Aged Care RN

Nursing 9 Sep 2019

Per­ma­nent Posi­tion — Aged Care — Rockhampton

A well-estab­lished Aged Care Facil­i­ty in Rock­hamp­ton Queens­land is seek­ing expe­ri­enced Aged Care RN on a full time basic to join their friend­ly team.

The posi­tion offers com­pet­i­tive remu­ner­a­tion and a sup­port­ive team environment. 

Respon­si­bil­i­ties:

  • Staff super­vi­sion and effec­tive coor­di­na­tion of Enrolled Nurs­es and Care Staff
  • Res­i­dent care com­pli­ance with all aged care accred­i­ta­tion standards
  • Res­i­dent assess­ments and care plans 
  • All aspects of gen­er­al nurs­ing care includ­ing med­ica­tion man­age­ment, pal­lia­tive care and wound care

Essen­tial Qual­i­fi­ca­tions, Skills & Experience:

  • Demon­strat­ed, cur­rent back­ground and expe­ri­ence of at least 2 years as a Reg­is­tered Nurse’ in an Aged Care environment
  • Exper­tise in deliv­er­ing opti­mum aged care out­comes to res­i­dents which is com­pli­ant with nurs­ing best prac­tice and accred­i­ta­tion standards
  • Sound under­stand­ing of Manda­to­ry report­ing requirements
  • ACFI knowl­edge
  • Expe­ri­ence with Aged Care Man­age­ment soft­ware, effi­cient key­board data entry skills and com­put­er lit­er­a­cy with MS Office software
  • Abil­i­ty to lead a team to ensure excel­lent patient care delivery
  • Expe­ri­ence with demen­tia patients, pal­lia­tive care, wound care and pain management
  • Cur­rent unre­strict­ed AHPRA Registration
  • Excep­tion­al com­mu­ni­ca­tion skills
  • At least two year’s full time, paid employ­ment as a Reg­is­tered Nurse’ in Aus­tralia essential.
  • Cur­rent Fed­er­al Police Check
  • Cur­rent Driver’s License
  • Bach­e­lor of Nurs­ing or equiv­a­lent qual­i­fi­ca­tion essential
  • No spon­sor­ship available

The facil­i­ty offers a com­pet­i­tive salary plus super­an­nu­a­tion, annu­al leave, sick leave and oth­er entitlements. 

If you are inter­est­ed in this roles (or want to find out about oth­er con­tracts we have avail­able!), please CQ Nurse on 07 4998 5550 or email your CV through to recruitmentteam@​cqnurse.​com.​au