What we are looking for:
We're looking for an experienced In charge Registered Nurse - Grade 3 with Aged Care experience as a senior leader, to work on a casual/leave reliever basis at our Yarraville home.
As a natural leader you'll be someone who embraces the Aged Care Quality Standards as you lead a team of personal care assistants to deliver personalised care to maximise each residents’ health, well-being and choice.
You'll need to be very flexible too as this position will cover Monday to Sunday shifts, mornings or afternoons.
About Doutta Galla Yarraville Village:
Doutta 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.
Yarraville Village is just a few minutes walk from the beautiful Yarraville Gardens, station, and shops. It's home to our delightful 47 residents and is a close knit facility where friendships grow.
Many residents have lived in the area for a long time and maintain strong connections with the local community. Our staff and residents alike come from culturally diverse backgrounds, they speak many languages and share their rich cultural traditions with all of us.
What you will bring:
As well as a positive and flexible attitude you'll possess a good understanding of ACFI, and a dedication to resident care and support, ensuring dignity and choice is central to all that you do. You'll also have great interpersonal skills as you engage with residents, families, staff, allied health professionals and others.
Please note that the successful applicant will hold a current Division 1 AHPRA Registration.
Why work for us?
By joining Doutta Galla you will be able to give back to the community with the benefits of both professional development and attractive, not-for-profit salary packaging. This position offers an exciting opportunity to work in a role you can be proud of.
To apply for this opportunity, please submit both a covering letter and current resume.
Applicants must have the right to work in Australia and be 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.