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Grade 3 & 4 Registered Nurse - Ventilator Accommodation Support Services - Thornbury

Apply now Job no: 493631
Work type: Casual (T&A), Full - Time (T&A), Part - Time (T&A)
Location: Northern Melbourne
Categories: Registered Nurse
Position Description

Registered Nurse (Division 1)

Division: Specialist Services 
Location: Thornbury   
Type: Part Time                     
Job reference: 493631    
Applications close: Ongoing   

About Us

At Yooralla, we believe that exceptional customer service starts with employees who love what they do. Our people are committed to supporting people with disabilities to live the life they choose and obtaining the best possible outcomes for our clients. We have played an active role in improving public awareness and progressing the nature of disability support in Australia for 100 years.

About the Role

The Ventilator Accommodation Support Service (VASS) offers permanent and Short Term Accommodation to people who are ventilator dependent but who are able to engage or direct how their supports are delivered. The clients of our services enjoy an active, fun and engaging lifestyle that is supported by like-minded individuals.

VASS currently has a various vacancies for Full Time, Part Time and Casual positions for Grade 3 and 4 Registered Nurses.

Positions within this service presents an opportunity for motivated individuals to gain experience and develop a unique range of skills in the disability field. If you are passionate about disability work as an extension of your acute clinical skills and would like to take the next step in your career, we would like to hear from you.

About You:

To be successful in this role, you will need:

  • Bachelor of Nursing or recognized equivalent
  • Minimum 2 years post graduate RN experience
  • Strong leadership and clinical assessment skills
  • Current Division 1 Nursing Registration Certificate
  • Current ALS or BLS Certification
  • Extensive post-graduate clinical nursing experience
  • Experience with ventilators and high intensity respiratory supports is strongly preferred
  • Current National Police Record Check
  • International Police Check (if required)
  • Current NDIS worker screening check

Working with Yooralla

We employ individuals dedicated to providing quality, sustainable and flexible services, that uphold human rights and create opportunities, empowering individuals to live the life they choose. Yooralla has a long history of working to build a world where people with disability are equal citizens.

We offer

  • Extensive training in respiratory health including training in managing sub-acute ventilated residents.
  • Free parking.
  • Work in a peaceful environment with walking/bike path nearby.
  • The Ventilator Accommodation Support Service (VASS) offers permanent and respite accommodation to people who are ventilator dependent but who are fully able to direct their support. The residents of our services enjoy an active, fun and engaging lifestyle that is supported by like-minded individuals.
  • Attractive Salary Packaging.
  • Supportive team environment.
  • Reimbursement of the NDIS Worker Screening Check fee

Vacancy contact

To hear more about this role or working at Yooralla, please contact Mary Carbonilla on 0434 076 924 or 

More information about working with Yooralla

As a Disability Support Worker at Yooralla, you’ll work as part of a passionate team with more than 100 years of history of empowering Victorians with disability. We’re committed to providing our people with comprehensive training, and to quality and safeguards, to ensure we are all best placed to empower and support people with disability to achieve their goals and live the lives they choose. Find out more about what we do.

We believe in diversity, inclusion and equality and are committed to ensuring that our workplaces are a reflection of the Victorian community and recognise the benefits that diversity and inclusion brings. We encourage talented people from all backgrounds, abilities and identities to apply to our vacancies.

We encourage applications from people with lived experience of disability. You'll receive adjustments and support throughout the whole process — from the application stage to starting in the workplace.

We are committed to increasing employment opportunities for people with disability. We are an LGBTIQ+ friendly employer that celebrates diversity. We expect you to as well. We strongly encourage Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples to apply.

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