Care Navigator / Practice Nurse

Date published

13 Jan 2022

Location

NSW Other

Job ID

421920

Care Navigator / Practice Nurse

The RFDSSE is seeking an experienced Enrolled Nurse to join the team at Clive Bishop Medical Centre as the Care Navigator / Practice Nurse.

Classifications

  • Healthcare & Medicine
  • Nurse / Midwife
  • Permanent / Full Time

Key points

  • Based in Broken Hill
  • Opportunity for an EN to work in a Practice
  • Generous Salary Packaging

Description

Care Navigator / Practice Nurse
 Broken Hill – Full Time Contract until 30 June 2022
 
The Royal Flying Doctor Service South Eastern Section (RFDSSE) is seeking an experienced and energetic person to work as part of our Clive Bishop Medical Centre (CBMC) Primary Health Team.
 
This role is responsible for the provision of community and social coordination services as part of the Far West Local Health District Integrated Care Staying Healthy Program. The program is focused on patients who have been identified or at risk of developing a lifestyle related chronic disease. 
 
Your role will involve providing support, advocacy, information and access to community resources to assist patients to make changes to their lifestyle behaviours to improve and maintain their health status.
 
To be successful in this role you will require:
  • Enrolled Nurse with non-conditional AHPRA registration;
  • Relevant qualifications - Certificate IV in a health or social and welfare service related field;
  • Current Drivers Licence;
  • Demonstrate a high level of written and verbal communications skills;
  • Be able to prioritise your work and manage time effectively;
  • Demonstrated ability to work with challenging consumers, families and service providers;
  • Demonstrated knowledge and experience in computer skills including word processing and database.
Knowledge of local services, and recent experience in a similar role is desirable.
 
For more information about the Care Navigator position: Please email CBMC Practice Manager, Sheree Quinn at Sheree.Quinn@rfdsse.org.au or phone 8080 3748.
 
To apply: Apply online at our website www.flyingdoctor.org.au/careers
 
Applications close 5:00pm Thursday, 27 January 2022
 
Our Values: Our Values of Reliability, Care, Trust and Safety shape the way we work as individuals, as team members and with the communities we serve.
 
The RFDS (South Eastern Section) is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, colour, religion, sex, national origin, disability, or protected Veteran status.
 
Any published closing dates are estimated, the RFDSSE aim to fill vacancies as quickly as possible.  This means that we will close advert as soon as we have found the right candidate and this may be before the published closing date.  We would therefore advise interested applicants to submit an application as early as possible.