Registered Nurses - Aged Care (24hrs - 32hrs per week)

Moyne Health Services in Port Fairy invites applications from qualified Registered Nurses to join the Residential Aged Care team on am ongoing, part time basis.
Job Details
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Department: Moyne Health Services
Work Type: Ongoing - part time
Job Function: Nursing and Aged Care
Classification: As per award
Work Location: South West - Moyne
Reference: VG/MHS/RACS/RN/MAR24
Closing Date: 25-Apr-2024
Salary Range: As per award
Job Duration: N/A
Attachments: Position Description - Registered Nurse Aged Care - Mar24.pdf (PDF, 170KB)

Contact: People & Culture

Position Details

About the Role

Ongoing part time - 24 to 32 hours per week

Day shifts and night shifts available

As a Registered Nurse in Aged Care, you will be responsible for the day to day requirements to ensure consumer needs are met, in a person centred approach with a focus on outcomes for consumers. Additionally, you will be a resource for the staff and provide a consultative approach with consumers and families towards delivering care.

RN's in Aged Care ensure accurate and timely completion of documentation and maintain clear communication with all staff. You will be supported in your role by senior nursing positions.

About You

Minimum qualifications

  • Bachelor of Nursing

Key Selection Criteria (essential):

  • Registered Nurse with current AHPRA registration

  • Understanding of the Aged Care Quality Standards, Charter of Aged care Rights and Aged Care Act 1997

  • Well developed and contemporary clinical skills and knowledge, including the application of Infection Control practices and principles

  • Sound communication, interpersonal and negotiation skills

  • Well developed time management skills and the ability to adhere to time frames

  • Awareness of the Australian National Aged Care Classification funding model (AN-ACC)

  • Demonstrated ability to achieve optimal outcomes within a culture of continuous improvement

Desirable (non-essential):

  • Demonstrated knowledge and experience in Aged Care

  • Awareness of the clinical indicator reporting requirements

  • Proficient in the use of electronic documentation systems

  • Knowledge and experience of the Accreditation process

About Us

Moyne Health Services is a public, not for profit, integrated healthcare service that helps meet community healthcare needs in Port Fairy and surrounding districts in the Moyne Shire. Employing more than 200 people, MHS operates a 12 bed acute hospital, 2 Aged Care Residences with a total of 82 beds, primary and community care services, social support group programs and Allied Health Services.

How to Apply

Applications are to be submitted online via the Careers section on our website and should include a cover letter and resume. The successful applicant will be required to provide an NDIS Workers Screening Check and and evidence of immunisations (including 3 x Covid-19 vaccinations) in accordance with Department of Health guidelines before employment commencement.

For further information, please contact People & Culture


Our Purpose: Best Care – Every person, every time

Our Values: Collaboration, Accountability, Respect, Excellence



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