Registered Nurses - Aged Care

Bairnsdale Regional Health Service is East Gippsland’s largest employer and is a growing regional health service providing a comprehensive array of health care services to our community. Located in the beautiful Victorian region of East Gippsland, you will relish a relaxed lifestyle living on the Gippsland Lakes with easy access to isolated beaches, the high-country and snow fields. BRHS offers a rewarding work environment providing challenge, variety and a range of opportunities to progress your career. You will join our dedicated team of health professionals and support staff who are committed to delivering high quality experiences to all. Be bold, make the change now!
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Department: Bairnsdale Regional Health Service
Work Type: Casual/Temporary
Job Function: Nursing and Aged Care
Classification: As per award
Work Location: Bairnsdale - Outer Gippsland area
Reference: VG/BRHS/CS/1640165
Closing Date: 22-Jul-2022
Salary Range: As per award
Job Duration: N/A
Attachments: Position Description - Registered Nurse - Maddocks Gardens - Casual - June 2022.docx.pdf (PDF, 546KB)
Job Specification

Contact: Paul Rosenquist, Aged Care Manager
03 5150 3382

Position Details

As the largest healthcare provider in East Gippsland, Bairnsdale Regional Health Service (BRHS) is a progressive organisation, providing multi-disciplinary services to a rapidly growing population.  Located at the gateway to the Lakes and Wilderness region, and an easy drive from Melbourne, you will have access to an array of fantastic lifestyle options with the Gippsland lakes and beaches, national parks and the snowfields on your door step!  Relish our regional community lifestyle with an easy commute to work, affordable housing and more leisure time to pursue your hobbies and interests.

DEPARTMENT:  Maddocks Gardens Aged Care

STATUS:           Casual Opportunities

GRADE:            Two – Five

A range of new casual opportunities have arisen to join our nursing team in our well respected Aged Care facility, Maddocks Gardens.  Qualifications and experience will be recognised and remunerated accordingly with classifications from Grade Two up to Grade Five considered for suitably skilled nurses.

The Position:

In this rewarding position you will provide exceptional care to our Maddocks Gardens residents, through the planning and delivery of care that reflects Aged Care Quality and Safety Commission – Aged Care Quality Standards and best practice.  In conjunction with the Clinical Coordinator on shift, you will provide supervision and support to Health Care Workers and Enrolled Nurses to ensure optimal care is provided at all times. Applicants must be available to work a variety of shifts including weekends and night duty.

About Maddocks Gardens:

Maddocks Gardens is a purpose built 90 bed complex combining BRHS high, low and respite care residential services. Our aim is to allow residents to age within the facility in a friendly and relaxed environment promoting independence and quality of life. Residents with dementia, the frail and aged with complex needs, and the Koori population are all specifically catered for. 

Minimum criteria required:

  • Current AHPRA registration as a Registered Nurse
  • Sound clinical assessment and care planning skills with a focus on the older person
  • Passion and commitment to providing a premium standard of care to the elderly
  • Demonstrated excellent communication and customer service skills
  • Demonstrated understanding, ability or experience in providing effective supervision and support

Why should you Apply?

  • Progress your career within in a large, growing and multifaceted organisation
  • Enjoy rewarding connections with our residents and their families
  • Continuous improvement culture where your capabilities are recognised and developed
  • Enjoy close comradeship in a professional & collaborative environment
  • Extensive salary packaging options to reduce your tax and increase your take home pay

For more information on the position, please contact: Paul Rosenquist, Aged Care Manager on 03 5150 3382 or paul.rosenquist@brhs.com.au

To apply: 

Applications are to be submitted by selecting “Apply Now” below and are to include:

  • Cover letter
  • Resume (including two recent referees)
  • Response to the full key selection criteria (as listed in the attached position description)

No closing date currently applies to this vacancy

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