Clinical Nurse - Rockhampton

Job Description

  • $103,779 - $108,106 per annum
  • Full time
  • Company car, laptop & mobile phone supplied

We're hiring smiles! Our staff are our greatest asset and we acknowledge and thank them for their ongoing hard work, dedication and commitment to helping our clients live their best lives.     

Your Role

Our team requires a Clinical Nurse who understands and drives person-centred care. As Clinical Nurse you will be assisting in setting clinical standards that reflect best practice, and assisting clinical employees to improve skills and knowledge through leadership and direction. 

The person we are looking for should have advanced nursing skills to provide appropriate supervision, along with a variety of specialist skills and passion in the following areas: 

  • Continence management
  • Wound care
  • Medication management
Your tasks will include:
  • Co-ordinate and provide comprehensive care involving assessment, prevention, early detection, referral and health promotion
  • Co-ordinate and regularly evaluate the effects of care provided through planner reviews and assessment, or as required, in consultation with client, carer and multidisciplinary team
  • Participate and initiate community collaborations and partnerships that contribute to client care services
  • Provide support and direction to Registered Nurses

How You'll Benefit

You'll become part of the Ozcare family, and in addition to the training and support that you would expect, you will also receive:

  • 5 weeks annual leave
  • Annual leave loading
  • Optional salary packaging, meal entertainment cards, and novated leases
  • Private health insurance discounts
  • Uniform and laundry allowance 
  • Employee Assistance Program

Role Requirements

  • Proof of immunity, or willingness to become vaccinated against, Measles, Mumps, Rubella (MMR), Varicella (Chicken Pox) & Pertussis (Whooping Cough).
  • Current Police Screening Certificate
  • Current NDIS Worker Screening Check (Yellow Card) and Blue Card (Working with Children Check)
  • Current Queensland driver's licence
  • Current CPR Certificate
  • Current registration with the Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency (AHPRA)
  • Demonstrated application of advanced level clinical and problem solving skills
  • Prior community nursing experience will be highly regarded
  • Demonstrated ability in the use of computer software in the delivery of care services

Welcoming All

 We welcome everyone to become part of the Ozcare family regardless of belief, ethnic or social background, health and gender. Ozcare is the organisation it is today because of each person who is a part of it. This spirit of togetherness is reflected in our mission and values, and our commitment to reconciliation. First Nations applicants are strongly encouraged to apply.