Position Details


Reference Number 155401
Position Title Registered Nurse (Grade 2) - Aged Care
Employment Status Temporary Part Time
Program Aged Care
Location McKellar Centre
Salary $0.00
Hours Per Fortnight 40
Position Summary
  • Gain satisfaction from the positive difference that our care makes to members of our community.
  • Enjoy a role that maximises your potential
  • Ongoing training and professional development in a supported work environment

About the facility

The McKellar Centre offers a range of aged care and rehabilitation services that enable people to make a dynamic recovery. It is situated on a vibrant community asset with parkland surrounds and incorporates state-of-the-art equipment. Adzen is a high level secure unit with 45 beds at McKellar Centre that provides residential care for older people suffering from Dementia and is conveniently located in North Geelong.

About the role

We require a competent Registered Nurse Division 1 who is interested in working part time, evening with the option to work more shifts if available. This position is a tempory contract. The roster includes weekend work. You will be expected to step into the ANUM role for some of these shifts.

You will have well developed communication skills and an interest in aged care nursing. You will have the ability to plan, organise and coordinate your own daily work as well as work as part of team. Your time management skills will be well developed and you will be able to cope with changing circumstances within your team environment.

About the culture

We are a fun, passionate, supportive, energetic, driven team who work very well together. We promote professional development in the workplace and as a team are focused on quality patient centred care. No day is the same; we are a team that embrace's change and are always looking for innovative ideas to improve our team and the organisation.

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 celebrate and harness diversity, and consider it a competitive advantage. We encourage applications from all diverse backgrounds and Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders are encouraged to apply. Our organisation promotes the safety, wellbeing and inclusion of all our consumers including children and appropriate rigorous reference and background checks will be undertaken.

Recruitment agencies should note that Barwon Health does not accept agency resumes. Barwon Health is not responsible for any fees related to any unsolicited resumes submitted by Recruitment Agencies. 

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: Do you have experience working in Aged care and in particular with people with Dementia?
Essential: Are you able to work evening and weekend shifts?
Essential: Do you have experience working as an ANUM, in charge of a unit? This position will require you to work in charge for some of the shifts.
Contact Person Irene Smigowski 
Contact Person Job Title Associate Nurse Unit manager 
Contact Number (03) 4215 5251 
Alternate Contact Person Christine Lunardelli  
Alternate Contact Number (03) 4215 5243 
Closing Date 20/08/2018
Position Description
File name 
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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.