Careers at the Brotherhood

Registered Nurse

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Work type: Permanent Part-Time
Location: Clifton Hill
Categories: Nursing – Aged Care

The Brotherhood of St Laurence Aged Care has a vacancy for a Registered Nurse – grade 5 with excellent clinical knowledge to provide comprehensive nursing care to the residents of the Clifton Hill facility. The RN reporting to the Clinical Care Coordinator provides support, direction, training and education to clinical and care staff to ensure high-quality person-centred care for residents with complex care needs.  This role oversees the administration and administering of medications.

What we require: 

Passion for supporting the mission of BSL, and delivering excellence in your role is just the start.

To be considered for the role and be successful in it, we’re looking for the following key skills and experiences:

  • Bachelor of Nursing or equivalent Registered Nurse qualification current AHPRA Registration.
  • Extensive experience as a Registered Nurse grade 5 in the Aged Care sector.
  • Knowledge and experience in the coordination and clinical evaluation of aged care residents with complex combinations of mental health, substance abuse, dementia and social isolation.
  • Demonstrated knowledge and understanding of ACFI requirements, Accreditation Standards, and resident rights and best practice principles as applicable to aged care
  • Demonstrated leadership skills with an ability to act as a positive role model for staff
  • Demonstrated ability to work independently and as an effective team member to achieve goals
  • Theoretical and practical knowledge of OHS regulations and requirements practices, including manual handling, infection control.
  • Well-developed written and verbal communication skills with ability to deal with a broad range of people from diverse and socio-economic backgrounds.
  • Strong organizational and time management skills with an ability to adapt to changing demands and work under pressure.
  • Understanding of and empathy with the values and ideals of the Brotherhood
  • Post graduate qualifications and experience in a relevant health specialty; continence, wound management, gerontology, infection control, palliative care, dementia care, mental health or health management – Desirable

The Brotherhood provides a workplace that values and supports their staff, offers career development opportunities, a competitive salary and salary sacrifice options.

This position requires a NDIS Screening Clearance.  You will require proof of Covid-19 vaccination prior to commencement 

Salary will be the range of $86,741.72 to $95,538.04 per annum (pro rata part time) plus allowances.

The available shifts are afternoon shift 14.45 to 22.00 Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday located in Clifton Hill.

Salary range: $86,741.72 to $95,538.04 per annum (pro rata part time) plus allowances plus superannuation and NFP salary packaging options, leave loading of 17.5%

If this looks like a role that’s right for you, APPLY NOW.  To view the position description please click here

Enquiries to Milly Kuranage, Manager Residential Services on 0490 436 051 for a confidential discussion.

Applications close: Thursday 9 December 2021 – please note interviews may commence prior to closing date.   

 

We are an EEO and understand the importance of diversity and inclusion. We recognise that everyone has the right to an equitable, safe and productive environment and to be treated with dignity and respect.  We welcome applications from all people regardless of age, gender, ethnicity, cultural background, disability or sexual orientation. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people are encouraged to apply.

Successful applicants will be subject to pre-employment checks including criminal history and working with children. Recruitment decisions are based on the key inherent needs and requirements of each role, and candidates are selected based on their unique strengths and characteristics.  Applicants must have proof of working rights in Australia.

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The Brotherhood of St Laurence (BSL) acknowledges and understands its obligations under the UN Convention on the Rights of the Child and recognises that all children and young people have the right to be treated with respect and care, and to be safe from all forms of abuse. BSL has a zero tolerance towards child abuse. Read the official statement signed by the Executive Director.

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