Correctional Health - Registered Nurse (RN) - Melbourne, Geelong & Regional Vic (DGS777)

Correctional Health - Registered Nurse (RN) - Melbourne, Geelong & Regional Vic (DGS777)

21 May
Healthcare Australia

21 May

Healthcare Australia


Due to increased growth we have exciting opportunities for Registered Nurses to join our team!

Healthcare Australia are currently seeking expressions of interest from Registered Nurse's Div1 for casual agency shifts in the Correctional Facilities located in Melbourne, Geelong and Regional Victoria.

If you have a  passion  for working in primary health, if you want to work in a  unique environment  and  make a difference , and if you want to work in a multidisciplinary team that shares your dedication to  healthcare without judgement , we have the job you are looking for!

The  Client

Correct Care Australasia is Australia's largest outsourced correctional healthcare provider.

Operating across all of Victoria's 14 publicly managed prisons and one private prison, Correct Care provides primary healthcare services to in excess of 5,000 prisoners through a diverse and dispersed workforce of healthcare professionals across metropolitan and rural Victoria.

Correctional settings provide a unique opportunity to address a range of health issues and to meet the health needs of a population that is normally hard to reach.

The Roles

We are looking for suitably qualified, experienced and enthusiastic Registered Nurses (Division 1) to work in the medical centre at Correctional Facilities located in Melbourne, Geelong and Regional Victoria.

Working closely with our medical officers, primary care nursing staff and the Mental Health Unit, these roles provide an opportunity for the successful candidates to work and make a difference with a vulnerable population. 

Previous experience in Correctional Health is not essential, as support and a comprehensive orientation program is provided.

The Person

The successful applicant will have:

- Possess a current registration with Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency

- Must have at least 1 year post graduate experience working as a Registered Nurse in Acute or Practice Nursing

- Enjoy working as part of a multi-disciplinary team

- Be committed to delivering quality primary health care services in a correctional environment

- Possess excellent clinical assessment skills and be an effective communicator

- Be committed to timely incident reporting, legislative compliance, documentation and developing stakeholder relationships

- Have knowledge of Legislation and a genuine commitment to standards and quality practice.

- Possess intermediate to advanced computer skills

Benefits of working with Healthcare Australia

- Flexibility to decide when and where you work

- Choice  of weekly pay or QuickPay service to receive payments within 48hrs of a shift

- Free  Professional Indemnity Insurance

- Free  Criminal Record Check

- Free  Uniforms

- Free  Online and Practical education packages that equal CPD points

- Easy  to use  eHCA app  – update availability, self-allocate option & electronic time sheets

- Unbeatable  bonus & incentive schemes  Refer a Friend & Ca$h4Hours$

Earn points and cash out with Healthcare Australia's  CA$H4Hours$ Rewards Program!

Earn points for every hour you work and cash out every time you reach  500 pts.* for $500!! -  Remember  1 pt = $1.

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