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Clinical Nurse Manager
Location: Launceston, Tasmania
Closing Date: June 24, 2020
Contact Person: Jamie Spark

Our 126 bed Peace Haven facility based in Launceston, has commenced our search for a stand out and innovative Clinical Nurse Manager to drive exceptional clinical outcomes for our residents.

This is an exciting opportunity to join a team of committed professionals that want nothing but the best for our team members, residents and their families.

We are seeking a person who:

  • Is ready for a challenge
  • Is ready to use their skills and be innovative to create a sound and safe clinical environment.
  • Is compassionate, emotionally intelligent and understands why this is so important in an aged care environment.
  • A person who is willing to mentor and support their clinical and care staff to foster organisational wide continuous quality improvement.
  • Is a strong leader and willing to work alongside our teams to promote strength and unity in the workforce
  • A person who can and is willing to make sound evidence based decisions.
  • A person who understands and can maintain compliance with all relevant legislation, regulatory requirements, professional standards, guidelines and policies and procedures.

To be successful in this role, you will possess:

  • Advanced clinical leadership experience
  • Current Nursing registration with AHPRA
  • Understanding (or willingness to gain) of the Aged Care Accreditation process and Aged Care Funding instrument.
  • Ability to foster a safe workplace and drive continuous quality improvement initiatives to develop sustainable practice and exceed expectations in our residents experience
  • A strong focus on customer service and leadership
  • Self-management skills including organisational skills, flexibility, capacity to deal with pressure and ability to exercise sound judgement in complex situations
  • Well-developed interpersonal and communication skills including consulting, conflict resolution and IT literacy
  • Current National Police Certificate

For inquiries, please contact Jamie Spark (Residential Manager) on 6345 7204 or 0417 138 546

Apply via SEEK, submitting: Current resume, selection criteria responses and Cover Letter.

Selection criteria

  1. Demonstrated clinical expertise in the management and coordination of Aged Care Facility residents or similar.
  2. Demonstrated leadership, communication, consultation, negotiation and conflict resolution skills including the ability to supervise, lead and motivate within a team environment including the ability to negotiate on behalf of the service and its clients.
  3. Demonstrated ability to lead and support continuous quality improvement activities.
  4. Knowledge and understanding of safety and quality and clinical risk management.

Applications close COB Wednesday 24 June 2020.

 

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Day Therapy Assistants (Part Time & Casual)
Location: Launceston, Tasmania
Closing Date: June 19, 2020
Contact Person: Karyne Button

Masonic Care Tasmania is a state-wide not for profit organisation that has been delivering high quality, customised services to meet the current and future needs of older Tasmanians, their carers and families for over 60 years.

More than 1000 people choose to live life with us through residential care, respite care, community support services and retirement living.

An exciting new opportunity has arisen to join our forward thinking, progressive Aged Care organisation in our Community Services team.

Based in Launceston at our Peace Have facility we have 2 part time positions and  2 casual position available. One position working between 20 to 25 hours per week, The primary purpose of the Day Therapy Assistant role is to interact with and deliver activities for our day therapy clients and to provide support in the implementation of our program, which is aimed at improving our clients quality of life through preserving their social skills and optimum level of physical and social activity.

Reporting directly to the Day Therapy Coordinator, in the role you will:

  • Provide support to other members of staff as necessary and in a team environment, and in consultation and direction from the Day Therapy Co-ordinator
  • Encourage and motivate clients/residents, and their participation in social and physical activities within the limitations of their abilities
  • Participate in team meetings and support the function of the Day Therapy Coordinator; and
  • Maintain specific reporting requirements and document information relevant to client’s ongoing care as required

To be successful in this role you will: 

  • have completed or are interested working towards Certificate of Diversional Therapy / Leisure and Lifestyle Certificate IV or equivalent together with demonstrated experience, particularly in aged care
  • be competent in using a range of programs designed to promote client independence and maintain/extend their personal interests, social contacts and general mobility
  • possess effective interpersonal and communication skills and sound written and verbal skills
  • have the ability to display empathy and advocacy as appropriate
  • display initiative and have an ability and willingness to learn
  • previous experience in Aged Care advantageous

For further information about this role please contact Karyne Button on Karyne.Button@mctas.org.au.

How to apply:

Obtain a copy of the Position Description and review the selection criteria against your skills and experience.

Attach your covering letter, addressed selection criteria and a copy of your resume and apply via SEEK.

Applications close: 5.00pm, 19 June of June 2020.

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Domestic Services Worker (Cleaner)
Location: Launceston, Tasmania
Closing Date: June 25, 2020
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Masonic Care Tasmania is a state-wide not for profit organisation that has been delivering high quality, customised services to meet the current and future needs of older Tasmanians, their carers and families for over 60 years.

More than 1000 people choose to live life with us through residential care, respite care, community support services and retirement living.

We are currently looking for several Domestic Services staff members (cleaning) in our Domestic Services Division at MCT’s two Launceston facilities at Newstead and Norwood.

To be successful in either of these positions, you will have proven experience in the cleaning industry, good verbal and written communication and excellent interpersonal skills. You must possess a satisfactory police check as well as being fit for duty for this type of work. Experience in an aged care setting would be viewed favorably, however it is not an essential requirement.

Apply via SEEK with your current resume and cover letter, ensuring you specify which position you are applying for.

Applications close: 12 noon on Thursday 25th June 2020.

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Retirement Living Coordinator
Location: Launceston, Tasmania
Closing Date: July 1, 2020
Contact Person: Nerissa Gokool

What we can offer you:

  • The opportunity to join an Employer of Choice that strives to make a genuine positive difference for our residents and clients, our people and our community
  • Flexible working arrangements
  • Generous Salary Packaging options
  • Ongoing Training & Development

Take your customer service career to the next level with this exciting opportunity to drive positive growth and enhance the client experience at Masonic Care Tasmania (MCT).

As our Retirement Living Coordinator you will coordinate the sale and lease of units to ensure that all Northern MCT retirement villages and rentals are at full capacity. As a positive and motivated member of the MCT Community Team, you will coordinate and facilitate activities and a lifestyle that enhances retirement living for all of MCT’s Northern independent living unit (ILU) residents.

If you have experience in property management, sales or customer service and are excited about this opportunity to enhance the lives of people and communities in Tasmania, with the support of a high performing team, visit our website at www.masoniccaretas.com.au for further information and a copy of the position description.

Contact Nerissa Gokool on 03 6282 5299 or email Nerissa.Gokool@mctas.org.au for a confidential discussion about the role.

Apply now via SEEK outlining your experience and suitability for the role.

Applications close: 10.00am, Wednesday 1 July 2020

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