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June

Registered Nurse - Aged Care

ARG WORKFORCE - Alabama Hill, QLD

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JOB DESCRIPTION

Not for Profit aged care facility. Located near Townsville. Full time position.

The Employer
Our client is a not for profit low-care aged facility in Charters Towers providing quality care for the needs of the local community and surrounding districts.

The Position
To assist the Manager in the administration and management of all resident care related activities within the service to ensure that a high standard of holistic resident focused care is delivered to all residents within the relevant statutory requirements and contemporary guidelines.
To undertake duties and responsibilities in accordance with “Best Practice” and legislative guidelines whilst actively assisting the Manager in achieving the services Philosophy and Organisational Objectives.

About You
Key responsibilities:
- Promote and coordinate the delivery of high quality holistic resident focused care within the service and undertake administrative functions as required within scope of practice.
- Update skills and abilities through personal and professional development.
- Respond to breakdowns and crisis within area of responsibility.
- Knowledge of, and compliance with, all relevant Legislation, Regulatory requirements, Professional Standards and Guidelines (within scope of work role) and with the organisational goals and objectives, policies, procedures and practices of the service.
- Communicate/liaise effectively with both internal and external stakeholders to ensure the provision of holistic resident focused care services (residents/representatives, co-workers, government agencies, aged care service providers, consumer groups, industry associations and members of the community).
- Actively participate in continuous quality improvement and Accreditation activities and contribute to staff and quality meetings in a constructive and effective manner.

Skills, knowledge and experience needed
Essential
•Current nursing registration with AHPRA
•Minimum 2 years experience as RN
•Availability to work various shifts including night
•A ‘hands on’ approach to ensuring quality clinical care
•Good interpersonal skills, with a passion for caring for others
•Competence in managing clinical care

This is a great opportunity to work with a community focused aged care facility. This is a full time position with above award salary according to your experience, $55-$75K+ Super+ subsidised accommodation if required. You must have full work rights to apply for this position. Forward your details by clicking on the APPLY button. Shortlisted applicants will be contacted. Contact Nihal on 1300 123 450 if any queries.