The leading Melbourne Aged Care Nursing Agency

Since 2010, Chris Barnard Nursing Agency has been helping aged care providers across Melbourne and Gippsland care for their residents. As your partners in quality care provision, we work alongside you to fulfill your staffing needs.

Our experience means we understand your workforce requirements and the challenges around delivering consistent and continuous care. Our reliable staffing solutions give you greater flexibility, helping ensure you meet your obligations while controlling your costs. Plus, we’re friendly and fun to work with. We know each of our clients by name, so you’ll always speak to someone who treats you as a person, not a number!

Why Chris Barnard?

Exceptional Service

We know aged care staffing can be fraught with challenges. Our team is dedicated to making the process smooth and stress-free, so you can get on with caring for people’s loved ones.

Reduced Risk

We understand that risk management is vital in aged care. Our experienced members are ready to “hit the ground running”, helping ensure you’re never short of skilled nurses and carers.

Our Human Heart

At Chris Barnard Nursing Agency, people are our focus. We get to know the needs of your business, so we can connect you with skilled, caring staff who’ll reflect your values and professional standards.

Aged Care Expertise

Our aged care focus means we have a proven record of filling aged care roles successfully. Whether you need a permanent facility manager, a contract cleaner or a PCA to fill a shift, our team can help.

The Ideal Size

As a boutique business, we’re large enough to provide the services of a big agency while maintaining the personal touch. We plan to stay that way, so we can keep delivering the exceptional customer service our reputation is built on.

Proven Quality

Our quality commitment has seen us win multiple Australian Achiever Awards for Excellence in Customer Service in Australian Retirement and Care Services. We also hold ISO accreditation for our management systems.

Our Melbourne and Gippsland Aged Care Staffing Solutions

At Chris Bannard Nursing Agency, we can connect you with qualified, hand-picked people for all aged care roles, including:

  Facility Managers/Directors of Nursing

  Clinical Care Coordinators/Care Managers

  Registered Nurses

  Enrolled Nurses

  Personal Care Assistants

  Medical Escort Services

  Food Service Assistants

  Laundry Assistant


Complete Aged Car workforce solutions!

Our friendly team is on hand to provide job-ready aged care personnel throughout Melbourne and Gippsland. We can help you with:

Unplanned sick leave and annual leave coverage, contract staff for planned annual leave, training, and clinical rotations & permanent recruitment.

Our Aged Care service areas in Melbourne

Here's what our clients tell us about why they choose us for their aged care workforce needs.
LindaRoster Co-ordinator
The service that Chris Barnard Nursing Agency supplies is always outstanding. They are morally and ethically fantastic.
AngelaDirector of Nursing
They are a boutique nursing agency which I think is good. They are easy to deal with, honest and friendly, and always very focused on customer service.
Mary-AnneStaffing & Compliance Coordinator
I have found that the team at Chris Barnard Nursing Agency bend over backwards to meet our needs.
We're always looking for compassionate and caring nurses, carers and student nurses to join our fun and friendly team. Sound like you? 

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