Registered Nurse - Home Based Nursing - Level 1 (As per advertisement)

Job posted: 26/07/2022
Applications close: 14/08/2022 (Midnight)
2 days remaining

2 days remaining

Job Description

Location: Gippsland | Bairnsdale

Job type: Part time

Organisation: Bairnsdale Regional Health Service

Salary: Salary not specified

Occupation: Medical and Nursing

Reference: VG/BRHS/CSS/1648790

Reference: VG/BRHS/CSS/1648790

Occupation: Medical and Nursing

Salary Range: Salary not specified

Work location: Gippsland | Bairnsdale

Based in a beautiful part of Victoria, working for BRHS will enable you to pursue your profession and have a fantastic work/life balance. You will experience a relaxed lifestyle in a clean, green and beautiful area with significant natural and ecological advantages. With the Gippsland lakes and beaches, national parks and snowfields on your doorstep, this will be the best move you ever made!

STATUS:             Fixed Term Parental Leave Replacement role

HOURS:              32.0 hours per fortnight

GRADE:              District Nurse - Level 1

DEPARTMENT:   Home Based Nursing Services

A fixed term opportunity has arisen within our Home Based Nursing Services department for a skilled Registered Nurse to join the team in a Level One role.  This role provides an exciting opportunity for a talented nurse to grow and consolidate their skills and knowledge in community nursing.  It is envisaged that this position will commence the week starting Monday 31st October 2022.

In this role you will deliver quality nursing care to a broad range of clients across a range of funding streams including Commonwealth Home Support Program (CHSP) nursing services, wound care, and palliative care.  You will perform comprehensive assessments, care planning and care coordination and providing appropriate BRHS and Community services referrals.  Applicants for this position must be available to undertake weekend, afternoon shifts and on call duties as required. 

If you have exceptional interpersonal skills, a compassionate approach and are keen to progress a career in community nursing, submit your application now.

The ideal applicant will demonstrate:

  • Completion of Graduate Nursing year plus a minimum of 3 years' nursing experience
  • Ability to undertake patient assessments and develop goal-based, person-centred care plans.
  • Demonstrated competency in clinical skills and be up to date in mandatory competencies.
  • Knowledge in key community nursing care practices including wound care and diabetes management.
  • Demonstrated ability to communicate effectively with a wide range of individuals, including co-workers, clients/patients and other health professionals

Please refer to the position description for other key selection criteria requirements.

The successful applicant will enjoy:

  • A competitive remuneration package 
  • Access to an extensive range of salary packaging options 
  • Health and Wellbeing program including access to the Employee Assistance program, gym membership at corporate rates and a variety of wellbeing activities
  • Professional and supportive work environment
  • Strong emphasis on personal learning and development
  • Organisational focus on quality improvement

For more information on the position, please contact:

Ray Dale, Nurse Unit Manager, Home Based Nursing Service on 03 5150 3249

Applications by close of business: Sunday 14th August 2022

Applications are to be submitted by selecting “Apply Now” below and are to include:

  • Cover letter
  • Resume (including two recent referees)
  • Response to the full key selection criteria (as listed in the attached position description)

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In accordance with recent Victorian Public Health directions, all employees working in the Public Health system are required to be vaccinated against COVID-19.  Successful applicants will be required to provide evidence of full COVID19 vaccination prior to commencement.

Registered Nurse - Home Based Nursing - Level 1 (As per advertisement)

Job type:

Part time

Job classification:

As per advertisement


Ray Dale, Nurse Unit Manager, Home Based Nursing | 03 5150 3249

Registered Nurse - Home Based Nursing - Level 1 (As per advertisement)