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Reference Number 14054
Position Title Clinical Nurse Manager
Employment Type Full Time
Division Residential
Region COAST
Site Juniper Charles Jenkins TCP
Position Summary

What's on offer?

  • Attractive package, including Salary packaging of up to $15,900 p/a
  • The option to salary package a vehicle
  • Free parking on site
  • Employment within a growing organisation

Juniper is now looking for a highly experienced and dynamic Clinical Nurse Manager to provide clinical leadership within Juniper's Transition Care Facility. This facility provides services and accommodation to older adults awaiting permanent placement to residential care, or a return to health to enable them to live independently again in the community. Located at our Rowethorpe site in Bentley this fully refurbished facility provides for up to 60 individuals requiring additional care and support as part of their discharge from hospital.

This hands on position is responsible for clinical leadership, coordinating client care and facilitating the provision of person centred, clinical and care services. The successful candidate will ensure all services are provided in a manner that recognises the importance of helping clients maintain their quality of life and adheres to the core values and guiding principles of Juniper. 

If you are passionate about the provision of quality care and are committed to providing outstanding customer service, then we want to hear from you. The successful applicant will be appointed to a full time position, working Monday to Friday, within the core business hours.

 Key Responsibilities of this role (not limited to):

  • Complete comprehensive clinical assessments and review of residents' care needs
  • Work alongside clinical team to resolve any clinical issues and escalate to Transition Manager where appropriate 
  • Ensure Charles Jenkins has adequate staffing levels at all times
  • Coordinate admissions and discharges
  • Coordinate and attend family meetings
  • Ensure all care plans are up to date and reflect current client status and care needs
  • Actively participate and or Chair appropriate meetings as required
  • Provide leadership and promote a collaborative approach to clinical and care staff to ensure delivery of person-centred care
  • Support the Transition Manager in identifying training needs and performance management of clinical and care staff

 The Skills, Knowledge and Experience required

  • Registered Nurse with Current registration with the Nursing and Midwifery Board of Australia
  • Previous experience leading clinical and/or care teams (desirable)
  • Comprehensive knowledge of evidence based clinical and care practices
  • Demonstrated knowledge of continuous improvement, accreditation requirements
  • Experience with clinical problem solving and a commitment to delivering high quality, resident focused care

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 are encouraged to apply. Juniper may commence the recruitment process prior to the advertised closing date.

Contact Person Megan Hayes
Contact Number (08) 9240 0308
Alternate Contact Person Fran Rafferty
Alternate Contact Number (08) 9240 0316
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.
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