M, W & Th: 8:30am - 8pm | Tu & F: 8:30am - 6pm

Sa: 9am - 1pm | Su & Public Hol: 9am - 4pm

OPEN EVERY DAY | LONGER HOURS in 2018

228-232 Caroline Springs Blvd, Caroline Springs, VIC 3023

03 9363 0954

CLINIC BASED REFUGEE HEALTH PRACTICE NURSE

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Active Medical is a fast growing, accredited General Practice located in Caroline Springs. We are looking for an experienced Practice Nurse to play a pivotal role in our new Extended Hours Refugee Health Clinic Initiative.

This role would suit a Division 1 Nurse with experience in:

  • General Practice and/or Community Health
  • Chronic Disease Management
  • Adult and Children Immunisations
  • Pathology Collection
  • Identifying and supporting the health needs of people from refugee and asylum seeker background
  • Working collaboratively with other health and community care professionals including General Practitioners, Allied Health professionals, Settlement workers, Refugee Health nurses, community services and the clients to coordinate a client-centred management plan
  • Excellent client communication skills, including cross-cultural communication skills and working with interpreters

The successful applicant will have:

  • Registration with AHPRA
  • Nurse Immuniser Certificate
  • Special interest and empathy for refugee and asylum seeker patients
  • Excellent time management
  • Good communication skills
  • The ability to work autonomously and as part of a team
  • Flexibility and reliability with working hours

Desirable but not essential:

  • Bilingual Arabic Speaking
  • Experience with Medical Director and Pracsoft
  • Familiarity with Medicare Item Numbers

Please send an email with ‘Refugee Health Nurse – Extended Hours’ in the subject heading and resume and cover letter attached to jobs@activemedicalcentre.com.au