Enrolled Nurse - ARRCS - Katherine Region

  • Community service provider
  • Flexible working conditions
  • Immediate start

The Practice

Australian Regional and Remote Community Services (ARRCS) is a not-for-profit care and community service provider that was established in July 2014 to operate residential care facilities and community care programs in the Northern Territory. ARRCS operate ten residential care facilities with a combined capacity of 385 beds, and 11 community care programs in Darwin, Alice Springs, Tennant Creek, Katherine, Mutitjulu and Docker River. Some of the services that they provide are specifically for Indigenous Australians, while others are more generally for older people, people with a disability, clients discharged from hospital or following a visit to their GP. 

The Role 

The role will involve direct provision of nursing care under the supervision of a Registered Nurse. The Enrolled Nurse will contribute to the development of residents’ care plans and carry out those care plans as directed and in accordance with ARRCS policies and processes. The Enrolled Nurse will administer medications within the scope of practice in the ARRCS medication manual. The position will suit an Endorsed Enrolled Nurse who is passionate and dedicated to delivering quality care.

For a confidential discussion about this excellent opportunity, contact our recruitment and retention team.

t 08 8982 1010

e recruitment@ntphn.org.au

Applicants are required to provide a current CV and contact details for at least two referees.

Essential Criteria

Ideally, the successful candidate will hold a current Enrolled Nurse Licence and Registration Certificate to practice in the State where employed. They will also have a Medication Endorsement.

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Incentives 

Northern Territory PHN (NT PHN) offers support and financial assistance to health professionals who are relocating to the NT or moving within the NT to a greater remoteness area classification for the purposes of employment. For further information regarding these opportunities, contact the recruitment and retention team.

Location

The Top End region is home to Darwin, Australia's only tropical capital city. Darwin is arguably one of Australia's most cosmopolitan cities with a population consisting of more than 60 nationalities. The greater Darwin area has a population of approximately 120,500 people. The city's multicultural mix is highlighted by its many exciting cultural festivals and weekly food and craft markets. There are plenty of activities to keep you entertained including the Deckchair Cinema, sailing, museums and shopping centres as well as being nearby Litchfield National Park for great camping and swimming. The region has a tropical climate with a distinctively dry and wet season.

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