Registered Nurse - Night Shift

Job No: BHC85
Location: Kiama

About Kiama:
Kiama Municipality boasts lush rolling hills, unspoilt beaches, ancient rainforests, welcoming towns and villages and of course our two famous blowholes.  Home to almost 23,000 people from Minnamurra in the north to the white sands of Gerroa to the south.

  • Great coastal lifestyle
  • Flexible working arrangements
  • Enjoy work life balance

About Blue Haven:
Blue Haven is a not-for-profit organisation fully owned and operated by Kiama Municipal Council and offers a true continuum of aged care services and disability services for people in the local region; including in-home support, community groups and programs, independent living and residential aged care.

It is an exciting time to join our dedicated team as our brand new state of the art facility; Blue Haven Bonaira, provides the highest standard of seniors living, aged care and community facilities including a 134 bed residential aged care facility and 58 independent living units.  If you wish to learn more about our organisation, please visit our website at

The role:
The role of Registered Nurse is to provide safe, compassionate, person-centred care delivered in collaboration with residents, families, carers and colleagues to achieve identified outcomes and goals with the mission statement and values of Blue Haven.

Blue Haven is seeking dedicated and committed registered nursing professionals with experience working in the aged care sector and who are seeking to work night shifts on either a full-time, part-time basis or casual basis.

To be successful in this role you will need:

  • To be qualified to work as a Registered Nurse with current Authority to Practice with APHRA
  • Demonstrated application of evidence-based practice and critical thinking related to resident care
  • Demonstrated ability to apply and share professional knowledge to enhance resident care
  • Experience delivering aged care within ethical boundaries
  • Experience in advocating, planning and implementing individualised person-centred care.

About you:
As a Registered Nurse you will have a passion for working with the elderly. You will also have a strong customer focus to deliver a high quality of efficient and effective person-centred care which meets the needs of residents, their families and carers.

We offer:

  • Hourly rate from $33.23 to $46.32 (dependent on qualifications, skills and experience)
  • Plus 10% casual loading for casual appointments
  • Plus 10.5% superannuation
  • Plus penalty rates applied in line with the Award
  • Access to the Fitness Passport for yourself and your immediate family (eligible employees)
  • Access to the Employee Assistance Program for yourself and your immediate family.

For further information about this position, click here for a copy of the position description.

Contact: Zeina Ormond, Manager Residential Care Home on 0484 943 372.

Closing Date: Ongoing applications will be accepted for these roles.

We are committed to the health and safety of all our employees and residents. Applicants must ensure that they meet current Federal and NSW Public Health guidelines relating to vaccinations for Residential Aged Care Facilities. From 25 October 2021 successful applicants will be required to provide proof of vaccination.

Applicants please note: Council has resolved to undertake the sale of Blue Haven. The sale will involve transfer of the business and employees under the Fair Work Australia transfer of business requirements and we anticipate that the sale will occur between Mid to Late 2023 to Mid 2024.

For more information on how to apply, view our Information for Applicants Guide.

 All correspondence will be via the e-mail you have provided in your application. (Please ensure you check your "Junk Mail" folder).


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