Registered Nurse - Child and Family Health Nurse

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Do you enjoy working in partnership with families? An exciting opportunity exists to be part of  the dynamic and innovative  team at Karitane as a Child and Family Health nurse .If you are committed to working in a collaborative and supportive environment we would love to hear from you .

  •  Registered Nurse - Child and Family Health Nurse 
  • Permanent part time 32 or up to 32 hours per week on a 24hr Monday to Friday rotating roster
  • Operational base:  Residential Units, Carramar and Camden

We are seeking a qualified or currently working towards Registered Nurse - Child and Family Health Nurse (CFHN) to join the team here at the residential unit(s) here at Karitane.
Whilst the role is part-time for 32 hours per week, on a 24 hour rotating roster, job share of up to 32 hours will be considered.

Karitane saff provides safe, effective, quality care consistent with the organisation’s vision, values and standards of care, and adhere to the Professional Code of Conduct


KEY SELECTION CRITERIA: (Criteria must be addressed)


1. Current National Nursing Registration with APHRA
2. Child and Family Health Nurse Qualification or currently working towards. We also accept applicants who are experienced direct entry midwives working towards or with child and family health qualifications (completed within 18 months of employment).
3. Understanding of child and family health and related mental health issues 
4. Demonstrated effective oral and written communication skills
5. Demonstrated ability to work as part of a team
6. Demonstrated awareness of multicultural issues
7. Computer skills
8. Current driver’s license


Various employment status on a 24 hour rotating roster in accordance with the Named NSW (Non-Declared) Affiliated Health Organisations’ Nurse’s Agreement 2017.  Shift times and days may be varied according to the needs of the organisation and are on a 24 hour rotating roster.  Karitane services are provided at a number of sites within the Sydney Metropolitan Area.

The majority of Karitane’s services close for approximately two weeks over the Christmas/New Year period, during which time employees are required to take leave. 

Karitane supports a smoke free environment including grounds, buildings and vehicles.
Applicants will have a commitment to EEO & WHS, ethical practice and the principles of cultural diversity. 

Relevant Police Check, Working with Children Check, Apprehended Violence Orders and prior employment checks, including relevant disciplinary proceedings, will be conducted on recommended applicants


Further information is contained in the Position Description via the Karitane website:

If you are interested in applying for this role, please include a covering letter addressing the Selection Criteria, please indicate the actual hours you are seeking to work either 32 hours or up to 32 hours and provide your current Resume.

Please note: If your application does not address the criteria, your application will not be considered.

Please address your application via email to:

Brianna Circosta
Nursing Unit Manager, Residential Unit and Carramar Parenting Centre
Tel 9794 2319, or Mobile 0439 458 957

Close date: COB Friday 4 October 2019


NSW Health
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Sydney, New South Wales (Australia)

Phone: +61 2 9391 9000

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30 September 2019
Location: Australia New South Wales Carramar
Work type:
Full time
Healthcare and Medical
PLEASE! No enquiries from Recruitment Agencies or Headhunters.

Only direct applications will be considered.

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