Continence Nurse Advisor (As per award)

Job posted: 21/07/2021
Applications close: 04/08/2021 (Midnight)
6 days remaining

6 days remaining

Job Description

Location: Gippsland | East Gippsland

Job type: Part time

Organisation: Bairnsdale Regional Health Service

Salary: Salary not specified

Occupation: Medical and Nursing

Reference: VG/BRHS/CSS/1552048

Reference: VG/BRHS/CSS/1552048

Occupation: Medical and Nursing

Salary Range: Salary not specified

Work location: Gippsland | East Gippsland

Join BRHS, East Gippsland’s largest healthcare provider and employer. Enjoy a rewarding work environment providing challenge, variety and a range of new opportunities.

STATUS: Fixed Term until 30/01/2022

HOURS: Part Time, 40.0 hours per fortnight

Applications are sought from skilled Registered Nurses with experience in continence management to gain a contract with our Community Health Nursing team in this leave coverage position. 

The Position:

In this role you will work within the regional Continence Advisory Service to deliver specialist continence nursing assessment to all client groups as well as providing education and support for staff and raising awareness about bladder and bowel management with the community.  

The Department:

The BRHS Continence Service provides up to date assessment skills and management strategies to a clientele with diverse needs, including NDIS and children with a disability. The service follows the Active Service Model principles endeavouring to meet the clients' expectations, encouraging client participation in their care and promoting independence.

What you need:

  • Experience in continence management including catheter management
  • A good knowledge of bladder and bowel dysfunction and good continence nursing assessment and evaluation skills
  • An ability to provide person centred care and goal setting within an Active Service Model of practice
  • Demonstrated ability to provide appropriate health education and promotion
  • Demonstrated ability to communicate effectively with a wide range of people in both a verbal, written and electronic manner
  • A minimum 5 years nursing experience with experience in community health nursing an advantage
  • Post Graduate qualifications in continence nursing or willing to undertake same


For more information contact: Carolyn Morgan, Community Nursing Team Leader on 03 5152 0232.

Why should you Apply?

  • Continue to grow your specialist nursing skills and progress your career
  • Be part of our dedicated and experienced Community Nursing team
  • Experience a rewarding and diverse role
  • Enjoy a Monday to Friday role

Applications by close of business: Wednesday 4th August 2021

Applications are to include a covering letter, resume and response to the key selection criteria as listed in the position description and be submitted by selecting “Apply Now” below.

Please read our application guidelines here

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Continence Nurse Advisor (As per award)

Job type:

Part time

Job classification:

As per award


Carolyn Morgan, Community Nursing Team Leader | 03 5152 0232

Continence Nurse Advisor (As per award)