Five weeks annual leave with the ability to purchase more
Salary packaging benefits that greatly increase take-home pay
Family friendly and flexible workplace
Churches of Christ in Queensland, Warrawee Aged Care Service, St George
Permanent, full-time opportunity
About the role
Every day is new and different for a Registered Nurse at Warrawee Aged Care Service. Working closely with the Care Manager and allied health professionals, you will enjoy engaging with our much loved residents as you evaluate their care needs.
Throughout your varied day, you will have the opportunity to assist residents with services that enrich their daily living. With your guidance of other care staff, along with your passion for the elderly, you will ensure that care plans requirements are thoroughly and lovingly undertaken for each resident.
Some of the residents you will look after for years to come and the relationships you build with them and their families will be both meaningful and significant.
If you are looking for a diverse and rewarding role that has a positive impact on the lives of seniors, this might be the right opportunity for you.
Remuneration package indicative of $62,000 plus superannuation, penalty rates and salary packaging.
You have a natural empathy for the elderly and are drawn to this line of work. With the ability to prioritise and manage workloads according to resident's needs, you are also able to work independently or as part of a multi-disciplined work team.
You understand the emotions an elderly person may struggle with as they face new realities, and can offer your support to help them through challenging times. You can effectively communicate at all levels enabling you to achieve best nursing practices in accordance with legislation, common law and quality improvement. Understanding the importance of providing quality care to our residents, you feel rewarded by creating a genuine impact.
Your experience and qualifications for the role should include:
A current AHPRA registration as a Registered Nurse with experience in clinical nursing practices;
Demonstrated comprehensive clinical experience within Aged Care and understanding of the ageing process and age related health issues is desirable;
Knowledge and ability to apply the Aged Care Funding Instrument (ACFI) and regulatory requirements for aged care facilities;
Availability to work a variety of shifts, including morning, evening and night shifts;
Intermediate computer skills.
Please note, all employees working within our residential and community aged care will need to be immunised for Influenza from 01/05/2020. If you have already received your flu vaccination, we ask that you provide proof as part of the recruitment process.
Importantly, you will be someone who closely aligns with our organisational values of: Unconditional Love, Continual Innovation, Mutual Trust and Wise Stewardship.
Who we are
We offer over 200 services in more than 100 communities positively impacting around 45,000 lives each year. Our care services range from children, youth and family services, early intervention and protection, affordable housing, and seniors and support living, making us one of Australia's largest, most diverse not-for-profit organisations.
Imagine working for us
Our values encourage us to be accepting of differences and embrace all. Our size and variety offers you real choice and opportunities to grow your career. You'll also find we offer a family friendly work culture.
Remuneration packages come complete with salary-packaging benefits that can increase your take-home pay along with four weeks of annual leave and the ability to purchase more (for eligible employees). Most importantly, you will help us to positively impact the lives of thousands of vulnerable Australians. Just imagine that. Click here for the link to apply.