Established for 50 years, TriCare is a provider of aged care and retirement communities in South East Queensland.
TriCare’s Point Vernon Aged Care Residence, our 57 bed facility in an idyllic location on the Esplanade at Hervey Bay, is recruiting for an enthusiastic casual Registered Nurse. You must possess current AHPRA registration.
Our facility has been extensively refurbished, creating a pleasant environment for our residents and employees.
On offer are varied shifts (am, pm and night). Weekend work may be included. Your manager will endeavour to assist you in striking the right work/life balance. You can reap the benefits of earning additional penalty rate $$ according to the Nurses Award 2010. As a casual Registered Nurse, your base hourly rate will be supplemented with the 25% casual loading.
You will report to the Director of Nursing. You will be the team leader on every shift, working with your personal care team to deliver a high standard of care to our residents. All nursing employees receive a uniform and laundry allowance.
Your skills, experience and attributes include the following:-
• ≥2 years’ experience in a residential aged care environment
• Knowledge in ACFI and its associated documentation
• Specialty nursing skills (advantageous)
• Adept at using electronic clinical management systems
• Knowledge of Emprevo to publish vacant shifts to available employees (advantageous)
• Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
TriCare offers a pathway towards a clinical management role if desired. Our professional training division and your manager are on hand to enhance your career development and currency of skills and knowledge.
Remuneration is negotiable and commensurate with your level of experience and qualifications. As an employee for TriCare, you have access to our Corporate Superannuation and Health Funds, both offering benefits to members.
You can apply from this page, or visit the TriCare Careers page and apply after locating our advertisement for this role, addressing your application to Theresa Jones, Acting Director of Nursing. A Position Description is available within the advertisement on our Careers page.
Or post: 193 The Esplanade, Point Vernon Qld 4655
Closing Date: Wednesday, 17 April 2019
A satisfactory Police Clearance Certificate is required according to the Aged Care Act 1997. Our aged care residences are non-smoking workplaces.