Casual RNs and ENs Wanted

We are seeking casual Registered Nurses and Enrolled Nurses to join our team at Albany Community Hospice. 

ABOUT THE HOSPICE

Albany Community Hospice provides palliative care for people who have an illness or disease that is no longer able to be cured.  Our focus is on the patient and their family or support persons, aiming to improve their quality of life by helping them to live with comfort and dignity in the time they have left to live. This includes their physical, emotional, psychological and spiritual wellbeing as well as supporting their family or significant others. 

THE ROLES

Registered Nurses

We are seeking registered nurses to assess, identify, plan, manage and evaluate patient and family/carer palliative care needs and apply appropriate interventions, in partnership with an inter-disciplined clinical team, and in accordance with the relevant legislation, regulations, standards and Hospice policies and codes.

Enrolled Nurses

We are seeking enrolled nurses to, in partnership with the clinical team, provide high quality nursing care, based on the assessed clinical needs of the patient, consistent with their values, goals and preferences, and in accordance with the applicable national standards and Hospice policies and codes.

ELIGIBILITY

To be eligible for either roles, you must hold current registration with the Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency, hold relevant nursing qualifications and have an interest in palliative care. 

In accordance with the Health Worker (Restriction on Access) Directions, applicants must be vaccinated against COVID-19.

BENEFITS

We value our people and in return, you will be rewarded with a competitive remuneration package which as a not-for-profit includes salary packaging of up to $15,899, and provided with mentoring support as needed.

Albany Community Hospice is committed to providing a safe and healthy environment for its staff, volunteers, patients and visitors and has well provisioned and planned guidelines in place to manage health and safety issues such as COVID-19.

More information and How to Apply

A copy of the position descriptions can be found here:

Registered Nurse Position Description

Enrolled Nurse Position Description

To apply please email your CV to Fiona Jane, Clinical Hospice Manager: manager@albanyhospice.org.au or call 9892 2456 for more information.