We are looking for compassionate people who share our mission and values, if you have the passion and drive to commit yourself to a challenging and rewarding role; we invite you to review our current vacancies.
The Salvation Army is one of Australia’s largest and most-loved charities, helping thousands of Australians every year find hope in the midst of all kinds of personal hardship. The Salvation Army offers the opportunity to use your professional skills and expertise to make a real difference in the lives of people who need help most.
Our enrolled nurses provide best practice nursing care, effective supervision of care workers, ensuring all documentation complies with legislative requirements and meets accreditation standards. Particular challenges include managing non-compliant and resistive behaviours and maintaining comprehensive, current and accurate documentation
Casual Position available
Hands-on leadership role in a multi-disciplinary care team
Leading not for profit aged care provider - access to salary packaging
Are you an Enrolled Nurse with strong clinical skills and leadership competency, wanting to take your career to the next level?
We currently have casual vacancies for Enrolled Nurses at our Elizabeth Jenkins Place Aged Care Centre in Collaroy.
EJP is our stunning new residential aged care centre. Located in the beautiful seaside suburb of Collaroy, the Centre resembles a typical Australian home with tranquil garden areas throughout. It's a warm and inviting home to 130 residents.
ABOUT THE ROLE
Delivery of all aspects of care to residents
Reporting directly to the NIC, ensure any changes in resident status and any staffing issues are reported , to facilitate prompt, effective clinical and personnel related decision making
Supervise Care Service Employees
Receiving and when necessary acting on, reports from the previous shift
Developing, and maintaining all requisite documentation
Ensuring your professional development is maintained to at least the minimum required for continuing registration
To be considered for this role, ideally we are looking for:
An understanding, empathy, appreciation and the ability to promote the values and ethos of The Salvation Army.
A current nursing registration with the Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency (APHRA) for a minimum of 2 years
Demonstrated aged care experience, the ability to work as part of a team and promote education and leadership in aged care
Understanding of and commitment to continuous quality improvement
An understanding of Aged Care Quality Standards
An understanding of Aged Care Funding Instrument (ACFI)
Demonstrated organisational and time management skills
Demonstrated well developed computer and documentation skills
Enrolled Nurses at the Salvation Army Aged Care enjoy:
Access to not-for-profit salary packaging & meals and entertainment benefits (save on tax)
Above Award wages
Up to six weeks annual leave
Paid parental leave
Flexible work arrangements supporting you to achieve work-life balance
Access to financial, retail and lifestyle discounts and benefits
Learning and development to support you in your role
Scholarships via Eva Burrows College
Supported study options
Employee assistance program
. Applications will be reviewed on receipt and will be accepted until the position is filled. Job offers will be subject to a National Criminal History Check as per Police Certificate Guidelines for Aged Care Providers.
The Salvation Army is an Equal Opportunity Employer who provides an inclusive work environment and embraces the diverse talent of its people.
The Salvation Army is a child safe organisation that is committed to ensuring the wellbeing of children and young people, and protecting them from harm. All child facing roles will require the successful completion of a Working with Children Check. Applicants for all other roles require a mandatory National Police Check.
We value Integrity, Compassion, Respect, Diversity, and Collaboration.