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Reference Number 15936
Position Title Enrolled Nurse (Advanced Skill) - Kununurra
Employment Type Full Time
Division Residential
Site Juniper Kununurra
Position Summary

What's on offer:

  • Attractive rates of pay, approx. $31.89 - $33.82 (Level 4 - Advanced Skill)
  • Subsidised shared accommodation @ $20 per night*
  • $750 relocation assistance*
  • Salary Packaging options of $15,900 p/a
  • Full Time permanent role
  • Employment within a large aged care organisation with ongoing opportunities

We are seeking an Advanced Skill Enrolled Nurse to work at our Juniper Gerdewoonem site, located in the Kimberley town of Kununurra. Juniper Gerdewoonem which opened in June 2018 is a home for up to 36 residents and has been purpose built for the region.

Enrolled Nurses play an important role at Juniper and are highly regarded.  If you are comfortable communicating with people of all backgrounds and confident supervising others we would love to receive your application to join the team in Kununurra.

On offer for the successful candidate will be a full-time position of 75 hours per fortnight working a variety of shifts.

Key Responsibilities of this role:

  • Provide nursing and clinical care for residents, correctly and according to their care plans
  • Assist residents with the safe administration of medications
  • Supervise staff in the provision of effective person centred care to our residents with the expected outcome of positively enhancing their quality of life
  • Respond to the requests and concerns of families and carers in liaison with the Residential Manager
  • Provide nursing and clinical care to residents through development, implementation, review and evaluation of care plans
  • Ensure ACFI, assessment and referral records are maintained

The Skills, Knowledge and Experience required:

  • Registration with the Nursing and Midwifery Board of Australia
  • Outstanding planning and co-ordinating skills in matters related to the delivery of care
  • Ability to guide staff and support the families of our residents
  • Excellent communication, problem solving, interpersonal and team membership skills
  • Sound knowledge of ACFI documentation requirements

*Conditions Apply

Juniper is a leading provider of care, accommodation and support services for older Western Australians. We are a values driven, community benefit organisation that excels in social enterprise for the benefit of all people. Our response to increasing need encompasses a strong presence throughout metropolitan Perth and in the Kimberley, Mid-West, Wheatbelt, South West and Great Southern regions, giving us one of the largest care footprints in Australia. We believe in celebrating life, and strive to add value to the communities in which we operate, where our staff and volunteers work to deliver our Vision and Mission.

 People of all ages and cultures are encouraged to apply. Juniper will commence shortlisting immediately.


Selection Criteria Essential: Did you have the 2020 Flu Vaccination and are you willing to obtain a new one in 2021?
Essential: How many years experience do you have working as an Enrolled Nurse?
Essential: Do you currently live in Kununurra or surrounding areas? If not, how many weeks notice would you need to relocate?
Contact Person Gail Marley
Contact Number (08) 6119 5266
Alternate Contact Person Rebecca Antonio
Alternate Contact Number
Position Description no position descriptions have been provided

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Please note that this position will close at 11:45pm on the closing date.
Please ensure your application is added before this time as we do not accept late applications.
Juniper reserves the right to close advertising without prior notice.