Critical Care Registered Nurse - ICU

Job posted: 09/03/2021
Applications close: 31/08/2021 (Midnight)
38 days remaining

38 days remaining

Job Description

Location: Melbourne | Northern Metropolitan

Job type: Not provided

Organisation: Melbourne Health

Salary: Salary not specified

Occupation: Nursing

Reference: 56184

Reference: 56184

Occupation: Nursing

Salary Range: Salary not specified

Work location: Melbourne | Northern Metropolitan

Critical Care Registered Nurse - ICU

Applications are now open for Experienced and University Qualified Critical Care (ICU) Registered Nurses  

  • Join the RMH ICU team

  • Work in a supportive and exciting learning environment

  • Permanent and Fixed Term hours available

  • Rotating roster of 8, 10 or 12 hour shifts

The Royal Melbourne Hospital

As one of the largest health services in Victoria, and a team of more than 10,000 strong, we provide a comprehensive range of specialist medical, surgical, and mental health services; as well as rehabilitation, aged care, outpatient and community programs. We are a designated state-wide provider for services including trauma, and we lead centres of excellence for tertiary services in several key specialties including neurosciences, nephrology, oncology, cardiology and virtual health.

Your new team

  • 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 2800 patients each year, including Cardio-thoracic, Trauma, Neurosurgical, Oncology and Medical-surgical patients. 

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

Your success in this role, will be in your ability to

  • Ability to practice collaboratively as part of the multidisciplinary health care team

  • Provide high quality standards of patient care, including the assessment, planning, implementation and evaluation for care 

  • Accept accountability for own actions and seek guidance if situations exceed the scope of practice of a Registered Nurse

  • Demonstrate knowledge/competency in performance of clinical skills relevant to level of expertise

  • Utilise available resources in the most cost effective manner and promotes and participates in quality activities.

Your Contribution

  • Postgraduate qualification in critical care nursing (ICU)

  • Current ICU Experience in an acute hospital

  • 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 Melbourne Health values

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

Our Commitment to you


Here at The RMH we strive for excellence with a strong purpose that defines the work we do for our community – Advancing health for everyone, every day. This is the Melbourne Way.  

The RMH stands in solidarity with Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people in work and care. We are proud to be a workplace that champions diversity, inclusion and equality for our staff and our community. Our goal is for our people to feel safe, included and supported so that they can be at their best every single day. We encourage talented people from all backgrounds, abilities and identities to apply to our vacancies, and will consider adjustments to support such applications.




Applications must include a cover letter addressed to the Nurse Unit Manager, a CV, selection criteria as per the PD addressed and the contact details of two clinical referees.

For a confidential discussion please connect via the details below.


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 - ICU

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Michelle Spence - ICU NUM - 93429100

Critical Care Registered Nurse - ICU