Endorsed Enrolled Nurse - Tambo

An exciting opportunity has arisen for an Endorsed Enrolled Nurse to join the team in our Tambo Medical/Surgical ward in this ongoing position.
Job Details

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Department: Bairnsdale Regional Health Service
Work Type: Ongoing - part time
Job Function: Nursing and Aged Care
Classification: As per award
Work Location: Gippsland - East Gippsland
Reference: VG/BRHS/CS/1371128
Closing Date: 17-Dec-2018
Salary Range: As per award
Job Duration: N/A
Attachments: Position Description - Endorsed Enrolled Nurse - Tambo - 1371128 - December 2018.pdf (PDF, 282KB)
Job Specification

Contact: Sue Hutton, Acting Clinical Operations Manager
03 5150 3412

Position Details

An exciting opportunity has arisen for an Endorsed Enrolled Nurse to join the team in our Tambo Medical/Surgical ward in this ongoing position.

The newly built Tambo ward contains 34 beds with a 4 bed higher acuity area and 2 bariatric beds.  The unit provides care for a large spectrum of medical conditions and post-operative care for gynaecology, urology, ophthalmology, orthopaedics, ENT, general surgery patients.  The ward also has facilities for cardiac monitoring via both mobile telemetry units and fixed monitors.

This role will provide you with the opportunity to work in our new facility where you will receive strong support from our dedicated nursing team combined with ongoing professional development opportunities enabling you to deliver first class patient centred care.

The ideal applicant will have:

  • A Nursing and Midwifery Board of Australia (NMBA) approved qualification in administration of medicines.
  • Recent acute medical or surgical nursing experience is preferred
  • Well-developed clinical assessment skills with the ability to apply the escalation of care principles.
  • Excellent care planning skills with a good understanding of and commitment to providing patient centred care with a compassionate approach.
  • A good understanding of discharge planning and transition of care issues so as to achieve safe and timely discharge;
  • Well-developed communication skills with the ability to utilise key principles to ensure a good clinical handover and escalation of care.
  • Excellent interpersonal skills with the proven ability to effectively manage conflict
  • A NMBA approved qualification in Intravenous medication administration is preferred.

The successful applicant will benefit from:

  • Competitive remuneration
  • Training and development opportunities
  • Employee assistance program
  • Health and Wellbeing program including gym membership at corporate rates
  • Reward and Recognition program
  • Easy car parking
  • Staff dining room

For more information on the positions, please contact:

Susan Hutton, Acting Clinical Operations Manager on 03 5150 3412

Applications by close of business: Monday 17 December 2018

Further position details are available in the attached position description.

Applications are to include a covering letter, resume (including two professional referees) and response to the key selection criteria as listed in the position description.  Applications are to be submitted by selecting the "Apply Now" button below.

A satisfactory National Police Check (no older than 12 months) and Health Declaration must be provided prior to commencement at BRHS.  

For more information on Bairnsdale Regional Health Service please visit www.brhs.com.au

For information on East Gippsland visit  www.visiteastgippsland.com.au.

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