Clinical Coordinator District Nursing Services - Camperdown

Time for a lifestyle change? Join a workplace that’s friendly & welcoming!! Camperdown Victoria is located only a 45 minutes’ drive from Warrnambool or less than a 2 and a half hour drive along the Princes Highway from Melbourne. Camperdown is a historically significant town in South West Victoria which is not only home to over 3000 residents but also famous lakes and craters, clocktower, elm-lined boulevard, historic buildings and friendly local community. The Camperdown Campus hospital comprises of a total 63 beds (25 acute, 36 aged care and 2 bed urgent care centre), birthing suites/midwifery services, palliative care services, one operating theatre, radiology and pathology services and district nursing services. Also within Camperdown is the South West Healthcare’s Manifold Place Community Health, David Newman Day Centre and the Camperdown Mental Health Service.
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Department: South West Healthcare
Work Type: Ongoing - part time
Job Function: Medical and Nursing
Classification: As per award
Work Location: Warrnambool
Reference: VG/1769195-2
Closing Date: 10-Mar-2024
Salary Range: As per award
Job Duration: N/A
Attachments: Position Description Clinical Coordinator.pdf (PDF, 466KB)

Contact: Paul Crimmin NUM – District Nursing
(03) 5564 4170 or email

Position Details

About the role

South West Healthcare (SWH) is seeking a highly skilled and experienced Registered Nurse to coordinate district nursing care to people living in the Camperdown and surrounding areas with chronic and complex illnesses by preventing avoidable hospital admissions and reducing the frequency and duration of hospital admissions.

The positon will collaborate with services in the community – Acute, Aged Care and Specialist Care to reduce duplication and create effective health pathways for clients. 

  • This is a Permanent, Part Time position (64 hours per fortnight).

What you bring

You will be registered with AHPRA as a Registered Nurse with relevant post graduate qualifications and a minimum of 5 years' experience. Demonstrated high level clinical knowledge and skills in assessment, planning and implementation of services and an ability to communicate effectively with all stakeholders.

The successful applicant will demonstrate a strong commitment to maintaining professional confidentiality and remaining patient focused at all times.

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;
  • Ongoing clinical supervision;
  • 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

As an organisation SWH prides themselves on their values; Care, Respect, Excellence, Integrity and Leadership and their overall dedication to the local community.

SWH respects all individuals and promote equity and inclusion of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, people of all genders, sexual orientations, abilities, ages, racial, cultural and religious backgrounds and socio- economic status.

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.

North of the Great Ocean road, Camperdown lies within the "Lakes and Craters" region of the Corangamite Shire. The idyllic rural community boasts a thriving agricultural industry and considered the gateway to the 12 Apostles Gourmet Trail.  To learn about the vibrant town and region please visit:

How to apply

Submit your application by selecting the Apply button and include a cover letter and resume by Sunday  10 March 2024. Please ensure you address the selection criteria as outlined in the position description.

Employment Terms and Conditions will be in line with the Nurses and Midwives (Victorian Public Health Sector) (Single Interest Employers) Enterprise Agreement 2020-2024 or and the applicable classification Clinical Coordinator District Nursing.

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
  • National Disability Workers Screen Check

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