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Registered Nurse - St George Aged Care

Location
Bexley, New South Wales
Job Type
Full Time
Posted
4 Jun 2021

Registered Nursing duties within an aged care facility including:

  • Responsibility for administering medical strategies and assessments and nursing care plans to patients and residents.
  • Able to perform complex work independently.
  • Medical management and administration and evaluation of how medication has impacted a resident and their health or behaviour.
  • Direct, manage and control carers and enrolled nurses to undertake particular duties as necessary.
  • Mentoring and training ENs, new RNs, or AINs.
  • Implementing clinical policies and procedures.
  • Take a leadership role during an infection control breach
  • Provide complex pain management or some palliative care treatments and services.
  • Manage admissions, family liaison and transition management.

Additional and Alternative Skills:

  • Thinks critically and analyse nursing practice in making decisions and providing safe, quality nursing practice within person-centred and evidence-based frameworks.
  • respects all cultures and experiences.
  • complies with legislation, regulations, policies, guidelines and other standards or requirements relevant to the context of practice when making decisions.
  • maintains accurate, comprehensive and timely documentation of assessments, planning, decision-making, actions and evaluations.
  • communicates effectively: is respectful of a person's dignity, culture, values, beliefs and rights.
  • conducts assessments that are holistic as well as culturally appropriate.
  • collaboratively constructs nursing practice plans until contingencies, options priorities, goals, actions, outcomes and timeframes are agreed with the relevant persons.
  • determines, documents and communicates priorities, goals and outcomes with the relevant persons.

Qualifications and experience

  • Appropriate Nursing Registration (clear and unconditional);
  • Registered Nurse Level 3 or 4;
  • Management and supervision qualifications or equivalent relevant experience;
  • At least 2 years' experience as Registered Nurse in an Aged Care environment;

Package:

  • Full-time, 38 hours per week (additional hours as reasonably required);
  • Salary in accordance with Nursing Award 2010 (MA000034) Level 3 point 1 $, point 2 $, point 3 $, point 4 $ pa.
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Details

  • Job Reference: 299720904-2
  • Date Posted: 4 June 2021
  • Employer: St George Aged Care
  • Location: Bexley, New South Wales
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Aged Care, Nursing, Other
  • Job Type: Full Time