. Rosters are provided 2-4weeks in advance with 8 and 12hr shift patterns available.
To be considered for this role you must have:
- Current AHPRA registration to practice as an Enrolled Nurse (no restrictions)
- Considerable post-graduate experience within a hospital environment, preferably within a Surgical/Medical environment
- An understanding of Young Adults and their healthcare needs
- Demonstrated effective communication and clinical problem-solving skills to maximise patient care within the multidisciplinary team
- Knowledge and commitment to the continuous improvement of health care and nursing practice
- Commitment and responsibility for professional practice through continuing professional development of self and others
Why join us?
In return for your skills, effort and enthusiastic commitment you will have the opportunity to work for an Australian leader in the field of Health, Education and Research and work with a team who make a real difference to the lives of our patients, consumers and community.
Mater provides benefits not offered in other workplaces. In addition to being part of a workplace that offers compassionate care in the spirit of the Sisters of Mercy, you will have opportunities to increase your take-home pay with our salary packaging options.
Closing date for applications is Tuesday 26 January 2021
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