Registered Nurse - Flanagan Rehabilitation

This role offers a great opportunity to consolidate your nursing skills in a supported environment and enjoy the benefits of a permanent position and roster.
Job Details

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Department: Bairnsdale Regional Health Service
Work Type: Ongoing - part time
Job Function: Medical and Nursing
Classification: As per award
Work Location: Gippsland - East Gippsland
Reference: VG/BRHS/CS/1379267
Closing Date: 17-Feb-2019
Salary Range: As per award
Job Duration: N/A
Attachments: Position Description - Registered Nurse Flanagan - 1379267 - January 2019.docx.pdf (PDF, 281KB)
Job Specification

Contact: Suzanne McArthur, Care Coordination Manager
03 5150 3457

Position Details

STATUS: Part Time, Ongoing

HOURS: 40.0 hours per fortnight

DEPARTMENT:   Flanagan Rehabilitation

We are seeking a dedicated and enthusiastic Registered Nurse to join our Flanagan Rehabilitation team on a permanent basis.  This is a great opportunity to secure an ongoing role, further your rehabilitation nursing skills and enjoy being part of a supportive multidisciplinary team.  Whilst experience in acute and/or rehabilitation nursing is highly desirable, applications without this experience will be considered and learning will be supported.

As a Registered Nurse in Flanagan, your role will be to provide a high standard of nursing care to those people requiring sub-acute inpatient care and support the effective and timely transition back to their home through goal-based care plans and effective discharge planning.

The Flanagan Rehabilitation Ward is a 20 bed unit comprised of 17 Rehabilitation / Geriatric Evaluation and Management beds, 2 Transition Care Program (TCP) beds and 1 alcohol and drug detoxification bed providing a diverse mix of patient care requirements.


The ideal applicants will have:

  • Demonstrated competence in a clinical setting preferably in the sub-acute setting
  • Demonstrated ability to undertake full patient assessments and develop a goal based care plan  
  • Well-developed skills and knowledge of discharge planning and transition of care and proven participation in complex discharging planning
  • Demonstrated well developed communication and negotiation skills
  • Proven commitment to the provision of excellent customer service and patient centred care
  • Recent acute nursing experience is highly desirable
  • Rehabilitation nursing experience would be an advantage


The successful applicant will benefit from: 

  • An attractive remuneration package negotiated dependant on qualifications and experience.
  • Access to an extensive range of salary packaging options including novated leasing, meal, entertainment and venue hire card and relocation expenses.
  • Ongoing paid professional development leave
  • Employee assistance program
  • Health and Wellbeing program including gym membership at corporate rates
  • Staff dining room


For more information on the position, please contact:

Suzanne McArthur, Care Coordination and Sub-acute Inpatient Manager on 03 5150 3457

Applications by close of business:

Sunday 17 February 2019

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.  

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