Paediatric Registered Nurse - Ward 3A Forest, MCH

Job posted: 12/07/2022
Applications close: 23/08/2022 (Midnight)
13 days remaining

13 days remaining

Job Description

Location: Melbourne | Eastern Metropolitan

Job type: Not provided

Organisation: Monash Health

Salary: Salary not specified

Occupation: Nursing

Reference: 54215

Reference: 54215

Occupation: Nursing

Salary Range: Salary not specified

Work location: Melbourne | Eastern Metropolitan

Working in Healthcare has never been more important or meaningful

Our Journey:

Ward 3a Forest is one of three inpatient units at Monash Children’s Hospital and while we are predominately the Children’s surgical ward, we also take medical and adolescent patients as well.  This means our nurses are able to continually increase their skills by supporting patients and their families presenting with various concerns.

Our ward is currently funded to be open to 28 beds with the potential to open to 32 inpatient beds in the future.

A Day in the Life:

Working on Forest Ward, you will continually be exposed to unique clinical situations and we are looking for nurses who are excited by this ongoing development!  You will see a vast variety of surgical interventions, both pre and post op, and will be able to develop your clinical skills within a fun and supportive environment.  In this role you may also be supporting our Renal patients, helping you to add some more specialised clinical skills to your already strong skillset.

We have Full and Part Time Ongoing roles working across a 24/7 rotating roster.

What You Bring:

Our team are a social and friendly group who care about supporting each other as much as they do supporting their patients and their families.  We are looking for nurses who bring:

  • Strong nursing experience, ideally within Paediatrics, with a focus on providing seamless and holistic family centred care

  • A clear communication style that allows you to build rapport, both internally and externally, and to work collaboratively across multi-disciplinary teams

On a Personal Level, you:

  • You are excited by the opportunity to continually learn and have exposure to some really unique experiences

  • Have a passion for Paediatric Nursing and providing the highest quality care to those in your care

  • Thrive in a busy environment that keeps you on your toes

What you need:

  • Relevant Nursing qualifications

  • Demonstrated Paediatric Nursing experience and family centred care, ideally in a surgical setting

  • Current AHPRA registration

  • Ability to work legally in Australia

  • Flexibility to work across a 24/7 rotating roster

In Return

  • Great team culture where we support each other each and every day

  • Ability to continue to develop your specialist paediatric skills in a unique ward

For a confidential discussion and to explore the opportunity further, please call Rebecca Ralphs on 0435440139

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

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Paediatric Registered Nurse - Ward 3A Forest, MCH

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Rebecca Ralphs - 0435440139

Paediatric Registered Nurse - Ward 3A Forest, MCH