Perth College is seeking a well-qualified and experienced Registered Nurse to join our Health Centre team in providing nursing care within a multi-disciplinary framework that is age appropriate for students and staff.   We have approximately 100 boarding students and 1,000 day students on a K-12 campus. 
Reporting to the Health Centre Co-ordinator and working as part of a small high functioning team; this role provides primary health care for the entire school community and includes emergency care, health promotion, illness prevention, education and the development of positive healthy attitudes. 
This is a permanent, part-time position during school term time to start in Term 4 2018. 
The Health Centre operational hours are five days a week 7.30 am to 5.30 pm as well as a Boarders Clinic of 4 hours on a Sunday afternoon/evening.  It is expected that the part-time Health Nurse will have the flexibility to participate in a roster across the full Health Centre operating hours based on an agreed FTE for their role.
As this is a new framework of operation for our Health Centre; we seek applications from qualified Registered Nurses who possess:

  • Demonstrated flexible approach to the role and the ability to multi-task and problem solve in a dynamic fast-paced environment.
  • Ability to work both independently and as part of a team in a collegial environment.
  • Proven organisational skills, attention to detail and proficiency in computer related administrative duties.
To be successful in this role, you will need to be adept and passionate in working in a fast-paced environment where triage and emergency care would be considered advantageous; as would certification in Family and Child Health. 
You also need to hold:
  • Current registration (RN) certified by the Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Authority (AHPRA)
  • Current CPR and Defibrillation Certification
  • Current Provide First Aid Certification
  • Vision and hearing competency certificate (desirable)
  • Sports Medicine Australia level one trainer certificate (desirable)

Applications Close on Friday 28 September 2018
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Your application should consist of a covering letter and a current resume which address the criteria above, including at least two referees who can comment on your work performance.

Applications can be sent online or via email to or if email is unavailable they can be mailed to:

HR Manager
Perth College
PO Box 25