About Doutta Galla WoornackDoutta Galla Aged Services is a not for profit aged care organisation with almost thirty years’ experience caring for people from a diverse range of backgrounds. We have eight aged care homes across Victoria located predominantly in the western suburbs. At Doutta Galla we are proud of the diversity of our residents and staff. Everyone is welcome - all cultures, nationalities, faiths and language groups.Our Doutta Galla Woornack home is nestled in a peaceful environment in Sunshine and is home to 62 delightful residents.What we are looking for:To support our residents, we are looking for an AHPRA registered Grade 5 RN with excellent clinical knowledge to cover a 10-month Maternity Leave fixed term contract. Previous experience will be required and preferably gained within aged care. In particular we are seeking an individual with compassion, excellent leadership capabilities and the ability to liaise with families and health professionals. Knowledge of palliative care, care of people living with dementia and the management of challenging behaviours is also required. This position is responsible for the delivery of clinical care services, care planning, review and assessments of all aspects of clinical care. As a natural and experienced leader the successful person will embrace the Aged Care Quality Standards and the delivery of personalised care ensuring resident dignity and choice is central to all that they do.What you will bring:Firstly, you will genuinely care about the standard of professionalism you expect from yourself and from the people you lead. You'll bring a positive attitude and dedication to resident care and support. You will have proven capability and experience in leading and developing a clinical care team and in change management. You’ll also bring sound knowledge and understanding of ACFI assessments and submissions, and high level interpersonal skills as you engage with residents, families, staff, allied health professionals and others.Why work for us?Working with Doutta Galla is not just about having a job to go to. Working with us is about having a job that is meaningful and rewarding – one that gives back to our communities – one that lets you know that the work you do is truly important and valued.By joining Doutta Galla you will have the benefits of both professional development and attractive, not-for-profit salary packaging. This position offers an opportunity to work in a role you can be proud of.To applyPlease submit a covering letter letting us know how you meet our key requirements and your current resume. Doutta Galla is an equal opportunity employer; all applicants will be considered for employment. Applicants must have the right to work in Australia and eligible to work in Aged Care under the Aged Care Act 1997 (Cth).Please note that if you are selected for employment with Doutta Galla Aged Services, you must be able to provide evidence of a COVID-19 vaccination prior to commencement.Position Description 90000 AUD Melbourne