Eastern Grampians Health Service

Care Coordinator

Job Description

About us

East Grampians Health Service is based in Ararat and Willaura (Regional Victoria) and takes its name from the magnificent mountain range that provides a backdrop to both townships.  We are committed to providing quality care and services that meet the needs of the community, whilst continuously striving for improvement and aiming to lead the way in provision of health related services:

Care Coordinators use a solutions based approach to facilitate delivery of a range of Community Nursing services that support independent living in a person’s home. Care Coordinators coordinate and manage intake, assessment and review process, ensuring these meet consumers’ changing needs, state and federal funding guidelines and EGHS care policy and procedures.

What we Offer

About the Role

The role involves coordinating a range of services and programs that enables clients to live independently and to identify and address shortfalls in service delivery with a focus on chronic and complex care. The Care Coordinator will use their clinical expertise to mentor and support clinical staff in the delivery of care.

Care Coordinator shift times include Monday- Friday AM & PM and Saturday-Sunday AM as rostered.

About You

  • Current registration with AHPRA as a Registered Nurse
  • Demonstrated ability to assess, plan and coordinate care for clients with complex medical, psychological and chronic illness
  • Knowledge of community nursing funding programs
  • A post graduate qualification in management or interest in post graduate study will be considered favourably.

Appointment is subject to immunisation clearance (Including COVID-19) and current and satisfactory Employment Checks (Police and Working With Children Checks)

For more information please contact Gaye Peoples, Manager of Community Nursing on 03 5352 9328

The Position Description can be viewed and downloaded by selecting ‘Position Description’ below.

To apply please select ‘Apply online’ and complete as requested.

Please ensure you address the selection criteria, attach an up to date resume including two business referees by close of business Friday 24 May 2024.

East Grampians Health Service is an equal opportunity employer.

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Eastern Grampians Health Service