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About the organisationAustralian Regional and Remote Community Services (ARRCS) is a not-for-profit aged care and community service provider that was established in July 2014 to operate residential care facilities and community care programs in the Northern Territory. ARRCS provides regional care and support to people and their communities throughout the Northern Territory from Darwin to Docker River. It’s our goal to offer opportunity and choice so individuals can live life in all its fullness.About the roleARRCS Rocky Ridge Aged Care Facility is located in Katherine NT, 3 hours’ drive from Darwin. You’ll hear any number of dialects spoken at our Rocky Ridge Nursing Home in Katherine, with people from across East Arnhem Land and the Northern End of the Tanami Desert calling it home. At Rocky Ridge, there are 25 permanent beds, plus two respite beds and a memory support unit. We embrace all cultures and work to support the spiritual and emotional wellbeing of all our residents with respect to their individual beliefs.We have a full time permanent opportunity for an experienced RN to join our team at Rocky Ridge Aged Care Facility. Reporting to the Service Manager, this is a key role within the team and will provide leadership and clinical advice to Enrolled Nurse and Personal Care Assistant staff whilst providing quality care to our aged care residents.Skills and experienceBachelor Degree in Nursing/ Diploma of NursingCurrent AHPRA registration as a Registered Nurse or Enrolled Nurse2+ years clinical experience, ideally within an aged care facilityAdvanced working knowledge of contemporary nursing practiceExcellent interpersonal and written communication skills including experience supervising small teamsPractical knowledge and experience undertaking clinical assessments and developing appropriate care plansAn ability to undertake manual handlingMust have a current National Police Check, 2021 flu vaccination, OCHRE card and NT Drivers’ License or a willingness to obtain prior to commencingBenefits and perksAs ARRCS is a Not for Profit organisation, we have great benefits including;CBB Salary Packaging - Tax-free money to pay debts such as Rent & Mortgage17.5% leave loadingWellness & Employee Support Services6 weeks annual leave Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders are strongly encouraged to apply. ARRCS Reconciliation Action PlanOur Vision for Reconciliation is to advocate for First Nations people through our services in a way that empowers self-determination for economic, social, and cultural development. We will be unified in creating a place of belonging and respecting the connections First Nations peoples have to communities, lands, and cultures in the Northern Territory and beyond. At ARRCS, we seek to work in ways that reflect our commitment to recognise Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people as the First People and to treat their cultures and beliefs with respect. We believe in coming together as one to ensure First Nations communities from Darwin to Kaltukatjara (Docker River) receive the quality services, comfort, and care to which all Australians deserve. 68000 AUD Katherine 0850