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Registered Nurse Care Coordinator

Job posted: 04/07/2024
Applications close: 21/07/2024 (Midnight)
8 days remaining

8 days remaining

Job Description

Location: North West Region | Mount Alexander

Job type: Part time

Organisation: Dhelkaya Health

Salary: Salary not specified

Occupation: Nursing and Aged Care

Reference: VG/1805531

Reference: VG/1805531

Occupation: Nursing and Aged Care

Salary Range: Salary not specified

Work location: North West Region | Mount Alexander

Dhelkaya Health is a fresh approach to healthcare that is deeply human. Our name, 'Dhelkaya,' derived from Dja Dja Wurrung language, translates to 'being healthy’. It embodies our mission to foster health and wellbeing within our community. Our deep understanding of local knowledge and community needs allows us to address the unique challenges faced by our diverse population. Our history is rich, but our commitment to innovation and evidence-based care ensures that we're constantly evolving to meet the changing needs of our community. Dhelkaya Health’s main campuses are in Castlemaine and Maldon. We also run an Information Hub in central Castlemaine and the Tarrengower Health Service in Maldon. From these locations and across the community, we deliver personalised patient services, residential care, maternity services, NDIS, and community wellbeing services. We value diversity and our staff are encouraged to draw from their identity and culture in being part of a workforce that is respectful, welcoming and inclusive. Dhelkaya Health - Healthier Together.

Position Title: Registered Nurse Care Coordinator

Classification: ZF4 to ZJ4

Salary per hour:  $54.63 to $57.51 + superannuation + generous salary packaging options

Employment Type: Fixed Term Contract Part-time 64 hours per fortnight from 05/08/2024 until 15/12/2024

Award: Proposed Nurses and Midwives (Victorian Public Health Sector) (Single Interest Employers) Enterprise Agreement 2020-2024

 

Role description

This position will be part of the HIP Complex Care Team at Dhelkaya health. The key aim of the Complex Care Service (CCS) is to improve health outcomes of people who either frequently present, or who are at risk of presenting to hospital, because of complex medical and or social issues. Clinical service delivery is undertaken in the clients' own home and their local community.

Registered Nurse Care Coordinator: provides person-centred care coordination for eligible clients living with complex psycho-social and healthcare needs, utilising specific skills to support clients to improve their self-management skills, health and wellbeing.

  • Direct clinical provision of high quality and evidence-based patient centred care.
  • Undertake holistic comprehensive assessments in collaboration with the client using motivational interviewing and self-management approaches.
  • Collaborative care planning with clients, carers and/or families in the context of their health, functional, psychosocial, cultural, environmental and economic needs.
  • Facilitation of client generated goals, that are realistic, time limited and based on addressing health and wellbeing needs.

About you

  • Bachelor of Nursing with current AHPRA registration and at least 3 years full time equivalent working as registered nurse
  • Current Victorian drivers' licence
  • Experience working with clients with multiple health issues, comorbidities and complex care needs that impact safety, function and independence.
  • Experience delivering services in the community, addressing the needs of clients living with psychosocial conditions, complex health needs and/or chronic diseases.

 

Please refer to the relevant attached position description and address the key selection criteria on your cover letter when applying.

 

Culture and Benefits

Dhelkaya Health is located on Dja Dja Wurrung country in regional Victoria. Just a short drive from Bendigo and easily accessed via public transport, the area is brimming with culture that blends the old with the new. Steeped in rich history, the town boasts a vibrant arts scene, historic architecture and is part of the Bendigo Region UNESCO City of Gastronomy. 

Surrounded by scenic trails and a unique natural environment that includes historic goldfields, outdoor enthusiasts can immerse themselves in the beauty of the natural world. Combined with a wide range of sporting clubs and outdoor recreation opportunities, the community offers a rich, diverse culture to enjoy.

From community events celebrating local festivals to grassroots initiatives fostering inclusivity and diversity, this is a place where people come together. At Dhelkaya Health, you'll enjoy all this and a flexible work environment with access to career development pathways that suit your life goals. You'll also benefit from:

  • Stress-free parking: at no-cost close to your place of work. 
  • Salary packaging: to maximise your earnings with options to package meals, entertainment, rent/mortgage repayments, and more. 
  • Healthy and active lifestyle: through access to a free onsite gym and Fitness Passport membership for your family to use in a wide range of gyms, pools, and fitness facilities across the region
  • Health and wellbeing: through a supported work environment that prioritises work-life balance and a health and well-being program that includes an Employee Assistance Program.
  • Building meaningful connections: through the Dhelkaya Health Social Club and a variety of staff events and activities throughout the year held in a friendly, inclusive environment where everyone feels welcome.
  • Home share - If lack of housing is stopping you from applying for a job here, consider Home share. It may help you get started at Dhelkaya Health. See this link for obligation free information.

https://dhelkayahealth.org.au/homeshare/

 

*All appointments are subject to a satisfactory police check, NDIS (if required) and compliance with Dhelkaya Health Vaccination Policy.

 

Our purpose and role at Dhelkaya Health is to be Healthier Together – we engage and empower individuals and community through the provision of empathetic inclusive and professional health services.  We want a workforce who share our passion and purpose and is as diverse as the communities we serve. We encourage applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, people from culturally and linguistically diverse backgrounds, people with a disability, and people of diverse genders and/or sexual orientations.

 

For further information about this position, please contact Darren Gaut – Community Nurse Unit Manager on 0456 135 620.

 

Registered Nurse Care Coordinator

Job type:

Part time

Job classification:

As per award

Contact:

Darren Gaut - Community Nurse Unit Manager | 0456135620

Registered Nurse Care Coordinator