Registered Nurse

  • NEW!
  • Kelso
  • Part time
  • 16 November, 2018

An exciting opportunity has become available for a Registered Nurse to join the Kelso Residential Care team. The suitable candidate will be joining the team on a temporary basis, providing maternity relief until June 2019 on a part time basis, 72 hours/fortnight.

If you are passionate about contributing to the improvement of quality of life of the elderly and would like to work with a professional organisation that recognizes the contribution of staff through education and support programs, then this position is for you!

YOUR DUTIES

  • 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

  • A Registered Nurse qualification with current APHRA registration
  • Demonstrated leadership skills
  • Demonstrated knowledge of Aged Care accreditation Standards and understanding of continuous improvement
  • Superior communication skills both written and verbal
  • Effective time management and organisational skills
  • Experience in managing/mentoring care staff
  • The right to work in Australia.
  • Whilst not essential, the following will give you an advantage-
  • Sound understanding of ACFI requirements
  • Self motivated individual
  • Desire to learn and extend current skills