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About the businessAustralian Regional and Remote Community Services (ARRCS) is not-for-profit aged care and community service provider who deliver services including Residential Care, Community Care, NDIS, School Nutrition and Early Learning Childhood programs throughout the Northern Territory.Our Vision is passionately pursuing new ways in delivering care where people and communities flourish and lead meaningful lives. About the roleOur new facility located in Gove, Nhulunbuy ‘Yutjuwala Djiwarr’ are currently sourcing a qualified Registered Nurse (RN) on a permanent full-time basis, to support the team and residents.  Using evidence based best practice, you will deliver person-centred nursing care in collaboration with individual/s and the multidisciplinary health care team.You will provide clinical and team leadership, supervision and support for less experienced clinicians and support workers to achieve people focused quality care in line with the ARRCS mission.Our facility is named, Yutjuwala Djiwarr meaning ‘little heaven’. The facility is Nhulunbuy’s first aged care centre and will cater for up to 32 residents. The facility will also feature palliative care and renal dialysis services. Yutjuwala Djiwarr was lead by Yolngu traditional owners from East Arnhem Land. Skills and experienceTo be considered for this role, we would be looking at applicants who are able to demonstrate the following:Current AHPRA registration as a Registered Nurse.Bachelor of Nursing or similar qualification.Rights to work in AustraliaCommitment to relocate to Nhulunbuy, Gove, NT.Ability to liaise with a care team and to provide coordinated careKnowledge of contemporary nursing practiceDemonstrated understanding of resident centred and residential based care services deliveryKnowledge and experience in Aged Care Funding Instrument (ACFI), desiredExperience working in a multidisciplinary and multi-cultural care team in a range of settingsKnowledge of policy review and implementation for clinical governanceExperienced in effective interpersonal and written communication skills, including intermediate computer skills as well as skills in automated technologyMust have a current Flu Vaccination, Immunisation History, National Police Check, First Aid Certificate, OCHRE card and NT Drivers’ License or a willingness to obtain prior to commencing Benefits and perksAs an ARRCS employee, you play an important and rewarding role in helping vulnerable people to live life in all its fullness, every day. As ARRCS are a Not for Profit Organisation, we also have a host of employee benefits including:Attractive remuneration package including accommodation and utilities.CBB Salary Packaging available, please click here for more informationUnlimited training library, with free and 24/7 access to over 70,000 self-paced coursesWellness & Employee Support Services6 weeks annual leaveAnnual location allowance (excluding Darwin based roles)Wellness & Employee Support ServicesOngoing training and development opportunities including access to an Unlimited training library, with free and 24/7 access to over 70,000 self-paced courses For more information on this role, or to discuss working and living in Nhulunbuy, please refer to link below with our full position description or contact the Talent Acquisition team via 08 8982 5222 or people@arrcs.org.au We strongly encourage Aboriginal & Torres Strait Islander people to apply. Position Description - Registered Nurse 70000 AUD Nhulunbuy 0880

Registered Nurse - Yutjuwala Djiwarr, Nhulunbuy

About the business

Australian Regional and Remote Community Services (ARRCS) is not-for-profit aged care and community service provider who deliver services including Residential Care, Community Care, NDIS, School Nutrition and Early Learning Childhood programs throughout the Northern Territory.

Our Vision is passionately pursuing new ways in delivering care where people and communities flourish and lead meaningful lives.

 

About the role

Our new facility located in Gove, Nhulunbuy ‘Yutjuwala Djiwarr’ are currently sourcing a qualified Registered Nurse (RN) on a permanent full-time basis, to support the team and residents.  Using evidence based best practice, you will deliver person-centred nursing care in collaboration with individual/s and the multidisciplinary health care team.

You will provide clinical and team leadership, supervision and support for less experienced clinicians and support workers to achieve people focused quality care in line with the ARRCS mission.

Our facility is named, Yutjuwala Djiwarr meaning ‘little heaven’. The facility is Nhulunbuy’s first aged care centre and will cater for up to 32 residents. The facility will also feature palliative care and renal dialysis services. Yutjuwala Djiwarr was lead by Yolngu traditional owners from East Arnhem Land.

 

Skills and experience

To be considered for this role, we would be looking at applicants who are able to demonstrate the following:

  • Current AHPRA registration as a Registered Nurse.
  • Bachelor of Nursing or similar qualification.
  • Rights to work in Australia
  • Commitment to relocate to Nhulunbuy, Gove, NT.
  • Ability to liaise with a care team and to provide coordinated care
  • Knowledge of contemporary nursing practice
  • Demonstrated understanding of resident centred and residential based care services delivery
  • Knowledge and experience in Aged Care Funding Instrument (ACFI), desired
  • Experience working in a multidisciplinary and multi-cultural care team in a range of settings
  • Knowledge of policy review and implementation for clinical governance
  • Experienced in effective interpersonal and written communication skills, including intermediate computer skills as well as skills in automated technology
  • Must have a current Flu Vaccination, Immunisation History, National Police Check, First Aid Certificate, OCHRE card and NT Drivers’ License or a willingness to obtain prior to commencing

 

Benefits and perks

As an ARRCS employee, you play an important and rewarding role in helping vulnerable people to live life in all its fullness, every day. As ARRCS are a Not for Profit Organisation, we also have a host of employee benefits including:

  • Attractive remuneration package including accommodation and utilities.
  • CBB Salary Packaging available, please click here for more information
  • Unlimited training library, with free and 24/7 access to over 70,000 self-paced courses
  • Wellness & Employee Support Services
  • 6 weeks annual leave
  • Annual location allowance (excluding Darwin based roles)
  • Wellness & Employee Support Services
  • Ongoing training and development opportunities including access to an Unlimited training library, with free and 24/7 access to over 70,000 self-paced courses

 

For more information on this role, or to discuss working and living in Nhulunbuy, please refer to link below with our full position description or contact the Talent Acquisition team via 08 8982 5222 or people@arrcs.org.au

 

We strongly encourage Aboriginal & Torres Strait Islander people to apply.

 

  • Posted Date 10 Nov 2022
  • Location Nhulunbuy
    NT / Australia
  • Industry Healthcare & Medical
  • Job Type Full Time
  • Salary Not provided