AgriSafe™ Nurse Casual
The National Centre for Farmer Health (a partnership between Western District Health Service and Deakin University) is seeking a highly motivated person to join their team. This casual position is primarily located at Hamilton, Victoria and your role will be to assist in providing primary healthcare, research and advice in relation to preventable and chronic diseases, occupational and environmental health to people involved in agriculture. This position offers an excellent opportunity for those wishing to develop skills across a broad range of issues in farming communities, work under supervision within the AgriSafe™ network to support other farmer health colleagues.
The successful candidate will have minimum qualifications of an RN Div 1, with completion of HMF701- Agricultural Health and Medicine achieving a result of distinction or above. You will join a talented and committed team of health professionals within an excellent work environment and receive AgriSafe™ training and mentoring.
To apply please submit a written application addressing the selection criteria including your CV.
Closing Date: 24/09/17
Interview Date: Week commencing 25/09/2017
Salary and conditions are as in accordance with the relevant award. Appointment will be subject to a satisfactory police check and medical.
To view full advertisement, and to obtain a position description visit www.wdhs.net/careers
Creating healthier communities
Hamilton, located 3.5 hours from Melbourne, is the hub of a large agricultural region and the centre of the shire for business, commerce, education, health, cultural and recreational facilities. The National Centre for Farmer Health is a partnership between Western District Health Service a leading Sub-Regional referral centre and Deakin University. The position is located in Hamilton.