The primary responsibilities of the position include: Providing excellent, person-centred resident care in relation to each individuals needsProvide guidance and support to the care team and act as a mentor in their developmentMaintain documentation; completing resident assessments, incident investigation and related care documents in accordance with policies, procedures and to meet accreditation standardsWork collaboratively with the ACFI team and management to achieve expected ACFI results and organisational targetsEncourage genuine connections between residents, families and staffUtilising the suite of technology to report, plan, analyse and manage resident care and workplace behaviour
To be successful in this position, you will demonstrate: Division 1 Nursing Registration with AHPRAUnderstanding of the aged care legislative framework and requirements, including safe medication administration is essentialUnderstands the Aged Care Funding Instrument (ACFI)Able to lead, mentor and support clinical staff effectivelyCritical thinker with excellent time management skills and attention to detailAbility to work autonomously and as part of a teamThoughtful and naturally able to build relationships with residents and familiesFriendly and positive with an empathetic approach to providing clinical care
Benefits: Contributing to great teams that have fantastic plans for the futureA safe and supportive work environment where people are valued and encouraged to share their ideasA strong learning culture where you are in the driver’s seat of your ongoing professional developmentRewarding work that supports our clients to have a positive experience of ageingWorking in a trusted and values based organisation focused on quality and growthCompetitive Salary (with salary packaging and meal & entertainment benefits)
Benetas is dedicated to supporting older Victorians, their friends and carers, through a range of aged care and in-home services. We care about our people’s health and wellbeing and invest significantly in their development. We respect and value differences and encourage people of all ages and backgrounds to apply. Benetas is a recognised leader in Gender Equality, having been awarded an Employer of Choice citation for 14 years in a row.
Please note, Benetas rosters according to operational requirements, which may include shifts up to 10 hours in length.