Registered Nurse

What's on offer:

Attractive rates of pay $35.16 - $42.78 (dependant on experience)
Not for Profit salary packaging options of $15,900 p/a
Employment within a large, well respected, aged care organisation presenting ongoing career opportunities

We are currently seeking to recruit a skilled Nurse who strives for best practice, is able to communicate well with people of all backgrounds and approaches every situation with care and compassion.

As a Registered Nurse with Juniper you will be responsible for assessing residents' needs, in conjunction with other healthcare professionals, and for the planning, implementation and evaluation of residents' care plans. Demonstrated experience in the mentoring and supervision of care staff and conducting ACFI assessments will be highly regarded. A willingness to work within a person-centred, enabling environment, that respects the rights and needs of each individual is essential for success in our organisation.

This role is available at our Juniper Chrystal Halliday aged care home, located in Karrinyup. On offer is a part time position working 23.25 hours per fortnight. (We can be flexible to suit the right candidate*)

The ideal candidate would be available for:

- Week 1: Wednesday 7:00 - 15:15

- Week 2: Wednesday and Friday 7:00 - 15.15

All enquiries are welcome, please phone Zorica on 6119 5828.

Key Responsibilities of this role:

Implementation and development of resident care plans 
Respond to the requests and concerns of families and carers in liaison with the Residential Manager
Sound knowledge of ACFI documentation requirements
Liaise with appropriate health care professionals to deliver quality care to the residents
Develop and maintain the effective performance of other care and service staff
Liaise with the Residential Manager to identify the training needs of clinical and care staff
Ensure full compliance with and maintenance of aged care standards

The Skills, Knowledge and Experience required:

Registration with the Nursing and Midwifery board of Australia
Knowledge and experience in the provision of clinical care
Planning and co-ordinating skills in matters related to delivery of care
Ability and skills to guide staff in wound and diabetes care
Sound knowledge of medication systems
Excellent communication, problem solving, interpersonal and team membership skills
Karrinyup, WA, AU