Care Coordinator

Care Coordinator
Classification: Full-time
Location: IRT Kangara Waters
Applications close: Sunday, 28th August 2022

 

 

IRT Kangara Waters, ACT are seeking an experienced and passionate Care Coordinator to drive high quality services. This role strives to improve all areas of care whilst ensuring our residents achieve an optimal quality of life with a focus on legislative requirements.  

 

This is a Full Time opportunity, Monday to Friday.

 

Perks:

  • Competitive Pay
  • Salary Packaging options available – more money in your back pocket!
  • Access to accredited training courses via our very own IRT Academy
  • Multiple career pathways
  • Birthday Leave – relax and take a day off on us!
  • Discounted gym memberships
  • Wellness programs
  • Visa sponsorship options 
  • Flexible Working Arrangements

 

About the role:

  • Supervise and manage the care team to ensure the standard of care provided allows residents the highest possible quality of life
  • Monitor all residents’ care needs to meet their preferences in consideration of cultural, religious or ethnic background
  • Participate in case conferences and evaluate care plans as per policy
  • Complete resident assessments on admission and as needs/care changes
  • Ensure compliance with relevant legislation and guidelines are undertaken while assisting in maintaining budget and financial requirements
  • Ensure programs for meeting the needs of seniors are coordinated and developed according to IRT procedures and are designed to account for individual rights, needs and preferences
  • Constantly strive to attain improvement in all areas of work by participating in continuous improvement programs 

 

 

To be successful you will have: 

  • A current registration as a Registered Nurse with AHPRA 
  • A Comprehensive knowledge of clinical issues of ageing, including dementia related disorders and management of challenging behaviours
  • Working knowledge of the Aged Care Funding Instrument (ACFI) 
  • Experience in a similar supervisory role (desirable)
  • Previous experience in team leadership 
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills 

 

To view a complete Position Description please CLICK HERE

 


Why work with IRT? 
IRT Group is one of Australia’s largest not-for-profit seniors’ lifestyle and care providers, with a dedicated team of over 2800 employees. 

To find out more about IRT and the wonderful work we do, please visit our website – www.irt.org.au 

 

All successful candidates will be required to undergo pre-employment checks including reference checks, a pre-employment functional assessment, confirmation of flu & COVID -19 vaccinations, NDIS Worker Screening Check and a National Criminal History Check.