Vacancy Details

Vacancy Info:

Attention Line
Registered Practice Nurse - Ourimbah Campus of the University of Newcastle
Vacancy Type
Practice Nurse
Position Title
Casual Practice Nurse
Hours Per Week
Eligible 3GA placement?
Eligible OMPS placement?
Position From
23 Apr 2018
Ad Expiry Date
23 Jul 2018
Date Posted
03 May 2017
Date Updated
23 Apr 2018


Position Description

The Ourimbah Campus Health Service is a small, friendly practice, comprising a team including 1 GP, Practice Nurse, Practice Manager and Medical Receptionists, along other allied health and student support staff. This practice provides bulk-billing health care for students, as well as also seeing staff members and is currently working towards accreditation.

The nurse work closely with the doctor, and respond to and attend most medical emergencies on campus.

Other duties include triage assessments, immunisations, spirometry, ECG's, ear syringing, wound care and assisiting doctors with minor procedures.

There is also the availability of covering the health service at Callghan campus near Newcastle if desired.

Essentials Description

Current APHRA Registered Nurse licensed to practice in NSW

Experience working in the primary health care sector

Ability to work independently and as part of a multi-disciplinary team

Desirables Description

Current working with children check

Accredited immuniser with knowledge of immunisation schedules

Experience working with Medical Director and Pracsoft software

Experience within the tertiary education sector

Knowledge of infection control standards

Description of Facilities

The practice has a GP and clinical room

It is located in the Student Support Unit  at the University's Newcastle / Ourimbah Campus

The practice is open Mon-Friday 9am-5.00pm with a GP available on Tues, Wed and Friday

Description of Benefits

The position is classified as a HEW 6 

Flexible hours

Friendly team

Contact Details:

Practice Name
Ourimbah Campus Health Service
Contact Name
Jackie Cobbold
Main Phone
Secondary Phone


Ourimbah Campus Health Service

10 Chittaway Rd

Ourimbah, NSW, 2258