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Assistant In Nursing

Advertiser: Calvary Health Care RiverinaMore jobs from this company

Job Information

Job Listing Date
26 Mar 2020
Location
Wagga Wagga & Riverina
Work Type
Casual/Vacation
Classification
Healthcare & Medical, Nursing - General Medical & Surgical

Assistant In Nursing

Calvary
Casual

Calvary Riverina

Assistant in Nursing- Casual

  • Casual position opened to 2nd and 3rd year nursing students or those who hold current AIN qualifications
  • Join one of Australia’s leading health, community and aged care provide. Excellent salary packaging options available

About the role

  • Giving direct care to a specific patient population within each unit by attending basic hygiene needs i.e.: showering, mouth care, shaving, toileting needs.
  • Providing assistance to patients with feeding, positioning, mobilisation, pressure area care.
  • Using a patient centred approach to patient assessment in conjunction with the Registered Nurse by performing vital signs, weighing patients, performing urinalysis.
  • Escorting patients to appointments as directed by the Registered Nurse.
  • Practising within organisational philosophies and guidelines.
  • Ensuring safe practice by acting to promptly rectify unsafe practice and practicing reflectively within own professional abilities and guidelines.

What you bring  

  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Up to date immunisation status
  • Commitment to working within Calvary's Mission and Values

Benefits

This is an excellent opportunity to be a part of a leading mission based health care organisation. We offer paid parental leave, salary packaging, career progression, flexible working hours and training and skills development. Calvary is also proud to be recognised as a leader in gender equality.  Further details are available here: https://www.calvarycare.org.au/careers/benefits/

About Calvary

Calvary is a national Catholic provider of health, community and aged care services operating in six states and territories. Our services include public and private hospital care, acute and sub-acute care, home care services and retirement and aged care services, in both rural and metropolitan areas.  Calvary employs over 11,000 people and has over 1,500 volunteers.

Calvary continues the mission of the Sisters of the Little Company of Mary, a mission focused on caring for those who are sick, dying and in need.  We express our values of hospitality, healing, stewardship and respect through “being for others” exemplified by the Spirit of Calvary and the example of Venerable Mary Potter.

How to join the team

To join our diverse, compassionate and dedicated team for a rewarding Calvary career, please submit an online application.

Please note: attached to the job advertisement on the Calvary Careers portal are important documents relating to the role. Please ensure you view these documents before beginning your application. It is suggested that you download a copy of these for your reference.

Candidates must hold Australian or NZ Citizenship or the capacity to permanently work in Australia. Employment of a temporary visa holder may only occur if no suitable permanent resident or citizen of Australia has been identified for this position following suitable labour market testing.

As part of the application process, you may be required to participate in a health evaluation, which could include face to face assessment and drug and alcohol testing, to ensure your suitability for the role.

Please note we are unable to accept emailed applications or resumes and phone calls from recruitment agencies.

 

 



Enquiries: Vernee Bates
Ph: (02) 6932 1418
Applications Close:

To view the position description or submit your application please click the 'Apply Now' button below.
Calvary
Casual

Calvary Riverina

Assistant in Nursing- Casual

  • Casual position opened to 2nd and 3rd year nursing students or those who hold current AIN qualifications
  • Join one of Australia’s leading health, community and aged care provide. Excellent salary packaging options available

About the role

  • Giving direct care to a specific patient population within each unit by attending basic hygiene needs i.e.: showering, mouth care, shaving, toileting needs.
  • Providing assistance to patients with feeding, positioning, mobilisation, pressure area care.
  • Using a patient centred approach to patient assessment in conjunction with the Registered Nurse by performing vital signs, weighing patients, performing urinalysis.
  • Escorting patients to appointments as directed by the Registered Nurse.
  • Practising within organisational philosophies and guidelines.
  • Ensuring safe practice by acting to promptly rectify unsafe practice and practicing reflectively within own professional abilities and guidelines.

What you bring  

  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Up to date immunisation status
  • Commitment to working within Calvary's Mission and Values

Benefits

This is an excellent opportunity to be a part of a leading mission based health care organisation. We offer paid parental leave, salary packaging, career progression, flexible working hours and training and skills development. Calvary is also proud to be recognised as a leader in gender equality.  Further details are available here: https://www.calvarycare.org.au/careers/benefits/

About Calvary

Calvary is a national Catholic provider of health, community and aged care services operating in six states and territories. Our services include public and private hospital care, acute and sub-acute care, home care services and retirement and aged care services, in both rural and metropolitan areas.  Calvary employs over 11,000 people and has over 1,500 volunteers.

Calvary continues the mission of the Sisters of the Little Company of Mary, a mission focused on caring for those who are sick, dying and in need.  We express our values of hospitality, healing, stewardship and respect through “being for others” exemplified by the Spirit of Calvary and the example of Venerable Mary Potter.

How to join the team

To join our diverse, compassionate and dedicated team for a rewarding Calvary career, please submit an online application.

Please note: attached to the job advertisement on the Calvary Careers portal are important documents relating to the role. Please ensure you view these documents before beginning your application. It is suggested that you download a copy of these for your reference.

Candidates must hold Australian or NZ Citizenship or the capacity to permanently work in Australia. Employment of a temporary visa holder may only occur if no suitable permanent resident or citizen of Australia has been identified for this position following suitable labour market testing.

As part of the application process, you may be required to participate in a health evaluation, which could include face to face assessment and drug and alcohol testing, to ensure your suitability for the role.

Please note we are unable to accept emailed applications or resumes and phone calls from recruitment agencies.

 

 



Enquiries: Vernee Bates
Ph: (02) 6932 1418
Applications Close:

To view the position description or submit your application please click the 'Apply Now' button below.

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