Critical Care Registered Nurse (CCRN) - ICU

Job posted: 04/09/2020
Applications close: 23/10/2020 (Midnight)
3 days remaining

3 days remaining

Job Description

Location: Melbourne | Northern Metropolitan

Job type: Not provided

Organisation: Melbourne Health

Salary: Salary not specified

Occupation: Nursing

Reference: 54095

Reference: 54095

Occupation: Nursing

Salary Range: Salary not specified

Work location: Melbourne | Northern Metropolitan

  • Join a team with a supportive and exciting learning environment

  • Provide high quality patient care consistent with the Royal Melbourne Hospital ICU

  • Permanent and fixed term hours available, working a rotating roster

The Royal Melbourne Hospital is one of Victoria’s largest hospitals providing a comprehensive range of health services including acute, sub-acute, general, and specialist medical services throughout inpatient and community based facilities. We are also a proud part of the world renowned Melbourne Biomedical Precinct, working in collaboration to advance research for continuous improvement of clinical care.

The Royal Melbourne Hospital is a world-class teaching hospital and one of Victoria’s largest Trauma Centres. It provides general, specialist and trauma services and offers an exciting opportunity to further your specialty nursing skills through postgraduate study.

We are looking for passionate and dedicated individuals to join our Intensive Care Unit team. Permanent and Fixed Term positions are available, working a rotating roster, based at Royal Melbourne Hospital - City Campus.

Your Opportunity:

  • Provide high quality patient care consistent with the Royal Melbourne Hospital ICU standards. 

  • The Intensive Care Unit provides a supportive and exciting learning environment.

  • The current state of the art ICU consists of 42 beds and provides care to over 3000 patients each year, including Cardio-thoracic, Trauma, Neurosurgical, Oncology and Medical-surgical patients.

  • The ICU facility within the Royal Melbourne Hospital provides services to the Victorian Comprehensive Cancer center partners, the Peter MacCallum Hospital and the Women’s hospital across the Parkville precinct.

  • Permanent and fixed term hours are available working a rotating roster of 8, 10 or 12 hour shifts within the Intensive Care Unit at The Royal Melbourne Hospital.

About You:

  • Postgraduate qualification in critical care nursing (ICU)

  • Current ICU Experience in an acute hospital

  • Minimum 2 years post qualification consolidation period

  • Current registration with Australian Health Practitioners Regulation Agency (AHPRA)

  • Highly developed communication and interpersonal skills

  • Enthusiastic and organised approach to work independently and within multi-disciplinary teams

  • Demonstrated provision of high quality patient centred care

  • Developed assessment, clinical reasoning, problem solving and prioritisation skills

  • High level of reliability and professional conduct within the Royal Melbourne Hospital's values

  • Self directed and team oriented professional, incorporating the Melbourne Health values and behaviours.

  • Demonstrated commitment to continuing professional development towards the nursing profession.


  • A Values based organisation offering great prospects for career diversity and professional advancement, including training and research opportunities, and access to mentorship and leadership programs.

  • Comprehensive Health & Wellbeing Programs including; On-site staff gym, Staff Medical Service, Employee Assistance Program, Peer Support Program - run by our dedicated employees.

  • Salary packaging options, monthly ADOs for full time staff (That’s an additional day off every month!), discounted onsite car parking, close to public transport.


Apply Now! - Interviews will commence as soon as suitable applicants are received.

Applications must includea CV, a cover letter addressed to the Nurse Unit Manager responding to the selection criteria and the contact details of two clinical referees.

Find out more about The Royal Melbourne Hospital https://www.thermh.org.au If you have any questions or require more information, connect with us. We look forward to hearing from you.

The Royal Melbourne Hospital is committed to Equal Employment Opportunity, ethical practice, and the principles of Cultural Diversity and social inclusion.

All appointments are made subject to a satisfactory Criminal History Record Check and a Working With Children Check. Successful applicants will be required to provide evidence of an immunisation assessment prior to commencement.

Critical Care Registered Nurse (CCRN) - ICU

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Michelle Spence - 0393429100

Critical Care Registered Nurse (CCRN) - ICU