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Registered Nurse – ARRCS – Terrace Gardens

  • Darwin Location
  • Salary Packaging
  • Continued professional development and leadership pathways

Why ARRCS?

Australian Regional and Remote Community Services (ARRCS) is not-for-profit aged care and community service provider. Our Vision is passionately pursuing new ways in delivering care where people and communities flourish and lead meaningful lives. ARRCS are currently sourcing a qualified Registered Nurse (RN) to support the team and residents at Terrace Gardens Aged Care Facility in Palmerston on a full-time basis (38 hours per week). Using evidence based best practice, you will deliver person-centred nursing care in collaboration with individuals and the multidisciplinary health care team.

What’s in it for your?

  • 6 weeks annual leave + 17.5% leave loading
  • Salary Packaging
  • Wellness & Employee Support Services
  • Continued professional development and leadership pathways
  • 1.75% salary increase every 6 months for the life of our current enterprise agreement

What’s the role?

  • Develop, implement, monitor, and review care plans to meet a person’s health care needs and to promote quality of life.
  • Promote a consultative and collaborative approach to person centred care planning including participation by the individual and/or the individual’s representative.
  • Safely transport individuals on an as required basis, as approved.
  • Monitor and delegate personal care given by other staff in accordance with scope of practice in the ARRCS Medication Manual.
  • Ensure reported changes or concerns in a person’s condition are acted upon appropriately.

Is the role right for you?

  • Bachelor of Nursing or similar discipline
  • Current unrestricted Registration with the Australian Health Practitioners Regulation Agency (AHPRA) as a Registered Nurse
  • NDIS Worker Screening
  • Demonstrated application of evidence-based practice and critical thinking to advocate for and implement individualised person-centred care (in service context) with a commitment to continuous improvement
  • Recent clinical experience relevant to the position including evidence of participation in own professional development and commitment to maintaining competence and enhancement of skills

What’s it like living in the Top End?

Darwin is a vibrant and multicultural city that is home to more than 100 nationalities, which is evident in its culture and food. Here in The Territory, we enjoy an enviable laidback lifestyle with amazing weather, excellent career opportunities, short commutes, spectacular displays of outback starry skies, and colourful tropical sunsets with friendly and inclusive people. The Northern Territory has two distinctive climate zones. The northern end, including Darwin, has a tropical climate with high humidity and two seasons, the wet (October to April) and dry season (May to September). During the dry season nearly every day is warm and sunny.

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Want to find out more about this opportunity? Please contact Megan on 08 8982 1002.

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Unlike other Primary Health Networks, we have a rural workforce agency. The Rural Workforce Agency NT attracts, recruits, and supports health professionals working across regional and remote communities in the NT. Support programs include orientation for new recruits, professional development, GP locum relief, grants and scholarships, workforce planning and advice, and practice management support.

Unlike other Primary Health Networks, we have a rural workforce agency. The Rural Workforce Agency NT attracts, recruits, and supports health professionals working across regional and remote communities in the NT. Support programs include orientation for new recruits, professional development, GP locum relief, grants and scholarships, workforce planning and advice, and practice management support.

Key Responsibilities, but not limited to:

To be considered for this oppertunity, you must meet the below essential criteria:

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Salary:

Negotiable
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Job Type:

Nursing

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