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Alpha Carers Australia (ACA), is a unique Perth based Specialist Care Services Provider. Founded, owned, and operated by experienced WA Nurses, to meet the growing demand for professional Nursing and Support Services throughout our diverse community. ACA understands the needs of both our clients and nursing staff and pride ourselves on doing business with a personal touch.

ACA has developed and implemented a model for specialised in-home care for People with support needs requiring Complex nursing procedures by qualified Nurses only. ACA’s team of experienced and trained Nurses and support workers works with our clients and their family to ensure highest standards of care is delivered in the comfort of your own home or in one of our supported accommodation homes.

Our employees are vetted, well trained, highly professional individuals who are subject to stringent screening processes and training regimes to ensure the delivery of exceptionally high standards of care.

The application form will include these questions:

  • Which of the following statements best describes your right to work in Australia?
  • Do you have a current Police Check (National Police Certificate) for employment?
  • Have you completed a qualification in Nursing?

ACA is offering:

  • Working in a progressive and nurturing environment
  • Attractive wage and salary package benefits
  • Free onsite parking

To be successful in this role you will need: 

  • Current registration as a Registered Nurse with the Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency (AHPRA)
  • Tracheostomy Management Experience
  • PEG feeding competency
  • Quadriplegia work experience
  • Ability to lead and mentor staff
  • Ability to work autonomously and as part of a multidisciplinary team
  • Willingness to problem solve and take initiative
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills
  • Well-developed assessment and report writing skills
  • Evidence of up to date Influenza Vaccination
  • Current National Police Clearance, or willingness to obtain one (obtained within the last 12 months)
  • Residential Aged Care and or Disability care experience is desirable, but not mandatory
  • Current First Aid and Manual Handling

The tasks and responsibilities involve:

  • ADLs
  • PEG feed / Dysphagia management
  • Tracheostomy Management
  • Night shifts (active/sleep)
  • Community access – Driving experience is an advantage
  • Compassion and genuine interest in working with clients with disability support need.
  • Engaging in rehab therapy with clients

If you are passionate about working in Disability care, can make decisions and build new relationships, then submit your application by 31/12/2020.

To be considered for this position, please fill in the form below to “Apply Now” or alternatively, send your resume and cover letter to admin@alphacarers.com.au

Please be aware that only short-listed applicants will be contacted.

 

This position is available to all candidates with a valid work right in Australia including International students. Enrolled