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Peninsula Health
Reference Number 24622
Position Title Enrollled Nurse (Endorsed)
Employment Status Permanent Full Time
Location Frankston Hospital
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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 centered 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

Applicants are sought for the position of Enrolled Nurse, medication endorsed, (Psychiatry), for our 15 bed Aged Acute Mental Health Inpatient Unit (Ward 1 West), Peninsula Health Mental Health Service, Frankston Hospital site. 1 West is dynamic, patient centred, team orientated, friendly environment.

As an EEN you will work in partnership with the Nursing Team & Associate Nurse Unit Managers to provide clinical care on a shift-by-shift basis.

Peninsula Health is committed to providing high quality health care services that are integrated, easily accessible, caring, and person and family centred to the Frankston and Mornington Peninsula communities. The role of employees in achieving this is recognized through attention to workplace culture, environment and capacity building.

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.

Essential Criteria

Please refer to the Position Description for more information.


• Supportive and dynamic team environment
• Salary packaging benefits
• Career development
• The successful applicant will work a seven day rotating roster with an Accrued Day Off

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 Essential: Enrolled Nurse with current NMBA registration.
Essential: Demonstrated clinical knowledge and skills commensurate with experience and scope of practice.
Essential: Able to use basic computer software applications.
Essential: Communicates well with and relates to consumers from a wide range of cultures and backgrounds
Desirable: Able to demonstrate ongoing commitment to professional development.
Desirable: Is able to identify continuous improvement opportunities for improved patient/consumer outcomes.
Desirable: Takes responsibility for own actions and is proactive and self-starting
Contact Person Esther Murray
Contact Number 7129
Alternate Contact Person Michelle Snell
Alternate Contact Number 97847891
Closing Date 20/12/2018
Position Description 24622 - Enrolled Nurse with IR.pdf