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Reference Number 10094
Position Title Registered Nurse
Employment Type Casual
Organisation Unit Arcare Eight Mile Plains
Location Arcare Eight Mile Plains - 549 Warrigal Rd, Eight Mile Plains QLD 4113
Weekly Divisor (hours)
Position Summary


Arcare Eight Mile Plains  - Ref 10094

Arcare Eight Mile Plains is currently looking for experienced Registered Nurses with a genuine passion for Aged Care to join our team.

Specifically, we are seeking casual RNs to provide leave backfill & sick leave shifts as required. Also, with potential to fill in for short term contract in the New Year.

Applicants must be available to work all shifts AM, PM & NIGHT DUTY.

About Arcare:

With our first aged care residence constructed in 1997, Arcare has become one of the most innovative aged care providers in Australia. We currently have 28 residences throughout Victoria, Queensland & New South Wales, including Arcare Eight Mile Plains.

Arcare Eight Mile Plains sets a benchmark for the standard of design and elder amenity in the region and the team on site drive innovation in care and other service standards. With its contemporary architecture, Arcare Eight Mile Plains creates a stylish backdrop for first-class comforts and beautiful private suites to cater for 119 residents.

Arcare is committed to its values of Relationships, Uniqueness, Partnerships and Flexibility.

The value of relationships in all of our stakeholders’ lives at Arcare led to the development of our Dedicated Staff Assignment model, an approach which completely transforms the way that care and support are provided. Our internationally renowned Dedicated Staff Assignment sees staff working with the same small number of residents every day. This continuity allows for deep and trusting relationships to develop between residents, employees and families; and this is what makes Arcare a recognised leader in elder care globally.

About yourself:

  • Have a genuine interest in and respect for the unique personality, history and values of our Elders
  • Possess a compassionate, caring and supportive nature
  • Strong leadership and communication skills
  • Excellent clinical documentation practice
  • In depth understanding of ACFI
  • Be committed in ongoing clinical excellence
  • Display a relationship centred approach to care and supervision

What you will be doing:

Reporting directly to the Residence Manager, you will be leading a highly motivated team of Personal Carers and Endorsed Enrolled Nurses. You will oversee comprehensive care in accordance with the individual needs of the Elders, implement and evaluate the care plans, maximise ACFI and ensure compliance to the Aged Care Legislation & Accreditation Standards. You will liaise with residents, families and medical professionals, and are encouraged to initiate and participate in innovative projects.

In return for your commitment to us and our Elders, we will provide you with flexibility, on the job training and excellent employment conditions.

To apply, please visit our website - www.arcare.com.au/careers
Applications close: 16th December 2016

Arcare Eight Mile Plains is a smoke free site. All applicants are required to undergo a National Police Record Check.


Selection Criteria Desirable: ESSENTIAL: • Current Registration as Registered Nurse • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills • Current Police Clearance and Statutory Declaration that doesn’t preclude working in Aged Care • Computer literacy (Email; Word) DESIRABLE: • CHCAC15A – Dementia Competency • Frontline Ma
Contact Person Katelyn Bateman
Contact Number 0448040448
Closing Date 16/12/2016
Position Description Registered Nurse PD.pdf