Registered Nurse – Kinross 6 Month fixed term

  • Company:
    Amana Living
  • Location:
  • Salary:
    negotiable / month
  • Job type:
    Full-Time
  • Posted:
    13 hours ago
  • Category:
    Nursing

Registered Nurse – Kinross 6 Month fixed term

Apply now Job no: 494002
Work type: Fixed Term Contract
Location: Northern Suburbs
Categories: Registered Nurse

ABOUT AMANA LIVING

Amana Living is one of Western Australia’s largest not-for-profit providers of transition, aged and community care. We are proud of our reputation as a trusted, multi-award-winning provider, driven by a firm belief that the second half of life is for living. We offer a broad range of services, including residential care facilities, transition care programs, retirement living villages, home care, day care, respite, and dementia specific services.

ABOUT THE ROLE

We are seeking applications from experienced and passionate Registered Nurses for a 6 month fixed term part time position based at our residential care site in Kinross. This role will be offered on a 6 month fixed term basis with opportunity to progress into another permanent position for the right candidate, hours are 0700 – 1515 Monday to Friday.

Key responsibilities;

  • Complete assessments and documentation for residents, ensuring accurate care planning and relevant supporting documentation
  • Provide coaching, education and support to the team
  • Supervise the delivery of care on a daily basis by the care team
  • Comply with Amana Living policies and procedures and contributes to continuous and quality improvement practice 

ABOUT YOU

You are a clinical leader capable of using your clinical knowledge and skills to work with the team in pursuit of excellent care outcomes. You are closely aligned to the Quality of Care Principles, and are able to support, educate and mentor the rest of the team.

Your excellent verbal, written and interpersonal skills will be critical to your success in this leadership role and you will be passionate about staff support, education and mentoring.

  • Registered with the Nurses’ Board of WA as a General Nurse
  • Minimum of 12 months’ post qualification experience within Aged Care
  • Experience working with residents living with dementia (essential)
  • Proven ability to lead and manage a team
  • Knowledge of the resident classification scale, accreditation and continuous improvement
  • High level communication and consultation skills
  • Ability to provide a National Police Clearance certificate (less than 6 months old or a receipt at interview stage)
  • Ability to successfully complete a physical assessment and reference checking

WHAT’S ON OFFER?

Working for Amana Living not only offers you a fulfilling career, we also offer industry leading pay rates a range of other benefits;

  • The ability to salary package
  • Onsite parking
  • Discounted private health insurance
  • Access to our wellness program

If you would like to be considered, please apply now and ensure your resume is included in your application. If you have any queries, please contact Claire on 9424 6392.

Advertised: 07 Aug 2020 W. Australia Standard Time
Applications close: 24 Sep 2020 W. Australia Standard Time

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