Registered Nurse - GEM Program

Job Details
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Department: West Gippsland Health Group
Work Type: Ongoing - full or part time
Job Function: Medical and Nursing
Classification: As per award
Work Location: Gippsland - Baw Baw
Reference: VG/1313094
Closing Date: 21-Jan-2018
Salary Range: As per award
Job Duration: N/A
Attachments: PD Registered Nurse - GEM.pdf (PDF, 137KB)
Job Specification

Contact: Susan Smith / Sherrie Boucher
03 5624 0575 / 03 5623 0769

Position Details

Registered Nurse Grade 2

Continuing & Complex Care

Subacute Care Geriatric Evaluation Management (GEM)

A range of permanent hours available

We currently have ongoing hours available in our Geriatric Evaluation Management program for suitably qualified Nurses. Experience or post graduate qualifications in gerontology or rehabilitation would be highly regarded however not necessary. We offer a friendly, team focused work environment, comprehensive orientation to the department and organisation, in house salary packaging and free car parking. We have a learning culture that encourages ongoing education and offer generous study leave, support and assistance from our Clinical Educators.



  • Current registration with AHPRA.
  • Excellent organisational skills.
  • Well-developed communication, interpersonal, negotiation and problem solving skills.
  • Commitment to oversee the processes required for a quality service with a patient centred focus.
  • Flexibility and the ability to work all shifts.
  • Commitment to a team approach to care delivery.


Candidates with the following would be highly regarded:

  • Recent experience in Geriatric Nursing or rehabilitation.
  • Recent experience in a Medical Nursing.


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. Our 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 and a Child Safe organisation.


How to apply

You can view details for this role (including a position description) and submit your application online via our website - under the Employment section. Further details regarding this role may be obtained from Susan Smith Continuing & Complex Care Manager on 03 56240575 or email or Sherrie Boucher, Manager Cooinda Lodge on 03 5623 0769 or email  Applications should be lodged online, including a covering letter, resume and three current referees.


Applications close 21st January 2018. 

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