Nursing Support Worker Australia

Nursing Support Worker Australia  ANZSCO  423312:

  • Are you an Nursing Support Worker? Are you planning for  Australian immigration?
  • If you would like to  immigrate to Australia  as an  Nursing Support Worker,  you will need to first decide which visa would be a suitable visa for you to apply.
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Nursing Support Worker Australia ANZSCO  423312:

Description

Provides limited patient care under the direction of nursing staff.

Skill Level

4

Group: 4233 Nursing Support and Personal Care Workers

Description

provide assistance, support and direct care to patients in a variety of health, welfare and community settings.

Tasks

  • assisting patients with their personal care needs such as showering, dressing and eating
  • assisting patients with their mobility and communication needs
  • participating in planning the care of individuals
  • following therapy plans such as interventions to assist those with dementia and behavioural problems
  • observing and reporting changes in patients’ condition, and reporting complaints about care
  • assisting with rehabilitation exercises, basic treatment and delivering medications
  • providing direct support and assistance to therapists

Skill Level

Most occupations in this unit group have a level of skill commensurate with the qualifications and experience outlined below.
In Australia:
AQF Certificate II or III (ANZSCO Skill Level 4)

In New Zealand:
NZ Register Level 2 or 3 qualification (ANZSCO Skill Level 4)

At least one year of relevant experience may substitute for the formal qualifications listed above. In some instances relevant experience and/or on-the-job training may be required in addition to the formal qualification.
Registration or licensing may be required.

Occupations in this Group

  • 423311 Hospital Orderly
  • 423312 Nursing Support Worker
  • 423313 Personal Care Assistant
  • 423314 Therapy Aide