Position Details

Reference Number 158424
Position Title Registered Nurse - Residential Aged Care
Employment Status Permanent Part Time
Program Aged Care
Location Alan David Lodge
Salary $0.00
Hours Per Fortnight 40
Position Summary
  • Join a team where people feel respected, valued and appreciated so you can be in the best position to care
  • A great opportunity to work in a dynamic and challenging environment at Alan David Lodge
  • Enhance your career at Victoria’s leading regional health care service

About the facility

Barwon Health offers Residential Aged Care and Transition Care Services at Alan David Lodge in Grovedale where we offer focused profession development with dedicated nursing educators, set within state-of-the-art facilities. Alan David Lodge is a 108 bed lodge, providing Residential Aged Care, Transitional Care and Respite Care located just minutes away from the vibrant and picturesque Victorian Coastline.

About the role

Are you a Registered Nurse with energy and adaptability looking to join a friendly team? Do you have a passion for aged care nursing and are dedicated to resident focused care?  Have you developed communication and leadership skills waiting to be utilised? 

Barwon Health’s Alan David Lodge have an opportunity not to be missed.  You will be responsible for the provision of resident focused holistic nursing care in order to achieve desired health outcomes and well-being. 

This role is a permanent part time 40 hours per fortnight with the possibility of picking up additional hours.  At Alan David Lodge, we offer focused professional development with dedicated nursing educators, set within state-of-the-art facilities.

Your role will be within this dynamic and challenging unit where teamwork is paramount. You must have highly developed interpersonal skills as well as sound communication skills both verbal and written.  Previous aged care experience is desirable.

Barwon Health staff benefits

  • Flexible working arrangements
  • Professional development
  • Access to employee wellness facility
  • Salary packaging
  • Social club
  • Centrally located at University Hospital, only minutes from the vibrant waterfront
  • Our Commitment to Child Safety
  • Be our future Barwon Health Strategic Plan
  • Aboriginal Employment Plan
  • At Barwon Health we harness a diverse and inclusive workforce where we value each person’s uniqueness. We will 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.
  • Our organisation promotes the safety, well being and inclusion of our staff and consumers including children, and have appropriate recruitment resources in place to ensure background checks and reference checks are completed.
  • At Barwon Health we are committed to providing positive employment opportunities and outcomes for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people and welcome employment applications from candidates of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander background.
  • We Barwon Health is proud to be Totally Smoke Free.
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?
Desirable: Experience in Aged Care
Desirable: Knowledge of Aged Care Standards and Accreditation
Desirable: Flexibility to work Day, Afternoon and weekend shifts
Desirable: Degree level qualification with a recognised educational institution in Nursing
Essential: Registration with AHPRA
Contact Person Isobel House 
Contact Person Job Title Nursing Unit Manager 
Contact Number (03) 4215 6505 
Alternate Contact Person Irene Sady  
Alternate Contact Number (03) 4215 6503 
Closing Date 18/02/2019
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.