Registered Nurse - High Dependency Unit

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.

Echuca Regional Health is the winner of the 2018 Premier’s Medium Health Services of the Year, and is an innovative health service.

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 $75 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 - full time or part time
Job Function: Medical and Nursing
Classification: As per award
Work Location: North West - Campaspe
Reference: VG/RNHDU090119
Closing Date: 16-Jun-2019
Salary Range: As per award
Job Duration: N/A
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Contact: Jodie Smith
(03) 5485 5386

Position Details

Registered Nurse –High Dependency Unit


Are you a Registered Nurse with Critical Care experience?

Would you like an opportunity to advance your clinical assessment knowledge and skills?

If so, we would like to hear from you!

Echuca Regional Health Medical Ward is a 26 bed ward (20 Medical and 6 High Dependency beds) and has been awarded the Medium Health Service of the Year 2018.

Our team is searching for suitably experienced Registered Nurses interested in working in this challenging environment. Our nursing team is well supported and works in collaboration with all disciplines. 

Do you have;

  • Experience working in HDU/ICU/ED
  • Advanced clinical assessment skills
  • Demonstrated problem solving and decision making skill
  • High level interpersonal skills
  • Post graduate qualification in Critical Care Nursing/Acute Care nursing OR an interest in undertaking post graduate studies 

We have many work place benefits including on site accommodation, salary packaging, social club, free parking and a cafeteria with great coffee! 

If you are considering a tree change, don't hesitate to give me a call and come in for a tour of our fantastic health service. You won't be disappointed! 

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; and
  4. Three professional referees. 

Enquiries about the above positions should be directed to the NUM Jodie Smith (03) 54855386 

We encourage Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders to apply. 

Applications close midnight on June 16th 2019


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