Registered Nurse (Grade 3) – GEM
Join our GEM at Home team as a Registered Nurse (Grade 3) and be part of the planning and delivery of high quality care for patients in their homes
- Be part of a dedicated and leading health care unit that embraces change
- Variety and work life balance at largest regional health service in Victoria
- Permanent Part Time within GEM team – 40 hours per fortnight
About the facility
Geriatric Evaluation and Management at home (GEM at Home) is a bed substitution model that supports older people with multiple and complex care needs to be assessed, treated and managed at home. The team’s office is based at Barwon Health’s McKellar Centre, located only minutes from the centre of Geelong. The McKellar Centre offers a range of rehabilitation services that enable people to make a dynamic recovery. It is situated on a vibrant community asset with parkland surrounds and incorporates state-of-the-art equipment.
About the role
As the successful applicant you will work independently to provide GEM at Home patients with high quality, flexible assessment, therapies and care in their own home supported by a dedicated multidisciplinary team. You will have a variety of opportunities to further develop your clinical and professional skill sets including but limited to continence, diabetes, wound management and individualised care planning.
About the culture
GEM at Home offers a dynamic and supportive multidisciplinary team environment which facilitates optimal patient outcomes. We encourage ongoing professional development and provide opportunities for this to occur. Everything we do centres all our services on the patient and is guided by our driving values: Respect, Compassion, Commitment, Accountability and Innovation.
Barwon Health staff benefits
- Flexible working arrangements
- Professional development
- Access to employee wellness facility
- Salary packaging
- Social club
Diversity and Inclusion
At Barwon Health we harness a diverse and inclusive workforce where we value each person’s uniqueness. We will embrace diverse life experiences and the perspectives of our people, whilst providing high-quality health care to all members of our community, regardless of age, gender, ethnicity, religion, cultural background, disability, or sexual orientation. Our organisation promotes the safety, wellbeing and inclusion of our staff and consumers including children, and have appropriate recruitment resources in place to ensure background checks and reference checks are completed. At Barwon Health we are committed to providing positive employment opportunities and outcomes for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people and welcome employment applications from candidates of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander background.
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