Registered Nurse - Theatre and Day Surgery

Job no: 857654
Work type: Part time
Location: Far North
Categories: Nursing/Midwifery
  • Flinders and Upper North Local Health Network, Nursing & Midwifery Services, Port Augusta
  • Salary: $72,651 - $99,129 p.a (pro rata) - Ongoing Part Time - RN/M1 


The Registered Nurse Role

The Registered Nurse (Theatre and Day Surgery) provides nursing and/or midwifery services in health service settings. Employees working within this level develop from novice practitioners to a proficient level of professional practice. They consolidate knowledge and skills and develop in capability through continuous professional development and experience. An employee at this level accepts accountability for his or her own standards of nursing/midwifery care and for activities delegated to others. 

Rostered after hours and weekend on-call provisions will apply. The successful applicant will be expected to work across all roles within the Theatre and Day Surgery unit.

Must be registered or eligible for registration as a Nurse/Midwife with the Nursing and Midwifery Board of Australia and who holds, or who is eligible to hold, a current practicing certificate. 

This is a multiple positions part time vacancy, hours to be negotiated and salary will be adjusted according to actual hours worked.

Applicants are encouraged to discuss the flexible working arrangements for this role.

Appointment will be subject to a satisfactory Criminal History Check and appropriate immunisation requirements.


The Region

When you join our dynamic workforce, you will escape the hustle and bustle of city life and be able to take advantage of the endless possibilities for adventure relaxation, recreation and sightseeing. In The Flinders and Upper North Local Health Network, you can experience cultural diversity, outback locations and regional city conveniences, whilst working in innovative roles to improve the community's health outcomes and wellbeing.

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Port Augusta is located 3 hours drive north of Adelaide at the top of the Spencer Gulf. Often known as the "Crossroads of Australia", the junction of 3 major highways. A good-sized country town with real estate opportunities, plenty of shopping facilities, outdoor activities, local cinemas and many eateries. Walking trails, fishing opportunities, natural wonders and heritage sites to explore.  

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  • DHS Working With Children Check (WWCC)
  • National Police Certificate (NPC) for employment involving unsupervised contact with vulnerable groups required for this position (E.g. aged care employment or work involving vulnerable clients) 


Immunisation Risk for this position is - Category A

SA Health Services are required to implement the Addressing vaccine preventable disease: Occupational assessment, screening and vaccination policy in the workplace.

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander applicants are encouraged to apply. Job Ref: 857654



Name: Alison Hoare

Title: Executive Officer/Director of Nursing

Phone: 8668 7506



Application Closing Date

Thursday 2nd May 2024 - 11.55PM



Download File 857654 Registered Nurse - Theatre and Day Surgery Job Pack.pdf

Download File JCS+RegisteredNurse+final.pdf

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