Registered Nurses - Pool

Echuca Regional Health is located just 200 kilometres north from Melbourne, in the beautiful riverside location of Echuca-Moama. Echuca-Moama offers a wide range of sporting and leisure activities for people of all ages. Whether you are into fishing, water skiing, golf, camping or enjoy fine food and wine, the Echuca-Moama region has plenty to offer.

After a $65 million redevelopment completed in August 2015, Echuca Regional Health comprises 113 beds providing a comprehensive range of services including emergency, medical, surgical, maternity, paediatric, urology, orthopaedic, ophthalmology, dental, chemotherapy and haemodialysis services. Echuca Regional Health encompasses an aged care service, Glanville Village, which accommodates 60 residential beds.

Echuca Regional Health is the largest employer in the Campaspe Shire, employing over 750 staff. The health service has an operating budget of $64 million and returns in excess of $35 million each year to our community in salaries, wages and purchases from local businesses. With a strong focus on increasing our capacity as a sub-Regional teaching health service, Echuca Regional Health employees are dedicated professionals who strive to deliver the best possible care to their community.

Employee and family benefits include:

* Comprehensive learning and development program

* Flexible employment practices

* Salary packaging

* Extended employee assistance program (including support for family members)

* Employee health and wellbeing initiatives

* Employee recognition program

* Free onsite parking.

Echuca Regional Health is an equal employment opportunity employer.

Echuca Regional Health says NO to Family Violence.

Job Details
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Department: Echuca Regional Health
Work Type: Ongoing - part time
Job Function: Medical and Nursing
Classification: As per award
Work Location: North West - Campaspe
Reference: VG/POOL030818
Closing Date: 30-Jun-2019
Salary Range: As per award
Job Duration: N/A
Attachments: Applying for Work at ERH 2018.pdf (PDF, 124KB)

Registered Nurse Grade 2 Yr 2-10 Aug 17.docx (Word, 481KB)

Contact: Meran Hyden
(03) 5485 5277

Position Details

Pool Registered Nurses

Applications are sought from registered nurses with a minimum of 3 years experience in acute nursing to work in Pool at Echuca Regional Health.   Experience in speciality areas such as Emergency, Maternity, Rehabilitation or Theatre would be an advantage.

Pool nursing staff are permanent employees rostered to work in a variety of shifts in a variety of locations including the Emergency Department, wards and aged care, and may also work in other areas suitable to their experience and skills. Pool staff may be seconded to departments for defined periods of time or may be allocated to the Pool Roster and be allocated to different departments on a shift by shift basis. 

Pool positions transition to permanent positions in other departments as suitable positions become available. 

This position requires completion of a satisfactory National Police Check prior to appointment.

How to Apply:

Please take the time to read the position description attached to this advertisement.  Your application must outline how your skills, knowledge and personal attributes relate to the key selection criteria. 

All applicants are encouraged to apply online.  If you experience technical difficulty please contact: 1300 366 356 for assistance.  If you require access to a computer to complete your online application please contact our Education Department: 03 54855286. 

Applications must include:

  1. A covering letter;
  2. Resume;
  3. Completed online questionnaire;
  4. Three professional referees; and
  5. A document addressing the Key Selection Criteria within the Position  Description

Enquiries about this position should be directed to Meran Hyden, on: (03)  54855277

We encourage Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders to apply. 

There is no closing date for this position, applications are welcome any time.

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