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Registered Nurse - Watsons Bay - Full Time

Job Req ID:  116821
Posting Start Date:  30-Aug-2021

Watsons Bay, New South Wales, AU, 2030

Contract Type:  Full Time
Job Advertisement: 
  • Rare opportunity to look after the medical needs of Australian Defence Force Personnel
  • Working hours are life-style friendly – no weekend work
  • Contribute to positive health outcomes in a unique environment



Seeking passionate and professional Registered Nurses for permanent and casual roles working at HMAS Watson and gain valuable primary health care skills.


About the Role

A nursing career like no other, we have a unique opportunity for permanent fulltime and casual civilian nurses at HMAS Watson Health Clinic, located at Watsons Bay, Sydney's South Head. Watson Health Clinic provides a warm, welcoming, and inclusive practice with a respectful work environment.

You will play a vital part in providing quality clinical care to patients and undertaking medical administration, as well as engaging with patients in a positive and professional way. Your day will involve coordinating sick parades, including triage, assessment, outpatient treatment, wound care, health promotion services, managing vaccination clinics, managing patient clinical records, and filing of hard copy reports, booking and recall of patients. The role is a mix of patient care and computer based medical administration. You can expect to feel a unique sense of accomplishment and pride from caring for those who serve and protect our country.


About You

You display passion and positivity as a proud and professional registered nurse who is trusted to provide the highest standard of care to patients. You can work autonomously and thrive in a busy environment where you enjoy working as part of a multi-disciplinary team. Alongside your engaging manner, you have a positive work attitude, outstanding communication skills and a strong people focus, enabling you to engage effectively with patients and team members alike.

We would love to hear from you if you have:

  • Current AHPRA registration
  • minimum 2 years full-time (or part-time equivalent) post graduate experience within the previous 5 years in a health care setting (such as, primary health care, acute care, medical/surgical, occupational health)
  • cardiopulmonary resuscitation (HLTAID001) certification (or ability to obtain)
  • proficiency with computer applications and ability to learn new systems
  • attention to detail for computer based medical administration
  • experience and competency with or without a qualification in venepuncture and cannulation (desirable)
  • demonstrated commitment to continuous professional development (CPD).


We support our colleagues to be their best by offering a wide range of educational, financial, lifestyle, health & wellbeing benefits; these include:

  • 5 weeks annual leave
  • CPD leave
  • support through CPD assistance that helps financially with fees for courses
  • variety of lifestyle discounts through the Serco Benefits program
  • wellbeing programs, including Fitness Passport
  • volunteer leave and leave for reservists
  • working hours are life-style friendly, Mon to Fri - 7.30am to 3.30pm
  • convenient public transport (bus and ferry)
  • provision of uniform
  • free onbase parking
  • onsite café
  • a new health centre is under construction.


About Us 
We are trusted to provide healthcare services to Australian Defence Force personnel across Australia ensuring they have access to quality on-site medical care.

At Serco, not only is the nature of the work we do important, everyone has an important role to play - from caring for vulnerable people to managing complex public services.  We are a team of over 50,000 people responsible for delivering essential public services around the world in areas including Defence, Transport, Justice, Immigration, Healthcare and Citizen Services. We look for talented people with the potential to make an extraordinary difference for our clients, our organisation, and our communities. To learn more please visit


Join Us
If you are as passionate about healthcare as we are, we would love to have you be part of our team. Apply by clicking the 'Apply Now' button. Your resume should include - start and finish dates for each role, along with employment type (e.g. casual, part-time, full-time) and hours worked per week.

You must be an Australian Citizen to obtain the Baseline Security Clearance required for this role.

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.

We are committed to diversity and we encourage people to apply from different backgrounds. By joining Serco you will have access to our Global Employee Networks – SercoInspire (Gender), SercoEmbrace (Multicultural), SercoUnlimited (Disability) and In@Serco (LBGTI+) Serco Employee Networks, led by colleagues who are passionate about diversity, inclusion and belonging.


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