Registered Nurse (Aged Care) - Gilgandra Shire Council

  • Employment Office
  • New South Wales, Australia
  • 04 Mar, 2019
Permanent Full Time Registered Nurse

Job Description

About the Opportunity
Gilgandra Shire Council has a rewarding opportunity for a dedicated Registered Nurse to join their team in the Cooee Lodge Aged Care Facility on a full-time basis.



Reporting to the Aged Care Manager, you will be responsible for providing clinical nursing care to residents through assessments, planning and evaluations in conjunction with the residents and/or their representatives and the appropriate team members.

Day-to-day duties may include (but will not be limited to):
* Consulting with residents/representatives, allied health professionals and other relevant stakeholders;
* Managing care plans, including wound care and outcomes within the Facility;
* Demonstrating effective and positive communication with all stakeholders through established channels and lines of communication;
* Promoting a teamwork spirit within the care team and bet ween all service types;
* Ensuring all documentation is in compliance as per policy, procedures, ACFI and Accreditation; and
* Following WH&S guidelines, including infection control and reporting mechanisms for general welfare and safety of self, all staff, residents and others on the premises.

You will be required to participate on an on-call roster and will receive an on-call allowance.

About the Benefits
In recognition of your hard work and dedication, you will receive a competitive remuneration package circa $60,000-$85,000 (based on qualifications and experience) plus super, salary sacrificing opportunities, allowances and relocation assistance (if required).

You'll enjoy being a valued member of the team with numerous opportunities for mentorship, training and professional development.

About Gilgandra Shire Council
Gilgandra i s a vibrant rural community in Central West NSW, situated at the junction of three main highways and in close proximity to Dubbo. There is a strong supportive community that has worked together to develop excellent schools, medical services, retail services and recreational activities that you simply do not see in communities of a similar size.

Gilgandra presents you with an opportunity to have an excellent lifestyle you may not be able to afford in the city.

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