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Reference Number 11761
Position Title Registered Nurse
Employment Type Permanent Part Time
Department Youngcare Coomera
Location Youngcare Coomera K-ESS
Classification BC/WMB Nursing Employees Enterprise Agreement 2013 - QNU Registered Nurse Level 1
Hours per Fortnight 40
Position Summary

 

Registered Nurse

Youngcare Apartments Coomera - Part Time Afternoon shifts

 

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.

 

Key Responsibilities Include:

  1. Align personal leadership behaviour and ethical standards with Wesley Mission Queensland organisational values and Mission.
  2. Ensure the resident's right to privacy, dignity and confidentiality are respected and role model ethical care that addresses the diversity of residents/clients.
  3. Conduct competent holistic assessment, care planning, direct nursing care and review in non complex cases using a biopsychosocial model to optimise the individual's wellbeing or peaceful death.
  4. Reflect on practice and demonstrate competent decision making and problem solving
  5. Provide written and verbal reports on the social, physical and emotional well being of residents to CNs and collaborate with CNs to achieve quality outcomes for residents.
  6. Provide workplace coaching, guidance and supervision to Disability Support Workers and  Enrolled Nurses, and act as a role model for practice and professional conduct.
  7. Achieve outcome standards and service delivery practice in accordance with Government regulations, funding bodies and other relevant stakeholder organisations.
  8. Continue to develop knowledge and skills in speciality care (including but not limited to, young people with significant disability, palliative care, pain, wound management, infection control).
  9. Participate in performance development and manage own professional development and provide evidence of this on request.
  10. Follow safe work practices at all times, comply with relevant standards, policies, procedures and legislation
  11. Contribute to continuous quality improvement processes to ensure a high standard of practice and service delivery including assisting in research into relevant clinical and non clinical matters.
  12. Work with CN's and Facility Manager to investigate and process any complaints in accordance with organisation policy.
  13. Other duties as directed by the Facility Manager.

 

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 Judith Smith via JSmith@wmq.org.au 

 

Why you want to work with Wesley Mission Queensland 

Working alongside people who love what they do

Above Award pay

Salary Packaging

Product Discounts

Travel Discounts

Access to discounted holiday units

Employee Assistance Program

 

Wesley Mission Queensland's Vision is a compassionate, just and inclusive society for all.  WMQ values diversity and employee wellbeing, and fosters an environment that acknowledges the different perspectives and capabilities of our workers. 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 potentially enhance remuneration.

Essential Requirements Essential: Must have a current Drivers licence and willingness to drive in the course of work.
Essential: Availability for shift work
Desirable: Experience with PEG feeds
Desirable: Experience with people living with a disability
Contact Person Judith SMITH
Contact Number
Contact Email JSmith@wmq.org.au
Closing Date 28/01/2020
Position Description
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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.