Registered Nurses - Medical/Palliative

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Department: Bairnsdale Regional Health Service
Work Type: Various
Job Function: Medical and Nursing
Classification: As per advertisement
Work Location: Bairnsdale - Outer Gippsland area
Reference: VG/ROTAMAH1779075
Closing Date: 30-Sep-2024
Salary Range: As per advertisement
Job Duration: Ongoing
Attachments: Position Description- Registered Nurse - Rotamah -February 2024.pdf (PDF, 250KB)
Job Specification

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

Position Details

  • Rewarding and diverse role with greater continuity of care
  • Full time or part time – you choose!
  • Visa sponsorship available for eligible international nurses

If you are an enthusiastic Registered Nurse looking to grow your nursing skills caring for a diverse mix of patients in a supported environment, this is a great opportunity to join a dedicated, supportive team in our Rotamah ward. Opportunities are available for a variety of part time or full time positions.

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

The department:
You will work in our Rotamah ward, which is a 17 bed Midwifery, Paediatric, Palliative and General Medical ward providing a diverse mix of patient care requirements. Patient care is provided by a skilled nursing and midwifery team and is well supported by Medical, Allied Health & Ancillary staff. Midwives, Registered & Enrolled Nurses are responsible for specific divisions of the ward but also work together to provide care for the whole client cohort, presenting opportunities for our nurses to have broader exposure to Maternity. You will enjoy a diverse environment with variety and change part of every shift, making your work interesting, challenging and rewarding.

What you need:
• AHPRA registration, BLS and a minimum of 12 months recent acute nursing experience
• Excellent clinical assessment skills with the ability to apply the escalation of care principles
• A well-developed understanding of discharge planning and transition of care issues

Please view the full key selection criteria as listed in the position description

Why should you apply?
• Be part of a professional team and enjoy close comradeship
• Grow your career with opportunities for advancement encouraged and supported
• Relish greater community connection and a fantastic work/life balance in beautiful East Gippsland
• Relocation support for international applicants, including initial accommodation at no cost
• Extensive salary packaging options to increase your take home pay

Interested?
For more information, contact: Michelle Wealands, Nurse Unit Manager, Rotamah on 03 5150 3301
An application closing date does not currently apply to this vacancy.  Eligible candidates will be interviewed as applications are received and the position will close once all vacant hours are filled. 

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 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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