Assistant In Nursing

For over 50 years, SummitCare has cared for and supported the wellbeing of many people throughout the Sydney and Newcastle regions of NSW. We have built a reputation for providing the highest standards of care through our residential centres and respite care options.

We offer our team members meaningful roles and positive workplaces; training and development and solid career opportunities; and support through staff wellbeing initiatives.

SummitCare now has the multiple Assistant Nurses positions available at our Penrith centre. Successful applicants will be appointed on a casual basis .

Assistant Nurses will be responsible for ensuring that the day-to-day individual care needs of the residents are met and maintained, under the supervision and direction of the Registered Nurse.


The successful candidates will work to a high standard of practice to collaboratively deliver care and support that promotes client choice and control, allowing clients to direct their own care and support in line with the agreed individual care and support plan.


  • Completed Certificate III (or higher) in Individual Support (Aged Care)

  • A commitment from you on your advised availability

  • Willingness to develop skills in line with current care and support practices relevant to aged care


We look forward to receiving your resume and a cover letter outlining how you meet the criteria in the description above. As we are keen to see the right person settle into the role quickly, we encourage you to apply early.

We believe that recruitment for our roles should be on merit alone and recognise the importance of a positive, barrier-free recruitment process and a supportive work environment. If you have any special support or access requirements, we encourage you to advise us during your application.

The Fine Print

For candidates: You must have the right to live and work in Australia to be considered for our roles, and that candidates may be subject to a range of probity and wellbeing checks in the recruitment process.

For recruiters: we appreciate your work, but wish to recruit for this role directly .