Community District Nurse - Grade 2 & Grade 3

Job posted: 10/09/2021
Applications close: 19/09/2021 (Midnight)
1 day remaining

1 day remaining

Job Description

Location: Geelong

Job type: Not provided

Organisation: Barwon Health

Salary: Salary not specified

Occupation: Nursing

Reference: 171659

Reference: 171659

Occupation: Nursing

Salary Range: Salary not specified

Work location: Geelong

  • Work across multiple areas of the community in this rewarding role

  • Provide education, mentorship and clinical advice at an expert level

  • Permanent 72hrs per fortnight across a 4 week rotating roster cycle

About the facility

Barwon Health Community Nursing is the largest non-metropolitan based service in Victoria, Community Nursing is a government funded program which provides home nursing services

Community nursing provides a wide range of service provision for multiple client cohorts. These include Hospital in the Home, Post-Acute Care, and Palliative Care, Commonwealth Home Support Program and Home and Community Care Program for Younger Persons. Community nursing also delivers multi-disciplinary care to clients with complex health needs.

About the role

A unique opportunity has arisen for a skilled Registered Nurse to join a supportive and innovative Community Nursing service in a role that offers autonomy, variety and professional development. As the Community Nurse you will contribute to and be part of the community based, multidisciplinary area health team to support clients and carers in their homes to achieve an optimum level of health independence through the provision of patient, client and resident focused holistic nursing care to those assigned to you, in order to achieve desired clinical outcomes.

Relevant current/recent community nursing skills and experience are essential to ensure comprehensive client assessments, care planning and delivery of consumer centred care can be implemented by the successful candidate.

The advertised position is for permanent 72hrs per fortnight across a 4 week rotating roster cycle which covers day, afternoon and weekend shifts, along with an overnight on-call component.

About the culture

Our team have great job satisfaction from delivering quality customer service to our community. We promote positive respectful relationships and strong working partnerships in the workplace and in the community. As a team we are focussed on providing the highest quality patient centred care.

Barwon Health staff benefits

  • Flexible working arrangements

  • Professional development

  • Access to employee wellness facility

  • Salary packaging

  • Social club

  • Doorstep to the Great Ocean Road, Bellarine Peninsula and the Surf Coast

Diversity and Inclusion

At Barwon Health we are committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce where we value each person’s uniqueness. We embrace diverse life experiences and the perspectives of our people, whilst providing high-quality health care to all members of our community, regardless of age, gender, ethnicity, religion, cultural background, disability, or sexual orientation.

At Barwon Health we are committed to providing positive employment opportunities for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people and welcome employment applications from candidates of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander background.

We at Barwon Health strongly encourage people with disability and diverse backgrounds to apply for our roles.

If we can assist you with any reasonable adjustments in order to submit your application for this role, please contact the Talent Acquisition team via email at talent.acquisition@barwonhealth.org.au noting your preferred method of communication and contact details and a member of the team will be in touch.

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Community District Nurse - Grade 2 & Grade 3

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SUSAN JOHNSON - (03) 421 57502
Megan Lee - 42157502

Community District Nurse - Grade 2 & Grade 3