Registered Nurse

Job posted: 11/03/2021
Applications close: 05/08/2021 (Midnight)
2 days remaining

2 days remaining

Job Description

Location: Melbourne | Eastern Metropolitan

Job type: Not provided

Organisation: Eastern Health

Salary: Salary not specified

Occupation: Nursing

Reference: 23129

Reference: 23129

Occupation: Nursing

Salary Range: Salary not specified

Work location: Melbourne | Eastern Metropolitan

Registered Nurse

Maroondah Hospital | Emergency Department & Short Stay Unit 

  • Dedicated and supportive team

  • Professional development opportunities

  • Permanent full-time & part-time roles available

  • Great opportunity to work locally

Eastern Health

Eastern Health is one of Melbourne’s largest metropolitan public health services covering the Eastern suburbs of Melbourne. We provide a comprehensive range of high-quality acute, sub-acute, palliative care, mental health, drug and alcohol, residential care, community health and state wide services to people and communities that are diverse in culture, age and socio-economic status, population and healthcare needs.

About the department

Are you a passionate and enthusiastic Registered Nurse interested in joining the Maroondah Hospital Emergency team?

The Emergency Department at Maroondah Hospital cares for approximately 60,000 patients per year, averaging 165 presentations per day.  Presentations include critically unwell patients requiring immediate stabilisation as well as a significant proportion of paediatric presentations. Departmental resources include 35 treatment spaces, including; 3 resuscitation bays, dedicated paediatric and fast track treatment areas, and a 20 bed combined adult and paediatric Short Stay Unit. 

We are also excited that the Maroondah Hospital Emergency Department has commenced planning for a dedicated paediatric Emergency zone and paediatric Short Stay Unit.

About the role

In joining the Maroondah Hospital Emergency team you will be working alongside a highly dedicated and supportive multidisciplinary team who are committed to Patient’s First. This speaks to not only to our commitment to providing quality patient care, but doing so in partnership with patients and their families.

At Maroondah Emergency we pride ourselves on our teamwork. It is through working together we are able to aspire to excellence in our patient care.

To help us achieve these goals we have a great support network in the department that strives to create an environment that helps us to ‘be and do our best’.

This includes our Clinical Nurse Specialist cohort, our leadership team, and our specialist emergency nurse educators; each proactively working to support our team. At Maroondah Emergency we are committed to support staff in their career development and progression.

About you

To be successful in this role you should possess:

  • A strong commitment to high quality patient care and experience

  • The ability to work as part of a diverse team

  • A personal commitment to ongoing education and professional development

  • Excellent communication and organisational skills

  • Current AHPRA registration

  • Minimum 12 months experience in an emergency department

The following would be highly regarded:

  • Post Graduate qualification in Emergency or Critical Care Nursing

  • Advanced clinical skills in Adult Emergency/Critical Care Nursing

  • Advanced clinical skills in Paediatric Emergency and/or Paediatric Nursing

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

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 Values:  Patients First | Agility | Humility | Respect | Kindness | Excellence

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Registered Nurse