Registered Nurse - Aged Care, Eastern Suburbs
We are seeking an experienced and compassionate Registered Nurse with 2-3 years of experience in aged care and expertise in dementia care to join our team. The successful candidate will be responsible for providing high-quality care to our elderly residents, including those with dementia, in a safe, supportive, and welcoming environment.
Provide comprehensive nursing care to elderly residents, including those with dementia, by assessing, planning, implementing, and evaluating individualized care plans
Ensure the physical, emotional, and psychological well-being of residents by providing compassionate and respectful care that supports their independence and dignity
Administer medications and treatments according to established protocols and procedures
Monitor residents' health status and report any changes to the appropriate healthcare professionals
Maintain accurate and timely documentation of resident care in electronic medical records
Collaborate with interdisciplinary team members, including physicians, allied health professionals, and family members, to ensure coordinated and effective care
Participate in ongoing professional development activities to enhance knowledge and skills related to dementia care and aged care
Adhere to all relevant regulations and standards of practice, including infection control, workplace health and safety, and privacy and confidentiality requirements
Current registration as a Registered Nurse with the Nursing and Midwifery Board of Australia
2-3 years of experience in aged care, preferably with experience with dementia care
Excellent clinical skills and knowledge of best practices in aged care
Strong communication and interpersonal skills, with the ability to build rapport with residents, families, and colleagues
Ability to work effectively as part of a team and independently
Flexibility to work a variety of shifts, including weekends and holidays
Commitment to ongoing professional development and continuous improvement
Knowledge of ACFI documentation and funding would be advantageous
If you are a caring and experienced Registered Nurse with a passion for aged care and dementia care, we encourage you to apply for this exciting opportunity to make a difference in the lives of our residents.
Please email your resume to: firstname.lastname@example.org
Happy to discuss shift patterns / perm / temp.