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Homecare NFP - Registered Nurse

Healthcare Australia

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Who We Are

Healthcare Australia is Australia's largest nursing recruitment agency and therefore we are able to offer you the best opportunities across Australia. We specialise in the sourcing and placement of health professionals in permanent roles in all the major cities across Australia.

Who They Are 
Our client is one of the largest not-for-profit community care providers in Victoria (salary packaging on offer). They also operate across residential aged care and retirement living in other states across Australia and have built a brand on their underlying values of respect & compassion. 
About the Role

Our client is looking for Registered Nurses in the South East who have had a minimum of 12 months experience operating in the profession and who would like to begin working within the community.

A commitment to 3-4 days across the working week is needed for the first 4-6 weeks for an induction period to take place, which includes blended learning of online & F2F at their Dandenong office location. Upon completion you would begin working autonomously across a rotating Mon-Sun roster with shift times 7:30-9:30pm. 

Employee Benefits: 

  • Salary packaging benefits up to $18k - $16k for living expenses + $2.5K for entertainment & meals.
  • Penalty Rates: 25% loading for shifts worked past 6pm, 50% loading for Saturday & 75% for Sunday
  • Reimbursement for distances travelled between clients homes
  • Career progression opportunities from within
  • Access to other salary packaging benefits such as discounts on Private Health, gym memberships & wellbeing programs. 

Key responsibilities include:

  • Work independently within a specified geographical location under the supervision of Grade 3/4 RN's.
  • Promote and deliver a holistic approach to care, focused on individualised needs of patients and in accordance with consumer directed care as set out within the organisations policies. 
  • Undertake assessment, prevention, early detection, referral and health promotion pertinent to clients. 
  • Conduct and review as necessary the care plans of clients, ensuring they best meet their individual needs at all times, in accordance with relevant legislation. 
  • Provide support and direction to lesser experienced staff including both EN's & PCW's. 
  • Contribute to an inclusive and supportive staff environment.

Key Selection Criteria:

  • Current AHPRA Registration 
  • At least 12 months experience working as a Registered Nurse 
  • Current Drivers License and access to vehicle
  • Wound Care Experience/Medication Management 
  • Excellent organisation skills and ability to prioritise competing tasks
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills 
  • Wound Care Experience/Medication Management 
  • Current police check OR willingness to obtain 
  • Up to date Flu Vaccination & COVID-19 Vaccinations

Why apply through Healthcare Australia?

  • Designated consultant to support you through the recruitment process
  • Preparation advice regarding resume, cover letter and interview success
  • Specific information regarding the role provided before application
  • Additional job options and opportunities if unsuccessful
  • Exceptional service and quick progression through recruitment process
  • Feedback requested and provided at all stages
  • Continued communication and support after employment has commenced

Hit the APPLY NOW button and one of our dedicated consultants will be in touch to confirm your suitability and guide you through the process.

Job details
Date posted
30 Dec 2021
Healthcare & Medical
Base pay
$32 - $39
Contract type
Work type
Full Time
Job mode
Standard/Business Hours
Health Care Providers & Services
Not for Profit / Charity

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