Registered Nurse - Ellery House Residential Care Unit (As per award)

Job posted: 14/05/2024
Applications close: 02/06/2024 (Midnight)
13 days remaining

13 days remaining

Job Description

Location: North West Region | Mount Alexander

Job type: Ongoing - full time or part time

Organisation: Dhelkaya Health

Salary: Salary not specified

Occupation: Nursing and Aged Care

Reference: VG/1794023

Reference: VG/1794023

Occupation: Nursing and Aged Care

Salary Range: Salary not specified

Work location: North West Region | Mount Alexander

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 – Ellery House Residential Care Unit

Classification: YP3 -YP9

Salary per hour:  $36.10 to $48.26 per hour + superannuation + generous salary packaging options

Employment Type: Ongoing full-time OR Ongoing part-time positions available

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


Role description

Dhelkaya Health are inviting applications from experienced Registered Nurses to join our team in Ellery House - Aged Care Unit.

This is a fantastic opportunity to be a productive member of the team while delivering person centered care to the residents.

You will require advanced interpersonal and communications skills and the ability to work effectively in a team environment. You should be able to demonstrate effective infection control practices and a commitment to quality improvement.

Knowledge of Montessori for dementia framework and ACFI is highly regarded.

About you

  • Bachelor of Nursing or equivalent
  • Comprehensive assessment, care planning, care delivery and evaluation skills
  • Sound level of communication skills
  • Commitment to collaborative practice and productive working relationships

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

Culture and Benefits

  • 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 Gunjan Sharma – Nurse Unit Manager on 03 5471 3652.     

Registered Nurse - Ellery House Residential Care Unit (As per award)

Job type:

Ongoing - full time or part time

Job classification:

As per award


Gunjan Sharma | 03 5471 3652

Registered Nurse - Ellery House Residential Care Unit (As per award)