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Reference Number 12044
Position Title Registered Nurse
Employment Type Casual
Department WesleyCare Tewantin
Location WesleyCare Tewantin
Classification BC/WMB Nursing Employees Enterprise Agreement 2013 - QNU Registered Nurse Level 1
Hours per Fortnight 0
Position Summary

Registered Nurse

 

Wesley Mission Queensland (WMQ) is a large and dynamic organisation with more than 65 locations throughout South East Queensland supporting 100,000 Queenslanders every year. As a not-for-profit organisation with over 100 years' experience in delivering aged care, Wesley Mission Queensland has a history steeped in hope, respect, compassion, empowerment, innovation, justice and integrity. To learn more about our organisation, please see www.wmq.org.au & https://www.youtube.com/user/wmbmedia.

 

About the Role 

Wesleycare Tewantin are looking for Registered Nurses to join their team on a Casual basis. Opportunities for permanent hours may become available.
You will be responsible for providing a high level of nursing care, including clinical practice required for individual clinical need,  and administration of medications for residents with high, complex health care needs and disabilities. 
You will be required to assess the care needs of residents with high, complex health needs and disabilities
You will be required to formulate, implement and evaluate quality and person centred care plans for residents. 
You will be required to lead, monitor and supervise a small team of disability support workers. 

 

Key Role Accountabilities:

  • Assist in the achievement of operational goals of the service.
  • Provide direct care to residents.
  • Assist in research relevant to clinical matters.
  • Implement relevant policies and procedures.
  • Achieve outcome standards and service delivery practice in accordance with Government regulations and other relevant bodies.
  • Ensure compliance with all relevant legislation.
  • Carry out comprehensive and accurate assessment of residents.
  • Provide direct supervision for endorsed enrolled nurses who administer medications in rostered facility or as required in other nearby designated facilities. It is the responsibility of the designated registered nurse to take legal responsibility for medication management.
  • Develop, implement, monitor and review care plans to meet the health care needs of residents and to promote quality of life.
  • Report all complaints to the Service Manager.
  • Ensure all rights and confidentiality of residents is maintained in all matters.
  • Comply with organisational policies and procedures.
  • Follow safe work practices at all times.
  • Participate in the development and implementation of Quality Business Planning activities.
  • Participate in the performance development system.
  • Provide input to the orientation and training of staff.
  • Contribute to continuous quality improvement processes to ensure a high standard of practice and service delivery.
  • Undertake any other duties as directed by the Manager / CNS.
  • Align one's workplace behaviour in accordance with the WMQ Model of Care, the Wesley Charter and Wesley Mission Queensland's Vision, Mission and Values.

 

 How to Apply:

Applications must address the 'Qualifications, Knowledge and Requirement' for this role (contained within the attached position description) and are to be submitted online at www.wmq.org.au by 4pm of the closing date.

 

 

 

Why work with Wesley Mission Queensland

Working alongside people who love what they do
Salary Packaging

Product Discounts
Travel Discounts
Access to discounted holiday units

 

Wesley Mission Queensland's Vision is a compassionate, just and inclusive society for all.  We are committed to EEO, OH&S, Ethical Practices and the principles of Cultural Diversity.  We are a preferred employer for older workers.  Successful applicants are expected to abide by the WMQ Code of Conduct.  Relevant criminal record checks will be undertaken on recommended applicant.  To view our Privacy Policy, please click here.  Salary Packaging is available to permanent Staff to enhance remuneration.

Essential Requirements Essential: Must have a current Drivers licence and willingness to drive in the course of work.
Contact Person Kirin Hagicostas
Contact Number
Contact Email KHagicostas@wmq.org.au
Closing Date 21/09/2020
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Please note that this position will close at 11:45pm on the closing date.
Please ensure your application is added before this time as we do not accept late applications.