Careers and Volunteering

Southern Cross Care is always looking for people who have a passion for assisting older people to feel right at home and live well and who are committed to delivering the highest possible level of service with empathy and compassion. If you have these attributes then you may want to join our team.

As a member of our team you will enjoy:

  • Family friendly and flexible hours
  • Career pathways and education and training opportunities
  • A friendly and supportive work environment
  • Competitive salaries and benefits
  • Salary packaging


We currently have  positions available.

Registered Nurses Vacancy



The following positions are available at our Residential Aged Care Facilities in Taroona (Mary’s Grange) and Lindisfarne (Fairway Rise).


2 x Full Time Registered Nurses


Permanent Day Work

Permanent Night Shift work


We have two (2) full time registered nurse vacancies at Fairway Rise in Lindisfarne, and Mary’s Grange in Taroona.  If you have sound clinical knowledge, good communication

skills and you are committed to the provision of high quality care to seniors, we are interested in talking to you.    The night shift role will be worked between Fairway Rise and

Mary’s Grange.  The day work role will be based at one of our Facilities in Hobart and will be used to provide backfill for any vacant day shifts that arise at any of our

5 sites.  Base Salary AUD $58753-$75103 per year


Casual Enrolled Nurses


Would you like the flexibility of working at any of our 5 residential aged care facilities in Hobart as an enrolled nurse?  Salary AUD $28.09-$29.05 per hour.


 If you would like to consider joining this dynamic organisation or would like to request a Position Description, please phone Herma Waters, Facility Manager on 03 6246 7203.


Closing Date Friday 12th, October 2018.

For employment enquiries  contact us.



Volunteering is a great way to make a difference in the lives of others and to meet new people and make new friends. Southern Cross Care has a strong contingent of volunteers and we always welcome more.

Any amount of time you can give is welcomed and of value in enhancing the wellbeing of our residents and clients.

A wide variety of skills are needed including driving, arts and crafts, music, gardening, assisting with activities and many more.

For more information about becoming a volunteer contact us or call 1300 761 198.



Special requirements for employees and Volunteers

Please note that it is a requirement of the Aged Care Act that all employees have a National Police Certificate that is no more than three years old. There are some serious offences that, if you have been convicted for one of these it may preclude you from employment or volunteering.

You will not be able to commence employment or volunteering until a suitable National Police Certificate is received. Southern Cross Care is happy to provide assistance in obtaining a National Police Certificate for our volunteers.