Registered Nurse - Aged Care - Inner South Sydney NSW

Julie Warner Health

Seeking Registered Nurses with Aged Care experience to join a skilled care team at a reputable, NFP, small Aged Care facility, Inner South Sydney area

  • Excellent $$ - NEG remuneration package & flexible hours
  • Valuable career experience!!
  • Great educational opportunities!!

RN’s - opportunity for a Registered Nurse to work as part of an Aged Care Clinical Leadership Team, to provide clinical care at an RN level to the residents in the residential aged car facility in the Inner Southern suburbs of Sydney, NSW.

The Facility:

Become a valued member of this proud, professional nursing team and historical town community, whilst enjoying an enviable lifestyle! This reputable, fully accredited, NOT FOR PROFIT, small facility, offers of a wide range of care and a range of therapeutic experiences for an RN wanting to consolidate or broaden and further their career!

You will enjoy working with staff within this organisation and you will feel inspired to strive for excellence in care delivery, consolidation of skills and experience as well feel supported with continuous training and improvement.

Role:

The role involves being part of the Clinical team, in the delivery of excellent care to the residents. 

The RN is responsible for the liaison, to ensure standards and objectives for residential care are met and internal communication channels are open and functional.
  
Responsibilities:
  • lead and provide clinical support to the multi-disciplinary team, including care workers, nursing and allied health providers
  • guide and mentor the development of care staff in their skills and confidence within an accountable framework
  • support the resident’s enablement and empowerment care philosophy
  • provide advanced clinical skills and assessment/intervention and consultation
  • demonstrate the ability to work safely and competently within a team, liasing with Doctors and other allied health professionals, to ensure delivery of great customer service, clinical care and quality of services to the residents
  • assist with assessment, documentation, implementation, review of higher care residents and their care plans
  • encourage residents’ independence and the provision of holistic care
  • demonstrate great skills in time management, communication and interpersonal skills as well as problem solving skills, ability with documentation and care planning
  • assist with the auditing and review of residents’ medications
  • comply with organisational policies and procedures
  • Assist the facility to maintain compliance within all legislations and accepted professional guidelines and practices, including industrial, occupational health and safety, infection control and risk management
  Benefits:
  • Salary to be negotiated depending on skills, experience and qualifications
  • Flexible hours – prefer Full Time Permanent
  • Career progression, self development supported
  • Attractive and enjoyable work and living environment
  Requirements:
  • Current AHPRA registration
  • Current and valid Australian National Police Check
  • Preferably 2 years’ experience as a Registered Nurse
  • Aged care nursing, experience with ACFI and Aged Care accreditation process is a bonus!
  • A genuine passion for Aged Care nursing
  • A desire to consolidate and grow your nursing skills, experience and professional development
  • A demonstrable working knowledge of the Aged Care Act 1997, including Quality of Care Principles, residents’ rights and accreditation requirements.
  • Vaccination record up to date
  • Current First Aid Certificate and Basic Life Support Certificate
  • Working knowledge of Microsoft Office and ability to adapt to sector specific software
 APPLY NOW!!
  
Get in contact and email your current resume to Penny@jwhealth.com.au or with my MOBILE: 0439 240 473 so that we can arrange a confidential chat about the role.
 
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