Aged Care Registered Nurse

Support individuals in aged care continue to have a quality of life in Townsville

Your new company
Our client is a Not For Profit organisation that has 25+ years' experience in delivering high quality care services in QLD. They have a variety of specialisms including Aged Care, Home Care, Respite Care, Dementia Care, NDIS, Disability and Health Services.

Your new role
  • Providing nursing care for clients in accordance with accepted nursing practices and the organisations policies
  • Deliver a holistic approach to care, which focuses on the needs and rights of the client and respects lifestyle choices within their chosen environment
  • Liaise with other health professionals, clients, families and staff
  • Administer and review medications and treatments
  • Observe, record and report on client's conditions and treatment including determining the appropriate care plan for the client
  • Routine checks and observations
  • Wound management
  • Assist with people handling tasks when required, including sit to stand transfer, bed mobility and hoisting
  • Provide comprehensive handovers at shift changes
  • Maintain appropriate documentation including progress notes

What you'll need to succeed
  • Current AHPRA registration
  • Queensland Police Certificate prior to commencement
  • If required to have contact with clients, be vaccinated (and maintain up-to-date vaccinations) against Influenza and Covid-19
  • A current Queensland Drivers licence
  • Current CPR Certificate
  • Aged Care, Hospital, or Community Health experience will be highly regarded

What you'll get in return
  • Full Time, Permanent position based in Townsville (80 hours per fortnight)
  • $36+ per hour (excluding overtime)

What you need to do now
If you're interested in this role, click 'apply now' to forward an up-to-date copy of your CV, or contact Megan White on 07 4417 1105 or megan.white@hays.com.au
If this job isn't quite right for you but you are looking for a new position, please contact us for a confidential discussion on your career.

LHS 297508 #2682334

Summary

Job Type
Temporary
Industry
Healthcare & Medical
Location
QLD, Townsville
Specialism
Healthcare
Pay
$36+ per hour
Ref:
2682334

Talk to a consultant

Talk to Megan White, the specialist consultant managing this position, located in Townsville
Level 6, Suncorp Tower, 61-73 Sturt St

Telephone: 0744171105