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Registered Nurse - Aged Care

  • Torquay, Victoria, VIC, Australia, 3228
  • Part time
  • Join a highly regarded organisation within the Aged Care space
  • Permanent full-time RN position based in picturesque Torquay 
  • Excellent Not for Profit Salary Packaging Benefits

Why VMCH?

We know you are spoilt for choice in the evolving Aged Care marketspace, but here are just a few reasons why VMCH (Villa Maria Catholic Homes) is the perfect workplace for you: 

  • Our values underpin the work we do – Compassion, Respect and Inclusion aren’t just words to us, they guide us in everything we do
  • Our services are as diverse as the people we support
  • We focus on providing our residents the personalised care they deserve

We offer a range of benefits to ensure your career at VMCH is fulfilling and rewarding. Benefits include;

  • Generous salary packaging ($15,900 per FBT year and $2,500 Meals & Entertainment)
  • Ongoing professional development
  • A positive and supportive workplace culture
  • Paid Parental Leave
  • Employee Assistance Program 
  • Praise Program where we recognise and reward the terrific work of our staff
  • Join a team of highly skilled and like-minded health professionals who are genuinely passionate about what they do

Don’t just take our word for it, take a look at what our staff are saying:

https://vmch.com.au/join-our-team/our-people/

About the role 

As a VMCH Registered Nurse (RN), you will consistently deliver high standards of personalised nursing care to our residents, demonstrate professional and collaborative practice and provide supervision and direction to Personal Care Assistants (PCAs). Furthermore, if you are a Level 2 or 3 RN, you may also undertake the role of RN in-charge in the absence of the Care Manager or Residential Services Manager.

This is a full-time position working Monday to Friday from 7am – 3pm at Star of the Sea Aged Care facility in Torquay. Built in 2018, Star of the Sea is a 96 bed coastal home that offers beautiful lounge spaces with open fireplaces, to intimate and comfortable sitting rooms.

Skills & experience

You will Tertiary qualified and hold a current registration with AHPRA as a Registered Nurse. You will have demonstrated experience of working within Aged Care and have a good understanding and working knowledge of Commonwealth, State and / or Territory legislation and nursing practices. Furthermore, you will have the;

  • Ability to assess Aged Care Residents and formulate Care Plans in collaboration with Registered Nurse  
  • An understanding of and ability to ensure compliance with residential Aged Care Standards, ACFI requirements, Occupational Health and Safety, food safety and other professional legislative requirements
  • Experience leading, supporting and supervising staff and promoting a team approach in the workplace (Level 2 or 3 RN)
  • First Aid and CPR Certificate
  • NDIS Working Screening Check
  • Relevant Flu Vaccination and COVID-19 Vaccination including 3rd booster

About us 

VMCH are a Catholic not-for-profit organisation, providing services including affordable housing, residential aged care, retirement living, community and disability services and specialist education to 7,600 people across Victoria. We operate in over 50 locations, have 2,600+ employees and over 600 volunteers maintaining our 24/7 service to vulnerable people across Victoria. 

 

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