Western District Health Service

Community Health Nurse – Merino Community Health Centre

Job Description

Registered Nurse – Community Health Nurse 

Merino Community Health Centre

Casual hours available


About the role

We are seeking an experienced Registered Nurse / Community Health Nurse to join our innovative and committed team at the Merino Community Health Centre, Merino (approx. 40 mins drive west of Hamilton). The Merino Community Health Centre services the towns of Merino and Digby, as well as the surrounding districts.                                                                      

The position will provide in home district nursing care as well as a wide variety of Centre based services, including wound care, pathology, group exercise, health promotion and allied health clinic coordination. This role would suit someone who enjoys variety and flexibility in their work.   

You will bring:

  • The ability to work independently and as part of a multi-disciplinary teams is essential.
  • A current driver’s license is essential.
  • 4 years post graduate experience is preferred.
  • District nursing experience is desirable.

For further details please see the position description.

Closing Date:                           Sunday 27 August 2023

Proposed Interview Date:        Week Commencing Monday 28 August 2023


The successful candidate must have or obtain a National Criminal Police Check. Depending on the role, a Working with Children Check Clearance, Disability Worker Exclusion Scheme check, and/or NDIS Worker Screening Check may also be required. All employees must comply with WDHS vaccination requirements, including COVID and Booster shots. WDHS is a smoke-free workplace.

At WDHS we are proud to be smoke free.

Western District Health Service is an Equal Opportunity Employer that has a commitment to cultural safety, inclusion and empowerment of Indigenous, Torres Strait Islander, their families and communities and encourages them to apply. This organisation promotes the safety and wellbeing of children from culturally, linguistically diverse and aboriginal backgrounds and those with a disability.






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Job Summary

Merino Location
Part Time Job Type


Western District Health Service