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Registered Nurse

Job Title: Registered Nurse
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Newcastle, New South Wales
Industry:
Salary: AU$63000 - AU$80000 per annum + super
Reference: BBBH18156_1523314055
Contact Name: Lyndal Taylor
Contact Email: lyndal.taylor@denovo.com.au
Job Published: April 10, 2018 08:47

Job Description

Registered Nurse

Our client is a Not For Profit organisation with a mission to provide high quality care within residential facilities. With strong values this organisation is looking for people who are truly passionate about working with older people.

Your new role

You will work with the Manager, RNs, ENs and Care Assistants to ensure the smooth running of the facility and resident care. You will provide clinical care, undertake assessments, manage and record day to day operation matters, handle aged care funding instrument (ACFI) claims and maintain the high standard of nursing practices at all times. You will assist with the continuous improvement of the facility and its processes.

What you'll need to succeed

  • Current registration with AHPRA as a Registered Nurse
  • 2+ years previous experience in Aged Care
  • Proficient computer skills and working knowledge of iCare (desirable)
  • Understanding of WHS responsibilities, including manual handling principles
  • Knowledge of Aged Care Legislation, Accreditation and ACFI will be highly regarded

Your key responsibilities will include:

  • Responsible for ensuring high quality care is delivered to residents
  • Work within an energetic team to coordinate and deliver care
  • Provide a wide range of personal care services to residents
  • Provide complex clinical care including but not limited to: wound dressing; administration of medications; ondition assessment and referral
  • Enter reports and observations on computer program - iCare
  • Evaluate and maintain care plans to meet changing needs of residents

If this sounds like you then please click APPLY or send your CV to lyndal.taylor@denovo.com.au