Assistant in Nursing

  • Company:
    HammondCare
  • Location:
  • Salary:
    negotiable / month
  • Job type:
    Full-Time
  • Posted:
    2 days ago
  • Category:
    Nursing

<p style="margin-top: 0px; margin-bottom: 0px;"> &nbsp;</p><ul><li><div style="margin: 0cm 0cm 8pt;">Opportunity for an experienced AIN to join our casual pool, providing quality Care in a true Patient centric Environment</div></li><li><div style="margin-top: 0px; margin-bottom: 0px;">As a casual AIN you will be required to work across both our Neringah and Greenwich facilities.</div></li><li><div style="margin-top: 0px; margin-bottom: 0px;">HammondCare is a NSW Health affiliated organisation with continuity of NSW Health entitlements</div></li></ul><p style="margin-top: 0px; margin-bottom: 0px;"> &nbsp;</p><p style="margin: 0cm 0cm 8pt;"><strong>About HammondCare</strong></p><p style="margin-top: 0px; margin-bottom: 0px;"> &nbsp;</p><p style="margin: 0cm 0cm 8pt;">Bringing these health, hospital and aged care services together, HammondCare has been able to develop innovative, flexible care models designed to serve people with complex health or aged care needs, regardless of their circumstances.&nbsp; </p><p style="margin-top: 0px; margin-bottom: 0px;"> &nbsp;</p><p style="margin: 0cm 0cm 8pt;">HammondCare works to provide its staff with support, career development opportunities, education, responsibility and recognition, work/life balance, and satisfying roles.</p><p style="margin-top: 0px; margin-bottom: 0px;"> &nbsp;</p><p style="margin: 0cm 0cm 8pt;"><strong>About the role</strong></p><p style="margin-top: 0px; margin-bottom: 0px;"> &nbsp;</p><p style="margin: 0cm 0cm 8pt;">The role of the Assistant in Nursing works within the Mission and Mission in Action of HammondCare to ensure the provision of safe, effective and quality patient care under the supervision of the Registered Nurse at all times.</p><p style="margin-top: 0px; margin-bottom: 0px;"> &nbsp;</p><p style="margin: 0cm 0cm 8pt;">The essence of this role:</p><p style="margin-top: 0px; margin-bottom: 0px;"> &nbsp;</p><ul><li><div style="margin: 0cm 0cm 8pt;">Provide direct care activities to patients in accordance with the nursing care plan and under the supervision of a Registered Nurse</div></li><li><div style="margin-top: 0px; margin-bottom: 0px;">Assist the Registered Nurse and Enrolled Nurse with patient care interventions as directed</div></li><li><div style="margin-top: 0px; margin-bottom: 0px;">Contribute to collecting accurate health care information and maintaining accurate health care documentation as required</div></li><li><div style="margin-top: 0px; margin-bottom: 0px;">&nbsp;Communicate effectively with patients and other health care team members</div></li><li><div style="margin-top: 0px; margin-bottom: 0px;">Observe the patients physical, functional and psychological status and responses during the course of interactions within scope of knowledge and report all patient observations and changes to the Registered Nurse</div></li><li><div style="margin-top: 0px; margin-bottom: 0px;">Document all interactions and responses in the patient clinical record</div></li></ul><p style="margin-top: 0px; margin-bottom: 0px;"> &nbsp;</p><p style="margin: 0cm 0cm 8pt;">&nbsp;</p><p style="margin-top: 0px; margin-bottom: 0px;"> &nbsp;</p><p style="margin: 0cm 0cm 8pt;"><strong>About you</strong></p><p style="margin-top: 0px; margin-bottom: 0px;"> &nbsp;</p><ul><li><div style="margin: 0cm 0cm 8pt;">Commitment to engage and align with HammondCare’s Christian Mission, Motivation and Mission in Action.</div></li><li><div style="margin: 0cm 0cm 8pt;">Cert III AIN Aged Care Nursing OR undergraduate nursing student currently enrolled in RN Tertiary Nursing Degree program OR undergraduate nursing student (completed first six months) currently enrolled in EN Nursing Diploma program.</div></li><li><div style="margin-top: 0px; margin-bottom: 0px;">Interest and/or experience in the relevant specialties – Palliative Care, Rehabilitation or Specialist Mental Health for Older Person</div></li><li><div style="margin-top: 0px; margin-bottom: 0px;">Demonstrated literacy skills – reading, writing and comprehension</div></li><li><div style="margin-top: 0px; margin-bottom: 0px;">Experience in working with people of culturally and linguistically diverse backgrounds and other language/ bilingual skills (desirable).</div></li><li><div style="margin-top: 0px; margin-bottom: 0px;">Understanding of team work and knowledge of team member role</div></li><li><div style="margin-top: 0px; margin-bottom: 0px;">Strong computer skills.</div></li><li><div style="margin-top: 0px; margin-bottom: 0px;">Prepared to work rotating roster including night duty</div></li></ul><p style="margin-top: 0px; margin-bottom: 0px;"> &nbsp;</p><p style="margin: 0cm 0cm 8pt;"><b>Why HammondCare</b></p><p style="margin-top: 0px; margin-bottom: 0px;"> &nbsp;</p><ul><li><div style="margin: 0cm 0cm 8pt;">HammondCare Health and Hospital Division are committed to the professional development of the team allowing us to provide the highest quality care to our clients.</div></li><li>A supportive team environment with a focus on staff well being and work life balance.</li><li>HammondCare offers its staff competitive salaries, excellent training &amp; development opportunities, a supportive environment and a benefits program. As HammondCare is a NSW Health affiliated organisation, all NSW Health transferrable entitlements will be recognised by HammondCare, in accordance with Public health System Nurses’ and Midwives (State Award) and the Crown Employees Nurses’ (State Award). For more info check out our website: <a href="http://www.hammond.com.au/careers">www.hammond.com.au/careers</a>.</li><li>We care about your career with a focus on internal progression.<span style="mso-spacerun: yes;">&nbsp;&nbsp; </span></li></ul><p style="margin-top: 0px; margin-bottom: 0px;"><b></b>&nbsp;</p><p style="margin: 0cm 0cm 8pt;"><b>Ready to make a change? Apply Now!</b></p><p style="margin-top: 0px; margin-bottom: 0px;"> To express interest, please click the Apply Now button!</p><p style="margin-top: 0px; margin-bottom: 0px;">&nbsp;</p>For any specific queries not answered above, please contact Hannah Cullen on hcullen@hammond.com.au<p style="margin-top: 0px; margin-bottom: 0px;">&nbsp;</p><p style="margin-top: 0px; margin-bottom: 0px;">&nbsp;</p><p style="margin-top: 0px; margin-bottom: 0px;">&nbsp;</p><p style="margin-top: 0px; margin-bottom: 0px;">&nbsp;</p><p style="margin-top: 0px; margin-bottom: 0px;">&nbsp;</p><p style="margin-top: 0px; margin-bottom: 0px;"> &nbsp;</p><p style="margin: 0cm 0cm 8pt;"><b>Closing date</b>: 30 September 2020</p><p style="margin-top: 0px; margin-bottom: 0px;"> &nbsp;</p><p style="margin: 0cm 0cm 8pt;">All short listed applicants for these positions will be asked to consent to a criminal record check and show record of all required vaccinations as per NSW Health standards</p><p style="margin-top: 0px; margin-bottom: 0px;"> &nbsp;</p><p style="margin: 0cm 0cm 8pt;">&nbsp;</p><p style="margin-top: 0px; margin-bottom: 0px;"> &nbsp;</p><p><ol><li>Current Health Service Assistant Certificate III (Acute Care) or equivalent, or having recent equivalent experience or have completed 1 or more year's training as an undergraduate nursing student.</li><li>Demonstrated understanding of delegation and ability to work within a plan of care under the supervision and direction of a registered nurse.</li><li>Demonstrated ability to provide person-centered care in a manner that respects the rights of individuals and groups in the context of a multi-disciplinary team.</li><li>Demonstrated effective communication and interpersonal skills. through the use of information technology, written and verbal communication skills.</li><li>Demonstrated capacity to identify and resolve conflict situations by managing own emotional responses and interacting with others in a personable and professional manner.</li><li>Evidence of participation in personal development and commitment to maintaining competence and enhancement of skills.</li></ol></p>