Casual AIN - Neringah and Greenwich Location

Applications open until: 30-09-2020
State: NSW
Location: Neringah
Type of employment: Hospitals Operations

 

  • Opportunity for an experienced AIN to join our casual pool, providing quality Care in a true Patient centric Environment
  • As a casual AIN you will be required to work across both our Neringah and Greenwich facilities.
  • HammondCare is a NSW Health affiliated organisation with continuity of NSW Health entitlements

About HammondCare

Bringing these health, hospital and aged care services together, HammondCare has been able to develop innovative, flexible care models designed to serve people with complex health or aged care needs, regardless of their circumstances. 

HammondCare works to provide its staff with support, career development opportunities, education, responsibility and recognition, work/life balance, and satisfying roles.

About the role

The role of the Assistant in Nursing works within the Mission and Mission in Action of HammondCare to ensure the provision of safe, effective and quality patient care under the supervision of the Registered Nurse at all times.

The essence of this role:

  • Provide direct care activities to patients in accordance with the nursing care plan and under the supervision of a Registered Nurse
  • Assist the Registered Nurse and Enrolled Nurse with patient care interventions as directed
  • Contribute to collecting accurate health care information and maintaining accurate health care documentation as required
  • Communicate effectively with patients and other health care team members
  • Observe the patients physical, functional and psychological status and responses during the course of interactions within scope of knowledge and report all patient observations and changes to the Registered Nurse
  • Document all interactions and responses in the patient clinical record

About you

  • Commitment to engage and align with HammondCare’s Christian Mission, Motivation and Mission in Action.
  • Cert III AIN Aged Care Nursing OR undergraduate nursing student currently enrolled in RN Tertiary Nursing Degree program OR undergraduate nursing student (completed first six months) currently enrolled in EN Nursing Diploma program.
  • Interest and/or experience in the relevant specialties – Palliative Care, Rehabilitation or Specialist Mental Health for Older Persons
  • Demonstrated literacy skills – reading, writing and comprehension
  • Experience in working with people of culturally and linguistically diverse backgrounds and other language/ bilingual skills (desirable).
  • Understanding of team work and knowledge of team member role
  • Strong computer skills.
  • Prepared to work rotating roster including night duty

Why HammondCare

  • HammondCare Health and Hospital Division are committed to the professional development of the team allowing us to provide the highest quality care to our clients.
  • A supportive team environment with a focus on staff well being and work life balance.
  • HammondCare offers its staff competitive salaries, excellent training & development opportunities, a supportive environment and a benefits program. As HammondCare is a NSW Health affiliated organisation, all NSW Health transferrable entitlements will be recognised by HammondCare, in accordance with Public health System Nurses’ and Midwives (State Award) and the Crown Employees Nurses’ (State Award). For more info check out our website: www.hammond.com.au/careers.
  • We care about your career with a focus on internal progression.  

Ready to make a change? Apply Now!

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For any specific queries not answered above, please contact Hannah Cullen on hcullen@hammond.com.au

Closing date: 30 September 2020

All short listed applicants for these positions will be asked to consent to a criminal record check and show record of all required vaccinations as per NSW Health standards