Registered and Enrolled Nurses - Perioperative (Scrub/Scout)

Job posted: 30/06/2021
Applications close: 03/08/2021 (Midnight)
2 days remaining

2 days remaining

Job Description

Location: Melbourne | Eastern Metropolitan

Job type: Not provided

Organisation: Monash Health

Salary: Salary not specified

Occupation: Nursing

Reference: 48072

Reference: 48072

Occupation: Nursing

Salary Range: Salary not specified

Work location: Melbourne | Eastern Metropolitan

Acknowledging the vital role they play in providing healthcare to our community, Monash Health proudly supports the WHO 2021 International Year of Health and Care Workers.

About Dandenong Theatre Services at Monash Health

Monash Health is the largest public health service in Victoria, employing over 18,000 people across a range of specialities.

Dandenong Hospital has 8 Operating Theatres and cater for a wide variety of surgical specialities including orthopaedics, plastics, and obstetrics, and gynaecology, ENT, colorectal, maxillofacial and general procedures. With co-located medical and post-surgical wards, we support our patients through their stay at Monash Health.

About the Role

We are seeking to fill multiple roles for experienced Registered and Enrolled Nurses with both Fixed term and Ongoing opportunities available. With demonstrated and substantial skills in Scrub/Scout to support our busy Theatres. You will work closely to directly support our professional multidisciplinary team and ensure the safety of our patients at one of their most vulnerable states.

Looking to grow our dedicated & knowledgeable team, we are wanting you to bring your demonstrated skills and experience with a theatre-based skillset to look after our special patients.

Taking a team focus on delivery of care, our primary focus is on a patient’s safe journey through theatre. We have a strong education focus and encourage staff to further develop their skills, along with being a part of a friendly environment to work in.

About You

With a caring and engaging manner, you bring a genuine interest and passion of Perioperative nursing.  Safety is paramount in this role whilst we advocate for patients in their most vulnerable state. Working closely alongside our multi-disciplinary team and medical staff, your clinical role in the team to support the medical staff for procedures with expectation of highly developed communication skills and knowledge of this area of nursing.

We are a close-knit team who value collaboration and the will to help each other. You will have access to resources to support you in this position, enabling you to further advance your surgical nursing and leadership skills whilst role modelling nursing excellence and delivering a high standard of patient centred care.

What You Need:

  • Proven clinical experience within Scrub/Scout (essential)

  • Substantial/Extensive Scrub/Scout experience, CNS experience highly desirable

  • Further studies; Post graduate qualifications to perioperative nursing and advanced nursing care (desirable)

  • Current AHPRA registration

  • Working with Children’s Check

  • Relevant working rights to Australia

What we offer:

  • access to Monash Health in-house learning portals to further expand your acute clinical skills and knowledge base

  • avenues to further develop your leadership and project management skills

  • mentorship and career guidance

  • support to attend relevant forums and conferences

  • a supportive learning environment, should you wish to undertake postgraduate studies

In addition, you will have access to benefits including salary packaging options that increase your take-home pay, access to onsite staff discounted car parking and gym, uniform and a comprehensive Employee Assistance Program (EAP).

How to Apply

Monash Health recognises 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.

As part of our selection process, you may be invited by email to participate in an on-camera video interview.

Please apply online through Mercury e-recruit as email applications will not be considered. 

Current Monash Health employees should apply through Mercury using their Monash Health employee account. Our Recruitment Services team can answer any queries on this matter and can be reached on 9265 2776 or via email to recruitment@monashhealth.org.

Offers of employment can only be made once all mandatory probity checks have been completed.  These include:

  • reference checks

  • a clear Police Check conducted within the last three months

  • a current Victorian Employee Working with Children’s Check (or proof of payment for same)

  • proof of immunisation

A request to conduct probity checks does not guarantee that an offer of employment will be made.

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Registered and Enrolled Nurses - Perioperative (Scrub/Scout)

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Nicole Crisfield - 0436 618 601

Registered and Enrolled Nurses - Perioperative (Scrub/Scout)