Various locations across Adelaide including Victor Harbor and Goolwa
Dynamic not-for-profit organisation
Generous salary packaging benefits available
Casual positions - choose your own shifts!
For more than 50 years, Southern Cross Care has been providing quality aged care and retirement living services to our community. We're guided by our compassionate, capable, collaborative and creative values, and we want people who share these values to join our team.
We are looking for dedicated Enrolled Nurses to join our Care Support team on a casual basis to support our various Residential Care sites in SA.
About the role
You will deliver high-quality nursing care while supervising and guiding personal care workers. Together, you’ll help to improve resident quality of life.
In providing person-centered nursing and lifestyle care, you’ll set, manage and oversee care plans, monitor results, keep detailed records and ensure comprehensive handovers between shifts. You’ll also foster a safe and harmonious environment while growing your knowledge and encouraging others to shine.
As a valued member of the Southern Cross Care team, resident safety and quality of life will define your daily duties. Each day you’ll set an example for your colleagues by meeting and exceeding all relevant standards, regulations and laws, and contributing to our continuous improvement plans.
For further details regarding the scope of the role, please refer our website or to the attached position description.
With a current registration (practising certificate) as an Enrolled Nurse with AHPRA, and at least 1 to 2 years experience experience working as an Enrolled Nurse in an aged care environment, you have a solid understanding of all relevant legislative requirements, ethics and standards. You will also demonstrate high-level listening, communication, team building and time management skills.
Skilled in dementia and gerontic care, you’ll excel at helping residents with confusing or challenging behaviours.
Understanding and working knowledge of Electronic Care Management systems and medication systems is desirable.
About this opportunity
This is a rare opportunity to join a dynamic, not-for-profit organisation and help create a better future for you and your community.
You’ll enjoy exceptional learning and development opportunities, and salary packaging benefits that will help you to maximise your take-home pay. You’ll also be working with a friendly and inclusive team that genuinely cares about you.
With our organisation growing to meet the needs and exceed the expectations of our community, there’s never been a better time to join the Southern Cross Care team.
Please Note: Applications are subject to medical assessment including drug and alcohol testing, and successful applicants require the following:
A current National Police Certificate for the Purpose of Aged Care
A Flu Vaccination Statement
A COVID19 vaccination statement