Position Details
Reference Number 21736
Position Title Registered Nurse
Employment Type Permanent Part Time
Entity Retirement Communities
Location Calvary Cooinda Retirement Community
Award Classification CRC Calvary Nursing - Registered Nurse 1st year
CRC Calvary Nursing - Registered Nurse Thereafter
Hours 17.75
Job Advertisement

About the role

Our Registered Nurse's are responsible for providing clinical leadership to the facility staff ensuring compliance with legislative requirements to enable us to continue to deliver a high standard of care, services and most importantly a quality lifestyle for our residents. We are currently seeking a Registered Nurse to work a 5 day fortnight (including weekend shifts) to provide clinical support to the residents at Calvary Cooinda Retirement Community.

What you bring  

- Registered Nurse with current AHPRA registration
- Commitment to contemporary aged care practice
- Demonstrated knowledge and experience in assessment and care planning of the older person
- Proven ability to lead and work as part of a team
- Excellent oral and written communication skills
- Knowledge of the Aged Care Act 1997 and ACFI
- Demonstrated computer literacy
- Aged Care experience (desirable) 



This is an excellent opportunity to be a part of a leading mission based health care organisation. We offer paid parental leave, salary packaging, career progression, flexible working hours and training and skills development. Calvary is also proud to be recognised as a leader in gender equality.  Further details are available here: https://www.calvarycare.org.au/careers/benefits/

About Calvary

Calvary is a national Catholic provider of health, community and aged care services operating in six states and territories. Our services include public and private hospital care, acute and sub-acute care, home care services and retirement and aged care services, in both rural and metropolitan areas.  Calvary employs over 11,000 people and has over 1,500 volunteers.
Calvary continues the mission of the Sisters of the Little Company of Mary, a mission focused on caring for those who are sick, dying and in need.  We express our values of hospitality, healing, stewardship and respect through “being for others” exemplified by the Spirit of Calvary and the example of Venerable Mary Potter.

How to join the team

To join our diverse, compassionate and dedicated team for a rewarding Calvary career, please submit an online application.
Candidates must hold Australian or NZ Citizenship or the capacity to permanently work in Australia. Employment of a temporary visa holder may only occur if no suitable permanent resident or citizen of Australia has been identified for this position following suitable labour market testing.

As part of Calvary's application process and pre-employment checks, you may be required to participate in a health evaluation, which could include face to face assessment and drug and alcohol testing, as well as a National Criminal Record Check (on-going National Criminal Record Check renewals are conducted for Calvary employees) to ensure your suitability for the role.
Please note we are unable to accept emailed applications or resumes and phone calls from recruitment agencies.


Our values of Hospitality, Stewardship and Respect underpin all that we do. As an Equal Opportunity Employer we welcome and support applications by people from various life experiences, cultures and faiths and work together to provide options that empower and enrich our clients


Selection Criteria Desirable: Do you have experience in an aged care environment?
Essential: Do you have a current AHPRA Registration?
Contact Person Sharon Sheen
Contact Number 02 65721537
Contact Email crcrecruit@calvarycare.org.au
Closing Date 28/05/2019
Position Description & Supporting Documents
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