registered nurse - aged care 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. Residents experiences mean a lot to this organisation, and patient centered care is not something to strive for, but something to continue delivering.

The Role:

Reporting to the Residential Manager and Care Services Manager, you will ensure the highest standards of quality nursing care to residents in the most ethical and efficient manner. The Registered Nurse, is responsible for applying clinical knowledge and skills to achieve quality, including team leadership, coordination and delegation of resident care needs to Enrolled Nurses and Care Workers. 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. You will be welcomed into a multi disciplined team who are excited to meet and embrace their new Registsred Nurse and future Clinical Care leader, as you will be given opportunities to start growing your skills and capabilities to step into a CN role.

Your responsibilities:

  • Resident Care - deliver excellence in holistic nursing care to residents and their families.
  • Ensure residents are enabled to maintain their ability to make decisions and exercise
    choice as cognitively able
  • Lead and influence the delivery of care through role modelling best practice, evidence based, comprehensive contemporary assessment and care planning practices.
  • Ccoordinate and undertake comprehensive assessment and care planning / evaluation
  • Manage and allocate workloads according to resident’s needs and staff skills and experience
  • Maintain accurate records, administration and documentation - gain understanding of ACFI
  • Keep up to date with professional development and share knowledge with your team
  • Look for ways to improve service delivery and initiate change where needed.
  • Be the best RN you can be.

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 RN in Aged Care
  • 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, including salary packaging benefits and more take home salary as a NFP
  • Supportive management and team
  • Advancement opportunities and clear career pathway - they promote from within, which is why this role is available.
  • Continuiing professional development opportunities, support and paid training

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, aged care, clinical nurse, leadership, registered nurse, accommodation


AHPRA registration as a RN, Police Check, First Aid.

educational requirements

Bachelor Degree