jobs in aged care

Registered Nurse

  • Canberra, ACT, Australia, 2601
  • Permanent Part-Time


Make a difference with us


About Us

BaptistCare support thousands of people across 75 locations in NSW and ACT. From humble beginnings in 1944, BaptistCare has grown into one of the nation’s most respected care and community services providers


About the role

BaptistCare Griffith Centre in Griffith, ACT is hiring for two Registered Nurse vacancies:

  • Permanent Part Time to cover 67.5 hours a fortnight (9 Shifts)
  • 6 months Full-time Maternity Leave contract

Our rate of pay will be based on your previous RN experience and ranges from $38.80-$48.88 + 10.5% super + salary packaging + any applicable penalties

Duties may include

  • Assessing, planning, implementing and evaluating each resident's care needs
  • Carry out wide range of Person Centred Care in accordance with Care Plan
  • Administer medication, wound dressing and wide range of Person-Centred-Care in accordance with Care Plan

Skills and Experience:

  • You are a Registered Nurse with current AHPRA Registration
  • Have a minimum of 1-year RN experience in aged care setting
  • Excellent Written & Verbal Communication Skills
  • Ability to respond effectively in emergency situations
  • Proven ability to contribute to and work as part of a dynamic team in addition to operating independently


About BaptistCare Griffith Centre

Our new 138 bed Griffith Centre in Canberra is conveniently located near the CBD, Lake Burley Griffin, shopping precincts and local parks. This energy efficient and environmentally sustainable building has been designed to ensure we can meet the care needs of the local community now and into the future.

BaptistCare Griffith is an innovative and modern looking facility, built to cater for people with low care, high care and dementia care needs. All our rooms feature ensuites, the facility also offers extra services



People enjoy working at BaptistCare because they love what they do and the communities we help.  With us you can deliver life-transforming care, create a career you’ll love, and join a team who make a differenceOur 4000 staff are our most important resource and we take you and your career seriouslyWe want to provide you with a working environment and culture that supports you in your career journey and growth



  • Salary Packaging + meal and entertainment card
  • Access to in-house and online training programs
  • Supportive, positive team environment
  • Access to family friendly benefits like our EAP and Flourish programs
  • Not-for-Profit Provider with over 75 years' experience


Successful applications will be subject to a series of background checks

How can we help?

Our team is availble Monday to Friday, from 8:00am to 6:00pm.

BaptistCare NSW/ACT corporate office, Norwest Business Park, PO Box 7626 Baulkham Hills NSW 2153, Australia