Certified Nursing Assistant
- Full time
- Part time
- One time
I have my certificate III & IV in aged care with extensive aged care clinical experience.
Current First Aid Certificate
Manual Handling Certificate
CPR certificate valid until November 2014
Cert III and IV assistant nurse
Aegis Aged Care Facility
Up to June 2013
located in Hamilton Hill. Employed on a casual basis working as a Cert III and IV assistant nurse.
➢ 2011- Employed as a Certificate IV in aged care. This included dispensing medications as well as personal care to residents.
Berkeley Vale Aged Care
April 2009 - November 2010
Woodport Retirement Village
May 2007 - September 2007
Lab Assistant in Cytology, Histology and Specimen
April 2006 - March 2009
reception area at Laverty Pathology; North Gosford
Veronica Nursing Home, Brentwood Village
April 2005 - December 2006
Key responsibilities for an Assistant nurse include (but are not limited to):
➢ Responding promptly and appropriately to requests and instructions from the Registered Nurse and other health care members.
➢ Provision of basic nursing care duties, such as hygiene maintenance, assistance with meals and drinks, monitoring of basic vital signs, attending pressure area care and behaviour management.
➢ Ensuring residents were treated with utmost respect, and preservation of each individuals independence, dignity and privacy.
➢ Encouragement of social recreational activities, and cultural and spiritual needs with family and friends whilst having regard for the wished of each resident.
➢ Accurate and timely completion of all documentation requirements concerning individual resident care needs.
➢ Assisting in maintenance and application of policy and procedure documents.
➢ Complying with Occupational Health and Safety and infection control policies and procedures.
➢ Being responsible for the identification, management and/or elimination of hazards and unsafe work practices.
Qualifications & Certifications
Undergraduate Bachelor of Nursing
The University of Notre Dame/Fremantle
University of Notre Dame surf life saving
Aged Care Work