Enrolled Nurse – Armidale

Website Bupa

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About the Role

As an Enrolled Nurse, your genuine passion for helping others and making a difference to our resident’s quality of life will be evident in everything you do, as will your ability to empathise and put yourself in their shoes.

Duties

  • Deliver the highest quality, person-first, care to our residents under the direction of the Clinical Care Team
  • Ensure safe medication administration, best practice wound care and clinical support for our residents, in line with resident needs and legislative requirements
  • Supporting the CCM with the management and completion of the EN ACFI assessments
  • Actively engaging in handovers with the Clinical Care Team to ensure continuity of care across shifts
  • Participating in person-first care planning and evaluation for residents
  • Adhering to all relevant legislative requirements and quality guidelines

Skills and Experience

  • Diploma of Nursing (Endorsed)
  • Current registration with AHPRA is essential
  • Experience in delivering personal care within an aged care setting
  • The ability to work as part of a tight knit team
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Good clinical observation skills
  • A strong understanding of Resident Rights, Aged Care Accreditation Standards and Outcomes
  • Must have a current national police certificate or be willing to complete a criminal history check

Benefits (to be edited/added to as appropriate by RP)

  • Work close to home in one of our many community based homes
  • Flexibility across our 24/7 operations
  • Generous leave provisions including 12 weeks paid parental leave
  • Generous discounts on health, travel, home, car, landlords and pet insurance
  • 35% discount on frames, lenses, sunglasses and accessories at Bupa Optical stores
  • 10% discount at Bupa Dental clinics
  • Health and wellness initiatives and discounts through Bupa SMILE program
  • Discounts at Apple and Samsung
  • Workplace giving and Bupa fund matching
  • Sponsorship opportunities available to eligible workers
  • Internal transfer opportunities to any of our 72 homes across Australia
  • Clinical learning opportunities and more through online and face to face training

How to Apply

Please click Apply to be taken to our online application process. Please note that as part of your application you will also be asked to complete a number of pre-employment checks including Criminal History and a Pre-Employment medical.

IMPORTANT: As of 1st May 2020, all aged care workers and visitors must be vaccinated against seasonal influenza in order to enter an aged care facility – as such all successful applicants will be required to provide proof of vaccination prior to commencement.

About Bupa Aged Care Australia

Bupa Aged Care Australia is the largest private residential aged care provider in Australia with over 9,000 employees providing care and services to 6,500 residents across 70+ homes. At Bupa we focus on a person first approach that ensures our residents and their families are at the centre of everything we do and that we deliver our purpose of ensuring longer, healthier, happier lives.

IMPORTANT: As of 1st May 2020, all aged care workers and visitors must be vaccinated against seasonal influenza in order to enter an aged care facility – as such all successful applicants will be required to provide proof of vaccination prior to commencement.

‘Our people reflect the diversity of our community. At Bupa, your wellbeing, identity and own story is respected and valued.

Find purpose in your career at Bupa’.

Time Type: Full time

Job title: Enrolled Nurse – Armidale

Company: Bupa

Location: Armidale, NSW

Original Job Posting date: Wed, 23 Sep 2020 02:49:49 GMT

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