WOLLONGONG, NSW, 2500
NSW Last-Days-Of-Life Palliative Service – Illawarra Region
ABOUT THE ROLE:
Silver Chain Group is working with Illawarra Shoalhaven Local Health staff to provide Palliative Care Home Support Packages (PEACH) Services in the Wollongong area. We are currently recruiting for a Registered Nurse to join our team.
The position available is permanent part time and will involve:
Supporting people who are at the end of their life and wish to die at home or stay at home as long as possible, their families and carers
Providing clinical care and support
Working closely with the Local Health District and other service providers
Monday to Sunday evening and overnight on call
If you are looking for a rewarding job that really makes a difference to people and live in the Illawarra, then this may be the job for you.
Experience in providing clinical care for people who are dying
Good clinical assessment skills
Experience working in the community setting
Strong verbal and written communication skills
Ability to work in a team
Ability to work autonomously
Ability to utilise smart phone/tablet device technology
Current Registration with AHPRA as a Registered Nurse
Current Driver’s licence
Ability to obtain a satisfactory National Criminal History Check
Ability to obtain a satisfactory NSW Working with Children Check
Experience working in a palliative care role
Preferred candidates will be asked to undertake a physical assessment to determine their ability to undertake the physical demands of the role. Silver Chain will cover the costs of the assessment.
Staff are equipped with innovative mobile technology for working in the community
Working as part of a supportive dynamic team
Earn up to $15,899 of your annual salary tax free through salary packaging.