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Critical Care Registered Nurse (CCRN) - CCU, Casey

Job posted: 27/05/2022
Applications close: 01/08/2022 (Midnight)
30 days remaining

30 days remaining

Job Description

Location: Melbourne | Eastern Metropolitan

Job type: Not provided

Organisation: Monash Health

Salary: Salary not specified

Occupation: Nursing

Reference: 53594

Reference: 53594

Occupation: Nursing

Salary Range: Salary not specified

Work location: Melbourne | Eastern Metropolitan

Working in healthcare has never been more important or meaningful. Showcase your passion and leadership in work that really makes a difference. 


Monash Health General Medicine Program has Ongoing Registered Nurse positions available with the opportunity to further progress your knowledge and skills while you upskill in Cardiac and Respiratory Care


A day in the life of an Registered Nurse  – Tower 2 Casey


We guarantee that no two days will be the same.


You’ll enjoy the variety and challenge that comes from working with skilled senior staff clinical mentors, while being supported by others in the leadership team across the program and across our large, complex health service. Your work will include:



  • Patient centred provision of care to our cohort of patients in Monash Heart Cardiac Care Unit

  • Role modelling to other staff and working within the team collaboratively

  • Participating in quality improvement across the program to support best practice


Ours is a highly connected team with strong shared values and a commitment to excellence.


We are currently seeking applicants for the position of Critical Care Registered Nurse and wish to progress their nursing career in Cardiac Care and enhancing their clinical knowledge in this field of Nursing. Work closely in supporting the team to ensure the provision of safe and effective care as well as assist with the efficient management of the ward on a shift basis. We have recently hired excellent nursing talent and have more opportunities available for RN's seeking to upskill and are passionate about delivering patient centred care within an acute General Medicine /Cardiac Care Ward.


Why Monash Heart Cardiac Care Unit, Casey


Tower 2 (T2) at Casey is a 32 bed Cardiac Care Unit that includes 8 HDU and 8 step down cardiology beds, plus 16 cardiology/general medical telemetry. We manage patients with high acute cardiac and Respiratory conditions that require monitoring and cardiac management, including Non-Invasive Ventilation. We offer a supportive and friendly environment and our focus is to deliver excellence in patient care in partnership with multidisciplinary teams, care givers and the wider community.


The Program offers:



  • services to a multicultural patient cohort which supports diversity and equity for all patients and families

  • A leadership team that fosters high performing talent and career progression

  • A welcoming team and positive culture

  • Professional development and consistent upskilling opportunitiesWe have ongoing full and part time opportunities 24/7 rotational roster and are able to work a minimum of 24 hours per week, up to full time.


Based in the Casey catchment area, you are in the growth corridor of SE Melbourne and the facilities and demand continue to grow , along with the community. You have the option of car parking or access to public transport within walking distance. Work across a rotating roster to ensure a great, work-life balance. There are also employment benefits such as:



  • a comprehensive Health and Wellbeing program;

  • salary packaging options that increase your take-home pay;

  • free flu vaccinations;

  • travel clinic and Employee Imaging Service;

  • Employee Assistance Program available to employees and their families; and

  • private health insurance at discounted rates.


What you will bring



  • Post graduate qualification in Cardiac or Critical Care

  • Recent experience with Advanced Life Support

  • Demonstrated proficiency in cardiac rhythm recognition

  • Demonstrated proficiency in acute care clinical skills

  • Demonstrated recognition and management of the deteriorating patient

  • Australian working rights

  • Current AHPRA registration

  • Registered with Nursing and Midwifery Board of Australia via AHPRA


About our Monash Health 


More than 22,000 of us work at over 40 care locations across south-east Melbourne, including seven hospitals and an extensive network of rehabilitation, aged care, community health and mental health facilities. 


Monash Health recognises the value of equal employment opportunity and is committed to patient safety and promoting fairness, equity and diversity in the workplace.  At Monash Health we are relentless in our pursuit of excellence and work to our six guiding principles.


For a confidential discussion and to explore the opportunity further, please call Lucy Johnston on 0436626130.


For more details about the role plus how to apply, please refer to attached ‘Application Guide’ located under Position Documents.

Critical Care Registered Nurse (CCRN) - CCU, Casey

Job type:

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Contact:

Bridget Fernandez - 87682640
bridget.fernandez@monashhealth.org

Critical Care Registered Nurse (CCRN) - CCU, Casey