Director of Nursing – Aged Care Services

June 9th, 2021

Director of Nursing – Aged Care Services

Permanent Full Time – 80 hours per fortnight

About Castlemaine Health

Castlemaine Health is a proud provider of significant range of local and sub-regional community based services and has a very important role delivering a range of allied health, acute, sub-acute, residential aged care services and a number of outreach services to the community.

This Role

The primary role of the Director of Nursing Aged Care Services is to ensure the highest level of clinical services is provided to clients, care recipients and residents at Castlemaine Health.  This requires the delivery of evidence based, safe and effective clinical care and support. The incumbent will provide leadership and support while working closely and collaboratively with the managers of the aged care services to achieve these objectives.  In addition, the incumbent will take a lead in transition to residential care for prospective residents.

Culture and Benefits

Located a short drive from Bendigo, Ballarat and Melbourne, Castlemaine is a renowned centre for regional arts and host of the biennial Castlemaine State Festival. Combined with a wide range of sporting clubs, unique ironbark forests and historic goldfields, this rural community provides a rich and diverse culture for all to enjoy.

  • Free on-site parking is available to all staff and visitors.
  • Salary Packaging/Salary Sacrificing
  • Fitness Passport is available to all staff members across Castlemaine Health. You and your family can sign up to unlimited access to more than 120 gyms, pools and fitness facilities on your program!
  • Our Health and Wellbeing program; including access to a Social Worker, Pastoral Care Office, Prevention of Bullying & Harassment Officers, Physiotherapy services, vaccination programs and other health services as required.
  • The Castlemaine Health Social Club brings staff from all areas of the hospital together in friendly and casual environment, with a variety of events and activities held throughout the year

Castlemaine Health values diversity and encourages individuals from all cultures and backgrounds to apply.

Further information is available from Dianne Senior, Executive Director Clinical and Community, on 5471 3491

Applications close Wednesday 23rd June 2021

For positions descriptions and how to apply click here.

All appointments are subject to a satisfactory police check.

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