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Dementia Specialist

Posted 2 weeks ago

  • Healthcare & Medicine
  • Aged Care
  • Melbourne
  • Permanent / Full Time

The Opportunity:

Welfare Recruitment Solutions, in collaboration with a renowned industry leader, seeks passionate Dementia Specialists for an exciting opportunity. This role offers a highly supportive environment, competitive compensation, and opportunities for continuous learning and development.

The Role:

As a Dementia Specialist, you’ll play a pivotal role in driving positive change for individuals living with dementia. Utilising your extensive knowledge and expertise, you’ll conduct thorough face-to-face assessments to understand each person’s unique dementia journey and identify factors contributing to behavioural changes.

Your recommendations and interventions will advocate for improved quality of life and ensure responsive care services tailored to individual needs.

While assessments will primarily be conducted at designated sites, occasional regional travel may be required to reach individuals in need.

The Candidate:

  • Extensive experience in aged care, with a focus on dementia care.
  • Background as a Senior Nurse/Lead, Clinical Care Manager, or in specialised dementia roles.
  • Proficiency in managing Behavioural and Psychological Symptoms of Dementia (BPSD) and identifying triggers and unmet needs.
  • Additional qualifications or ongoing education in Dementia Care, Gerontology, or Health & Aging highly desirable.
  • A genuine passion for making a meaningful difference in the lives of individuals living with dementia.

Other Essential Criteria:

  • Full/Unrestricted Australian working rights (sponsorship unavailable)
  • Full/Unrestricted Australian Drivers Licence 
  • Fully vaccinated for COVID19 (minimum 3 doses) + current annual Influenza 

Join a supportive team of dementia experts, educators, and advocates, and embark on a rewarding journey of professional growth and impact.

Ready to make a difference? Apply now!

The successful candidate will undergo a criminal record check and be required to obtain an NDIS workers screening check

For more information or a confidential discussion, please contact via email: Jake@welfarers.com.au or give me a call on 0484 947 890

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