About the Position
Anglicare’s Brisbane South Community Aged & Disability team is key in providing care to a range of clients, including older people and those with disabilities. Our teams provide support and services that enable our clients to maintain their independence - living happily and healthily within their own homes. We recognise that one size does not fit all, and working together is the key to great outcomes, so our non-clinical lifestyle programs are designed to support individual needs, incorporating the principles of social inclusion, choice and control, empowerment and independence; and our clinical supports include nursing and allied health care at home, along with domestic and personal assistance.
Our team are currently looking for two part time Registered Nurses to join us, covering the southern and eastern suburbs of Brisbane including Woolloongabba, Cleveland and Logan. Servicing a dedicated area, you will assist our clients in their home environment and provide comprehensive and accurate nursing assessments, undertake case management of clients and apply your expert clinical knowledge to implement planned care. Anglicare nurses are encouraged to achieve goals and offered continuous professional development.
As a proactive, flexible and enthusiastic nurse with experience in the Community sector, you will be passionate about supporting clients in their homes. To become a member of this dedicated, collaborative team, you must offer the following:
Strong clinical background and current knowledge of practices
Skills in palliative care, wound care, medication management and post-acute care
A background in community nursing and a commitment continuous improvement
Experience with, or interest in supporting the homeless or those at risk of homelessness
Proven ability to manage workload and ensure documentation is complete and up to date
Excellent communication skills – both written and verbal
Compassion and enthusiasm, with a friendly, approachable attitude
You will also require qualifications, including:
A degree in Nursing and current registration with AHPRA
First Aid Certificate with CPR
Queensland Driver Licence and your own reliable vehicle
- A National Police Certificate
What We Offer
Anglicare is committed to building a highly skilled workforce, assisted by a dedicated management team. We support our staff with learning and development initiatives, an employee benefits program and progressive human resources management strategies, and are recognised as a leading employer in the non-profit sector. You will also enjoy:
Working locally with ateam of dedicated professionals and a collaborative manager
An opportunity to support people in their own homes, encouraging independence and security
Work/life balance with part time hours and the ability to increase your take home pay with salary packaging options
Career progression and development in the form of internal and external training
Show Your Interest
Apply now and be rewarded with a position that directly and positively influences the quality of life for our clients; working within an organisation that values your professional contribution and personal well-being.
Anglicare is committed to building an inclusive and diverse workforce and encourages applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, those from cultural and linguistically diverse backgrounds, LGBTIQ+ communities, people with disabilities and people with a lived experience of mental health issues. We promote a child-safe environment and are committed to providing on-going care and protection.
JOB NUMBER S3732
For further information please contact
Lyn Antonini on[Login to get contact number]
Applications close Friday 14th December 2018Shortlisted applicants will be asked to complete a Pre-Employment Assessment that requires disclosure of pre-existing injuries, illnesses or conditions that could reasonably be aggravated by performing the duties of this position.