Located at our Public Hospital in Noble Park
Casual position, various shifts available
Excellent training and ongoing support
For 100 years the Queen Elizabeth Centre (QEC) has provided specialised care, support and guidance to help parents manage the many challenges that arise during early parenthood, from before birth until 48 months.
QEC has a skilled, multidisciplinary workforce who work in a child centred, strengths based partnership approach by building genuine and respectful partnerships with families in order to improve outcomes for children.
The QEC residential unit based at Noble Park provides 1, 5 and 10 day programs for caregivers experiencing challenges with parenting. Families are provided with practical support, education and advice whilst residing at QEC. Our practitioners assist families to develop an action plan, identifying goals they would like to achieve during their stay at QEC. We provide individual coaching, counselling and modelling to support this.
This is a unique and exciting opportunity to be part of a supportive team that promotes a focused approach for the prevention, early detection and intervention of physical, emotional or social factors affecting young children and their families in our community. This is a great opportunity to utilise your skills and experience and make a real difference to families lives.
To be considered for this role you will possess:
Div 1 Nurse and/or Midwife
A further graduate qualification in Paediatrics, Midwifery, Maternal and Child Health Nursing or similar
Experience working with families in the health/welfare sector (preferred)
Experience gained within a mother and baby unit will be highly regarded but is not essential
In return you will be offered an attractive hourly rate, a rewarding working environment, excellent training and ongoing support.
For further information please contact People & Culture on (03) 9549 2741.
Please refer to the attached position description for further information.
Applications including cover letter and resume can be forwarded to People and Culture firstname.lastname@example.org by COB 28th February 2021.
Appointment is subject to a satisfactory Police Check, Working with Children Check, current APHRA Division 1 Nursing Registration and Immunisation status.
QEC employees are required to comply with the Victorian Public Sector Code of Conduct and the Victorian Child Safe Standards.
QEC promotes diversity and equal opportunity in employment and is committed to a more diverse workforce.