Nursing – General Medical and Surgical
We are looking for an enthusiastic and positive nurse to join our small and friendly team on a casual basis. Initially 8 to 16 hours per week (this may increase over time) predominantly Monday and Tuesday between the hours of 7:30am and 6:30pm. The successful candidate will need to be flexible to cover leave for our full-time and part-time staff as required. We are located in St Kilda East, close to public transport.
Duties and Responsibilities:
Assisting doctors with procedures
Consenting patients and providing aftercare advice
Reviewing patients post operatively for suture removal and dressing care
Treating warts and molluscum
Drawing up medication for doctors
Taking photographs of patients
Recording patient notes
Advising patient pathology results
Attending clinical patient enquiries
RN or an EN who is medication endorsed
Strong IT skills including Outlook and Word
Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal
Ability to multitask is essential as we are a very busy clinic
Experience with Genie medical software
Previous dermatology experience would be highly regarded
Experience taking photographs of patients and uploading to their file
Team player who is happy to learn new skills
Dependent on experience and skills
To assist us in our selection process, please list answers to the following questions at the very beginning of your application:
Are you an RN or a medication endorsed EN?
Do you have previous clinical practice experience?
Have you previously worked in the Dermatology field?
As this is a casual position requiring flexibility with hours and cover for our permanent staff, we require a local individual available at short notice. You will be dealing with a high volume of patients, so a calm, warm and welcoming personality is essential.
If you believe you meet all of the above criteria, and can bring these attributes and skills to Skindepth Dermatology, we would love to hear from you. Please select Apply Now by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org