clinical nurse - aged care - port pirie in Port Pirie

seona craig, randstad
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port pirie, south australia
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For this leading aged care provider, reputation is everything. They pride themselves on role modelling their values, their philosophy and mission. They are committed to what they do,they aim to be better every day and their brand reputation reflects this attitude.

The Role:

Reporting to the Care Services Manager, you will ensure the highest standards of quality nursing care to residents in the most ethical and efficient manner. You will be leading a team who will look to you as a role model for service standards so this is a great opportunity to demonstrate your expertise and passion for leadership and staff development. Residents experiences mean a lot to this organisation, and patient centered care is not something to strive for, but something to continue delivering. You will be welcomed into a multi disciplined team who are excited to meet and embrace their new clinical leader.

Your responsibilities:

  • To coordinate effective assessment, planning, delivery and ongoing evaluation of care and service to residents, in partnership with other teams, including all aspects of daily living such as physical and psychological needs.
  • Effective management and leadership of the team in a clinical care setting.
  • Partner with the Care Services Manager to ensure legislative requirements pertaining to care delivery are complied with at all times
  • Ensure cost effective service delivery through effective use and control of organisational resources in meeting resident’s needs
  • Actively participates in quality activities that ensure the provision of excellent resident outcomes including compliance with accreditation standards.
  • Training and mentoring of staff, including ensuring their continuiing professional development
  • Establishes and maintains communication that facilitates teamwork and multidisciplinary
  • collaboration and supports all staff in the provision of care to residents.
  • Continuously look for improvement opportunities, including looking and research and policy development to ensure they remain to be seen as a leading, forward thinking and ethical organisation.

The requirements:

  • Current AHPRA registration as a RN
  • Leadership experience and or strong capability to lead, motivate and engage a team
  • Previous experience as a Clinical Nurse
  • Excellent communication and relationship building skills
  • Passion for making a difference in day to day lives of residents
  • Aged care experience as a RN preferred, or excellent knowledge of the aged care sector

The benefits:

  • Competitive remuneration package
  • Supportive management and team
  • Advancement opportunities and clear career pathways
  • Salary packaging benefits - more take home salary as a NFP
  • Opportunity to apply ideas into action

Our commitment to safeguarding people.

Randstad is committed to the safety and well being of all the people we provide support and care to including children and vulnerable individuals. We take steps to achieve this through our candidate application process. All applicants are required to provide criminal history checks such as a valid Police Check, and where necessary a valid state-based Working with Children Check and/or a National Police Check which are thoroughly screened. Other necessary screening/proof of registrations will be required depending upon your role type. In some circumstances and International Police Clearance is also required. Your consultant will be able to advise if this is applicable to you. Lastly, references are conducted in relation to the applicants' interactions with individuals under your care using an online platform that has an inbuilt fraud alert. Employment is subject to clearance of all relevant checks to ensure the safeguarding of vulnerable people and children who may be in your care.

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nurse, clinical nurse, management, aged care,


Bachelor of Nursing and current AHPRA registration. Aged Care experience

educational requirements

Bachelor Degree