Community Health Nurse (Grade 3) - Specialist Year

Job posted: 24/01/2023
Applications close: 21/03/2023 (Midnight)
2 days remaining

2 days remaining

Job Description

Location: Geelong

Job type: Part time

Organisation: Barwon Health

Salary: Salary not specified

Occupation: Nursing

Reference: 177412

Reference: 177412

Occupation: Nursing

Salary Range: Salary not specified

Work location: Geelong

  • Work with an innovative multi-disciplinary team in a forward thinking program to gain skills and knowledge
  • Develop your skills in this Specialist year and make a difference to the community
  • Ongoing training and professional development in a supported work environment

About the facility

Corio Primary Care is located at the Corio Community Health Centre in the heart of Corio. The centre is shared with numerous teams including community nursing, dental and mental health. Many programs internal and external to Barwon Health visit and collaborate with our team to provide holistic and life changing experiences for our clients

About the role

Increase your skills and knowledge, contribute to and be part of the community-based, multidisciplinary area health team to support consumers and carers to achieve an optimum level of health independence through:

  • Provision of client focused holistic nursing care to those assigned to them, in order to achieve desired clinical outcomes.
  • Comprehensive, co-ordinated and integrated multidisciplinary services,
  • Contribute to the development and delivery of high quality, cost effective community-based Community Health Nursing services.
  • Contribute to meeting the program and area health team key performance indicators (KPI’s).
  • Liaise with health professionals to confirm referral details as required

About the culture

Join a team who enjoys an interesting, challenging and meaningful work life. Continue to grow and develop your talents and capabilities with Barwon Health’s commitment to professional development. We are all dedicated to supporting the organisation.

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

About the Geelong Region, AUSTRALIA

Sitting within one of Victoria’s six regional health centres, Barwon Health serves the community of Greater Geelong and beyond. Victoria’s second largest city after Melbourne! Derived from the local Wadawurrung name for the region; Djillong, (Geelong) is means “Tongue of Land”.

  • Enjoy a range of lifestyle choices including inner city, coastal, suburban and rural homes at affordable prices.
  • High standard of schooling options throughout the area
  • A stone throw from the Surf Coast and Great Ocean Road
  • Appreciate beautiful parks, rivers, walks and wineries
  • To find out more about the Geelong region, visit our Moving to the Region page on the Barwon Health website. 

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.

We Barwon Health are proud to be Totally Smoke Free.

This role must be fully vaccinated for Covid -19 and influenza and meet the requirements of the Barwon Health immunisation policy.

Community Health Nurse (Grade 3) - Specialist Year

Job type:

Part time

Job classification:

Not provided


Tracey Young - 0414 227 896
Carol Mioduchowski - 0407 044 231

Community Health Nurse (Grade 3) - Specialist Year