4 Dec 2018

Part-Time Assistant in Nursing (Casual) – Gympie

St Vincent’s Care Services Head Office – Anywhere

Job Description

Job Description:
Do you want to participate in creating the best team possible whilst making a positive difference to the lives of our residents? You can do this as a Casual team member within St Vincent’s Care Services (SVCS) Gympie and be part of an iconic name within the growth sector of Aged Care.

An exciting opportunity currently exists for an Assistant in Nursing to join our Casual pool at SVCS Gympie. As a casual employee, we require you to be available over the full roster period – mornings, afternoons, evenings and nights, both weekdays and weekends. ​

The successful applicant will need to demonstrate:

Previous experience in a similar role;
Certificate III in Aged Care or similar qualification essential;
An ability to provide personal care that is consistent with the mission and philosophy of our organisation;
Ability to complete care plan documentation;
The ability to work within a multidisciplinary team;
An understanding of Aged Care and resident rights and responsibilities;
Great time management, bedside and communication skills;
Effective written and verbal communication skills.
Some of the tasks involved in this role include:

Assisting residents with personal care such as: Showering, hygiene and grooming;
Providing social support;
Assisting with daily living activities;
Assisting in the serving of meals;
Documenting and reporting any change in a resident’s status.
As a valued employee of SVCS we can offer you:

Opportunity to work for the nation’s largest Catholic not-for-profit health and aged care provider, with a rapidly growing and progressive vision;
A friendly team environment with a great community care spirit;
Ability to visibly see your impact on the business and its service;
Salary packaging option;
No cost uniforms and training.
SVCS is a leading Catholic provider of Aged Care Services in Australia. SVCS offers quality residential, community and independent living services through 17 facilities with locations in Queensland, New South Wales and Victoria. St Vincent’s has been providing health care in Australia for more than 155 years. The legacy entrusted to us by the Sisters of Charity and their Founder, Mary Aikenhead continues to inspire the service provided to our residents in a caring, friendly atmosphere, underpinned by our values of Compassion, Justice, Integrity and Excellence.

You will be required to hold and maintain a National Criminal History Check at your own expense or be eligible to receive one prior to commencing.

We are committed to equal employment opportunities, ethical practices and the principles of cultural diversity and also promote a smoke free work environment.

As part of St Vincent’s Health Australia’s commitment to the federal government employment parity initiative, we strongly encourage Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people to apply.

 

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Job Categories: Healthcare. Job Types: Part-Time. Occupation: Professionals. Job expires in 33 days.

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