Position Details
Reference Number 14305
Position Title Registered Nurse
Employment Type Casual
Entity UnitingSA
Location UnitingSA Aged Care Faciliities
Award Classification
Travel Requirements No requirements
Position Summary

The Opportunity

The Registered Nurse is responsible for assessing and monitoring individual needs by delivering quality client care, under the direction of the Clinical Nurse.


Key responsibilities include:

  • Provide ongoing, responsive and holistic care to residents, in consultation with all relevant stakeholders and in accordance with care plans.
  • Provide patient advocacy to facilitate the involvement of the individual and their family towards relevant health outcomes.
  • Document client medications and prescribed treatment accurately.
  • Provide supervision and support to Enrolled Nurses and Personal Care Attendants.

The successful candidate will have relevant qualifications and experience in Nursing in an Aged Care Setting.


We are seeking a dynamic individual who has experience leading staff and understands the requirements around ACFI.


About UnitingSA

UnitingSA is a not-for-profit organisation that provides aged care, housing and community services to over 16,000 people across regional and metropolitan South Australia. With more than 1000 employees and volunteers, UnitingSA delivers high quality services to people from diverse backgrounds as we strive towards our vision of a compassionate, respectful and just community in which all people participate and flourish.


Culture and Benefits

A career with UnitingSA will offer you rewarding experiences to make a difference in the lives of people in need. We have an innovative and supportive culture guided by our values of respect, compassion, courage and integrity.


We ensure our staff are well supported, celebrated and compensated though:

  • Salary packaging, which can add up to $15,900 in tax-free pay per year.
  • An Employee Assistance Program, a free and confidential counselling service.
  • Access to internal and external training opportunities and workplace mentoring.

We aim to increase the diversity of our workforce to better meet the differing needs of our clients and to improve equal employment opportunity for our employees.


We encourage Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Australians with relevant skills and experience to apply for any of our advertised vacencies.


Due to COVID-19, UnitingSA are taking necessary precautions to minimise the risk to our candidates and employees throughout the recruitment process. Shortlisted candidates will be invited to participate in an online video interview, this will not disadvantage any candidates who wish to apply with us.


To view the Job Description and apply, please visit our website at https://unitingsa.com.au/


Applications close: Friday 29th May 2020

Selection Criteria Desirable: Do you have a current flu vaccination certificate?
Contact Person People and Culture
Contact Number 84402208
Closing Date 29/05/2020
Job and Person Specification Registered Nurse.pdf
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