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Maternal and Child Health Nurse

Maryborough, Australia

Reference: 5511419

  • Casual position
  • $64.78 - $71.57 per hour including casual loading

About us

Located at the geographical centre of Victoria, within one hour's drive from Ballarat or Bendigo, and just two hours from Melbourne sits Central Goldfields Shire Council. Maryborough is the major business centre surrounded by seven townships that feature iconic heritage architecture. Agricultural industries spread across the municipality, and there are several major manufacturing, infrastructure, freight, printing and food production companies that call us home.

We are a dynamic organisation with a visionary and engaging executive, that look to put value into what we do for our community, residents and business.

Our Values

  • Community and Customer Focussed
  • Collaborative and Inclusive
  • Challenge the Status Quo

About the role

Central Goldfields Shire is seeking a dedicated professional on a casual basis who has a passion for working with young children and families. The Maternal and Child Health team provides a professional service within the Enhanced and Universal program in various locations across the municipality.

The position requires current registration with the Nursing Midwifery Board of Australia as both a registered nurse and a registered midwife and to also hold recognised qualifications in maternal and child health nursing (or pre 1998 equivalent). A current driver's licence and Working with Children Check is also required.

The successful applicant must have an understanding of providing services within the current Local Government environment and share the Maternal and Child Health team's commitment to delivering quality health and wellbeing services to children and families.

What we offer you

We offer a great salary, excellent growth opportunities and the ability to really influence the future of our council and its surroundings. If this sounds like you, be part of an innovative and committed council and apply today!

For enquiries, please contact Courtney Noonan, Coordinator Maternal and Child Health on (03) 5461 6553.

Applications close on Monday 21 June 2021.