Registered Nurse

Anglicare Southern Queensland

Coordinate comprehensive assessments and deliver exceptional nursing care to clients in this community based role across the region.

  • Offer nursing support to implement personalised plans for community clients
  • Apply your clinical knowledge to provide case management, guidance & advice
  • Service a local area and build strong, effective working relationships
Our team in Toowoomba are currently looking for a Registered Nurse to join us on a Full-Time basis to provide comprehensive and accurate nursing assessments, and to plan care based on the outcomes of assessment, utilising contemporary evidence based clinical knowledge and case management of clients.

About You
As a Registered 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:
  • Strong clinical background and current knowledge of practices
  • Skills in, wound care, medication management and post-acute care
  • Robust community experience and a commitment to continuous improvement
  • Proven ability to manage workload and ensure documentation is complete and up to data
  • 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, clients and families
  • Sound computer knowledge with experience in clinical systems (AutumnCare would be beneficial)
  • Compassion and enthusiasm, with a friendly, approachable attitude
  • Client-centred care to which respects and protects their rights, privacy & wellbeing  
You will also require a Degree in Nursing or equivalent work experience, 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:
  • Developing skills within the growing sector of Aged Care
  • Career progression and development in the form of internal and external training
  • The option to increase your take home pay with salary packaging
Application process:
Please send us a copy of your current resume. We will connect with you if you are shortlisted and arrange interviews soon after.

For further information please contact
Lynelle Richards
0435 183 639

Applications close 30/09/2020

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.

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.

The blue card system is changing on 31 August 2020. From then, anyone working with children will need to have a valid blue card before they begin work.

We will not consider any candidate who does not hold a valid Blue Card.

Find out more here:
https://www.qld.gov.au/law/laws-regulated-industries-and-accountability/queensland-laws-and-regulations/regulated-industries-and-licensing/blue-card/system/review/no-card-no-start

Anglicare Southern Queensland is a Child Safe Organisation.