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April

Dementia Counsellor

CATHOLIC HEALTHCARE - Dubbo, NSW

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JOB DESCRIPTION

  • Lourdes Hospital and Community Health Service
  • Dementia Counsellor (Registered Nurse or Allied Health Professional)
  • Temporary Part Time up to December 2021
  • Not-For-Profit/Values-Based Organisation

Lourdes Hospital and Community Health Service (Lourdes) is a third schedule, not-for-profit teaching hospital funded by NSW Ministry of Health and Managed by Catholic Healthcare. Lourdes has a long history of providing excellent care to the Dubbo and greater region.

An opportunity currently exists for a Dementia Counsellor to join our dedicated team on a Temporary Part-Time basis until December 2021.

Please address the selection criteria for your application to be considered.

Selection Criteria:

  • At least 5 years post registration experience and knowledge in providing dementia services to carers and individuals with dementia.
  • Comprehensive understanding of the issues that confront carers of people with dementia in a rural setting.
  • Demonstrated counselling skills with assessment and intervention experience, as well as the capacity to apply specific counselling models, including group work principles to improve independent coping skills.
  • Proven capacity to initiate and develop projects that reflect evidence-based practice and client outcomes.
  • An understanding of the available services for people with dementia and their carers.
  • Proficient in the use of computers for MS Office applications, email and health records and data collection.
  • Current drivers’ license.
  • Tertiary qualifications in a nursing or allied health field and current registration with AHPRA.

Desirable:

  • Coordination of carer support groups.
  • Experience working with culturally and linguistically diverse groups.
  • Membership of Dementia Australia or other aged care peak body

Applications addressing the Essential and Desirable criteria close: Friday 16th April 2021

Catholic Healthcare is a leading not-for-profit provider of residential aged care, home and community services, retirement living and healthcare across NSW and SE QLD. Together, our team of over 4000 people are dedicated to our Mission of helping the people that we serve to live life to its fullest every day. 

 Why you'll love working with us:

  • An opportunity to build a career with a successful growing values-based organisation;
  • Be part of a supportive and inclusive 'people first' culture; if you're looking for a role where you can make a positive & rewarding impact in a great organisation like ours, then we'd love to hear from you. Please apply online now.

Please note that pre-employment checks (including Police) will be completed for all preferred candidates before an Offer is made.

Hello Recruitment Agencies, thanks for thinking of us. Right now, we're looking to fill this opportunity directly so if we do need your assistance we'll be in touch.