Register Nurse - Naroo Hostel - Part Time

Applications closing on 06 August 2021, 04:00 PM

If you have a passion for working with the Aged and people living with Dementia and Disabilities, have a kind and caring nature and believe in resident dignity and respect and have an ability to connect and interact demonstrating empathy, understanding and patience, we want to hear from you!

The position is responsible for completing assessments and maintaining care plans, along with taking an active role in getting to know our residents and their families.

The successful applicant will need to hold a nursing degree, have nursing experience and display a commitment to providing high quality person centred care to the residents at Naroo Hostel.

This is a permanent part time position for 42 hours per fortnight.

There is flexibility with this appointment and provisions for a full-time position for the right applicant.

The position is classified as Grade 5 with a salary range of $27.53 to $38.37 per hour dependent on years of service.

Conditions of employment are in accordance with the Local Government, Aged, Disability and Home Care (State) Award.

Gwydir Shire Council is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer and appoints on the basis of merit. Merit is determined by assessing the applicant’s abilities, qualifications, experience, work performance and personal qualities relative to the requirements of the position.

Position information can be obtained from Council’s website  or by phoning Sharon Baker, Naroo and Aged Care Services Manager on (02) 6729 3051 or 0437 134 501. 

Applications, addressing the selection criteria, are to be marked confidential and addressed to the General Manager and emailed to

Applications must be received by 4.00pm Friday 6th August, 2021.