Enrolled Nurse - Rotamah Medical/Paediatrics/Palliative/Midwifery

Based in a beautiful part of Victoria, working for BRHS will enable you to pursue your profession and have a fantastic work/life balance. You will experience a relaxed lifestyle in a clean, green and beautiful area with significant natural and ecological advantages. With the Gippsland lakes and beaches, national parks and snowfields on your doorstep, this will be the best move you ever made!
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Department: Bairnsdale Regional Health Service
Work Type: Ongoing - full time or part time
Job Function: Medical and Nursing
Classification: As per advertisement
Work Location: Bairnsdale - Outer Gippsland area
Reference: VG/BRHS/CS/1664587
Closing Date: 09-Oct-2022
Salary Range: As per advertisement
Job Duration: N/A
Attachments: Position Description - Endorsed Enrolled Nurse - Rotamah - September 2022.docx.pdf (PDF, 545KB)
Job Specification

Contact: Michelle Wealands, Nurse Unit Manager, Rotamah
03 5150 3301

Position Details

Bairnsdale Regional Health Service is East Gippsland's largest employer and is a growing regional health service providing a comprehensive array of health care services to our community.  Located in the beautiful Victorian region of East Gippsland, you will relish a relaxed lifestyle living on the Gippsland Lakes and enjoy a rewarding work environment providing challenge, variety and a range of opportunities to progress your career.  

STATUS:            Ongoing, Full Time or 2 x Part time roles available

DEPARTMENT:  Rotamah Medical/Paediatrics/Palliative/Midwifery

A new opportunity has arisen to gain a permanent contract with our dedicated Rotamah nursing team.  This is a great chance to consolidate your nursing skills caring for general medical, palliative and paediatric patients as well as providing support as required in the maternity wing.

The Position:

In this position you will provide patient centred, compassionate nursing care using the principals of evidence based practice to improve patient care and service delivery.  You will gain invaluable experience in a multifaceted clinical environment working alongside a dedicated team of health professionals.

The Department:

Rotamah is a 17 bed unit which facilitates care for medical, paediatric, palliative and midwifery clients.  A mixture of Registered Nurses and Enrolled Nurses staff the ward.  Rotamah also provides placement and support for Registered and Enrolled undergraduate, graduate and postgraduate Nursing and Midwifery students. 

Why should you Apply?

This role offers the opportunity to become a valuable part of our skilled and supportive Rotamah nursing team where you will receive exposure to a range of situations and be supported to grow your skills and knowledge working regular shifts across the ward.

Key criteria you need:

  • Registration as an Endorsed Enrolled nurse with qualifications in Medication Administration and  Intravenous medication endorsement is essential.
  • Recent acute nursing experience with previous experience in palliative care well regarded.
  • 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.
  • Well-developed communication skills with the ability to utilise key principles to ensure a good clinical handover and escalation of care.

Please view the full key selection criteria in the position description


For more information contact Michelle Wealands, Nurse Unit Manager, Rotamah on 03 5150 3301

Applications by close of business: Sunday 9th October 2022

Applications are to be submitted by selecting “Apply Now” below and are to include:

  • Cover letter
  • Resume (including two recent referees)
  • Response to the full key selection criteria (as listed in the attached position description)

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In accordance with recent Victorian Public Health directions, all employees working in the Public Health system are required to be vaccinated against COVID-19.  Successful applicants will be required to provide evidence of full COVID19 vaccination prior to commencement.

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