Registered Nurses Aged Care – The Grange and The Birches
Full Time – 80 Hours per fortnight
EBA Based Remuneration
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Western District Health Service is a leading and innovative sub-regional health service providing a comprehensive range of acute inpatient services, residential aged care and primary and community health services.
Hamilton, located 3.5 hours from Melbourne, and on the doorstep of the majestic Grampians National Park, is the hub of a large agricultural region and the centre of the shire for business, commerce, education, health, cultural and recreational facilities. Learn more – Visit Hamilton
You will be working alongside experienced, passionate leaders who are true to our values of Integrity, Innovation
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About the role
Our Aged Care Services – Hamilton has an exciting opportunity for Registered Nurses to join our innovative and committed Aged Care Services team at The Grange and The Birches
We are looking for Registered Nurses with experience in, or desire to expand their knowledge of, dementia management and a passion for providing quality dementia care in order to shape a Montessori community. Applicants will be committed to gaining an understanding of living with dementia and apply the Montessori approach to aspects of service delivery including the 12 principles.
Previous experience in aged care, computer skills and an understanding of the ACFI and Aged Care Standards are highly desirable. The suitable candidates will have the ability to work flexible shifts and weekends.
All applicants must have the right to work within Australia and provide evidence of this.
You will bring:
• AHPRA registration
• Strong clinical skills
• Dedication to professional development
• Advanced communication skills
We can offer:
- Ability to work independently and as part of a multidisciplinary team
- Be part of a high functioning team
- Generous Salary Packaging options
- Free car parking
- Ability to purchase additional leave
- Internal training and development opportunities
- Access to Employee Assistance Program ( EAP)
For more details take a look at our Position Description.
**Proposed Interviews to take place as suitable applications are received.
The successful applicant will hold, or be able to obtain, a current National Criminal Police Check. Dependant on your position you may be required to obtain a Working with Children Check Clearance, Disability Worker Exclusion Scheme check and / or NDIS Worker Screening Check.
There are mandatory vaccination requirements at WDHS – current immunisation records and evidence is required, including COVID and Booster
At WDHS we are proud to be smoke free.
Western District Health Service is an Equal Opportunity Employer that has a commitment to cultural safety, inclusion and empowerment of Indigenous, Torres Strait Islander, their families and communities and encourages them to apply. This organisation promotes the safety and wellbeing of children from culturally, linguistically diverse and aboriginal backgrounds and those with a disability.