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Endorsed Enrolled Nurse Aged Care - Geelong VICTORIA

Job posted: 04/09/2023
Applications close: 02/10/2023 (Midnight)
7 days remaining

7 days remaining

Job Description

Location: Geelong

Job type: Full time, Part time, Casual

Organisation: Barwon Health

Salary: Salary not specified

Occupation: Nursing

Reference: 181608

Reference: 181608

Occupation: Nursing

Salary Range: Salary not specified

Work location: Geelong

Broaden Your Horizons

Line up your life and career with us at Barwon Health in Victoria, Australia

  • Multiple Temporary and Permanent Part Time Opportunities
  • Be part of our supportive, innovative and flexible team environment
  • Make a difference working in the largest organisation in the Geelong region and build your career
  • Barwon Heath offers higher pay rates for Enrolled Nurses (EEN) compared to the average in the aged care sector, with an approximate increase of 8%.

About Aged Care 

Barwon Health’s McKellar Centre is a recently upgraded facility located only minutes from the centre of Geelong. It is vibrant community asset with parkland surrounds and incorporates state of the art equipment. Wallace Lodge, located at the McKellar Centre situated on a, is a 108-bed, high level, aged care residential facility. We offer focused professional development with dedicated nursing educators on site, set within new state-of-the-art facilities.

Located at the McKellar Centre in North Geelong and on Surf Coast Hightway in Charlemont.

Alan David Lodge

  • 108-bed facility located in Charlemont which is a short drive to both the Geelong CBD and coastal surroundings
  • 74 residential high level care beds and 34 transitional care beds
  • The transitional care program offers a high paced and dynamic work environment bringing increased acuity, meaning no two days are the same!
  • New housing developments, schools, shopping centres all close by making life easy for you and your family
  • We are committed to providing a positive work life balance offering both set rosters and flexible rostering systems to suit your lifestyle
  • Be a part of one of the largest regional organisations, with an extensive range of Allied Health staff to offer the highest level of care to our residents
  • Whether you are just starting out your career and need to be well supported to grow your skills or you have extensive experience Alan David Lodge is the place to work

Wallace Lodge

  • 108-bed facility located in North Geelong easily accessible via the Geelong Ring Road and is a short drive to the Geelong CBD    
  • Our residents require assistance with their daily living, chronic medical conditions and social engagement within the community  
  • Work as part of a valued and collaborative team ensuring positive outcome for our residents
  • Opportunities to continue professional development in a supportive environment
  • We are committed to providing a positive work/life balance offering both set rosters and flexible rostering systems to suit your lifestyle
  • Be part of one of the largest regional organisations, with an extensive range of Allied Health staff to offer the highest level of care to our residents
  • Whether you are just starting out your career and need to be well supported to grow your skills or you have extensive experience, Wallace Lodge is the place to work

About the role

Do you have a passion for aged care nursing and are dedicated to resident focused care?  Barwon Health are seeking enrolled nurses to work in our aged care facilities, If you are a Medication Endorsed Enrolled Nurse apply today.

As the Enrolled Nurse you will be responsible for the provision of patient, client and resident focused holistic nursing care to those assigned to you, in order to achieve desired clinical outcomes, under the direction of a Registered Nurse.

Duties of the role include but are not limited to

  • Delivering consumer centred care that meets best practice standards and in line with Barwon Heal
  • Providing quality patient care using an evidence based approach 
  • Demonstrating respect for individual’s values, customs and spiritual beliefs to ensure patient care is effective and culturally appropriate
  • Hear from our staff and residents 

About the Culture 

Joining Aged Care at Barwon Health means being part of a culture that values exceptional healthcare and is dedicated to achieving the best outcomes for residents. We deeply appreciate the crucial role of nurses and their skills in delivering outstanding care. We offer a wide range of development opportunities, supporting your continuous growth and career advancement. At Barwon Health, your contributions are recognised, and we provide the resources for your success. Join our dynamic team where your dedication to high-quality care is celebrated, and together, let's create a brighter future for aged care.

 Barwon Health staff benefits

Barwon Heath offers higher pay rates for Enrolled Nurses (EEN) compared to the average in the aged care sector, with an approximate increase of 8%.

  • Flexible working arrangements
  • Professional development
  • Access to employee wellness program
  • Salary packaging
  • Social club
  • Relocation and sponsorship support options
  • Doorstep to the Great Ocean Road, Bellarine Peninsula and the Surf Coast
  • We work under the SafeCare Act meaning we have set ratios and awards leading to appropriate staff levels
  • We have an experienced team of Registered nurses and Enrolled nurses and pride ourselves on teamwork whilst fostering a positive work environment
  • New staff are well supported with experienced highly skilled staff and an incredible education team to ensure a positive on boarding experience and ongoing professional development opportunities
  • Further education is well supported and encouraged – we view your ongoing education as an asset to our organisation
  • The management team have an open door policy and staff are encouraged to share ideas and put them into place together making an inclusive team environment
  • Access to staff care and wellbeing/counselling support
  • Barwon Health offers multiple career opportunity and is the largest employee in the area

Diversity and Inclusion

At Barwon Health we are committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce where we value each person’s uniqueness. We embrace diverse life experiences and the perspectives of our people, whilst providing high-quality health care to all members of our community, regardless of age, gender, ethnicity, religion, cultural background, disability, or sexual orientation.

We are strongly committed to the safety and wellbeing of all children and young people. Click here for further information on the Victorian Government’s Child Safe Standards: About Child Safe Standards | Victorian Government (www.vic.gov.au) We are also proud to be Totally Smoke Free.

If we can assist you with any reasonable adjustments to submit your application for this role, please contact talent.acquisition@barwonhealth.org.au noting your preferred method of communication and contact details and a member of the team will be in touch.

This role must be fully vaccinated for Covid -19 and influenza and meet the requirements of the Barwon Health immunisation policy.

Endorsed Enrolled Nurse Aged Care - Geelong VICTORIA

Job type:

Full time, Part time, Casual

Job classification:

Not provided

Contact:

CHARLOTTE VAN DER KRUIK - (03) 4215 2408

Endorsed Enrolled Nurse Aged Care - Geelong VICTORIA