Gunditjmara Medical Clinic – Practice Nurse – Full-Time

Required accreditation(s): Registered Nurse

Gunditjmara Aboriginal Cooperative is a not for profit Aboriginal Community Controlled Health Organisation (ACCHO) providing culturally attuned, integrated health and community services in Warrnambool and regional South West Victoria.

Due to internal promotion we are looking for a Practice Nurse to oversee general practice activities. You will be part of our busy and friendly team at our Medical Practice, Banyan Street, Warrnambool. The medical practice is an accredited, community-based health service with Medicare bulk-billing. Our multidisciplinary team provides culturally sensitive care for Aboriginal families and other residents. Onsite services include dental, dietetics, psychology and optometry clinics. GPs are supported by a Practice Nurse and 4 Aboriginal Health Workers. Full-time. Generous above award pay rate.

What we are looking for
• A commitment to Aboriginal health and Aboriginal culture and ability to work within an Aboriginal Community Controlled Health Organisation
• Provision of services that are inclusive of Aboriginal Communities and people
• Chronic disease management and care coordination
• Registered Nurse AHPRA
• Current clinical skills and knowledge

We strongly encourage Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people to apply

The Benefits
Generous annual salary, including 9.5% superannuation, attractive salary packaging benefits (salary package your home loan, car loan, superannuation etc.), annual leave loading, early finish Fridays, free car parking, plus additional paid leave over Christmas / New Year. Warrnambool offers low cost living and affordable housing and is a well serviced regional hub of South West Victoria. Surrounded by a stunning coastline and lush countryside with extensive bushwalking tracks, we have a wide range of sporting opportunities and a thriving arts community.

How to apply
Specific queries about the role should be directed to Tara Smith, Manager, Primary Health Care Services, 5564 3340, Position descriptions, general enquiries and applications to Elizabeth Pinson, People and Wellbeing Officer, 5559 1234, Applications must include your CV, a covering letter including how you meet the essential criteria and 2 referees. Position descriptions are listed on our website

Application deadline is Sunday 17 May 2020.

Gunditjmara is a Child Safe Organisation

Last modified: 1 May, 2020


Date Posted: Friday, 1 May 2020

Closing Date: Friday, 12 June 2020

Contact: Tara Smith

Phone: 03 5564 3344



Name: Gunditjmara Medical Clinic

Address: 3 Banyan StreetWarrnambool vic 3280

Phone: 03 5564 3344