Registered Nurses - Emergency

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: Nursing and Aged Care
Classification: As per award
Work Location: Gippsland - East Gippsland
Reference: VG/BRHS/CS/1564079
Closing Date: 22-Oct-2021
Salary Range: As per award
Job Duration: N/A
Attachments: Position Description - Registered Nurse - ML - Emergency - August 2021.docx.pdf (PDF, 538KB)
Job Specification

Contact: Trish Young, Nurse Unit Manager
03 5150 3360

Position Details

STATUSRange of fixed term positions available

HOURS:   Full Time or Part Time contracts - minimum of 48.0 hours per fortnight preferred

A range of fantastic opportunities exist at BRHS for skilled nurses with Emergency or Critical Care experience to join our dedicated team of ED professionals.  Additional opportunities are also currently available for fixed term contracts and roles in our Short Stay Unit.  Be bold and make the lifestyle change now to a beautiful part of regional Victoria, whilst still being able to pursue your career goals.  

The Position:

In this role you will enjoy being part of a collaborative and supportive team environment whose focus is on providing high quality, effective care.  You will further develop your skills with exposure to a wide range of ED presentations, providing challenge and diversity to your daily work. You will be encouraged and supported to further your professional development with a range of future career opportunities available based on your interests and capabilities.

The Team:

The BRHS Emergency Department provides trauma and emergency healthcare to the Bairnsdale area and the wider East Gippsland region. The department includes a 5 bed Short Stay Unit and an Emergency Nurse Practitioner operating out of a fast track treatment area.  Medical staffing is comprised of ED SMO's with strong support from HMO's, interns and the VMO community.  A high dependency unit operates within the Medical/Surgical ward providing additional opportunity for skill growth.

 Key Requirements:

  • AHPRA registration and a minimum of 3 years recent Emergency or critical care nursing experience
  • An advanced level of physical assessment capabilities (Primary and Secondary survey assessments)
  • A sound understanding of discharge planning and early referral to support services
  • Proven understanding of and demonstrated commitment to person-centered care
  • Proven ability to respond appropriately and prioritise accordingly in pressure situations
  • Demonstrated well developed communication and negotiation skills i

Why should you Apply?

  • Enjoy our collaborative environment which recognises your capabilities and will rapidly expand your skills
  • Opportunities for advancement are encouraged and supported
  • An amazing lifestyle with the Gippsland Lakes, beaches & national parks on your door step.
  • Reduced living costs with affordable housing, entertainment and education.
  • Rewarding community connections
  • Salary - $70,818 - $89,903 per annum dependant on experience

Interested?

For more information contact Trish Young, Nurse Unit Manager on 03 5150 3360. 

Applications by close of business: Sunday 22nd October 2021

Applications are to include a covering letter, resume and response to the key selection criteria as listed in the position description and be submitted by selecting “Apply Now” below.

Please read our application guidelines here

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