Registered Nurses - Emergency Department

Time for a lifestyle change? Join a workplace that’s friendly & welcoming!! Located on the beautiful Great South Coast, South West Healthcare offers a comprehensive range of medical, surgical and psychiatric services. The Warrnambool campus has recently undergone a major capital redevelopment and is considered one of the most modern and technologically advanced health services in regional Australia. South West Healthcare is the major clinical and specialist referral centre for South West Victoria. The organisation serves a catchment in excess of 110,000 and comprises of a total of 282 beds (216 acute, 36 aged care and 30 mental health) and an extensive range of primary and community services. The town has a population of over 33,380 and is a popular seaside resort located 264 kilometres southwest of Melbourne. The city boasts excellent sporting, education (pre-school to university), social and cultural facilities. Warrnambool’s award winning foreshore promenade is a 5.7km path that stretches from the breakwater along the coastline to the Hopkins River mouth. The promenade is very popular and you can walk, run, ride or skate along this scenic trail. Almost every year between June and September the Southern Right Whales return to the waters off Warrnambool and often swim within a hundred meters of the shore.
Job Details
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Department: South West Healthcare
Work Type: Ongoing - full time or part time
Job Function: Medical and Nursing
Classification: As per award
Work Location: South West - Warrnambool
Reference: VG/1377737
Closing Date: 24-Feb-2019
Salary Range: As per award
Job Duration: N/A
Attachments: Registered Nurse - Grade 2 Yr 2 to 10 Emergency Department 2019.pdf (PDF, 317KB)


Contact: Human Resources
55644155

Position Details

Warrnambool is a popular seaside city located 264 kilometres southwest of Melbourne, with a population of 34,000.  The city boasts excellent sporting, education, social and cultural facilities offering an attractive lifestyle opportunity.  There are several thriving industries within and surrounding Warrnambool.   

South West Healthcare, Warrnambool Hospital Campus, has 192 inpatient beds and is the major specialist referral centre for southwest Victoria, providing a comprehensive range of specialist services. The Warrnambool campus treats in excess of 15,000 inpatients and 25,000 Emergency Department patients per annum, is a designated Regional Trauma Service and has a 6 bed Critical Care Unit.  

Applications are invited from suitable Registered Nurses to undertake full or part time positions within our Emergency Department. Applicants must have a post graduate critical care / emergency qualification.

The successful candidates should be currently registered with AHPRA as a Registered Nurse and should have demonstrated high level clinical and problem solving skills together with the ability to communicate effectively at all levels.  

The position will be classified from the Nurse and Midwives' (Victoria Public Sector) (Single Interest Employer Agreement 2016- 2020 Grade 2 Year 2-10, with applicable qualification allowance.

A position description and further details can be found at our website under Careers. 

For specific enquiries regarding the role, please contact Peter Logan (Deputy Director of Nursing) on (03) 5563 1436 or email plogan@swh.net.au  

The successful applicant will be required to consent to and undergo a Police Record Check and provide evidence of current Immunisation status in alignment with South West Healthcare's Immunisation Policy. 

Applications are to be submitted online via our website only under Careers and need to include: an application letter, full personal particulars, qualifications and experience; together with the names of three (3) referees by Sunday 24 February 2019.  Other documents you feel are relevant may also be attached: however this is limited to 5 documents and there is also a size limitation of no greater than 2 Mega Bytes. 

Note: If you experience any difficulties with this website or completing the application process, please send an email to: humanresources@swh.net.au Please note this address is for enquiries only and application cannot be submitted via this email.


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