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Reference Number 15441
Position Title Enrolled Nurse | Contract Night Shift | Transition Care
Employment Type Fixed Term Contract
Division Residential
Region COAST
Site Juniper Charles Jenkins TCP
Position Summary

What's on offer:

  • Attractive hourly rate based on experience, $30.76 - $33.32 + shift penalties
  • Salary Packaging options of $15,900 p/a
  • 4-5 month night shift contract position covering extended leave
  • Employment within a large aged care organisation with ongoing opportunities

Enrolled Nurses play an important role at Juniper and are highly regarded. We have an opportunity availabe for an experienced Enrolled Nurse skilled in observing, assessing and responding to the needs of those they are caring for. 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 at at our Juniper Charles Jenkisn site. Located in Bentley, this facility provides care and assistance to 60 clients who are transitioning from hospital to residential care or back into the community. 

The purpose of this role is to provide exceptional person centred care for our residents and contribute to a multidisciplinary team of staff. The role also includes the responsibilities of assisting with resident assessments, planning and evaluations in a clinical, residential aged care setting. 

The successful applicant will be offered a maximum term contract through to December 2020 working night shift, 61.25 hours per fortnight over 7 days (Saturday to Wednesday). Additional work may become available at the completion of the contract. 

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

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 the recruitment process immediately

Selection Criteria Essential: Please advise your availability to start in a new role with Juniper (i.e. immediate, 1 week, 2 weeks etc.)
Essential: Please confirm you can work 7 night shifts per fortnight across Saturday, Sunday, Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday.
Essential: Do you have more than 2 years of practical hands on experience working as an Enrolled Nurse since graduating?
Contact Person Gail Marley
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Alternate Contact Person Chanelle Barker
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