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.

 

Position

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.

Reference or Job Identity Number

108959