Positions Vacant

Inglewood & Districts Health Service (IDHS) is an integrated rural health service situated in the Shire of Loddon providing services to more than 5,500 residents. IDHS offers a broad range of services including acute care, community health and hospital and residential aged care. IDHS values respect, choice and equality and our vision is to provide quality health care services.

 

CURRENT EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNTIES

IDHS is going through an exciting period of organisational transformation and we are currently seeking caring and enthusiastic nurses to join our team. If you are committed to helping patients and clients achieve life-long health and wellbeing in an environment that respects each individual’s rights, needs and choices we would love to hear from you!

 

Applicants for all nursing positions must have current AHPRA Registration as a Registered Nurse in the State of Victoria.

All appointments to IDHS are subject to a satisfactory police check.

 

Registered Nurse – 0.8FTE

Endorsed Enrolled Nurse – 0.6FTE

The successful applicants musts be able to demonstrate advanced interpersonal and communication skills and be able to work effectively as part of a team. A thorough understanding of effective infection control practices and a commitment to quality improvement are also essential to be successful in this role.

 Key selection criteria                                          

  • Recent general nursing experience or willingness to gain experience in area of clinical practice
  • Comprehensive assessment, care planning, care delivery and evaluation skills
  • Understanding of the concept of person centred care
  • Sound level of communication skills
  • A preparedness to engage in coaching students and new staff
  • Commitment to collaborative practice and productive working relationships
  • Ability to reflect on own practice
  • Evidence of ongoing Clinical Practice Development

Graduate Nurse – 0.8FTE

As a developing Registered Nurse, the successful applicant must be able to demonstrate the ability to develop and consolidate clinical skills learnt during the Bachelor of Nursing course to provide best practice, evidence based, person-centred health care to consumers in a safe and competent manner.

 

Key selection criteria

  • Well-developed interpersonal and communication skills
  • Demonstrated ability to work as an effective team member
  • Ability to accept direction and feedback to develop as a new practitioner
  • Demonstrated ability to problem solve
  • Effective time management and organisational skills

 

Position Descriptions

Registered Nurse

Endorsed Nurse

Graduate Nurse

 

To apply

To apply, please send a cover letter, your resume and a statement addressing the key selection criteria to recruitment@idhs.vic.gov.au

Applications close on 3 November 2017

For further information, please contact Dallas Coghill, Director Clinical and Community Services by phone – 5431 7007 or e-mail – dcoghill@idhs.vic.gov.au