Wimmera Health Care Group

Residential in Reach Coordinator

Job Description

Residential in Reach (RIR) Coordinator

Wimmera Nursing Home

Clinical Nurse Consultant A – B (ZF4 – ZJ4)
Permanent Full Time
(80 hrs per fortnight) with ADO

An exciting opportunity exists for an innovative, positive Registered Nurse to make a difference in the lives of our Aged Care residents as the RIR Coordinator. This permanent full time position is available for an immediate start, with the opportunity for negotiable hours. Job share will be considered, please indicate in your application how many hours you’re applying for. The Residential in Reach Coordinator drives excellence in clinical standards and quality of care in an advanced clinical role in the area of the Older Person (chronic and acute conditions). The successful applicant will work as part of a multidisciplinary team to facilitate and provide high quality care to residents of residential aged care facilities throughout the Wimmera.

Key Selection Criteria include:

  • Registered Nurse with current AHPRA registration
  • Current Victorian Driver’s license
  • Demonstrated assessment and management skills at an advanced practice level in the nursing care of an Older person including acute deterioration of chronic health conditions
  • Demonstrated effective leadership skills
  • Highly developed communication/interpersonal, negotiation and conflict solution skills
  • Demonstrated commitment and ability to work in a multi-disciplinary team
  • Demonstrated ability to be self-driven, and work autonomously
  • Experience in risk management and quality improvement processes and programs, or willingness to learn
  • Well-developed computer literacy skills using various applications
  • Demonstrated commitment to professional development and learning for self and other team members
  • Relevant post-graduate qualification, or working towards / willingness to do so

Attractive benefits offered by the organisation include:

  • Salary packaging,
  • Professional development and education programs,
  • Employee Assistance Program,
  • Comprehensive orientation program.
  • Accrued Day Off (full time employees only)
  • Flexible rostering
  • Opportunities for career progression
  • Free parking

This is a great opportunity to work in a diverse environment and join a reputable rural health service that is now a part of Grampians Health, dedicated to the provision of quality patient centred care and to meet the needs of the community.

For more information about this position please view the Position Description and/or contact the responsible person indicated below. Further information on Grampians Health (Horsham & Dimboola) can be found on our website or Facebook page.

Applications must be submitted online via e-recruit by the Closing Date.

Grampians Health (Horsham & Dimboola) is committed to equal employment opportunity and promotes the safety, wellbeing and inclusion of all children, including those with a disability.

Grampians Health encourages applications from people from culturally and / or linguistically diverse backgrounds including Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

We aim to provide a safe environment for our staff, patients, residents and clients which includes supporting and responding to disclosures of family violence issues.

Pre-employment checks: All applicants must be willing to undertake a national police check and Victorian Employee Working with Children check prior to commencement of employment. All appointments are subject to pre-employment checks including immunisation clearance.

Horsham & Dimboola Campuses, proudly part of Grampians Health.
Contact Person Sarah Kleinitz
Contact Number (03) 5381 9355
Closing Date 25/05/2022
Position Description RIR coordinator 0522.pdf

Job Summary

Horsham Location
Full Time Job Type


Wimmera Health Care Group


Email: [email protected] Phone: 03 5381 9080