YORKE AND NORTHERN LOCAL HEALTH NETWORK
EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITES FOR AGED CARE REGISTERED & ENROLLED NURSES
CLARE, PORT PIRIE & MINLATON
The gorgeous Yorke and Northern region encompass the Yorke Peninsula and significant areas of the Spencer Gulf, Gulf of St Vincent, Southern Flinders Ranges and the Mid North of South Australia (SA).
The Yorke Peninsula offers stunning beaches and friendly local towns. It is one of SA’s most accessible seaside escape locations with breathtaking coastlines and national parks. It is a place to experience fresh seafood from local providers and you’ll also find plenty of bakeries, craft breweries and distilleries. Walking trails, diving, surfing, and cycling are just some of the recreational activities the Yorke Peninsula has to offer.
The Mid North region is SA’s gateway to the outback and Southern Flinders Ranges, it is renowned for its wonderful rural panoramas and unique country townships. The area is made up of dramatic landscapes and native wildlife and offers an abundance of activities to break up those workdays, including outback camping, four-wheel driving, cycling, and surfing. The beautiful Clare Valley sits within this region and offers some of Australia’s best wines with ample cellar doors to explore and enjoy.
The Yorke and Northern Local Health Network (YNLHN) supports and fosters a culture in which employees feel they belong and feel safe in their work environment. This culture aims to encourage all people to use their talents and to be valued and rewarded for their contributions.
YNLHN have temporary and permanent part time positions for both Registered and Enrolled Nurse wishing to work within the Aged Care Sector.
In this rewarding position you will work in a team environment providing person centred care to our clients, ensuring a safe and nurturing environment within the facilities, and applying your clinical skill to improve their quality of life and independence.
Clare Hospital - Kara House Nursing Home
Located 150 kilometres from Adelaide in the beautiful mid-north, The Clare and Gilbert Valley region is a lovely place to live and work, providing beauty, affordability, culture, great lifestyle, and employment opportunities. Offering over 40 cellar doors, many restaurants, cafes and galleries, there is no shortage of places to eat, drink and have fun.
Kara House is 25 bed Residential Aged Care facility co-located at the Clare Hospital.
• Enrolled Nurse Permanent P/T, 0.63 FTE (24 hours per week)
Melaleuca Court Nursing Home – Minlaton
Located 197 kilometres from Adelaide on the picturesque Yorke Peninsula
Minlaton is the main service centre for the surrounding farming district. The Yorke Peninsula offers a lovely place to live and work. The area provides great beaches for swimming and fishing, with plenty of areas to explore on your days off
Melaleuca Court is a 35 bed Residential Aged Care facility located in Minlaton.
• Registered Nurse Permanent P/T, 1.69 FTE (Various Positions)
Port Pirie Regional Health Service – Hammill House Aged Care
Port Pirie located 223 kilometres from Adelaide – known as the City of Friendly People
Port Pirie is a small City, nestled in the South Flinders Ranges as well as being situated on the Spencer Gulf, providing the perfect location on rolling hills meeting the beautiful coastline. It is a small drive to some of the most spectacular and diverse hiking trails
Hammill House is a 30 bed Residential Aged Care Facility co-located at the Port Pirie Hospital
• Registered Nurse Permanent P/T, 0.16 FTE (4 hours per week)
• Registered Nurse Temporary P/T, 0.21 FTE (8 hours per week)
Commencing ASAP until 9 December 2022
Must be registered or eligible for registration as a Nurse with the Nursing and Midwifery Board of Australia and who holds, or who is eligible to hold a current practicing certificate.
A career in the Yorke and Northern Local Health Network offers many great lifestyle benefits, including diverse job prospects and the opportunity to fast track your skills and career, not to mention your choice of scenery from farm, ocean, vineyards and the Southern Flinders ranges.View the below videos for more information about working for Yorke and Northern Local Health Network
Yorke and Northern LHN - We care for you
Work with us - Yorke and Northern LHN
In addition to the annual salary package we also offer salary sacrifice benefits, employer superannuation contributions andleave loading.
Appointment will be subject to a satisfactory Criminal History Screening/Check and specific immunisation requirements. COVID-19 vaccination is an essential requirement under the Public Health Act 2011 (Healthcare Setting Workers Vaccination) (COVID-19) to work in SA Health/health care setting.
Suitably qualified Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander applicants are strongly encouraged to apply and will be given preference as a special/equal opportunity measure under section 8(1) of the Racial Discrimination Act 1975 (Cth), and sections 34(2) and 56(2) of the Equal Opportunity Act 1984 (SA).
The South Australian public sector promotes diversity and flexible ways of working including part-time. Applicants are encouraged to discuss the flexible working arrangements for this role.
For more information about the role please refer to the Job Pack provided below.Job ref: 804688
804688 YNLHN Registered Nurse Enrolled Nurse Aged Care Job Pack.pdf