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Reference Number 14225
Position Title Registered Nurses | Full Time and Part Time roles available
Employment Type Part Time
Division Residential
Region South
Site Juniper Korumup
Position Summary

What’s on Offer:

  • Attractive rates of pay
  • Access to Salary Packaging of up to $15,900 p/a
  • Opportunity to be part of the founding team in a newly built state of the art facility
  • Grow your aged care career with a well-regarded employer

Located in the City of Albany in Western Australia's Great Southern Region, Juniper Korumup will deliver high quality residential accommodation and care services designed to provide a full continuum of care. Juniper Korumup comprises of 100 beds and has been skilfully purpose built for the community.

We are keen to employ Registered Nurses who have a genuine desire to ensure our residents live their best life. Juniper is striving to best meet the needs of residents. In response to the new Aged Care Quality Standards, we are implementing a Culture of Care in which staff partner with residents to enable and empower them to live the lives they want. 

As you provide care and support in your role of a Registered Nurse with Juniper, you will be encouraged to respect each resident’s right to make decisions about their care and lifestyle. For example, residents may choose when they will get up, where and when they have their meals, when they shower and the activities of interest they will engage in.

On offer for the successful candidates will be both full time and part time roles. The expected start date for these roles will be mid-May. As we are in the process of building a team we require Registered Nurses for all shifts. When applying, please take the time to indicate your availability for morning, afternoon and/or night shifts throughout the week. 

Key Responsibilities of this role:

  • Implementation and development of resident care plans 
  • Responding to each residents' care needs in a respectful manner that encourages them to make choices and express preferences
  • Respond to the requests and concerns of families and carers in liaison with the Residential Manager
  • Sound knowledge of ACFI documentation requirements
  • Liaise with appropriate health care professionals to deliver quality and enabling care to our residents
  • Develop and maintain the effective performance of other care and service staff
  • Liaise with the Residential Manager to identify the training needs of clinical and care staff
  • Ensure full compliance with and maintenance of aged care standards

The Skills, Knowledge and Experience required:

  • Registration with the Nursing and Midwifery board of Australia
  • Knowledge and experience in the provision of clinical care
  • Planning and co-ordinating skills in matters related to delivery of care
  • Ability and skills to guide staff in wound and diabetes care
  • Sound knowledge of medication systems
  • Excellent communication, problem solving, interpersonal and team membership skills

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.

Selection Criteria Essential: Can you please describe your availability to work AM, PM and Night shifts throughout the week?
Essential: How many hours per week are you wanting to work?
Essential: How much experience do you have in your role? Less than 6 months / More than 6 months / 12 months or more / 2 years or more?
Contact Person Megan Hayes
Contact Number (08) 9240 0308
Alternate Contact Person Gail Marley
Alternate Contact Number (08) 9240 0318
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