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Community Nurse

  • Various Locations, VIC, Australia
  • Wantirna, VIC, Australia, 3152
  • Full time
  • Part time
  • Join a passionate, high-performing team of professionals
  • Provide personalised clinical care to our clients in their homes
  • Both part-time AND full-time hours available with NFP salary packaging perks

 

About the role

In this critical role, you will be responsible for meeting the clinical needs of our clients at home through undertaking health assessments, creating care plans and provisioning of nursing activities in accordance with these care plans, as well as referring clients to other health professionals where needed.

 

About you

You are a confident communicator who enjoys working in a collaborative, positive environment. You have strong interpersonal skills, are patient and have a strong ethos of client service.

In addition to your experience in a similar role, you will also possess the following:

  • Registered Nurse with current unrestricted AHPRA registration (RN or EEN)
  • The ability to conduct holistic nursing/clinical assessments
  • Knowledge and understanding of Commonwealth, State and/or Territory legislation, statutory requirements and common law pertaining to nursing practice
  • An understanding of and ability to ensure compliance with Aged Care Standards, Occupational Health and Safety, food safety and other professional legislative requirements
  • Well-developed prioritisation and organisational skills with the ability to meet deadlines
  • Ability to operate with discretion and to maintain complete confidentiality
  • Valid Driver’s licence

 

Why VMCH?

Because the people we employ make it a great place to work! In addition, VMCH will provide you with:

  • Excellent Salary Packaging benefits
  • A competitive salary
  • Ongoing professional development
  • A positive and supportive workplace culture 
  • Employee Assistance Program

 

About us

VMCH is a Catholic, not-for-profit organisation that has been helping others for over 100 years.

 

As a Catholic organisation, our values underpin the work we do. We are especially committed to supporting people who are disadvantaged and marginalised, by creating choices, offering hospitality and building inclusive, compassionate and sustainable communities.

 

If you meet the above criteria and are passionate about making a positive difference in people’s lives, we would love to hear from you.

 

To work at VMCH, you will be required to supply proof of work rights, an Australian Criminal History Check, Evidence of Covid & Flu Vaccinations and a Victorian Employee Working with Children Check. You may also be required to supply an International Police Check.

 

We do not accept unsolicited resumes, emails and phone calls from recruitment agencies.

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