Position Details


Reference Number 172487
Position Title Endorsed Enrolled Nurse
Employment Status Permanent Part Time
Program Aged Care
Location McKellar Centre
Salary $0.00
Hours Per Fortnight 80
Position Summary
  • Be part of a team who are focused on providing the highest quality patient-centred care.
  • Enjoy a role that will be varied, challenging and rewarding.
  • Apply now for a fantastic professional development opportunity.

About the facility 

Barwon health is the major regional health provider for the Barwon South West region. It is one of Victoria’s largest regional health service with one of the busiest hospitals in the state, University Hospital. We serve over 500,000 people through the efforts of over 8,000 staff and more than 1200 volunteers. We provide care at all stages or life and circumstance through a wide range of services from emergency and acute to mental health, primary care, community services, aged care, and subacute/rehabilitation. Care is provided to the community through over 28 key locations throughout the region.

Blakiston Lodge Adzen is a 45-bed high-care memory support unit. Residents living in the unit have a diagnosis of dementia and can have challenging behaviours. 

About the role 

We have a number of positions available for annual leave relief. If you would like to work in a supportive environment within a great team, this position could be what you are looking for. Enrolled Nurses working in Adzen provide holistic and kind care to vulnerable residents ensuring that all of their needs are met and high quality care provided. Experience working with residents living with dementia is preferred but not essential. 

About the culture

You will have the opportunity to be part of a highly skilled, professional, friendly and dedicated workforce who take pride in providing high quality service. You will have support and guidance from fellow team members and management who exhibit our Barwon Health values, respect, compassion, commitment, accountability and innovation. We are all dedicated to supporting the organisation in achieving our vision of - By 2050 everyone in our community enjoys the best health and wellbeing in Victoria. 

Barwon Health staff benefits

  • Flexible working arrangements
  • Professional development
  • Access to employee wellness facility
  • Salary packaging
  • Social club

Diversity and Inclusion

At Barwon Health we are committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce where we value each person’s uniqueness. We embrace diverse life experiences and the perspectives of our people, whilst providing high-quality health care to all members of our community, regardless of age, gender, ethnicity, religion, cultural background, disability, or sexual orientation.

At Barwon Health we are committed to providing positive employment opportunities for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people and welcome employment applications from candidates of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander background.

We at Barwon Health strongly encourage people with disability and diverse backgrounds to apply for our roles.

If we can assist you with any reasonable adjustments in order to submit your application for this role, please contact the Talent Acquisition team via email at talent.acquisition@barwonhealth.org.au noting your preferred method of communication and contact details and a member of the team will be in touch.

We Barwon Health are proud to be Totally Smoke Free.

This role must be fully vaccinated for Covid -19 and meet the requirements of the Barwon health immunisation policy.

Selection Criteria Essential: Can you please list Barwon Health's values?
Essential: Can you please choose one of Barwon Health's values and describe a situation in the workplace where you have displayed this value?
Essential: Currently Registered as an Enrolled Nurse with Nursing & Midwifery Board of Australia (ANMC).
Essential: Completed two NMBA approved units of study for medicine administration.
Essential: Able to undertake shift work as required.
Essential: A demonstrated high level of motivation and willingness to learn.
Essential: Ability to work collaboratively within a team environment.
Essential: I agree to meet Barwon Health’s immunisation requirements (including full COVID vaccination) as set out in Barwon Health’s Staff Immunisation Policy as amended from time to time. I acknowledge that meeting this ongoing requirement is mandatory and a condition of any employment subsequently offered.
Contact Person Lisa Wykes 
Contact Person Job Title Nurse Unit Manager 
Contact Number (03) 4215 5249 
Closing Date 28/12/2021
Position Description
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Please note that this position will close at 11:45pm on closing date. Please ensure your application is added before then as we do not accept late applications.