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Enrolled Nurse - Parkes

The Salvation Army

START YOUR CAREER WITH THE SALVATION ARMY TODAY!

We are looking for compassionate people who share our mission and values, if you have the passion and drive to commit yourself to a challenging and rewarding role; we invite you to review our current vacancies.

ABOUT US

The Salvation Army is one of Australia's largest and most-loved charities, helping thousands of Australians every year find hope in the midst of all kinds of personal hardship. The Salvation Army offers the opportunity to use your professional skills and expertise to make a real difference in the lives of people who need help most.

Our enrolled nurses provide best practice nursing care, effective supervision of care workers, ensuring all documentation complies with legislative requirements and meets accreditation standards. Particular challenges include managing non-compliant and resistive behaviours and maintaining comprehensive, current and accurate documentation.

  • Permanent Part Time Position
  • Hands-on leadership role in a multi-disciplinary care team
  • Leading not for profit aged care provider - access to salary packaging

Are you an Enrolled Nurse with strong clinical skills and leadership competency, wanting to take your career to the next level?

We currently have vacancies for Enrolled Nurses at our Rosedurnate Aged Care Centre in Parkes NSW 2870. Rosedurnate Aged Care Centre is a warm and inviting home to 70 residents and is spread across three levels. It is located just a few minutes from the Parkes town centre and local health services.

ABOUT THE ROLE

  • Delivery of all aspects of care to residents
  • Reporting directly to the NIC, ensure any changes in resident status and any staffing issues are reported , to facilitate prompt, effective clinical and personnel related decision making
  • Supervise Care Service Employees
  • Receiving and when necessary acting on, reports from the previous shift
  • Developing, and maintaining all requisite documentation
  • Ensuring your professional development is maintained to at least the minimum required for continuing registration

ABOUT YOU

To be considered for this role, ideally we are looking for:

  • An understanding, empathy, appreciation and the ability to promote the values and ethos of The Salvation Army.
  • A current nursing registration with the Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency (APHRA) for a minimum of 2 years
  • Demonstrated aged care experience, the ability to work as part of a team and promote education and leadership in aged care
  • Understanding of and commitment to continuous quality improvement
  • An understanding of Aged Care Quality Standards
  • An understanding of Aged Care Funding Instrument (ACFI)
  • Demonstrated organisational and time management skills
  • Demonstrated well developed computer and documentation skills

BENEFITS

Enrolled Nurses at the Salvation Army Aged Care enjoy:

  • Access to not-for-profit salary packaging & meals and entertainment benefits (save on tax)
  • Above Award wages
  • Up to six weeks annual leave
  • Paid parental leave
  • Flexible work arrangements supporting you to achieve work-life balance
  • Access to financial, retail and lifestyle discounts and benefits
  • Learning and development to support you in your role
  • Scholarships via Eva Burrows College
  • Supported study options
  • Employee assistance program

To apply for this opportunity, please click on the 'Apply' button below to be taken to our online application process. Applications will be reviewed on receipt and will be accepted until the position is filled. Job offers will be subject to a National Criminal History Check as per Police Certificate Guidelines for Aged Care Providers.

The Salvation Army is an Equal Opportunity Employer who provides an inclusive work environment and embraces the diverse talent of its people.

The Salvation Army is a child safe organisation that is committed to ensuring the wellbeing of children and young people, and protecting them from harm. All child facing roles will require the successful completion of a Working with Children Check. Applicants for all other roles require a mandatory National Police Check.

We value Integrity, Compassion, Respect, Diversity, and Collaboration.

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