Perioperative Registered Nurse (As per award)

Job posted: 17/02/2021
Applications close: 08/03/2021 (Midnight)
9 days remaining

9 days remaining

Job Description

Location: Gippsland | East Gippsland

Job type: Part time

Organisation: Bairnsdale Regional Health Service

Salary: Salary not specified

Occupation: Medical and Nursing

Reference: VG/BRHS/CS/1513909

Reference: VG/BRHS/CS/1513909

Occupation: Medical and Nursing

Salary Range: Salary not specified

Work location: Gippsland | East Gippsland

BRHS is based in a beautiful part of Victoria on the Gippsland Lakes. This role will enable you to pursue your career goals whilst enjoying a fantastic work/life balance as part of a friendly, regional community. BRHS is East Gippsland’s largest healthcare provider and employer offering a rewarding work environment providing challenge, variety and a range of new opportunities.

STATUS: Part Time, Parental Leave replacement

HOURS:  64.0 hours per fortnight (Hours may be split)

A fixed term role has arisen for a skilled Registered Nurse with surgical and/or theatre experience to join our dedicated Perioperative team.  This is a great opportunity to enjoy a new and rewarding role along with a fantastic regional lifestyle in a beautiful part of Victoria.  Potential exists for ongoing opportunities in the future.

The Position:

This role will enable you to enjoy a range of Perioperative work providing you with job variety and the opportunity to develop your skills in a variety of Perioperative areas.  These may include PACU, Scrub/Scout, Endoscopy, Pre Admission Clinic, and Day Procedure Unit.  Key responsibilities include providing high level care to the perioperative patient in a competent, compassionate and professional manner and maintaining the perioperative environment to facilitate the patient safety focus principle on a daily basis.

The Department:

Our Perioperative suite comprises Pre Admission Clinic, Day Procedure Unit, and two well-equipped operating theatres with state of the art operating equipment.  Our theatre attracts high calibre specialists which enable us to provide a variety of specialty services including Orthopaedics, Gynaecology, Urology, ENT and General surgery.  The Perioperative unit offers a friendly team environment with a comprehensive orientation process in addition to strong professional development support. 

What you need:

To perform this role you require a minimum of 2 year's experience in acute nursing including experience in perioperative or surgical nursing.  You will have proven competence in clinical handover, escalation of care and patient education along with excellent communication skills and the ability to respond appropriately in high pressure situations.  A post graduate certificate in Perioperative Nursing would be an advantage.

Why should you Apply?

  • Enjoy being part of our dedicated and passionate perioperative services team
  • Experience a rewarding and diverse role
  • Enjoy a Monday to Friday position (with some weekend on call)
  • Develop your skills with a variety of professional development opportunities
  • Grow your career with a range of new prospects continually arising
  • A competitive remuneration package 
  • Access to an extensive range of salary packaging options 
  • Health and Wellbeing program


For more information contact: Carmel Hardwick, Perioperative Nurse Unit Manager on 03 5150 3398

Applications are to include a covering letter, resume (including two professional referees) and response to the key selection criteria and be submitted at www.brhs.com.au

Applications by close of business: Monday 8th March 2021

Applications are to include a covering letter, resume and response to the key selection criteria as listed in the position description and be submitted by selection “Apply Now” below.

Please read our application guidelines here

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Perioperative Registered Nurse (As per award)

Job type:

Part time

Job classification:

As per award


Carmel Hardwick, Perioperative Nurse Unit Manager | 03 5150 3398

Perioperative Registered Nurse (As per award)