Endorsed Enrolled Nurse

Medibank


Who We Are

Medibank’s Garrison Health Services (GHS) delivers a national integrated healthcare service to the Australian Defence Force (ADF).  The GHS team manages and coordinates over 1100 on-base primary healthcare experts, providing access to seamless quality healthcare to over 80 000 uniformed ADF personnel from point of injury or illness to recovery.

The Opportunity

We are ramping up our recruitment for Endorsed Enrolled Nurses and are looking for casual nurses to join our teams based on site across Victoria.  This is an exciting opportunity to get your foot in the door as these vacancies have the opportunity to lead into permanent positions.  Working within the Defence environment offers great work variety and a very unique patient demographic.  The locations of our Victorian sites include Albury, Puckapunyal, Hastings, Laverton, Sale, Melbourne and Watsonia. 

As an EEN you will be required to perform but not limited to the following clinical tasks:

  • Provision of outpatient assessment, inpatient care and health promotion services, as required;
  • Administer medications by approved routes, in accordance with legislative requirements under the direct and indirect supervision of a Registered Nurse;
  • Liaison with the Registered Nurse on Duty in relation to patient treatment;
  • Assist with escort of members between health facilities this includes both on-base and off-base facilities.

About You

In order to obtain a Baseline Security Clearance, you will hold Australian citizenship (please note permanent residency is not accepted).   

Other mandatory criteria includes:                       

  • Full and unconditional registration in Australia with AHPRA;
  • Minimum of 2 years post registration acute nursing experience with demonstrated recency of practice in one or more of the following acute clinical specialities; medical, surgical, accident & emergency and high dependency; and
  • If an Endorsed Enrolled Nurse, registered prior to 2008, must have a Board approved qualifications in administration medication course. 

Please note: your CV will need to demonstrate this for your application to progress

To find out more about what life on base is like for a Garrison Nurse follow our link - 

http://careers.medibank.com.au/blog/2017/05/09/a-day-in-the-life-of-adf-on-base-nurse-kaycee-stevens/  


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