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Reference Number 37851
Position Title Registered Nurse
Employment Type Permanent Full Time, Permanent Part Time, Casual
Entity Pinangba
Location Ny-Ku Byun Elders Village
Enterprise agreement Nursing Employees - Registered Nurse Level 1
Roles Available 3
Position Summary
  • Location: Ny-Ku Byun Elders Village, Cherbourg, QLD
  • Contract: Permanent Full-Time, Permanent Part-Time and Casual
  • Remuneration: $30.81 – $39.12 per hour + 9.5% Super + Not for Profit Salary Packaging OR Casual Loading + Penalties & Allowances


We’re seeking motivated and experienced Registered Nurses who want to make a genuine difference to the lives of our Elders at Ny-Ku Byun Elders Village in Cherbourg! 


Cherbourg is an aboriginal community town on the Barambah Creek, located in Wakka Wakka tribal boundaries, near the border of Gubbi Gubbi territory. It is perfectly located within driving distance of the thriving communities of the South Burnett region allowing for an enriching work/life balance.


In your role as a Registered Nurse, you will provide person-centred care to your residents, ensuring a safe environment within the facility and applying your clinical skills to improve their quality of life and independence.


You will:

  • Assess, plan and implement client care within your scope
  • Consider physical, social and psychological requirements
  • Create and update care plans to reflect developing needs
  • Ensure clinical quality compliance standards are met
  • Work collaboratively with other multi-disciplinary team members


What you’ll need:

  • Excellent communication and clinical problem solving skills
  • Confidence in managing your time effectively, including an ability to work autonomously.
  • 2+ years general nursing experience, post-registration
  • Full, unrestricted AHPRA registration and unlimited work entitlements
  • Current Australian Driver’s Licence

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 free NDIS Worker Orientation Module prior to commencement and provide a copy of your certificate on 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 hold a current Nurse Licence and Registration Certificate to practice in the State where employed? i.e. AHPRA registration
Desirable: Do you have full Australian working entitlements as an Australian Citizen, Australian Permanent Resident OR New Zealand Citizen?
Desirable: If you don’t have full working entitlements, do you have a current working Visa? Please list your visa, for example: Bridging Visa, Regional Sponsorship Visa etc.
Desirable: Do you hold a current First Aid and CPR Certificate, or the willingness to obtain?
Desirable: Can you supply evidence of an up-to-date influenza vaccination in accordance with the current Public Health Directive for Aged Care Facilities?
Desirable: Do you have experience working in Aboriginal or Torres Strait Island remote communities?
Desirable: This position is for Ny-Ku Byun Elders Village in Cherbourg, Queensland. Do you intend to apply for this location?
Contact Person Shane Lacey
Contact Number 41796101
Alternate Contact Person Andrea Fox
Alternate Contact Number 40387605
Closing Date 20/12/2020
Position Description Registered Nurse (Residential).doc
Application Guide click here to view