Palliative Care Registered or Enrolled Nurse

Job posted: 22/11/2023
Applications close: 20/12/2023 (Midnight)
17 days remaining

17 days remaining

Job Description

Location: Melbourne | Eastern Metropolitan

Job type: Full time, Part time

Organisation: Eastern Health

Salary: Salary not specified

Occupation: Nursing

Reference: 31865

Reference: 31865

Occupation: Nursing

Salary Range: Salary not specified

Work location: Melbourne | Eastern Metropolitan

Registered or Enrolled Nurses - Supportive and Palliative Care

  • Multiple Permanent Part Time and Full Time opportunities
  • Wantirna Hospital | Car parking available on site   
  • Experience career progression in a cohesive multi-disciplinary team

Eastern Health

Eastern Health is one of Melbourne’s largest public health services. We provide a range of emergency, surgical, medical and general healthcare services, including maternity, palliative care, mental health, drug and alcohol, residential care, community health and state-wide specialist services to people and communities that are diverse in culture, age, socio-economic status, population and healthcare needs.

About the role

As a dedicated in patient Supportive and Palliative Care Unit, we work collaboratively as a united team alongside our allied health and medical staff to ensure positive patient outcomes. We are proud to announce that we have yet again exceeded our Palliative Care Outcomes Collaboration (PCOC via University of Wollongong) benchmarks. However, we believe that there is always still room to grow, and our involvement within research and quality improvements make for an exciting time to join us.

If you are interested in putting values into action: Respect for all | Safe always | Partnering in care | Learning and improving every day, with a focus on compassionate care, then palliative care is for you!

About you

To be successful in this role you will possess:

  • Current Nursing registration with AHPRA 
  • Post Graduate qualifications in palliative care, or working towards is highly desirable
  • Highly developed interpersonal and compassionate care experience
  • A strong commitment to high quality care
  • The ability to work as part of a diverse team
  • Excellent communication and organisational skills, including difficult conversations
  • Must be able to work a rotating roster across all shifts

Please refer to the attached position description for further details of the role.

Vaccination against infectious disease is a mandatory requirement of this role.  An offer of employment is conditional on you providing evidence that you are currently vaccinated against COVID-19 with booster & Influenza, prior to commencing employment.

What we offer

Eastern Health offers a variety of fantastic Employee Benefits, view the extensive range here!

  • Diverse and engaging career opportunities
  • Friendly & supportive team
  • Flexible working hours
  • Salary packaging options
  • Career progression in our teaching hospitals

Next Steps

If you believe you have the ability to make a difference in this rewarding industry, apply today!

Please note:

  • All applications must be submitted online via E-Mercury
  • All appointments are made subject to a satisfactory Fit2Work Check, where preferred candidates will be required to complete a Criminal History Check at the expense of Eastern Health.
  • You must have Australian work rights to apply for this position.
  • Recruitment agency applications will not be accepted.

Eastern Health is a child safe organisation, committed to promoting the wellbeing and cultural safety of Aboriginal children, children with disabilities and all children in their diversity.

Eastern Health is committed to creating a diverse and inclusive environment that welcomes and values all people. We recognise that diversity is essential in ensuring Eastern Health provides the best service to its consumers.

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples, women, those from the LGBTIQ+ community, people living with disability and those from a culturally and linguistically diverse background, are strongly encouraged to apply. Those seeking support in submitting an application are welcome to contact the hiring manger listed or feel free to contact the Talent Acquisition team.

Values in Action: Respect for all | Safe always | Partnering in care | Learning and improving every day

**Please note applications will be screened upon receipt and advertising may close prior to the closing date.**

Palliative Care Registered or Enrolled Nurse

Job type:

Full time, Part time

Job classification:

Not provided


Aliesha-Jane Fejgl - (03) 9955 1356
Olivia Fitzgerald - (03) 9095 2451

Palliative Care Registered or Enrolled Nurse