Registered Nurse - Penrith

08 June 2021

Established Medical Centre in Penrith with friendly staff and patients require Registered Nurses for maternity leave contract. Part-time positions with various shifts available.

Practice opening hours are:
Monday to Friday 7am - 7pm
Saturday to Sunday 8am - 6pm

About the role

Required hours to be filled by multiple nurses:
Monday: 9am – 7pm
Tuesday: 9am – 7pm
Wednesday: 7am – 5pm
Thursday: 9am – 7pm
Every Saturday: 8:30am – 1:30pm
Alternate Sunday: 8:30am – 1:30pm
Extra hours available to cover leave and sick leave.

Duties and responsibilities include, but not limited to:
  • Triage
  • Immunisations
  • Wound care management
  • Assisting doctors with procedures
  • Health assessments
  • GP management plans and team care arrangements
  • Chronic disease management
  • Cold chain management
  • Infection control and equipment sterilisation
Essential criteria:
  • Appropriate tertiary qualification
  • current National AHPRA Registration
  • Current CPR certification + WWCC + National Police Check
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Ability to organise and prioritise competing workloads
  • Ability to work independently and use initiative as well as being able to work as a reliable member of a team
  • Provide a caring and collaborative approach to patient care
Desirable criteria:
  • Nursing experience
  • A genuine interest in Primary Care Nursing and understanding of the needs of General Practice
  • Immunisation Certificate or a good working knowledge of the current NSW Childhood Immunisation Schedule
  • Excellent computer skills and proficiency with Best Practice medical software

To apply

Please submit your resume and cover letter (clearly stating the hours and days you are available) through Seek.