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Reference Number 11629
Position Title Registered Nurse
Employment Type Fixed Term Part Time
Department CCP Gympie
Location Gympie CCP K-ESS
Classification QNU - QNU Registered Nurse Level 1
Hours 22
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.

 

We are seeking an experienced Registered Nurse with 3 to 4 years of experience in Community Care to work across the Gympie region. This role is part-time (3 days per week) for a period of 6 months with a view to a possible extension on this.  

 

Key Responsibilities Include:

  1. Align own workplace behaviour in accordance with the WMQ Charter, Values and Mission of the organisation.
  2. Provide a high level of nursing care, clinical practice and administration of medications to allocated clients and manage own time effectively.
  3. Undertake comprehensive assessments, develop, implement, monitor and review care plans to meet the health care needs of clients and to promote quality of life
  4. Ensure client hours are kept within budgeted hours and support Case Managers with clinical issues. 
  5. Conduct new client assessments when directed by Clinical Nurse or CNC.
  6. Maintain own registration requirements. 
  7. Ensure compliance with all relevant legislation.
  8. Assist in research relevant to client clinical care.
  9. Participate and communicate effectively as a member of the team.
  10. Monitor, support and supervise clinical care given by personal carers.
  11. Mentor other clinical staff as directed by Clinical Nurse.
  12. Participate in the Performance Development System.
  13. Attend to other matters as directed by the Clinical Nurse or CNC.
  14. Contribute to continuous quality improvement processes to ensure a high standard of practice and service delivery.
  15. Comply with the Mission, Values and Policies of Wesley Mission Queensland.

 

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. 

 

For more information, please contact Leonie Thurgood at LThurgood@wmq.org.au or Kelly Olsen at kolsen@wmq.org.au

 

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.
Essential: Current registration with the Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency.
Contact Person Leonie Thurgood
Contact Number
Contact Email LThurgood@wmq.org.au
Alternate Contact Person Kelly Olsen
Alternate Contact Number
Closing Date 18/10/2019
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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.