Adolescent Health Nurse

  • Newington College
  • Stanmore NSW, Australia
  • 08 Nov, 2018
Permanent Full Time Education

Job Description

  • Professional Learning Environment
  • Excellent Facilities and Resources
  • Exceptional Staff Benefits

About Newington College:

Newington College is a boys' school associated with the Uniting Church in Australia, founded in 1863 and a member of the GPS Association of NSW. Our vision is to provide an internationally respected education that empowers boys to become men of substance and resilience who make an active and positive contribution to society.

With more than 300 employees set across 4 campuses, the College provides its staff with outstanding resources, a values driven culture and a commitment to continued professional learning and development.

In addition to a meaningful and rewarding career, our staff enjoy a comprehensive range of benefits and a good work-life balance to enable staff to enjoy every facet of their life. The happiness, engagement and job satisfaction of our staff is central to their success at Newington.

 About the Position:

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a permanent Adolescent Health Nurse to commence in January 2019. The Adolescent Health Nurse will live on campus and will be responsible for running the Boarding House Health Centre and coordinating the health care needs for all Boarders. A detailed position description is attached to this advertisement.

 About you:

You will be a registered nurse with qualifications in adolescent health.

You will possess the relevant training and qualifications to complete the following aspects of the role per the National Boarding Standards:

  • Cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR)
  • Anaphylaxis and allergic reactions
  • Asthma
  • Diabetes
  • Epilepsy
  • Infection control
  • Distribution of medications.

You will have a proven ability to lead and work effectively as a member of an enthusiastic team.

 To Apply:

Please include a cover letter as the first page of your resume.

Under Child Protection legislation, a current Working with Children Clearance is a prerequisite for all employees and volunteers within child-related employment. Applicants are requested to provide this clearance with their application.

Newington College will begin to review applications prior to the application closure date. Interested applicants are encouraged to apply promptly.


APPLICATIONS CLOSE: 4:00 P.M. Tuesday 6 November 2018



Name of Contact Person

Nathanael Coull

Telephone Number of Contact Person or (02) 9568 9333

Closing Date for Applications

4:00pm on Tuesday 6 November 2018.