Secondary School Nurse
- Ongoing, Part- time 0.5 EFT
- Swifts Creek / Orbost College
An exciting opportunity exists for a highly self-motivated Division 1 Registered Nurse to join the Secondary School Nursing Program in rural South Eastern Victoria Region. The successful candidate will be allocated to work across Swifts Creek and Orbost Colleges.
The Secondary School Nurse delivers holistic primary care to young people in Secondary Schools as part of the School Wellbeing Team. The role includes health promotion and primary prevention, health education including classroom team teaching and small group education, individual student health counselling and assessment, school community development activities and providing a resource and referral service to assist young people in making healthy life style choices.
To be successful in this role you will work in a multidisciplinary team, establish and maintain good working relationships with teachers in the school setting and network effectively with health and allied health professionals and youth services in the community.
This position is ongoing and part time (38 hours a fortnight).
Candidates are advised that applications should include a current CV and a separate document addressing the 6 Key Selection Criteria included in the advertised position description. Applications to be submitted via the careers.vic.gov.au website.
For more details regarding this position please see attached position description.
Department of Education and Training is committed to diversity. The Department places considerable effort and resources into responding to the needs of staff with a disability. People from disadvantaged groups are encouraged to apply for this position. Information about the Department of Education and Training’s operations and employment conditions can be obtained from the following websites:www.education.vic.gov.au and http://www.education.vic.gov.au/hrweb/Pages/default.aspx.
Applications close 27-FEB- 17