Registered or Enrolled Nurse - Wynyard Medical Centre (Wynyard)

Wynyard Medical Centre

Location: North West Tasmania       Occupation: Nursing and Midwifery       Position Type: Full Time, Permanent, Part Time      

Wynyard Medical Centre has recently expanded their physical premises and since then it has been providing a vast variety of medical services including Allied Health. If you are tired of working shift work and weekends, and want to further your career within general practice then this is the position for you! The successful candidate will join their experienced team of health care professionals as they work together to meet the growing health care needs of their community.

The Position

Wynyard Medical Centre value their staff and are seeking a dedicated, professional enrolled/registered nurse, preferably with general practice experience to join their existing team of nurses. The team consists of two experienced senior registered nurses and two other enrolled nurses. This position is for full time hours, but a part time role can be negotiated for the right applicant.

Working as an enrolled/ registered nurse at Wynyard Medical Centre you will be expected to undertake a range of nursing duties including, but not limited to: wound care, ECG’s, blood collection, assisting in minor surgical procedures, triage, health assessments, immunisations for adults as well as children, employment medicals, care planning and chronic disease management. You must also be able to demonstrate excellent interpersonal, organisational, priortisation skills as well as the ability to work as a member of a team to support the general practitioners.

As they use medical software to document patient notes it is desirable that the successful candidate has sound computer skills.

Current Registration with AHPRA as an enrolled/registered nurse is essential. Experience working in general practice will be highly regarded but training will be available to the right applicant.

The Organisation

The practice is situated in the picturesque North West coastal township of Wynyard in Tasmania, (population 6000).

Wynyard Medical Centre is committed to providing its patients with a high standard of care for the benefit of each patient’s health and well being.

Wynyard Medical Centre is a readily accessible, high quality medical service for all patients, their families and carers. It provides a friendly, caring environment where the contribution of all team members is valued and recognised and the respect for the needs of the individual patient is a priority.

Wynyard Medical Centre opened the doors to their redevelopment project in 2018 which increased the number of consulting rooms to 13 and added 2 dedicated rooms for allied health professionals, a procedure room as well as a dedicated 4 bed nurse triage-treatment room.

This is a purpose built practice and all consulting rooms at the practice are fully equipped with the latest technology and equipment.

What's on offer?

No shift work, no weekend or public holiday work and roster flexibility will give anyone that joins this team a great work/life balance.

Diverse range of nursing duties to consolidate your current skills as well as develop new skills and educational opportunities.

Be a part of their multidisciplinary health care team which includes GP's, allied health professionals - dietitian, physiotherapist, podiatrist, chiropractor, optometrist, respiratory technician, diabetes educator and psychologist. You will have the support from a friendly team of administration staff and the potential to become a valued and trusted member of the community.

Access to a friendly small town community which includes 3 Primary Schools, 1 high school, 2 pharmacies, 1 child care centre, local shopping including Woolworths.

Application Instructions

Don’t delay, apply now and please include a CV and brief cover letter.

Date advertised: Thursday 15th October 2020
North West Tasmania

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