Registered Nurses – Aged Care | Cairns

Registered Nurses – Aged Care | Cairns

Posted: 2023-11-17

Reference: 1482071

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 Cairns. Permanent part-time positions are currently open ( Morning/afternoon & Night shifts available).

Your responsibilities will include the following:
  • Working in partnership with patients and families in decision-making regarding the provision of care;
  • Delivering quality nursing care by assessing, planning, implementing, and evaluating individual patient care;
  • Providing a standard of care according to the individual's level of experience and education, maintaining high-quality nursing care within a safe environment.

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;
  • Strong professional and clinical development programs, including Graduate Nurse Program, Student Placement, Traineeships, and Study Assistance Programs (P&C to confirm);
  • Employee discount and benefits programs;
  • Reward and recognition programs, including the Annual National Care Awards.

Nestled in Cairns, this acclaimed architecturally designed facility features 129 rooms with balconies that make the most of the breathtaking surrounding views, encompassing lush green mountain ranges like Mount Whitfield, which embrace the Botanical Gardens. Situated just a brief 10-minute drive away from the International Airport and the Cairns City Centre, it offers tailored services, a dedicated staff, and top-notch facilities to cater to residents with dementia. These programs include PARO Therapy, Activity Stations, Table Top Activities, and Music Memories, enhancing the overall care experience.
If this aligns with what you're looking for, click "APPLY" to send in your application – attaching your most up-to-date CV. It is that easy! Alternatively, you can send your CV directly to info@ihrgroup.com.au.
And if this particular role isn't quite right, be sure to explore the array of other openings on our website at www.ihrgroup.com.au.

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