Registered Nurse - Community Care - Deniliquin

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Employment Type: Temporary Part Time (October 2019 until July 2022)
Position Classification: Registered Nurse
Remuneration: $64,184.86 - $90,122.83 per annum, pro rata
Hours Per Week: 24
Requisition ID: REQ123979
Vaccination Category: A
Applications Close: 18 September 2019

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Where you will be working


Deniliquin District Hospital provides emergency, medical, surgical, and obstetric services.  Of the 45 beds, nine are day surgery, two obstetrics and two bassinets.  Deniliquin hospital is a hub site for surrounding smaller communities and provides a range of community, allied health and mental health/ drug and alcohol outreach services.


Learn more about the benefits and lifestyle of Deniliquin



What you will be doing

Community nursing care involves clinical care (chronic disease management including wound and catheter care), palliative care, carer support, illness prevention and health promotion activities. 

To provide comprehensive, coordinated and integrated community nursing services to individuals and their families, who have chronic conditions, or who have recently been discharged from hospital and/or who have continuing support needs and are within the designated geographical area of the network.

As a regulated health professional the Registered Nurse is responsible and accountable to the Nursing and Midwifery Board of Australia (NMBA) to meet and the NMBA approved standards, codes, guidelines and frameworks. The standards for practice should be evident in current practice, and inform the scope of practice for the area of employment ties.


Selection Criteria


  • Registered with the Nursing and Midwifery Board of Australia (NMBA), with demonstrated evidence to meet the NMBA's Registered Nurse standards for practice and meet the NMBA approved standards, codes, guidelines and frameworks commensurate with the position.
  • Demonstrates continuous quality improvement with the ability to: comprehensively conduct assessments; develop a plan for nursing practice; provide safe, appropriate and responsive quality nursing practice; and evaluates outcomes to inform nursing practice.
  • Demonstrated engagement in therapeutic and professional relationships, communication and interpersonal skills and the ability to work within a multidisciplinary team in a rural health setting.


Please refer to the Position Description for the essential requirements and full selection criteria. Your application must include a current resume and address all selection criteria.



Additional Information


  • Please note that to apply for this position you must be an Australian Citizen or Permanent Resident of Australia, or be able to independently and legally live and work in Australia by way of your own Temporary Visa.  For visa information, please see
  • This recruitment process includes pre-employment Online Safe for Work screening.
  • This is a child-related position. You will be required to obtain a NSW Children’s Guardian Working With Children Check (WWCC) which can be found by clicking on the below link:
  • If you are applying for a Category ‘A’ position, please read and understand NSW Health Policy Directive PD2018_009.  All new employees must agree to comply with the requirements outlined in this policy.



Find out more about applying for this position

For role related queries or questions contact Kate Pargeter on 



MLHD is an Equal Opportunity Employer and encourage all suitably qualified applicants to apply, including Aboriginal People and people from racial, ethnic or ethno-religious minority groups and people with disability.


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    Sydney, New South Wales (Australia)

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    10 September 2019
    Location: Australia New South Wales Deniliquin
    Salary: $64,184.86 - $90,122.83 per annum, pro rata AUD per year
    Work type:
    Part time
    Healthcare and Medical
    PLEASE! No enquiries from Recruitment Agencies or Headhunters.

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