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Registered Nurse

Job posted: 06/09/2021
Applications close: 20/09/2021 (Midnight)
1 day remaining

1 day remaining

Job Description

Location: Melbourne | Eastern Metropolitan

Job type: Not provided

Organisation: Eastern Health

Salary: Salary not specified

Occupation: Nursing

Reference: 24526

Reference: 24526

Occupation: Nursing

Salary Range: Salary not specified

Work location: Melbourne | Eastern Metropolitan

Registered Nurse



  • Permanent, Part Time or Fulltime

  • Maroondah Hospital (2 South Ward)

  • Generous salary packaging options


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


2 South is a busy surgical area,providing services for day of admission, transit lounge, day surgery recovery (adult & paediatric), endoscopy, endoscopy recovery.  Adult surgical day cases managed here include breast, general surgery, urology, plastics and orthopaedics for both elective and emergency patients.


Paediatric patients predominantly undergo plastic or orthopaedic elective and emergency surgery. Endoscopy patients undergoing gastroscopy, colonoscopy & bronchoscopy are also managed through this area, and previous endoscopy experience will be highly valued in this application, but not essential.


2 South staff provide an on call endoscopy service to Maroondah hospital after hours and over the weekends, and this is rotated through all staff. You will join a friendly and highly motivated team and be well supported in your role.


About you 


To be successful in this role you will possess:



  • Current 2020 registration with AHPRA

  • Post Graduate qualifications in peri-op is an advantage

  • Highly developed interpersonal skills

  • A strong commitment to high quality care

  • Ability to work as part of a diverse team

  • Excellent communication and organisational skills

  • Ability to work independently

  • Excellent decision making capability

  • Motivated to learn and improve skills

  • Willing to mentor and develop graduates

  • Previous endoscopy experience is an advantage

  • Previous ALS/ recovery skills is an advantage


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

Registered Nurse

Job type:

Not provided

Job classification:

Not provided

Contact:

Michelle Cook - (03) 9871 3165
michelle.cook@easternhealth.org.au
Sharon Miller - (03) 9871 3592

Registered Nurse