Registered Nurse – Wingham

  • Wingham
  • Casual
  • 20 January, 2021

ABOUT THE ROLE

An exciting opportunity has become available for a talented Registered Nurse to join our fantastic team at Whiddon on a casual basis. Based across our beautiful Wingham aged care home, the role of a Registered Nurse involves leading a small team and providing guidance as you oversee the clinical care provided within the service. The successful candidate will be available to work over a range of shifts including morning, afternoon and night shifts.

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

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;
  • Previous experience in aged care preferred but not essential;
  • Right to work in Australia.

Whiddon does not accept any recruiter or supplier default charges unless under a Whiddon agreement for services.

The successful applicant/s will be required to undertake a criminal record check in accordance with the Aged Care Act 1997.

Applicants are encouraged to apply as soon as possible as applications may be reviewed prior to the closing date; and as such the closing date is subject to change without notice.

Please refer to our Hiring Policies for further detail.