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Registered Nurse

  • Make a difference to the lives of our clients

  • Permanent part time position

  • Geelong and Ballarat Region

  • Generous salary packaging options

mecwacare has provided care to the Victorian community for over 58 years, offering residential aged care, home care packages, respite care, in-home support, community housing, community programs, disability and nursing services. We provide optimal choice for people of all ages, irrespective of financial, religious, cultural or lifestyle background. We care for more than 12,000 people each week across greater Melbourne and regional Victoria through a highly-integrated service network operated by more than 1,600 employees and 350 volunteers.

Mecwacare’s Home Nursing and Care Services is seeking to employ a part time registered nurse to provide home based nursing in order to reduce hospital stays and improve long-term patient health. Our clients range from children to the elderly. The successful applicants will provide holistic and evidence based nursing to a variety of clients of all ages for post-acute care (PAC) or hospital in the home (HITH) patients. Services to be provided could include wound care, IDC or stoma care, personal care, medication administration and supervision, blood glucose monitoring and application of compression stockings.

To apply for this role it is essential that you possess the following:

  • Sound clinical and assessment skills;

  • Initiative and strong decision making skills;

  • Effective time management and problem solving abilities;

  • Current registration with AHPRA;

  • Current driver’s license and registered vehicle

The following skills and experiences are desirable but not essential:

  • Experience in community based care;

  • Current WCC Card and interest in working with children with complex needs.

mecwacare actively encourages and supports continuous improvement, innovation and safe service delivery. If you are looking for flexible working hours, are driven to provide high quality care and wish to benefit from our generous salary packaging options, please contact us. All successful applicants will need to have and/or undergo a successful Police Check.

Please email your application outlining your skills and experience to humanresources@mecwacare.org.au

For all enquiries please contact Chantelle Keven, Service Manager, South West Region, on 03 5333 0900.

Date Posted
Health, Medical & Pharmaceutical
Ballarat, VIC 3353
Job Type
Part Time, Temporary/Contract
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