South West - Nannup

Vacancy Number: 1987

Practice Nurse

About the Role
  • Seeking a Registered Nurse to work on a part time basis at Nannup Medical Centre in the South West. We are looking to add to our team a nurse who is passionate about community nursing and thrives on their connection with our patients. Our practice is open from Thursday to Sunday with flexible work hours.

    The Registered Nurse will be responsible for the daily co-ordination of the treatment room: stock control, sterilisation, general maintenance and care of medical instruments and equipment and assist GP’s with procedures and basic investigations including ECG & Spirometry. In addition they wil take responsibility for the triage of patients, chronic disease management and identifying patient educational needs. They will also perform ear syringing, immunisations and management of vaccines.
Experience & Skills
  • Current Registered Nurse AHPRA registration
  • Current CPR certificate
  • Immunisation competency or willingness to obtain
  • Previous experience working in a general practice(desirable)
  • Previous experience with medical software Best Practice(desirable)
  • Australian work rights
  • Strong work ethic
  • Reliable and self motivated with the initiative to work independently
  • Friendly, approachable and respectful to patients and coworkers
What's on Offer
  • Part time position of 16 hours a week. Opportunity to grow caseload
  • Competitive remuneration negotiable dependent upon experience
  • All statutory employment benefits
  • Flexible work hours
  • Relocation support may be offered to eligible applicants through Rural Health West.
Practice Type Community Care
Full Time / Part Time Part time
Map of South West

South West

The South West region of Western Australia offers great diversity, with beautiful coastal environments adjacent to ancient forests.

The South West region includes the major cities of Mandurah (population 67,000), Bunbury (population 60,000) and Busselton (population 31,000), with other towns including Collie, Manjimup, Harvey, Bridgetown and the well-known wine-growing centre of Margaret River.

The region is well-serviced by doctors and specialists and includes the major health centres in Mandurah (Peel Health Campus) and Bunbury (South West Health Campus). 
 
The South West is popular as a holiday destination with coastal town populations swelling over the summer holiday periods and the inland areas being popular camping and adventure activity destinations.