Are you a compassionate and dedicated nurse looking to make a meaningful difference in the lives of elderly individuals? If so, we have an exciting opportunity for you in well-established aged care facility in Tasmania is seeking a skilled and caring Aged Care Nurse.
Position: Aged Care Nurse Location: Tasmania, Australia
Full time permanent and contract positions available
Responsibilities: As an Aged Care Nurse, your primary responsibility will be to ensure the physical and emotional well-being of our elderly residents. Your duties will include, but are not limited to:
- Conducting comprehensive assessments of residents’ health and care needs.
- Developing and implementing care plans tailored to individual requirements.
- Administering medications and treatments as prescribed by physicians.
- Monitoring residents’ health and providing medical attention as needed.
- Assisting with daily activities, including personal care, hygiene, and mobility.
- Maintaining accurate and up-to-date medical records.
- Communicating effectively with residents, their families, and the broader care team.
- Participating in staff meetings and training sessions to enhance your skills and knowledge.
Requirements: To be considered for this role, you must meet the following criteria:
- Registered Nurse qualification with current registration and endorsement from the Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency (AHPRA).
- Proven experience in aged care nursing is highly desirable.
- Ability to demonstrate empathy, patience, and a genuine commitment to the well-being of elderly individuals.
- Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
- Strong organizational and time management abilities.
- Understanding and adherence to relevant health and safety regulations.
- Flexibility to work various shifts, including weekends and public holidays.
- Competitive salary and benefits package.
- Supportive and collaborative work environment.
- Opportunities for professional development and career advancement.
- Making a positive impact in the lives of our valued residents and their families.
- Location Tasmania
- Type of work Residential Aged Care