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Careers

Mareeba has built an enviable reputation for care in Maclean spanning more than 30 years. We have people who have joined us from all walks of life and found the change both fulfilling and worthwhile knowing they make a difference in the daily lives of our residents.

You can view our current vacancies and apply for a position by completing the application form. You are also most welcome to submit an expression of interest for future positions if the current vacancies are limited to specific skills.

 
Hear from our team about working at Mareeba
 

Working at Mareeba

We look to continually grow the skills of our staff and foster an environment that is professional and supportive. Mareeba has a comprehensive orientation program that is designed to familiarise you with your new role and equip you with the skills and knowledge to perform your role competently. Flexible shifts, including casual shifts are available to suit your lifestyle needs.

Training and development

We encourage opportunities for post graduate study and career development and have initiated a number of post graduate courses under the guidance of our highly-qualified Nurse Educator. We continue to support colleagues who have done both Endorsed Nurse training and completed degrees as Registered Nurses.

At Mareeba we have a strong value in education and believe it opens up opportunities and choice, and we will support you in your career decisions as well as provide you with in-house specialist training relevant to your career. We also assist financially those staff members pursuing further education provided a number of criteria are met.

What we are looking for

Aged Care Workers

This rewarding role centres on providing hands-on care to our frail, elderly residents. Our aged care staff receive a thorough orientation and comprehensive training. Flexible work hours are available and cover mornings, afternoons and weekends. Holiday relief work is also available.

Essential to this role are:

  • Good communication skills
  • Ability to work in a team environment
  • Willingness to learn
  • Successful completion of an orientation education program on-site

Registered Nurses and Endorsed Enrolled Nurses

Our Registered and Endorsed Enrolled Nurses bring a depth to the exceptional care and clinical services our residents receive. We are looking for people who have an affinity and natural rapport with the frail and elderly, and have a passion to see the lives of our residents be as fulfilling and comfortable as possible.

View current positions

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Thoughts on working at Mareeba

"The impact that we can make on someone's quality of life, no matter how small, makes it all worthwhile."

"Our education program provides opportunities for all staff, to continue to update and improve their level of education."

"A magic place to work"

"I love my job – and I enjoy listening to the residents"

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