Registered Nurse

Job posted: 11/06/2021
Applications close: 21/06/2021 (Midnight)
5 days remaining

5 days remaining

Job Description

Location: Melbourne | Northern Metropolitan

Job type: Not provided

Organisation: Melbourne Health

Salary: Salary not specified

Occupation: Nursing

Reference: 57260

Reference: 57260

Occupation: Nursing

Salary Range: Salary not specified

Work location: Melbourne | Northern Metropolitan

Haemodialysis Registered Nurse

  • Royal Melbourne Kidney Care Service - City Campus, Parkville

  • 0.9 FTE Part-Time Fixed Term till September 2021 - 72 hours per fortnight

  • Become part of our dynamic team!

The Royal Melbourne Hospital

The Royal Melbourne is one of Victoria’s largest hospitals providing a comprehensive range of health services including acute, sub-acute, general, and specialist medical services throughout inpatient and community based facilities. We are also a proud part of the world renowned Melbourne Biomedical Precinct, working in collaboration to advance research for continuous improvement of clinical care.

RMH Kidney Care Service is one of the largest providers of dialysis services in Australia. Our in-centre unit, 6 West, provides inpatient and outpatient haemodialysis. We also provide plasma exchange, not only for acute patients but also for our ABO incompatible transplant programme.

This in-centre position offers an excellent career opportunity for a Registered Nurse with renal experience who has a strong commitment to the delivery of high quality patient care and education. Working within our supportive team, this position will allow the successful candidate to further develop his/her clinical skills and to contribute to the ongoing advancement of our service.

Your success in this role, will be in your ability to:

  • Provide high quality standards of patient care. This includes the assessment, planning, implementation and evaluation for care in collaboration with multidisciplinary team

  • Recognise the Registered Nurse responsibilities for delegation of nursing care

  • Assume responsibility and accountability for any delegated activities to an Enrolled Nurse

  • Provide junior staff, graduates and students with appropriate supervision, training and instruction in accordance with Melbourne Health policy and procedures

  • Support and promote preceptorship including undertaking the preceptor role

  • Contribute to the development of all staff including new and casual staff to the area

  • Ensure delivery of patient centred safe and effective care

Your Contribution

  • Registration as a Registered Nurse with the Nursing and Midwifery Board of Australia

  • Demonstrated ability to practice collaboratively as part of the multidisciplinary health care team

  • Demonstrated provision of high quality patient care

  • Developed assessment, clinical reasoning, problem solving and prioritisation skills
    High motivation and willingness to learn

  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills

  • High level of reliability and professional conduct

  • Minimum 3 years Acute Post registration experience

  • Experience in haemodialysis desirable

What you will get in return

  • A rewarding career offering great prospects for career diversity and professional advancement including mentorship and leadership programs.

  • Comprehensive Health & Wellbeing Programs including; On-site staff gym, Staff Medical Service, Employee Assistance Program, Peer Support Program - run by our dedicated employees.

  • Salary packaging options

Our Commitment to you

Here at The RMH we strive for excellence with a strong purpose that defines the work we do for our community – Advancing health for everyone, every day. This is the Melbourne Way.  

We believe our success comes from our people. We’re committed to the RMH being a great place to work and a great place to receive care. We have made a long-term commitment to strengthen our organisational culture through leadership, education and empowering our staff to Speak Up for themselves and each other.

This is a role where your passion and expertise can come together to create a truly defining career opportunity. It is a unique opportunity to help us transform the future of the RMH and ultimately ensure we continue to deliver world class healthcare.


The RMH stands in solidarity with Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people in work and care. We are proud to be a workplace that champions diversity, inclusion and equality for our staff and our community.  Our goal is for our people to feel safe, included and supported so that they can be at their best every single day. We encourage talented people from all backgrounds, abilities and identities to apply to our vacancies, and will consider adjustments to support such applications.


For a confidential discussion please connect via the details below.

All appointments are made subject to a satisfactory Criminal History Record Check and a Working with Children Check. Successful applicants will be required to provide evidence of an immunisation assessment prior to commencement.

Registered Nurse

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Jamie Rutherford - 0393427006

Registered Nurse