Position Details


Reference Number 171917
Position Title Community Nurse
Internal Only This position is open to employees of Barwon Health only
Employment Status Permanent Part Time
Program Community Health & Rehab Operating
Location Belmont CHC
Salary $0.00
Hours Per Fortnight 60
Position Summary
  • Join a supportive and innovative Community Nursing service in a role that offers autonomy, variety and professional development.
  • Work across multiple areas of the community in this rewarding role
  • Permanent Part time 60 hours per fortnight day/afternoon shifts, weekend work and after-hours on-call nursing.

About the role

A unique opportunity for a skilled Registered Nurse to join a supportive and innovative Community Nursing service in a role that offers autonomy, variety and professional development. In this role you will be responsible for the provision of patient focused holistic nursing care to those assigned to you in order to achieve desired clinical outcomes. You will have highly developed interpersonal skills as well as sound communication skills both verbal and written.The successful applicant will need to have current/recent acute or community health experience. Experience & knowledge in the areas of wound care, palliative care, community health care principles (Active Service Model & Social Model of Health) and continence management is desirable. The advertised position is a permanent part time position (60hrs fortnight) and involves day/afternoon shifts, weekend work and after-hours on-call nursing.

About the culture

Our team have great job satisfaction from delivering quality customer service to our community. We promote positive respectful relationships and strong working partnerships in the workplace and in the community. As a team we are focussed on providing the highest quality patient centred care.

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?
Contact Person Michael Buckingham 
Contact Person Job Title Community Nursing Coordinator 
Contact Number 0434 189 336 
Contact Email mbucki@barwonhealth.org.au 
Closing Date 20/10/2021
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.