Ballarat Community Health – Practice Nurse – Part-Time

Required accreditation(s): Registered Nurse

Part-Time hours: 0.4 EFT / 15.2 - 16 hours per week

Part Time (0.4 FTE), Fixed Term until 28th February 2022

An exciting opportunity has arisen in our Sexual Health Clinic for a registered nurse who is educated and endorsed to function autonomously and collaboratively in a clinical role.

You will be primarily responsible for the provision of nursing practice in the area of sexual and reproductive health, with the capacity to incorporate a broader primary care focus within a community health care setting.

Clinical duties may include:
* Contraceptive counselling / initiation
* Insertion and /or removal of Implanon NXT
* Facilitate access to early medical termination of pregnancy (MTOP)
* Provide STI /BBV assessment
* Assist with IUD insertion
* Provide Cervical Screening
* Provide immunisations

You will have:
* AHPRA Registration as a Registered Division 1 Nurse
* Accredited Nurse Cervical Screening Provider
* Tertiary awarded post graduate qualification in sexual and/or reproductive health is desirable
* Evidence of experience of nursing clinical knowledge in sexual and reproductive health
* Experience in the provision of care to person reporting sexual assault

About Us
Ballarat Community Health (BCH) provides a broad range of services to the community of Ballarat, with outreach services delivered in the Central Highlands region and beyond. In partnership with the community, we create opportunities and supportive environments which empower people to develop and maintain optimal health, as well as preventing and managing illness.

How to Apply
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For further enquiries about this role please contact Mary-Anne Gould, Manager Medical Services on 5338 4502 or email

If you share our values of respect, integrity, optimism, courage, resilience – don’t delay. Be part of something special. Apply now.

Applications close 27th October 2021

Last modified: 13 October, 2021


Date Posted: Wednesday, 13 October 2021

Closing Date: Wednesday, 24 November 2021

Contact: Mary-Anne Gould

Phone: 03 5338 4502



Name: Ballarat Community Health

Address: 12 Lilburne StreetLucas vic 3350

Phone: 03 5338 4500