Registered Nurse - Operating Suites Fixed Term

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Department: West Gippsland Health Group
Work Type: Fixed term - part time
Job Function: Medical and Nursing
Classification: As per award
Work Location: Gippsland - Baw Baw
Reference: VG/1307190
Closing Date: 26-Nov-2017
Salary Range: As per award
Job Duration: N/A
Attachments: PD Registered Nurse Grade 2 - Operating Suites.pdf (PDF, 462KB)

Contact: Todd Griffiths
03 5623 0777

Position Details

Operating Suites

Registered Nurse Grade 2

Fixed Term Part-Time Maternity Leave Hours available


Situated in Warragul, approx. 100kms east of Melbourne, we are seeking experienced, enthusiastic nurses with a passion for all that is perioperative!


Our local area is expanding at a rapid rate and with funding for expansion of our department having been approved we need new staff members to help us move forward with these exciting developments.  Our unit has registered nurses working in anaesthetics, PACU, and intraoperative roles.  On call duties require one night per week and one weekend per 4-5 weeks, with overnight accommodation available for those out of area.

West Gippsland Healthcare has a very supportive learning and development team with onsite education programs and simulation rooms. An ALS training package and certification is offered for operating suites staff. Support is also available for those wishing to undertake post graduate studies in perioperative nursing. We also have salary packaging available and free car parking.


The ideal candidates would have the following

  • Have current AHPRA registration
  • Some experience in perioperative nursing
  • Be willing to extend their knowledge and skills to all roles within the operating suites
  • Have the flexibility to work all shifts and on call duties
  • Be committed to being part of a regular team environment in a close knit community
  • Interested in obtaining post graduate qualifications in the future (if not already)
  • Well-developed organisation, communication and interpersonal skills


Working with us

All appointments with the West Gippsland Healthcare Group are subject to the satisfactory return of professional reference checks and a National Police History check. This position also requires a valid Working with Children Check. This organisation promotes the safety, wellbeing and inclusion of all children, including those with a disability. A six month probationary period applies to all new appointments. The West Gippsland Healthcare Group is an equal opportunity employer.


Further information and how to apply

For further information regarding this position and hours available, contact Todd Griffiths, Perioperative Services Manager on 03 5623 0777 or email A copy of the position description for this role is available by clicking on the apply now button below.  Applications should be lodged online, including a covering letter addressing the selection criteria and your resume.

Applications close Sunday 26 November 2017.

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