Casual Bank - Nursing & Midwifery

This is a fantastic opportunity for interested Registered Nurses, Registered Midwives or Enrolled Nurses to join the team at MDHS, with the opportunity to work in all areas of health!
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Department: Maryborough District Health Service
Work Type: Casual/Temporary
Job Function: Medical and Nursing
Classification: As per award
Work Location: North West - Central Goldfields
Reference: VG/19001
Closing Date: 31-Dec-2019
Salary Range: As per award
Job Duration: N/A
Attachments: Registered Nurse Grade 2 June 2018.pdf (PDF, 281KB)
Job Specification

Registered Nurse Midwife June 2018.pdf (PDF, 286KB)
Job Specification

Personal Care Worker June 2018.pdf (PDF, 273KB)
Job Specification

Contact: People & Culture Department
5461 0303

Position Details

MDHS services the Central Goldfields and Pyrenees Shire with campuses in Avoca, Dunolly and Maryborough. The strong clinical and social links between the three campuses ensure that the community is cared for by qualified staff who are committed to high standards of person-centred care. MDHS is one of the largest employers in the region, providing the perfect setting to become part of our team and community.

Nursing Opportunities

Enrolled Nurse / Registered Nurse / Midwife - Casual

Maryborough District Health Service offers a comprehensive range of services to our community and as a result has a diverse range of opportunities available for nurses.  Whatever stage of your career, we can assist you in finding the right opportunity for you to be able enjoy your nursing role in a supportive environment with a demonstrated commitment to professional development.

Currently we are seeking applications from Registered and Enrolled Nurses for our casual bank which also provides the opportunity to undertake fixed term contracts to cover planned leave. These opportunities are in a range of clinical areas including:

  • Embrace and promote the values of MDHS – Genuine, Respect, Excellence, Accountability & Togetherness
  • Acute ward including dialysis, oncology and maternity;
  • Urgent Care Centre;
  • Theatre;
  • Aged Care at Maryborough, Avoca and Dunolly
  • Knowledge of the Montesorri Model of Care
  • Basic Life Support Certificate



Enrolled Nursing Level 2 (Medication Endorsed)


KSC1 - Demonstration of an NMBA approved qualification in administration of medicines with an Administration of Medication Scope of up to four/five routes (as applicable)

KSC2 - Demonstrates people and communication skills including relationship building, co-operation, conflict resolution, influencing others and facilitating open discussions

KSC3 - Demonstrates person-centred focus, adaptability, respecting diversity, innovative thinking, application of evidence into practice and self-management

KSC4 - Demonstrates awareness of own values and beliefs surrounding healthcare with an ability to identify and respect an alternative view

KSC5 - Awareness of limitations in own knowledge and seek appropriate education and training as required

KSC6 - EN who demonstrates commitment to professional development, maintaining a record of Continuing Professional Development (CPD) as per the Australian Health Practitioners Regulation Authority (AHPRA) requirements

KSC7 - Demonstrated evidence of commitment to ongoing education and professional development to   ensure working within current scope of practice.

Registered Nurse

KSC1 - Sound understanding of the role and responsibilities of a Registered Nurse

KSC2 - Demonstrated organisational skills particularly with respect to time management.

KSC3 - Demonstrated ability to contribute and practise collaboratively as part of a multi-disciplinary team.

KSC4 - Demonstrated ability to communicate effectively with patients, visitors and staff at all levels within the organisation.

KSC5 - Have well developed interpersonal skills.

KSC6 - Demonstrated written and computer skills at the level required to fulfil the role.

KSC7 - Demonstrated knowledge of and involvement in evidence-based practice and research activities.

KSC8 - Demonstrated evidence of commitment to ongoing education and professional development to ensure working within current scope of practice.


For further information, please contact People & Culture on 03 5461 0303.

Applications for this position close on Sunday 31st December 2019.

Applications are to include a covering letter, resume and written response to the key selection criteria, and be submitted by selecting the "Apply Now" button below.

MDHS is an equal opportunity employer. Appointments are subject to a satisfactory National Police Check.

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