Registered Nurse - Home Based Nursing

Join BRHS as a Home-Based Registered Nurse, where compassion meets care in the comfort of home!
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Department: Bairnsdale Regional Health Service
Work Type: Fixed term - part time
Job Function: Medical and Nursing
Classification: As per advertisement
Work Location: Bairnsdale - Outer Gippsland area
Reference: VG/BRHS/COMWEL/1798494
Closing Date: 23-Jun-2024
Salary Range: As per advertisement
Job Duration: N/A
Attachments: Position Description- Registered Nurse Home Based Nursing - Level 2 - June 2024.pdf (PDF, 250KB)

Contact: Carolyn Nelson, Home Based Nursing Unit Manager
03 5150 3612

Position Details

Contract: Part-Time, Fixed-Term, 56 hours per fortnight.

A fixed-term contract opportunity has arisen for a talented and passionate Registered Nurse to join our Home-Based Nursing department. This Level 2 position promises an enriching experience, offering professionals the chance to deepen their expertise in community nursing while embracing a supportive team ethos grounded in our BRHS values. If you possess exceptional nursing talents and an empathetic approach, submit your application today.

The position:

In this role you will deliver quality nursing care to a broad range of clients across a variety of funding streams including Commonwealth Home Support Program (CHSP) nursing services, wound care, and palliative care. You will perform comprehensive assessments, care planning and care coordination and providing appropriate BRHS and Community service referrals. A key requirement of this position is to be available to undertake a variety of shifts across 7 days of the week, as well as availability to participate in an after-hours on call roster.

If you have exceptional nursing skills, a compassionate approach and are keen to progress your career in community nursing, submit your application now!

Why should you apply?

  • Establish rewarding community connections in your professional and home life
  • Be challenged and engaged in a Grade 2 Level 2 position
  • Inspire, innovate and drive care for our local community
  • Grow your experience in a progressive and multifaceted organisation

Please view the full key selection criteria in the position description

Key criteria requirements:

  • Completion of graduate nursing year plus a minimum 3 years acute nursing experience AND at least one years' experience in District Nursing (or comparable Community Nursing or Emergency experience)
  • Current AHPRA registration as Registered Nurse
  • Demonstrated ability to undertake patient assessments and develop a goal-based, person-centred care plan.
  • Experience in Palliative Care Nursing and relevant qualifications an advantage
  • Postgraduate qualification in Palliative Care, Wound Care or High Acuity Care or commitment to work towards.


For more information contact: Carolyn Nelson, Nurse Unit Manager, Home Based Nursing on 03 5150 3612

Applications close: Sunday 23rd June 2024.

Applications are to be submitted by selecting “Apply Now” and are to include:

  • Cover letter
  • Resume (including two recent referees)
  • Response to the full key selection criteria (as listed in the attached position description)

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