Clinical Lead Community Services
- Full time position available
- Locations include Riverland and Northern Community Services
Resthaven Inc. is a leader within aged care services, currently providing community and residential services as well as retirement living in South Australia. Resthaven is highly respected for the provision of responsive and quality services to older people.
We are seeking an experienced registered nurse to act as clinical leader and mentor for our Regional Nursing Teams who are delivering nursing services to older people in-home and in our wellness centre clinics.
To be considered for this position you will have contemporary nursing experience related to the care of older people. We prefer experience in community and gerontologic nursing. You will have experience and skills to provide direct nursing care to people with complex care needs and dementia. The role includes offering leadership, advice and mentorship to registered nurse coordinators, registered and enrolled nurses.
Experience working in multi-disciplinary teams and with members of the team who may be independently operating within the community together with the ability to build credible professional rapport with General Practitioners, Pharmacists and hospital discharge planners is highly desirable.
You will be able to operate in a framework that supports clients to design and direct their own service plans and to facilitate conversations related to informed choice, encompassing duty of care and dignity of risk in decision making. In addition to this you will work collaboratively with the Community Service Managers to achieve quality service outcomes and operational results.
We offer salary packaging including a fully maintained vehicle for private use, together with the opportunity to work with local teams within an extensive corporate clinical and workforce support infrastructure. Professional development opportunities are ongoing in Resthaven.
Enquiries to Melanie Howard, Senior Manager Community Services, T: 8373 9053
To apply Click on to https://www.resthaven.asn.au/volunteering-careers/careers/
Applications close 9am Monday 8 July 2019