Vacancy Details

Vacancy Info:

Attention Line
General Practice Nurse - Callaghan Campus of the University of Newcastle
Vacancy Type
Practice Nurse
Position Title
Practice Nurse
Hours Per Week
Part Time
Eligible 3GA placement?
Eligible OMPS placement?
Position From
25 Oct 2018
Ad Expiry Date
25 Jan 2019
Date Posted
22 Jun 2018
Date Updated
22 Jun 2018


Position Description

The Callaghan Campus Health Service is a busy, friendly practice, comprising of a team of 8 GPs' 3 Practice Nurses, a MHNIP nurse, Psychologist and 3 admin staff. This accredited practice provides bulk biling health care for students. We also see staff of the university.

The nurses work closely with the doctors at the Health Service providing clinical support. They respond to and attend to most emergencies on campus.

Other duties include triage assessment, immunisations, spirometry, ECGs, ear syringing, wound care and assissting doctors with minor procedures.

Essentials Description

Current APHRA Registered Nurse icense to practice in NSW

Experience working in the primary health care sector

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

Accredited immuniser with knowledge of immunisation schedules and cold chain management


Desirables Description

Current working with children check

Experience  working with Medical Director and Pracsoft software

Experience within the tertiary education sector

Experience working in an emergency department

Knowledge of infection control standards

Description of Facilities

The practice has 5 GP rooms, 2 clinical rooms and a nurses office

It is located in the Student Service buildintg at the Callaghan Campus

The practice is open Mon-Friday 9am-5.30pm

Contact Details:

Practice Name
University Health Service
Contact Name
Leanne Neoh or Alison Cole
Main Phone
Secondary Phone


University Drive
Callaghan, NSW, 2308