Position Details

Reference Number 16738
Position Title Registered Nurse- Hunter Region
Employment Type Casual
Entity Community Care
Location Hunter Service Centre
Award Classification CHCS - Nursing EA 2014 - CCC - Casual RN Lvl 2 Year 2
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About the role

As the Registered Nurse (RN) you will play a critical role in assessing and providing nursing services to clients with acute and chronic clinical needs of all ages and cultural groups, including individuals, families and communities.


The role will see you promoting and maintaining health and prevention of illness for individuals with physical or mental illness, disabilities and/or rehabilitation needs, as well as alleviation of pain and suffering at the end stage of life. The RN will assess, plan, implement and evaluate nursing care in collaboration with individuals and our multidisciplinary health care team to achieve the goals and health outcomes for all our clients.


What you bring  

  • Current RN certification and registration with APHRA
  • A current valid Driver’s Licence, reliable, insured and registered vehicle and first aid certificate
  • Flexible availability
  • Strong time management, organisational  and communication (written and verbal) skills
  • Passionate about making a difference in the lives of our clients
  • A desire to join a team committed to the care of others in a mission based organisation

Previous Community Nursing experience is 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. To find out more about the benefits of working at Calvary, please visit - 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 communicating the inestimable dignity and value of each person.  We express our values of hospitality, healing, stewardship and respect through “being for others” exemplified by the Calvary Spirit and the example of Venerable Mary Potter.


This role presents an opportunity to join the Community Care arm of Calvary. We are a progressive and friendly company that has been providing a range of flexible services to support people to live independently in their own homes and the community for over 25 years


How to join the team

To join our diverse, compassionate and dedicated team for a rewarding Calvary career, please submit an online application.


As part of the application process, you may be required to participate in a health evaluation, which could include face to face assessment, psychometric and drug and alcohol testing, 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 Essential: Have you resided overseas for 12 months or more in the last 10 years since turning 16? If you select yes you will be required to contact the relevant overseas police force to obtain a criminal or police record check.
Essential: Are you aware of any pre-existing injury or disease that may be affected by the work? Note: Under Section 82 (7&8) of the Accident Compensation Act 1985 failure to disclose information regarding pre-existing injuries or diseases may result in the employee not being entitled to Workers Compensation
Desirable: Please indicate your current availability? Days / Hours
Essential: Do you have a current drivers licence?
Essential: Do you have a current AHPRA Registration?
Contact Person Jo Edwards
Contact Number 02 4968 7060
Contact Email ccc.recruitment@calvarycare.org.au
Closing Date 25/02/2018
Position Description & Supporting Documents
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