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Registered Nurse | Permanent Position | AlbanyJuniper
What's on offer: Attractive rates of pay Salary packaging options of $15,900 p/a Employment within a large, well respected, aged care organisation presenting ongoing career opportunities At Juniper, we know that to be a great nurse it has to be more than a career choice, it is a calling. We are currently seeking to recruit a dedicated individual who strives for best practice, is able to communicate well with people of all backgrounds and approaches every situation with care and compassion. As a Registered Nurse with Juniper you will be responsible for assessing residents' needs, in conjunction with other healthcare professionals, and for the planning, implementation and evaluation of residents' care plans.
Demonstrated experience in the mentoring and supervision of care staff and conducting ACFI assessments will be highly regarded. A willingness to work within a person-centred, enabling environment, that repsects the rights and needs of each individual is essential for success in our organisation. This role is availab le at our Juniper Korumup aged care home, located in Albany.
On offer is a permanent position working 21 hours per fortnight. At present, we require someone to work Monday afternoons and every second Friday afternoon. Key Responsibilities of this role: Implementation and development of resident care plans Respond to the requests and concerns of families and carers in liaison with the Residential Manager Sound knowledge of ACFI documentation requirements Liaise with appropriate health care professionals to deliver quality care to the residents Develop and maintain the effective performance of other care and service staff Liaise with the Residential Manager to identify the training needs of clinical and care staff Ensure full compliance with and maintenance of aged care standards The Skills, Knowledge and Experience required: Registration with the Nursing and Midwifery board of Australia Knowledge and experience in the provision of clinical care Planning and co-ordinating skills in matters related to delivery of care Ability and skills to guide staff in wound and diabetes care Sound knowledge of medication systems Excellent communication, problem solving, interpersonal and team membership skills Juniper is a leading provider of care, accommodation and support services for older Western Australians.
We are a values driven, community benefit organisation that excels in social enterprise for the benefit of all people. Our response to increasing need encompasses a strong presence throughout metropolitan Perth and in the Kimberley, Mid-West, Wheatbelt, South West and Great Southern regions, giving us one of the largest care footprints in Australia. We believe in celebrating life, and strive to add value to the communities in which we operate, where our staff and volunteers work to deliver our Vision and Mission.
People of all ages and cultures are encouraged to apply. Juniper may commence the recruitment process prior to the advertised clo....