Registered Nurse

  • NEW!
  • Maclean
  • Temporary
  • 01 July, 2019

ABOUT THE ROLE

We are currently seeking an experienced and talented Registered Nurse to join our fantastic team at Whiddon Maclean to cover a maternity leave position for a period of 12 months. This part-time opportunity will be required to work 54 hours per fortnight, across a range of shifts including morning, afternoon and night shifts.  Reporting to the Director of Care Services, the role of a Registered Nurse involves leading a small team and providing guidance as you oversee the clinical care provided within the service.

YOUR DUTIES

In this role you will be responsible for:

  • Managing clinical services outcomes as required by the Care Plan;
  • Leading a team to deliver high level care by modeling a positive, fun and solutions focused approach;
  • Overseeing the effective workforce planning and rostering of staff to ensure the delivery of care as required by the care plan;
  • Managing and developing employees;
  • Being a champion for client rights and the creation of a culture where clients are respected as individuals and reporting and addressing of client related concerns is supported.

WHAT WE LOOK FOR

  • Proven skills in clinical care, clinical decision making and palliation;
  • Enjoys the challenge of managing the care team and supporting their care delivery to our residents;
  • Experience in a leadership role and minimum of 2 years’ experience in aged care are essential. This role is not suitable for new graduates;
  • Right to work in Australia.