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Paediatric Registered Nurse - Dandenong Hospital

Job posted: 05/07/2022
Applications close: 16/08/2022 (Midnight)
4 days remaining

4 days remaining

Job Description

Location: Melbourne | Eastern Metropolitan

Job type: Not provided

Organisation: Monash Health

Salary: Salary not specified

Occupation: Nursing

Reference: 54308

Reference: 54308

Occupation: Nursing

Salary Range: Salary not specified

Work location: Melbourne | Eastern Metropolitan

Working in Healthcare has never been more important or meaningful


Our Journey:


Dandenong Children’s Ward is an 8 bedded unit that supports the care of patients from birth to 19 years.  With a focus on General Medical Paediatric conditions, we also care for orthopaedic and plastic surgery patients.  We have a team of highly experienced nurses, and a strong leadership team, and this enables us to support our staff in continuing to expand their nursing skills.


A Day in the Life:


Our Children’s Ward is an exciting place to be, as caring for patients from 0-19 years of age, you will be exposed to the whole spectrum of presentations for numerous conditions.  Patients don’t tend to spend too long on our ward, and this means no 2 days will ever be the same.



  • Exposure to General Medical Paediatrics along with specialist areas such as Orthopaedics and Plastic Surgery

  • Patients from 0 right up to 19 years of age, ensuring you gain a breadth of knowledge across a huge chunk of the Paediatric space

  • A team who really support work life balance and who are focussed on the health and wellbeing of each other as well as their patients


What You Bring:


First and foremost, we want nurses who are excited and passionate about being in Paediatric Nursing!  You don’t need to have previous experience in Paeds, we have a strong clinical team who can support you in your learning, you just need the desire to be here!



  • A passion for working in Paediatrics and providing top level care to our patients and their families

  • A willingness to learn and to continue to develop your clinical nursing skills

  • A can do attitude  and a desire to learn


On a Personal Level, you:



  • Enjoy an environment where each day is different to the last, but just as exciting

  • Are looking to join a smaller team who really support each other

  • Can commit to working across a rotating 24/7 roster


What you need:



  • Must have completed your Graduate year of Nursing

  • Current AHPRA Registration

  • A strong desire to care for Paediatric patients and their families


In Return


When you come and work on our Ward, you will



  • Join a team who work together to maintain a work life balance

  • The opportunity to continue to develop your clinical skills with the support of our experienced team

  • Most of all, you will love coming to work!


For a confidential discussion and to explore the opportunity further, please call Tracie Cornejo on 0433 376 684.


Monash Health is a great place to work


Our employees enjoy a range of benefits including:



  • salary packaging options that increase your take-home pay

  • a comprehensive Health and Wellbeing program

  • free flu vaccinations

  • private health insurance at discounted rates

  • health imaging services

  • + more


Monash Health is the largest public health service in Victoria, employing more than 20,000 people who work across 40 locations delivering healthcare services through our five hospitals and our extensive network of rehabilitation, aged care, community health and mental health facilities


We recognise 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 and ICare values.


How to Apply


We only accept applications submitted via the Monash Health online Mercury System.


For information including how to apply and probity check requirements, please refer to attached ‘Application Guide’ located under Position Documents

Paediatric Registered Nurse - Dandenong Hospital

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Contact:

Tracie Cornejo - 0433376684

Paediatric Registered Nurse - Dandenong Hospital