Registered Nurse

Job posted: 21/06/2024
Applications close: 30/09/2024 (Midnight)
77 days remaining

77 days remaining

Job Description

Location: North West Region | Mount Alexander

Job type: Other

Organisation: Dhelkaya Health

Salary: Salary not specified

Occupation: Nursing and Aged Care

Reference: VG/1802315

Reference: VG/1802315

Occupation: Nursing and Aged Care

Salary Range: Salary not specified

Work location: North West Region | Mount Alexander

Full Time, Part Time, Fixed term contracts available! Dhelkaya Health is a fresh approach to healthcare that is deeply human. Our name, 'Dhelkaya,' derived from Dja Dja Wurrung language, translates to 'being healthy’. It embodies our mission to foster health and wellbeing within our community. Our deep understanding of local knowledge and community needs allows us to address the unique challenges faced by our diverse population. Our history is rich, but our commitment to innovation and evidence-based care ensures that we're constantly evolving to meet the changing needs of our community. Dhelkaya Health’s main campuses are in Castlemaine and Maldon. We also run an Information Hub in central Castlemaine and the Tarrengower Health Service in Maldon. From these locations and across the community, we deliver personalised patient services, residential care, maternity services, NDIS, and community wellbeing services. We value diversity and our staff are encouraged to draw from their identity and culture in being part of a workforce that is respectful, welcoming and inclusive. Dhelkaya Health - Healthier Together.

Position Title: Registered Nurse


Classification: YP3 - YP9


Employment Type:  Ongoing full-time, Ongoing Part time and Fixed term contracts available!


Award: Nurses and Midwives (Victorian Public Health Sector) (Single Interest Employers) Enterprise Agreement 2020-2024


Role description

The Registered Nurse demonstrates competence in the provision of nursing care as specified by Nursing and Midwifery Board of Australia RN standards for practice, education preparation, relevant legislative standards and codes in the context of care. The RN is required to work within scope of practice as a productive member of an interdisciplinary team to provide person centred care. It is expected the RN will demonstrate a comprehensive level of assessment; care planning, practice and evaluation in the provision of care to clients and their significant others. The RN practices independently and interdependently assuming accountability and responsibility for their own actions.  Supervision and delegation provided by the RN takes into consideration the education and training of enrolled nurses and health care workers and the context of care.


About you


Come join the Dhelkaya Health team on an ongoing basis permanent full time, part time or fixed term!

A variety of specialties to choose from including, Residential Aged Care, Acute, Surgical, Medical, and Rehabilitation or Nurse Pool.


As a Registered Nurse team member, you will:

  • Be a great communicator and enjoy contributing to a multidisciplinary health care team to ensure the highest quality of care for the local community
  • Have current NMBA registration and Bachelor of Nursing or equivalent. If you have other relevant post graduate qualifications or experience, tell us more!
  • Be flexible to work across both Castlemaine and Maldon campuses
  • Available to work across a variety of days and shifts to support the nursing team across the organisation


Please refer to the relevant attached position description and address the key selection criteria on your cover letter when applying.

Culture and Benefits

Dhelkaya Health is located on Dja Dja Wurrung country in regional Victoria. Just a short drive from Bendigo and easily accessed via public transport, the area is brimming with culture that blends the old with the new. Steeped in rich history, the town boasts a vibrant arts scene, historic architecture and is part of the Bendigo Region UNESCO City of Gastronomy. 

Surrounded by scenic trails and a unique natural environment that includes historic goldfields, outdoor enthusiasts can immerse themselves in the beauty of the natural world. Combined with a wide range of sporting clubs and outdoor recreation opportunities, the community offers a rich, diverse culture to enjoy.

From community events celebrating local festivals to grassroots initiatives fostering inclusivity and diversity, this is a place where people come together. At Dhelkaya Health, you'll enjoy all this and a flexible work environment with access to career development pathways that suit your life goals. You'll also benefit from:

  • Stress-free parking: at no-cost close to your place of work. 
  • Salary packaging: to maximise your earnings with options to package meals, entertainment, rent/mortgage repayments, and more. 
  • Healthy and active lifestyle: through access to a free onsite gym and Fitness Passport membership for your family to use in a wide range of gyms, pools, and fitness facilities across the region
  • Health and wellbeing: through a supported work environment that prioritises work-life balance and a health and well-being program that includes an Employee Assistance Program.
  • Building meaningful connections: through the Dhelkaya Health Social Club and a variety of staff events and activities throughout the year held in a friendly, inclusive environment where everyone feels welcome.
  • Home share - If lack of housing is stopping you from applying for a job here, consider Home share. It may help you get started at Dhelkaya Health. See this link for obligation free information.



*All appointments are subject to a satisfactory police check, NDIS (if required) and compliance with Dhelkaya Health Vaccination Policy.


Our purpose and role at Dhelkaya Health is to be Healthier Together – we engage and empower individuals and community through the provision of empathetic inclusive and professional health services.  We want a workforce who share our passion and purpose and is as diverse as the communities we serve. We encourage applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, people from culturally and linguistically diverse backgrounds, people with a disability, and people of diverse genders and/or sexual orientations.


For further information about this position, please contact Julie Welsh on 9547 3090


Applications close 30th September 2024



Registered Nurse

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Julie Welsh | 9547 3090

Registered Nurse