Position Details
Reference Number 22877
Position Title Registered Nurse (Grade 2)
Employment Type Part time - permanent
Division Healthy Communities and Continuing Care
Location Bendigo - Main campuses
EBA Classification/Range
EBA:  Nurses and Midwives (Victorian Public Health Sector) (Single Interest Employers) Enterprise Agreement 2016 - 2020
Classification:  YP3

EBA:  Nurses and Midwives (Victorian Public Health Sector) (Single Interest Employers) Enterprise Agreement 2016 - 2020
Classification:  YP9

Hours per fortnight 96
Position Summary


Bendigo Health is a leader in regional health care, combining outstanding services with a strong education, training and personal development culture. Our organisation vision is "Healthy communities and world class healthcare".

Due to retirements and promotion of staff the integrated palliative care Service is looking for a dynamic and motivated division 1 registered nurse within the hospice and evaluation unit team. The service comprises of Hospice and Evaluation Unit, community palliative care service and the Loddon Mallee regional palliative care consultancy service.

The registered nurse provides excellent care, symptom management and education of patients within the hospice and evaluation setting. There is an expectation that the successful candidate will work across the integrated palliative care service.

The organisation services the Loddon Mallee region, which covers about 26 per cent of Victoria and a population around 307,000. We provide health care across the entire lifespan from pre-natal and newborn babies to the aged, their families and carers.


The Healthy Communities and Continuing Care Division provide a wide range of services to patients/clients and their families across the Loddon Mallee Region.

Our services include:

  • Rehabilitation & Geriatric Medicine
  • Palliative Care
  • Residential Care
  • Specialist Clinics
  • Outpatient Rehabilitation Service
  • Hospital in the Home/Medihotel
  • Community Programs
  • Community Dental Services
  • Health Promotion
  • Pastoral Care
  • Volunteer Services
  • Aboriginal Hospital Liaison
  • Diversity
  • Community Participation
  • Allied Health

Bendigo Health, employs around 3400 people, is the largest employer in the region and boasts many great staff benefits that include:


  • Flexible working arrangements
  • Salary Packaging (meals and entertainment and accommodation)
  • Staff health and wellbeing program
  • Employee assistance program
  • Free immunisations
  • Social club
  • Smoke free environment



For further information on the role please refer to the position description. Applications are to be submitted online

Selection Criteria
01.Current registration as a Registered Nurse with AHPRA (Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency).

02.Demonstrated high level organizational skills and experience collaborating and communicating with individuals, their caregivers and family members and other members of the health care team to promote multidisciplinary care and optimal palliative care outcomes.

03.Ability to work as part of a team as well as independently in an environment of change.

04.Post-graduate qualification in palliative care or related field, and/ or willingness to work towards same.

05.knowledge of the national standards with demonstrated achievement in and commitment to continuous quality improvement.
Contact Person Melinda Linguey
Contact Number (03) 5454 8355
Alternate Contact Person Alison Smith
Alternate Contact Number (03) 5454 8930
Closing Date 09/01/2018
Position Description
HCCC Registered Nurse HEU 2015.docx Open
Please note that this position will close at 11:45pm on the closing date.
Please ensure your application is added before this time as we do not accept late applications.