Registered Nurse - After Hours Supervisor
Arcare Aged Care
Brisbane City, QLD
WE BELIEVE RELATIONSHIPS CHANGE LIVES!
Casual Position Registered Nurse After Hours Supervisor - NIGHT SHIFT
Location: Acare Eight Mile Plains, 549 Warrigal Road, Eight Mile Plains QLD 4113
Closing Date: 17.01.2019
Job Reference: 17557
With our first aged care residence constructed in 1997, Arcare is the largest private residential aged care provider in Australia. We currently have 37 residences throughout Victoria, NSW and Queensland.
Beyond the luxurious surroundings of our residences, our residents are supported by our innovative relationships first approach to celebrating and supporting old age. This approach is driven by our Arcare values of Relationships, Uniqueness, Partnerships and Flexibility.
Arcare believes that care and support is shaped by the quality of the relationships and interactions between clients, families and employees. That’s why we are committed to supporting and valuing the wellbeing and contribution of all those involved in the caring relationship.
About the opportunity:
We are looking for people who are flexible in their thinking and courageous in their actions. People with compassion and empathy, who understand that attitudes are contagious (and who have one worth sharing). People who can be themselves while upholding a high standard of behaviour. You will liaise with residents, families and medical professionals, and are encouraged to initiate and participate in innovative projects.
In return for your commitment to us and our residents, we will provide you with flexibility, on the job training and excellent employment conditions.
The Registered Nurse After Hours Supervisor is responsible for leading the direct care and services team in providing quality personal, social and emotional care and support to residents and their representatives in accordance with Arcare‘s Values.
Aged care experience is essential – Whilst you require a relevant qualification in Nursing, we are looking for the right people to join us and build personally meaningful relationships with our residents, their families and your colleagues.
Successful applicants must have:
- Current AHPRA Registration in RegisteredNursing
- A minimum of 1 years’ experience in Aged Care
- Proven leadership and excellent communication displaying a high level of interpersonal skills
- Possess a compassionate, caring and supportive nature
- Be relationship centerd approach to care and supervision
- Expertise in medication administration and wound care with a commitment to ongoing clinical excellence
- Have a genuine interest in and respect for the unique personality, history and values of our residents
If you would like to find out more about how you can become a part of the Arcare team visit our website – www.arcare.com.au/careers and follow the link to apply.
All applicants are required to undergo a National Police Record Check. Please note: Police check is required to be within 6 months of the issue date.
** Please note due to the high number of responses only short-listed applicants will be contacted.
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