Palliative Care Nurse- Casual

Job posted: 14/05/2021
Applications close: No closing date

No closing date

Job Description

Location: Western Region | Horsham

Job type: Not provided

Organisation: Wimmera Health Care Group

Salary: Salary not specified

Occupation: Nursing

Reference: 3696

Reference: 3696

Occupation: Nursing

Salary Range: Salary not specified

Work location: Western Region | Horsham

Palliative Care Nurse

Wimmera Cancer Centre

RN Grade 3B

We are seeking Registered Nurses to join our dedicated Palliative Care team. This casual position is available immediately to assist in covering leave, and providing great nursing care to our community palliative care patients. The successful applicant will advocate and provide education to our patients and their families.

Key Selection Criteria include:


  • Registered Nurse with Australian Health Professionals Registration Authority (AHPRA)

  • High level Nursing experience

  • Demonstrated and ongoing commitment to professional development

  • Well-developed communication and interpersonal skills

  • Demonstrated ability to work effectively, both independently and as part of a multi-disciplinary health team

  • Current Victorian Drivers licence



  • Palliative Care nursing experience

  • Post Graduate qualifications in Palliative Care or working towards

Attractive benefits offered by the organisation include:

  • Salary packaging,

  • Professional development and education programs,

  • Employee Assistance Program,

  • Comprehensive orientation program.

  • Accrued Day Off (full time employees only)

  • Flexible rostering

  • Opportunities for career progression

  • Free parking

This is a great opportunity to work in a diverse clinical environment and join a reputable rural health service dedicated to the provision of quality patient centred care and to meet the needs of the community.

For more information about this position view the Position Description and/or contact the person indicated below. Further information on Wimmera Health Care Group can be found on our website www.whcg.org.au or Facebook page.

Applications must be submitted online via e-recruit by the Closing Date.

Wimmera Health Care Group (WHCG) is committed to equal employment opportunity and promotes the safety, wellbeing and inclusion of all children, including those with a disability.

WHCG encourages applications from people from culturally and / or linguistically diverse backgrounds including Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

We aim to provide a safe environment for our staff, patients, residents and clients which includes supporting and responding to disclosures of family violence issues.

Pre-employment checks: All applicants must be willing to undertake a national police check and Victorian Employee Working with Children check prior to commencement of employment.

Palliative Care Nurse- Casual

Job type:

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Carmel O'Kane - (03) 5381 9087
Maire Coffey - (03) 5381 9363

Palliative Care Nurse- Casual