Graduate Nurse (Collaborative LRH & Yarram District Health Service)

Job posted: 08/06/2021
Applications close: 06/07/2021 (Midnight)
20 days remaining

20 days remaining

Job Description

Location: Melbourne | Eastern Metropolitan, Gippsland | Traralgon

Job type: Not provided

Organisation: Latrobe Regional Hospital

Salary: Salary not specified

Occupation: Nursing

Reference: 14857

Reference: 14857

Occupation: Nursing

Salary Range: Salary not specified

Work location: Melbourne | Eastern Metropolitan, Gippsland | Traralgon

Latrobe Regional Hospital (LRH) is the major provider of specialist health services in the Gippsland region, east of Melbourne.  Our comprehensive range of services extends to emergency and intensive care, elective surgery, allied health, obstetrics, medical and radiation oncology at the Gippsland Cancer Care Centre, dialysis and aged care.

LRH has a number of outstanding facilities following a recent expansion. These include a cardiac catheterisation laboratory, large Emergency Department, endoscopy suites and modern and contemporary inpatient units. These complement extensive Allied Health amenities including a gym and pool. LRH is the regional provider of mental health services in Gippsland. LRH Mental Health Service operates an integrated specialist mental health program across the region and provides inpatient and community mental health care for adults, children and young people and older persons. Gippsland provides a fantastic regional lifestyle with easy access to Melbourne.

 An exciting opportunity has arisen for an experienced and suitably qualified Graduate Nurse and/or Midwife to join the team at Latrobe Regional Hospital. This will be for a full 12-month graduate program at 0.8EFT, rotating through two different clinical areas (two 6-month rotations). We have intakes starting in both January and July and successful graduates can request their preferential start date and clinical unit.

Reporting to the Nurse Unit Manager on your allocated units/wards, in collaboration with the Graduate Nurse and Midwifery Coordinator, you will be expected to perform the duties of a Registered Nurse and/or Midwife during your graduate year and expected to meet all the requirements outline in the Position Description attached.

Graduates who are successful in obtaining this position will have exceptional clinical skills and can work as part of a team and independently. A strong interest in working rurally, with excellent time management. This role suits someone with a strong conviction for working independently in the community.

The successful applicant will be required to submit:

  • Resume

  • Cover Letter

  • Key Selection Criteria Response (5.1.1 for Registered Nurses and 5.1.2 in addition for Registered Midwives)

  • 2 most recent clinical appraisals (this can include one second year appraisal if your placements have been delayed due to COVID-19 changes)

  • Certified Academic Transcript (Unofficial is accepted)

To be successful in this position you will need to have:

  • AHPRA Registration (or the ability to be registered before your start date)

  • A valid Victorian drivers licence

For further information about this position please contact Adam Dalzotto, Graduate Nurse and Midwifery Coordinator, adalzott@lrh.com.au or (03) 5173 8598.

 Applicants will be required to apply for and satisfactorily obtain a National Police Check and Working with Children Check.

Latrobe Regional Hospital is a child safe and equal employment opportunity employer. We recognise and value inclusion and diversity and encourage all people from culturally and linguistically diverse backgrounds to apply for our positions.

LRH’s Koori Health Liaison Officer is available to support Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander descent applicants on (03) 5173 8653

Graduate Nurse (Collaborative LRH & Yarram District Health Service)

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Adam Dalzotto - (03) 5173 8598
Wendy Ruddell - (03) 5173 8502

Graduate Nurse (Collaborative LRH & Yarram District Health Service)