Registered Nurse

Kununurra, Western Australia, au
Company: Juniper Aged Care
Category: Healthcare Practitioners and Technical Occupations
Published on 2021-07-31 19:16:29

What's on offer:

  • Attractive rates of pay
  • Salary packaging options of $15,900 p/a
  • Employment within a large, well respected, aged care organisation presenting ongoing career opportunities
  • At Juniper, we know that to be a great nurse it has to be more than a career choice, it is a calling. We are currently seeking to recruit a dedicated individual who strives for best practice, is able to communicate well with people of all backgrounds and approaches every situation with care and compassion.

    As a Registered Nurse with Juniper you will be responsible for assessing residents' needs, in conjunction with other healthcare professionals, and for the planning, implementation and evaluation of residents' care plans. Demonstrated experience in the mentoring and supervision of care staff and conducting ACFI assessments will be highly regarded. A willingness to work within a person-centred, enabling environment, that respects the rights and needs of each individual is essential for success in our organisation.

    This role is available at our Juniper Gerewoonem aged care home, located in Kununurra WA . On offer is a full time position working 75 hours per fortnight. The salary range is between $70,000 - $85,000 based on years of experience.

    Key Responsibilities of this role:

  • Implementation and development of resident care plans 
  • Respond to the requests and concerns of families and carers in liaison with the Residential Manager
  • Sound knowledge of ACFI documentation requirements
  • Liaise with appropriate health care professionals to deliver quality care to the residents
  • Develop and maintain the effective performance of other care and service staff
  • Liaise with the Residential Manager to identify the training needs of clinical and care staff
  • Ensure full compliance with and maintenance of aged care standards
  • The Skills, Knowledge and Experience required:

  • Registration with the Nursing and Midwifery board of Australia
  • Knowledge and experience in the provision of clinical care
  • Planning and co-ordinating skills in matters related to delivery of care
  • Ability and skills to guide staff in wound and diabetes care
  • Sound knowledge of medication systems
  • Excellent communication, problem solving, interpersonal and team membership skills
  • Applications close on the 21 August 2021 by close of business by 5pm AWST.

    Jobs you might also be interested in