Endorsed Enrolled Nurse

Catholic Care of the Aged

Type:
Part Time
Ref No:
17/60
Applications Close:
Wed, 23/08/2017
We are seeking an experienced and dedicated EEN to join our team and provide clinical care to residents in our aged care facilities.

Ref: 17/60 - Part Time / Holiday Relief - 64 hours per fortnight

Catholic Care of the Aged (CCA) is an integral part of St Agnes’ Parish, Port Macquarie.  With over 600 people in our care, CCA is the largest aged care provider within the areas of Port Macquarie and Kempsey.

ABOUT US

CCA offers a warm, caring and compassionate environment that caters for the full continuum of the ageing process, from self-sufficiency through to full dependency across our community care, retirement living and residential care services.  We provide positive lifestyle choices and a person-centred approach to care for older people that will enrich and fulfil their lives.  Our services are delivered in a Christian context characterised by compassion, commitment, dignity, respect, excellence and love for all.  We continually strive to improve, develop and grow our staff and our services with the aim of developing innovative approaches that will provide the best possible care for the people we serve.

WHAT WE ARE LOOKING FOR

We seek a suitably qualified and experienced Endorsed Enrolled Nurse to provide clinical care to residents in our aged care facilities.  The successful applicant will be committed to the person-centred/evidence based approach, and will work co-operatively and respectfully with residents, co-workers, families, visitors and volunteers to provide quality evidence-based clinical care, as detailed below:

SELECTION CRITERIA

  • Commitment to work in harmony with Catholic Values and Principles
  • Endorsed Enrolled Nurse - current AHPRA registration, with a minimum of 3 years’ experience
  • A genuine interest in, and compassion for, the Aged
  • High level of initiative and a positive approach
  • Effective communication and interpersonal skills, with the ability to work as part of a team
  • Display a flexible, calm and understanding manner
  • Experience in ACFI desirable
  • Available to work weekends, public holidays and shift work - flexibility in your availability is essential

JOB RELATED REQUIREMENTS

  • Aged care experience desirable
  • Basic computer skills
  • Be medically fit to carry out prescribed duties
  • Driver’s license and phone essential

CONDITIONS

Salary and conditions are in accordance with the Diocese of Lismore Care Services NSWNMA and HSU NSW Enterprise Agreement (2014-2017).  Attractive salary packaging is also available for permanent employees. 

APPLICATIONS CLOSE:   WEDNESDAY, 23 AUGUST 2017