New opportunities have arisen for dedicated and enthusiastic Registered Nurses who would like to join the Clinical team at a private aged care facility in Brisbane.
DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES
Your responsibilities will include the following:
- Delivering, managing, and coordinating person-centred resident care;
- Developing comprehensive care plans for elderly patients includes conducting thorough assessments of their needs, and implementing appropriate care strategies;
- Creating individualised care plans that promote overall health, independence, and quality of life for the elderly;
- Proficiency in managing & safely administering medications following established protocols, including accurate dosage calculation, knowledge of different medication routes, and understanding of potential side effects or interactions;
- Maintaining accurate and up-to-date documentation and records, including patient records, detailed and up-to-date medical records, documenting admission assessments, care plans, interventions, and progress notes as per Queensland Health standards and Regis policies.
Open to Masters students – these candidates would be eligible for leadership positions.
- Current AHPRA registration (or 2-3 months away from receiving it);
- Certificate III in individual support (minimum requirement) or Cert IV in Aged Care, Dementia;
- Currently studying for a nursing degree and close to completing or graduating as a nurse;
- Completed Aged Care clinical placement;
- Good communication skills – interacting with staff and residents;
- Embodies and practices values; Optimism, Passion, Integrity, and Respect (for all backgrounds, nationalities, genders, sexes, ages, ethnicities, and sexual orientations);
- Resilience and passion for care for senior citizens. Gentle and diligent handling of citizens;
- Understanding of AN-ACC -AgedCare funding model;
- Any experience in any capacity in aged care is highly desirable;
- Working knowledge of Accreditation Standards and Aged Care legislation is desirable.
- Enjoy a flexible working environment to balance your life and wellbeing;
- Career pathways and opportunities across Australia, including entry-level roles;
- Employee discount and benefits programs;
- Reward and recognition programs, including the Annual National Care Awards.
Situated in Brisbane, this aged care residence offers stunning gardens, shaded verandas, and serene living areas that promote a sense of camaraderie and tranquility. It enjoys a central location in the peaceful coastal suburb of Birkdale, conveniently located just 30 minutes from Brisbane and a mere 10 minutes from Moreton Bay, with easy access to public transportation. The facility is dedicated to providing specialized services, a highly trained staff, and facilities designed to assist residents living with dementia. The programs offered encompass PARO Therapy, Activity Stations, Table Top Activities, and Music Memories.
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