Registered Nurse

Job No: JBC1072564
Location: Perth

Across Australia Just Better Care provides in-home aged care and disability support services, supporting people to live independently. We are currently looking for community based Registered Nurses to join our Perth team. Join a growing national network where you can make a difference and practice your values in a positive, friendly and flexible work environment.

The role:

This role involves travelling between customer’s homes and providing individual and personalised support to customers in accordance with their support plans and/or medical practitioner’s directions.

 

Duties and responsibilities may include:
  • Working with or under the guidance of medical practitioners and Allied Health professionals
  • Medication Administration and Complex Clinical Care e. palliative care, bowel care/suppositories, catheter care, stoma care, oxygen and more
  • Monitoring and communicating on the customer’s wellbeing and reporting on progress of customers
  • Ensuring that all services are provided in a caring and respectful way in accordance with Just Better Care’s policy and procedures, legislative requirements and program specific guidelines (i.e. DVA Community Nursing)
  • Providing training, coaching and guidance to Community Support Professionals, Enrolled Nurses and Support Staff/Case Managers as required
  • Conducting skills assessments of Community Support Professionals performing complex care services as required
  • Demonstrating a commitment to best practice and evidence of continued professional development
  • Participating in staff meetings and attending training opportunities when required

 

What you will need:
  • Current Registered Nurse registration with Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency (AHPRA)
  • Evidence of continued professional development in accordance with the AHPRA standards
  • Current Criminal Record Check and Working with Children Check
  • Current CPR / First Aid Certificate
  • Current Australian Driver’s Licence
  • Reliable, registered and insured vehicle (comprehensive insurance is preferred)
  • Smartphone with internet access
  • Excellent leadership, written and verbal communication skills
  • Computer literacy
  • Experience in the supervision of staff members
  • Knowledge of continuous quality improvement principles
  • Excellent people, problem solving, and conflict management skills
  • Ability to work as part of a team and maintain good working relationships

 

Desirable:
  • Previous experience in the community care or health/aged care sector
  • Understanding of DVA Community Nursing guidelines or previous community nursing experience
  • Cert IV in Workplace Training & Assessment

 

What we offer:
  • Flexible working hours to suit your lifestyle
  • Ability to work independently and close to home
  • Training & professional development opportunities (including free access to online learning tools & programs)
  • Access to our free Employee Assistance Program
  • Staff recognition programs
  • Ongoing support from friendly, local office based team 

 

Next steps:

If you would like to join our growing team and become part of our friendly, professional network please apply today by clicking on “Apply for this job”. Possible starts with you.

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