Are you motivated, passionate, reliable and proud of what you do?
We have an exciting opportunity for experienced Registered Nurses in the Newcastle region, you will have the opportunity to be part of an environment that encourages professional and personal growth as well as further training and career development.
We are looking for a number of Full-time, Part-time and Casual staff to join the nursing team.
Who Are We?
Hunter Valley Disability Services (HVDS) is a not for profit consortium group which offers flexible and adaptable disability supports for individuals for people with disability and carers in the Hunter and Newcastle area.
We are currently looking for energetic and experienced Registered Nurses to join our specialist supported accommodation services across the Newcastle & Lake Macquarie region.
Your role will be to coordinate and deliver quality nursing and support services which promotes the improvement in quality of life and fosters independence for people with disability who have a range of functional abilities and complex needs.
You will need to demonstrate initiative, set priorities, work collaboratively and achieve individual and team goals and targets;
You will build working relationships with specialist medical services, local community partnerships (including families and carers) and with other stakeholders both within and external to HV Disability Services (a member of the Ability Options community).
- Tertiary qualifications or equivalent experience
- A current Registered Nurse (RN) registration with the Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency (AHPRA)
- Proven experience working with those with complex support needs
- Commitment to people and providing quality services
- Knowledge of the Disability Service Standards
- Working with Children Check (for paid employment)
Please submit your resume with a covering letter which details your suitability for this diverse and exciting opportunity.
Why Work for Us?
This is an opportunity to join a passionate locally connected team that works to enrich the lives of people living with a disability.
In return for your skills and experience you will receive a competitive remuneration package, access to Fitness passport, a rewards and recognition program and the ability to significantly increase your take home pay with not-for profit salary packaging.