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Registered Nurse - Defence - Tindal

Reference

ADF - 06

Contract Type

Permanent

Speciality

Registered Nurse (RN/RGN)

Town/City

Katherine, NT

Salary

$46 to $51 Per Hour

Benefits

Variety of lifestyle discounts through the Serco Benefits program

Closing Date

01/01/2022

Registered Nurse Defence Force

About Us

Greenstaff Medical Australia is a specialist healthcare staffing agency who provides high quality talent across Australia. As a renowned recruiter in the industry, we offer a range of short and long-term contracts. By working with us, you will gain access to great rewards including refer-a-friend bonuses, and other great incentives. You will also have your own dedicated consultant and compliance team to take care of you along the way.

About ADF

ADF Health Services provides integrated healthcare services to Australian Defence Force (ADF) personnel across Australia. As part of this newly awarded contract, Serco, in partnership with Bupa, provide defence-ready clinical and support staff across 50+ on-base locations nationally, ensuring that ADF personnel have access to quality on-site medical care. Our staff take pride in delivering quality health services to achieve outstanding care and our new ADF Health Services employees are no exception.

About the Role

A nursing career like no other, we have a unique opportunity for permanent full-time and casual civilian nurses at the Tindal Health Centre, located near the town of Katherine. You will play a vital part in providing quality clinical care to patients and undertaking medical administration, as well as engaging with patients in a positive and professional way. Your day will involve coordinating sick parades, including triage, assessment, outpatient treatment, wound care, health promotion services, managing vaccination clinics, managing patient clinical records and filing of hard copy reports. The role is a mix of patient care and computer based medical administration. You can expect to feel a unique sense of accomplishment and pride from caring for those who serve and protect our country. The health facility at Tindal comprises of a ten bed day stay inpatient facility, and outpatient care support to aviation operations and the transit population. Alongside this the centre offers a medical and dental sick parade, physiotherapy, pharmacy and health promotion programs. Here you will have the opportunity to work in a collaborative multidisciplinary team that support your professional development.

About You

You are a passionate and dedicated Registered Nurse who is committed to providing the highest quality healthcare. You can work autonomously and thrive in a busy environment where you enjoy working as part of a multi-disciplinary team. Alongside your engaging manner, you have a positive work attitude, outstanding communication skills and a strong people focus, enabling you to engage effectively with patients and team members alike.

We would love to hear from you if you have:

  • Current unconditional and unrestricted registration as a Registered Nurse with the Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency (AHPRA).
  • 2 years full-time Post Graduate experience (or part-time equivalent) within the previous 5 years in a Health Care Setting (such as, primary health care, acute care, medical/surgical)
  • Recent participation in Continuous Professional Development (CPD) activities Current First Aid (HLTAID003) and Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (HLTAID001) certification.
  • Demonstrated experience and competency with or without a qualification in venepuncture and cannulation.
  • Attention to detail for computer based medical administration

We support our colleagues to be their best by offering a wide range of educational, financial, lifestyle, health & wellbeing benefits; these include:

  • Five weeks annual leave
  • CPD leave
  • Support through CPD assistance that helps financially with fees for courses
  • Variety of lifestyle discounts through the Serco Benefits program
  • Wellbeing programs, including Fitness Passport
  • Volunteer leave and leave for reservists
  • Working hours are life-style friendly, Mon to Thurs - 7.30am to 4pm and 7:30am to 1:30pm on Fridays
  • Provision of uniform

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