Registered / Enrolled Nurses - Nursing and Midwifery Directorate

Located on the beautiful Great South Coast, South West Healthcare offers a comprehensive range of medical, surgical and psychiatric services. The organisation serves a catchment in excess of 110,000 and comprises of a total of 282 beds and an extensive range of primary and community services. Warrnambool boasts excellent sporting, education (pre-school to university), social and cultural facilities. The city’s award winning foreshore promenade is a 5.7km path that stretches from the breakwater along the coastline to the Hopkins River mouth.
Job Details
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Department: South West Healthcare
Work Type: Casual/Temporary
Job Function: Medical and Nursing
Classification: As per award
Work Location: Warrnambool
Reference: VG/1474366
Closing Date: 30-Aug-2020
Salary Range: As per award
Job Duration: N/A
Attachments: Position Description Registered Nurse - Grade 2 Yr 2 to 10 2019.pdf (PDF, 224KB)

Position Description - Enrolled Nurse Level 1-2 2019.pdf (PDF, 159KB)

Contact: Peter Logan

Position Details

South West Healthcare's Nursing and Midwifery Directorate is seeking experienced Registered Nurses, Enrolled Nurses and Registered Midwives to work across and within our diverse range of general and speciality departments. These include;

Medical, Surgical, Acute, Rehabilitation, Paediatric, Theatre, Midwifery, ICU, and Emergency.

What you bring

The successful applicants will be currently registered with AHPRA as a Registered Nurse with relevant post graduate experience and demonstrated high level clinical and problem solving skills together with the ability to communicate effectively at all levels. 

What we offer

You will enjoy benefits such as:

  • Excellent salary packaging options including meals & entertainment, novated leasing and additional superannuation contributions;
  • Internal and external professional development opportunities;
  • A range of internal development opportunities focusing on personal development such as resilience and mentoring workshops and comprehensive leadership programs;
  • Excellent terms and conditions of employment.

Who we are

SWH is the major specialist referral centre for the Barwon South West sub-region, and provides a comprehensive range of acute, sub-acute, specialist, community, mental health and aged services.

With a population of 34,000 and a catchment of 100,000 Warrnambool is the regional centre to Victoria's Great South Coast.

To learn about the vibrant town and region please visit:

How to apply

A position description and further details can be found at our website under Careers.

For specific enquiries regarding the role, please contact Erin Southwell (Assistant Director of Nursing) on email or Peter Logan (Deputy Director of Nursing) on (03) 5563 1436 or email

Employment Terms and Conditions will be in line with theNurses and Midwives (Victorian Public Sector) (Single Interest Employers) Enterprise Agreement 2016-2020, with the appropriate classification Registered Nurse Grade 2.

The successful applicant will be required to be eligible for and undergo the following:

  • Police Record Check
  • Employee Working with Children's Check
  • Current Immunisation status

Applications are to be submitted online via our website only under Careers and need to include: an application letter, full personal particulars, qualifications and experience; together with the names of two (2) referees by Sunday 30 August 2020.

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