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Registered Nurse

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Job Information

Job Listing Date
12 Feb 2020
Location
Central & South East TAS
Work Type
Full Time
Classification
Healthcare & Medical, Nursing - Aged Care

About the business

Huon Regional Care is a long established provider of quality community and aged care services across Tasmania. You'll find us in three main locations; Franklin, Dover and Nubeena.

As an Employer of Choice, Huon Regional Care leads with courage, through excellence; integrity; and trust; we strive to achieve the very best for our people, and the people we care for, empowering the individual.

About the role

We are looking to appoint a Registered Nurse in our Nubeena facility.

The role of the Registered Nurse is to provide the highest standard of nursing care to residents and service users in accordance with HRC's promise, purpose, and values.

General Role Accountabilities Include:

  • Deliver direct and comprehensive nursing care in accordance with professional responsibilities and according to philosophy, practices, and policies of Huon Regional Care while maintaining compliance with regulatory compliance and relevant accreditation standards
  • Make nursing and care decisions based on sound clinical judgments and with a view to minimise risk
  • Encourage residents/service users to participate in decision making about their care where appropriate
  • Facilitate resident/service user medication management based on care plans, policies, and professional protocols
  • Regularly assess residents/service users and document observations using clinical software (or as directed), with sufficient detail to assist with ongoing care and ACFI claims
  • Report observations to relevant medical/healthcare personnel

Benefits and perks

  • Competitive rate of pay
  • Free onsite parking
  • Industry Leading Salary-Packaging (reduced taxable income)
  • Ongoing education & support
  • Uniforms & training provided
  • Beautiful Location 
  • Amazing care-first culture

Skills and experience

  • Current and valid AHPRA registration as a Registered Nurse
  • Experience with ACFI and accreditation requirements
  • Demonstrated written and verbal communication skills
  • Positive team-based attitude with a genuine interest in the support and care of residents
  • Current clinical knowledge and demonstrated critical thinking
  • Demonstrated ability to work autonomously

If you believe that you fit the above requirements, we would be keen to hear from you. 

How to Apply

Huon Regional Care is an equal opportunity employer and encourages Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people to apply.

Applications will be open until COB Monday 17th February 2020. For a copy of the position description go to 

https://www.huonregionalcare.org.au/get-in-touch/careers/

Please apply via SEEK only. 

 

The application form will include these questions:
  • Which of the following statements best describes your right to work in Australia?
  • How many years' experience do you have as a registered nurse?
  • Are you currently registered with the Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency (AHPRA)?
  • Do you have a current Police Check (National Police Certificate) for employment?

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