39 Hospital Street Heathcote VIC 3523
03 5431 0900

CAREERS

Heathcote Health advertisements can be viewed via Careers.Vic, SEEK and via local media outlets, including The McIvor Times and The Bendigo Advertiser.

Looking for a Tree change? Want to escape the city rat race? Looking for affordable housing? Haven’t got the work / life balance right?

If you answered yes to any of these questions, then Heathcote could be the place for you!

Heathcote is a small town of approximately 4000 people, situated 100km from Melbourne and 50km from Bendigo. Heathcote is famous for its food and wine culture, with the local Shiraz amongst the world’s best.

Heathcote Health is an integrated rural health service, providing a broad range of acute, aged care, primary health programs and home based services to Heathcote and surrounding districts.

Positions Vacant


Community Health Care Worker

Casual
This role
Heathcote Health is inviting applications for from Health Care Workers to join our Home and Community team on a casual basis. This position will assist with the provision of, customer-focused, goal outcome home and personal care services that enables clients to continue to live safely and independently in their own homes.
 
Culture and Benefits
Located a short drive from Bendigo and Melbourne, Heathcote is a renowned centre for its regional food and wine culture. Combined with its spectacular landscapes, unique forests and historic sites, this rural community provides a rich and diverse culture for all to enjoy.
  • Free on-site parking is available to all staff and visitors
  • Salary Packaging/Salary Sacrificing
  • Fitness Passport is available to all staff members across Heathcote Health. You and your family can sign up to unlimited access to more than 120 gyms, pools and fitness facilities on your program!
Heathcote Health values diversity and encourages individuals from all cultures and backgrounds to apply.
Further information is available from Sandra Batterham, Home & Community Services Team Leader on 54310934
 
Applications close Wednesday 27th January 2021
 
Applications must be submitted to the Human Resources department – heathcote@castlemainehealth.org.au
All appointments are subject to a satisfactory police check.
 

Associate Nurse Unit Manager – Heathcote Health

Permanent Part Time – hours negotiable
This role
Heathcote Health Acute and Urgent Care department is inviting applications from Registered Nurses to fill ongoing part-time ANUM positions. We are looking for a nursing leader within the Acute and Urgent Care setting, to help lead and support the team in providing high quality, best practice care to patients and residents at Heathcote Health. This will include, but not limited to providing comprehensive assessment and planning, triage and management of Urgent care presentations, managing staff on a shift by shift basis and acting as a Grade 5, After Hours Manager.
 
Culture and Benefits
Located a short drive from Bendigo and Melbourne, Heathcote is a renowned centre for its regional food and wine culture. Combined with its spectacular landscapes, unique forests and historic sites, this rural community provides a rich and diverse culture for all to enjoy.
  • Free on-site parking is available to all staff and visitors
  • Salary Packaging/Salary Sacrificing
  • Fitness Passport is available to all staff members across Heathcote Health. You and your family can sign up to unlimited access to more than 120 gyms, pools and fitness facilities on your program!
Heathcote Health values diversity and encourages individuals from all cultures and backgrounds to apply.
Further information is available from Damian Holden, Acute and Community Services Manager on 5431 0900
 
Applications close Wednesday 27th January 2021
 
Position descriptions and applications addressing the key selection criteria can be submitted via the Victorian Government Careers website, Careers.Vic.
All appointments are subject to a satisfactory police check.
 

Nurse Practitioner – Heathcote Health

Permanent Part Time – hours negotiable
This role
Heathcote Health is looking to appoint a Nurse Practitioner (NP) on a permanent part-time basis. This exciting position has scope to work across our organisation as well as targeting identified service gaps within the community. We are looking to work with your skillset and develop a model that best fits a small rural health service that encompasses aged, community, acute and urgent care within your skill set.
Some current identified service gaps include Alcohol and other Drugs, Mental Health and Men’s Health. Reporting to the Director of Clinical Care, the NP will provide expert advanced clinical care, advice and clinical leadership in collaboration with the interdisciplinary team, Local Medical Officers and external stakeholders. This role will work collaboratively with existing NP models of care.
 
Culture and Benefits
Located a short drive from Bendigo and Melbourne, Heathcote is a renowned centre for its regional food and wine culture. Combined with its spectacular landscapes, unique forests and historic sites, this rural community provides a rich and diverse culture for all to enjoy.
  • Free on-site parking is available to all staff and visitors
  • Salary Packaging/Salary Sacrificing
  • Fitness Passport is available to all staff members across Heathcote Health. You and your family can sign up to unlimited access to more than 120 gyms, pools and fitness facilities on your program!
Heathcote Health values diversity and encourages individuals from all cultures and backgrounds to apply.
Further information is available from Gerry Canny, Director of Clinical Care on 5431 0900
 
Applications close Wednesday 27th January 2021
 
Position descriptions and applications addressing the key selection criteria can be submitted via the Victorian Government Careers website, Careers.Vic.
All appointments are subject to a satisfactory police check.
 

Casual pool – Nursing and Health Care Workers

Casual positions are available within the Aged Care and Community Service departments of Heathcote Health. Our busy health service has a  42-bed Aged Care facility and provides District Nursing services to the local community and surrounding district. We take pride in providing high quality care to patients and residents across all of these disciplines.
 
If you want to work in a dynamic and fulfilling team environment then this is the place for you! Send your application to us today.
 
 
 
 

Benefits of working at Heathcote Health

Receive a Discount on Private Health Insurance

Victorian public sector employees are entitled to receive a 12% discount on private health insurance from HCF. Anyone interested in acquiring private health insurance from HCF should visit their website www.hcf.com.au or call them on 131334 to take advantage of the discounted rate.

 

To discuss employment opportunities at Heathcote Health, including the possibility of casual positions, please contact the relevant department manager as detailed below:

Customer & Consumer Relations

Support Services

Sandy Whytcross
Customer & Consumer Relationship Manager
03 5431 0902

Acute & Community Services

Damian Holden
Acute & Community Services Nurse Unit Manager
03 5431 0936

Residential Aged Care

Sam Harvey
Residential Nurse Unit Manager
03 5431 0931