Overview

An exciting opportunity exists for an enthusiastic Enrolled Nurse- medication Endorsed 5 Routes to join the team at Northern Health.

The role:
Kath Atkinson Age unit is a 5 bed Geriatric, Evaluation Unit specialising in management of patients with behaviours related to cognitive impairment, located at the Bundoora Centre of Northern Health’s Continuing Care Programme. The objective of the continuing care programme is to ensure the provision of care for older people and people with chronic conditions and complex needs.

Currently we have a part time position of 60 hours per fortnight available, rotating shifts including, days, evenings & night duty. Our current Enrolled Nurse has now moved on to the next phase of their nursing career as GNP Division 1 nurse.

About you:
A highly dynamic enrolled Nurse (NMBA approved 5 routes) with a wealth of experience in working within an interdisciplinary team.

We can offer:
Health and Wellbeing programs, including our new ‘Thrive’ program
Flexibility in the workplace and extra leave options and support
An inclusive and culturally safe space
Access to salary packaging, EAP, our online library and onsite car parking.

About Northern Health

As an organisation we have a clear focus on how we service and partner with our community, including our strategy of helping the community stay well when at home. Our reputation of community minded, inclusive and progressive is matched to none.

Northern Health is located in the rapidly growing northern suburbs with projected growth the biggest in the state. With a booming, culturally rich and diverse community, and less than an hour’s drive from the CBD (still within the bounds of Myki and ride-sharing), Melbourne’s North is fast becoming a place to be!

Next Steps . . .

If this opportunity sounds like the next step in your career, then we would love to hear from you. Please click on the ‘Apply’ button and follow the prompts. For further details, please contact Leanne Shannon, Nurse Unit Manager at Kath Atkinson Age Unit on 9495 3410.

Work with us! Northern Health is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to attracting and retaining a diverse workforce which reflects the community we serve. Applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, as well as applicants who are LGBTIQ+, who have different abilities, or are from culturally and Linguistically Diverse Backgrounds are encouraged.

Selection Criteria