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Registered Nurses - Clarence Correctional Centre

Job Req ID:  120843
Posting Start Date:  01-Sep-2021

Lavadia, New South Wales, AU

Contract Type:  Full Time
Job Advertisement: 
  • Competitive remuneration package between $114,000-$118,800 TRP
  • $12,000 sign on payment
  • Up to $5,000 relocation assistance 


You’ll enjoy: 

  • Competitive remuneration package ranging from $114,000 pa (1-3 years exp.) to $118,800 pa (4+ years exp.) Total Remuneration Package, inclusive of penalties, allowances, loading and superannuation
  • Sign on payment totalling $12,000 gross, paid in 2 instalments $6,000 paid on commencement and $6,000 following 9-months completed service, subject to conditions
  • Up to $5,000 relocation assistance (non-cash out benefit) in accordance with policy
  • Six (6) weeks annual leave for shiftworkers
  • Ten (10) days personal/careers leave
  • Two (2) days volunteer leave each year, to support community and social causes
  • Flexible salary packaging options, including novated leasing for new and used vehicles 
  • Uniforms supplied, meals and onsite parking 
  • Benefits@Serco, which includes a great range of career support programs, wellbeing packages and financial benefits, available through us and our selected partners, including access to Fitness Passport 
  • Generous employee referral program 
  • The opportunity to broaden your experience and learn from expert colleagues whilst applying your skills in new ways.
  • Enjoy the benefits of career pathway opportunities 


To help us make a difference, you will need: 

  • To hold a current unconditional and unrestricted registration as a Registered Nurse, with the Australian Health Practitioners Regulation Agency (AHPRA) 
  • Experience in a primary health or acute setting as part of a formal post graduate program or two years full time equivalent experience without a formal post graduate program 
  • To hold current competencies in, or a demonstrated ability to work towards a range of clinical skills in the correctional environment including (but not limited to) intravenous cannulation; phlebotomy; simple suturing; application of a back slab; advanced resuscitation.  
  • Recognition as a Nurse Immuniser in NSW or a willingness to work towards same would be highly favourable 
  • Well-developed written, communication and interpersonal skills and ability to adapt communication appropriately 
  • Self-management, motivation and resilience abilities essential to working in a complex environment  
  • Cultural awareness including understanding the impact and management and working with people of different ethnic backgrounds, customs and contemporary issues 
  • The highest levels of personal integrity and ethical behaviour 


Serco and Proud
We have been operating correctional services in Australia for almost 15 years. As a prison operator, safety and security is always our first priority and the new Clarence Correctional Centre is no exception.  Newly opened in mid-2020, this 1,700-bed state-of-the-art facility is the largest correctional centre in Australia.  To learn more please visit


About NSW Mid-North Coast
Located on the beautiful NSW Mid-North Coast approx. 6 hours’ drive from Sydney and 4 hours from Brisbane our region offers rainforests, epic headlands, sand dunes and some of the best Australian beaches with a variety of multi-cultural cafes, restaurants and friendly community towns. Our region has something to offer everyone from trail walks in National Parks, ocean adventures, sporting, relaxation and a vibrant culture. With recent Pacific Highway upgrades and investment in infrastructure, and with affordable housing and access to good schools and recreation options, you can select the ideal community location for your next career move with your family. Our closest communities are Grafton set on the Clarence River or if you are looking for that beach lifestyle consider Yamba, Woolgoolga, or Coffs Harbour with additional smaller beach communities along the way that all offer something unique.


Join Us
If you are inspired to make a positive difference and would like to be considered for this opportunity, please apply now


Serco values of Trust, Care, Innovation and Pride underpin everything we do.  We are curious, creative and collaborative. Our people help in ways that matter. 

By joining Serco you will have access to our Global Employee Networks – SercoInspire (Gender), SercoEmbrace (Multicultural), SercoUnlimited (Disability) and In@Serco (Networks) Serco Employee Networks, led by colleagues who are passionate about diversity, inclusion and belonging. 

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