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Peninsula Health
Reference Number 24673
Position Title Clinician APARC
Employment Status Permanent Full Time
Location APARC - Beach Street Frankston
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• Generous salary packaging benefits
• Work on the beautiful Mornington Peninsula
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About Peninsula Health
Peninsula Health provides public healthcare services to residents of the Mornington Peninsula.

Our hospitals and emergency departments are located at Frankston and Rosebud, and we provide a wide range of community health, dental, rehabilitation, mental health, palliative care ad aged care services from campuses at Frankston, Hastings, Mornington and Rosebud.

Person centred care is at the heart of everything we do, guided by our values of Services, Integrity, Compassion, Respect and Excellence.

For more information on Peninsula health please feel welcome to visit our website http://www.peninsulahealth.org.au/

Position Summary
The Registered Nurse (RN) is a valued and integral member of the Peninsula Health multidisciplinary team
demonstrating flexibility in caring for patients and their families across the organisation.

The RN works competently within their scope of practice to deliver safe, evidence based person centred
care to achieve optimal health outcomes or a dignified death.

Key Responsibilities

• Assess, plan, implement, evaluate and document comprehensive nursing care within the area in
accordance with evidence based best practice standards and Peninsula Health Values.
• Ensure the safety of the public, patients and staff in relation to the provision of a safe environment from
both OH&S and Infection Control Perspectives.
• Complete all mandatory training as per hospital policy and participate in organised training and
development activities.
• Assist in the orientation of new staff and the supervision and instruction of students.

Essential Criteria
Please refer to the Position Description attached for details.

How to apply
To apply for this position via Seek, please click on 'Apply for this Position' which will re-direct you to our careers page. From our Careers page, to apply or to continue with your application from Seek please click on 'Apply Now' and follow the below steps to finalise your application:

Existing Account Users:
1. Click 'Sign in' and follow the prompts to upload your Resume and Cover letter

New Account Users:
1. Click 'Register' to create an account
2. Once registered, click 'Sign in' in the top right hand corner
3. Type in the reference number (located at the top of the ad)
4. Re click 'Apply Now’ and follow the prompts to upload your Resume and Cover letter

If you experience any issues signing in or registering to our careers page, please feel welcome to contact our HR Hotline on 03 9784 2700.

If you have any questions specific to the positon you are applying for, please feel welcome to contact the hiring manager via the contact details below.


Other Information
• Ensuring the health and safety of our patients, visitors and staff is at the heart of everything we do. As part of this commitment, all new members of our team must complete a National Criminal History Records Check, meet the immunisation requirements of their role and demonstrate evidence of current work rights to work in Australia prior to commencement. You may also be required to provide a Working With Children Check card. To find out more about our quality employment standards and to prepare your application to join our team please visit: https://www.peninsulahealth.org.au/careers/working-preparing-employment/
• Peninsula Health is committed to providing positive employment opportunities and outcomes for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people and welcome employment applications from candidates of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander background.
• Peninsula Health believes in the strength of a diverse and inclusive workforce where each person’s uniqueness is valued. Peninsula Health believes that by embracing the diverse life experiences and perspectives of our people, we will provide high-quality health care to all members of our community – regardless of gender, age, ethnicity, cultural background, disability, religion or sexual orientation.


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Selection Criteria
Contact Person Peter Walsh
Contact Number 0466506631
Contact Email pwalsh@phcn.vic.gov.au
Alternate Contact Person Ingrid Baarsma
Alternate Contact Number 98734900
Closing Date 16/01/2019
Position Description Registered Psychiatric Nurse - APARC.pdf