About the Position
Situated in pristine Hervey Bay with a unique bushland setting that supports a large native bird habitat, Kirami is a fully-accredited aged care facility strengthened by a team of value-driven professionals who sincerely care about what they do and what they bring to our organisation. The Aboriginal word Kirami, meaning ‘home’ or ‘place of care’, represents the commitment of our staff in providing the highest standards of aged care service.
We are looking for a part time Enrolled Nurse to join our team, working under the supervision of the Registered Nurse for a minimum of 10 hours per week, in the provision of total customer-centred nursing care. You will also assess individual needs of residents and work as part of a team to ensure nursing care achieved identified outcomes.
As a Nurse with experience in the Aged Care sector, you will be flexible and enthusiastic, with a dedication to the care and support of the elderly, and be able to offer:
Background in Enrolled nursing with strong clinical background and current knowledge of practices
Skills in palliative care, wound care, medication management and post-acute care
Robust residential experience and a commitment to continuous improvement
Proven ability to manage workload and ensure documentation is complete and up to date
Working knowledge of ACFI and other funding processes
Excellent communication skills – both written and verbal and an ability to work effectively within a team environment, relating to a wide range of staff, management, residents and families
Sound computer knowledge with experience in clinical systems (AutumnCare would be beneficial)
Compassion and enthusiasm, with a friendly, approachable attitude
- Care to residents and their families which respects and protects their rights, privacy & wellbeing
You will also require current registration with AHPRA and 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 with dedicated professionals under a supportive and engaged manager in a family-focused facility
Developing skills within the growing sector of Aged Care
Career progression and development in the form of internal and external training
Work and life balance with part time hours across weekdays and weekends
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 S3833
For further information please contact
Suzanne Wilmshurst on[Login to get contact number]
Applications close Thursday 28th February 2019
Shortlisted 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.