Registered Nurse


Hervey Range, QLD

Posted 6/25/2019

Position Details

Reference Number

Position Title
Registered Nurse

Employment Type
Permanent Part Time

Fraser Coast

Bundaberg Riverlea Aged Care Facility

Enterprise agreement
Nursing Employees - Registered Nurse Level 1

Roles Available

Hours per fortnight

Position Summary

Employment Status: Permanent Part Time

Location: Bundaberg

Remuneration Value: $30.81 - $39.12 per hour (FTE=$60,880 - $77,301) + 9.5% Super + Salary Packaging

Blue Care are inviting applications from experienced Registered Nurses to provide residential care to our clients in our Bundaberg Riverlea Aged Care Facility . This is a great opportunity for a Registered Nurse looking for permanent contract job security and wanting to restore their work life balance.

Your role:

You'll provide person-centred care to your residents - ensuring a safe environment and applying best clinical practice that enhances their quality of life and physical, social and emotional needs. You'll monitor care plans, maintain a responsiveness and holistic approach to developing needs and support them to live independently!

You'll work collaboratively with a multi-disciplinary team, supporting one another to deliver outcomes and identifying opportunities for improvements centred on resident's health and wellness. With no two days ever the same, you'll apply your clinical problem-solving skills whilst delegating care responsibilities within your team's scope of practice.

We'll look after you too:

As the largest not-for-profit provider of Hospital, Family, Aged and Community Services in Queensland, UnitingCare delivers services in over 400 locations - offering the opportunity to advance your career from Coomera to Katherine and almost everywhere in between. We offer:

  • Charity salary packaging to pay benefits and living expenses from pre-income tax
  • Flexible work arrangements, where we emphasise a work-life balance
  • Access to financial, retail and lifestyle discounts and benefits
  • Learning and development to support you in your role

With our family including The Wesley Hospital, Lifeline and Blue Care, we're an organisation committed to service, offering our people a values-based culture and benefits.

Your skills and experience:

You'll be an experienced nurse who is driven to make a change in the lives of our elderly residents through enabling their independence and well-being. You'll be confident managing your time effectively, working autonomously and demonstrate:

  • Excellent communication and clinical problem solving skills
  • 2+ years general nursing experience, post-registration
  • Confidence with smart phones and digital devices or willingness to learn
  • Full, unrestricted AHPRA registration and unlimited work entitlements
  • Current Australian Driver's License.

Ready to work together? To apply for this opportunity, please click on the 'Apply' button below to be taken to our online application process. We look forward to receiving your application by 01/07/2019.

We work hard to make our services welcoming and safe for every person. We are united in keeping children, young people and the elderly safe from harm, within our services, workplaces and the communities we support. We are committed to speaking up loudly for their safety.

Through our values UnitingCare are proud of our teams diversity, we believe in the strength of a diverse and inclusive workforce to help us achieve the best outcomes for the communities in which we operate and serve. We highly encourage applications from people who identify as a part of the Australian Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander Community.

Selection Criteria
Desirable: Do you have experience working with the elderly?

Contact Person
Kathryn Pearce

Contact Number

Alternate Contact Person
Michele Phillips

Alternate Contact Number

Closing Date

Position Description
Registered Nurse (Residential) v1.doc

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