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Reference Number 37148
Position Title Clinical Nurse – Community
Employment Type Permanent Part Time
Entity South Coast
Location Southport Community Care
Enterprise agreement Nursing Employees - Registered Nurse Level 2
Roles Available 1
Hours per fortnight 48
Position Summary
  • Permanent Part Time 
  • Great Southport Community
  • $41.45 - $43.32 per hour + 9.5% Super + Not for Profit Salary Packaging + Penalties & Allowances

We’re seeking an experienced Clinical Nurse to provide care to our community clients in Southport! 


You’ll have the opportunity to lead and inspire your team providing supervision, guidance and mentorship, through your effective decision making and clinical experience. You’ll provide exceptional care whilst responding to clinical nursing issues and concerns.

With their wellbeing always in mind, you’ll review client care and care plans promoting independence & quality of life, making a real difference to the quality of care we deliver. This includes:

  • Development, implementation, monitoring and review of care plans
  • Comprehensive and accurate assessment of residents
  • Assisting with the orientation of new staff and ongoing professional development
  • Support in ensuring the service meets all accreditation standards       

What you’ll need:

You’ll be an experienced clinician, with considerable experience within an acute or aged care environment. You’ll be an advocate for person-centred care, leading by example through exceptional communication and customer service. You’ll present with:

  • Bachelor of Nursing, or equivalent qualification 
  • Current AHPRA registration
  • Experience coordinating care provision within a large team
  • Confidence to manage conflict, pressures and competing priorities
  • Ability to provide leadership, support and mentorship to other team members

Supporting our clients in the best way possible is important to us. To be employed by Blue Care, you will be required to complete the NDIS Worker Module prior to commencement and provide a copy of your certificate of completion.


Supporting you to support others.

We’ve been caring for Queenslander’s for over 65 years. Whether we’re on the road, in people’s homes or in our centres, everything our dedicated team of more than 8,000 people do is built on enabling independence, choice and freedom. We’re proudly not-for-profit and offer you:   

  • Access to salary packaging & meal and entertainment benefits
  • Flexible work arrangements to support work-life balance
  • Employee assistance, health & wellness programs
  • Values-based culture & rewards and recognition
  • Ongoing learning & development

Ready to work together?
Our application process takes less than 15 minutes – Click the ‘APPLY’ button below to be taken to our online application process and upload your resume and cover letter.


Our team are available to answer any questions you may have. We’ll do our best to get back to you 2 weeks from the closing date.


We work hard to make our services welcoming and safe for every person. We are united in keeping children, young people and the elderly safe from harm, within our services, workplaces and the communities we support. We are committed to speaking up loudly for their safety.


Through our values UnitingCare are proud of our teams diversity, we believe in the strength of a diverse and inclusive workforce to help us achieve the best outcomes for the communities in which we operate and serve. We highly encourage applications from people who identify as a part of the Australian Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander Community.

Selection Criteria Desirable: Do you have extensive knowledge of continuous quality improvement practices and proven experience in innovative thinking and/or ability to deliver innovative outcomes? Please elaborate:
Essential: Do you hold the required qualifications for this role? Please note you WILL be required to provide copies during the interview process.
Essential: Do you hold a current First Aid and CPR Certificate, or the willingness to obtain?
Essential: Do you hold a current Australian Drivers Licence?
Desirable: Do you have experience working within a multidisciplinary team?
Essential: Do you hold a current Nurse Licence and Registration Certificate to practice in the State where employed? i.e. AHPRA registration
Essential: Do you have extensive general nursing experience and can demonstrate skills reflective of clinical experience?
Contact Person Kylie Cutsforth
Contact Number 0409706378
Alternate Contact Person Jade Champion
Alternate Contact Number 0407897829
Closing Date 03/11/2020
Position Description Clinical Nurse (Community).doc
Application Guide click here to view