Community Nurse (Level 1 / Level 2)
Broaden Your Horizons
Line up your life and career with us at Barwon Health in Victoria, Australia
Be part of a team who are focused on providing the highest quality patient-centred care
Enjoy arole 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 Victorias largest regional health services 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.
Community Nursing provides a wide range of service provision for multiple client cohorts including Hospital in the Home, Post-Acute Care, Palliative care, Commonwealth Home Support Program and Home and Community Care Program for Younger Persons and delivers multi-disciplinary care to clients with complex health needs.
About the role
This is a unique opportunity to join a supportive and innovative Community Nursing service in a role that offers autonomy, variety and professional development.
As the Community Nurse, you will have relevant current/recent community or acute nursing skills. Experience is essential to ensure comprehensive client assessments, care planning and delivery of consumer-centred care can be successfully implemented by the successful candidate.
The advertised hours are for 6 permanent part-time positions and consist of day, evening, after-hours on-call and weekend shifts across the community nursing program.
56hrs per fortnight
36hrs per fortnight
52hrs per fortnight X2
48hrs per fortnight
32hrs per fortnight
About the culture
Become a part of a team who enjoys an interesting, challenging and meaningful work/life balance. Continue to grow and develop your talents and capabilities with Barwon Healths commitment to professional development. 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
Access to employee wellness facility/program
Relocation and sponsorship support options
Doorstep to the Great Ocean Road, Bellarine Peninsula and the Surf Coast
To find out more aboutthe Geelong region, visit ourMoving to the Regionpage on the Barwon Health website.
Diversity and Inclusion
At Barwon Health we are committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce where we value each persons 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 ****** noting your preferred method of communication and contact details and a member of the team will be in touch.
We at Barwon Health are proud to be Totally Smoke Free.
Applicants for this role must be fully vaccinated for COVID-19 and Influenza and meet the requirements of the Barwon Health Immunisation Policy.