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Palliative Care Nurse - 3B

Type: Full Time & Part Time, as negotiated
Closing Date: 17/03/2019
Employer: Bellarine Community Health
Location: Bellarine Peninsula


Bellarine Community Health is the major provider of primary care services on the Bellarine Peninsula. Operating from five sites, BCH provides a comprehensive range of health services including: allied health; community nursing; dental services; child health and development, Home Care Packages and GP services in Portarlington and Point Lonsdale. Following a recent review BCH is now seeking to recruit a Clinical Nurse Consultant for the Palliative Care team and two Palliative Care Nurses
Palliative Care Nurse – 3B Full time / Part time hours available

The Palliative Care Nurse is responsible for the provision of high quality, evidence-based clinical services to the clients of the palliative care service.

An attractive remuneration package will be negotiated with the successful applicants.

For full details of the roles see our website at or contact Jo Lowday on: 0400158155.

Applications close: 17 March, 2019

What We Offer

Values driven organisation
Great team environment
Attractive remuneration package available

Selection Criteria

• A Registered Nurse Division 1 holding current registration with Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency.
• Relevant post graduate qualification in Palliative Care and/ or Oncology.
• Demonstrated advanced skill in clinical decision making
• Highly developed level of nursing skill, palliative care assessment and care planning.
• Ability to work independently with flexible and proven innovative practice with an evidence - based approach to care.
• Proven ability to create and maintain a positive workplace culture
• Excellent organisation and time management skills
• Sound working knowledge of information technology
• Strong interpersonal, written and verbal communication and negotiation skills
• Demonstrated commitment to managing own ongoing professional development
Current Working With Children’s check
Current Police Check (within 12 months from date of application).
Current Victorian Drivers Licence
Immunisation Status:
If you are applying for a position in dental, nursing, sterilising or podiatry, you are required to have the following vaccinations: Hepatitis B, MMR, Pertussis and Varicella.
Influenza is recommended.

If you are applying for a position working with children, you are required to have the following vaccinations: MMR, Pertussis, Varicella. Influenza is recommended.

How To Apply

To make an application you will be required to submit: a Cover Letter incorporating a response to the Key Selection Criteria, your full CV and a completed HRS Application Form available on the HRS web site. Applications can be made online or sent by email to:

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