Registered Nurse

Job No: ILA10527
Location: Launceston

Role details
  • PPT position 68 hours/fortnight 
  • To service customers in the greater Launceston area
  • Providing in home clinical services and delivering wellness education 
  • $75,608 (FTE) + superannuation + salary packaging (up to $15,900 tax free wage)
  • Km's reimbursed at 0.78 per km

 

 
Are you looking for a clinical nursing position in a dynamic community model of Care?
Our nurses work independently to make a real difference to those living in Regional Rural and Remote Australia.

 

 
At integratedliving, our nurses work collaboratively with other health professionals in the organisation to assess, monitor and evaluate through contemporary nursing practices and theories including telehealth monitoring. Our nurses not only manage customers care plans which address the goals driven by consumer directed care, they also participate in community based wellness programs and the like to bring fulfilling care and reablement to our customers lives. We are committed to delivering exceptional health and wellbeing outcomes for our regional, rural and remote customers.

 

Why this nursing position?

Our customers are not another "bed number". Here, you can treat our customers holistically and make a positive difference to their health outcomes. As our Registered Nurse, you are charged with the power and autonomy to make the decisions and recommendations about their care and then see the outcomes of these decisions through to the end. Here, you will be working with older Australians with complex co morbidity's and those with medical complexities, taking care other companies are not due to the person's remote home location. You will have access to clinical support from our Clinical Practice Advisors (help desk) and education provided by the Psycho-geriatric SOS service to ensure you feel successful, not isolated.

 

What you will be doing

  • Providing timely and appropriate health education to customers and carers including running Wellness for Independence © group programs
  • Assessing, planning, implementing and evaluating nursing care for our home based customers with complex needs
  • Encouraging and assisting customers and families to achieve their optimal levels of functioning, independence and self-care through care planning
  • Providing advanced clinical care such as; chronic disease management, medication management, palliative care, catheter management, stoma care, wound management, diabetes management

 

Your expertise and qualifications needed

  • Advanced and current clinical knowledge, skills with a minimum 4 years post grad experience
  • Strong understanding of community nursing and the principles of primary health care including providing services in a consumer directed framework
  • Highly developed written and verbal communication skills
  • Ability to work as an independent clinical and to self motivate
  • Ability to organise work in a systematic, timely and accurate manner
  • Strong computer skills including; email, internet use, basic excel and a willingness to learn and adopt new technologies in the workplace
  • Division One Registered Nurse with the Australian Health Practitioners' Regulation Agency
  • Current driver's licence and ability to travel as required for customer care

 

        If you are looking for to work for an organisation who doesn't call sick people "patients" but rather "customers with complex needs" and to truly make a difference, then apply to this role!

                                                                       

 Please click here for the Position Description or contact Angela (02) 4089 3804 for a confidential discussion

Please note - applications may close early should the best candidate be found prior to the closing date

www.integratedliving.org.au

 

integratedliving values diversity and promotes understanding and inclusion of all people organisation wide. Our workforce proudly reflects the local communities we live and work in and we actively encourage all applications.

 

 

 

 

 

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