Job posted: 28/12/2022
Applications close: 30/06/2024 (Midnight)
41 days remaining

41 days remaining

Job Description

Location: Gippsland | Wonthaggi

Job type: Full time, Part time, Casual

Organisation: Bass Coast Health

Salary: Salary not specified

Occupation: Medical and Nursing

Reference: 13559

Reference: 13559

Occupation: Medical and Nursing

Salary Range: Salary not specified

Work location: Gippsland | Wonthaggi

REGISTERED NURSE– Medical/Surgical Ward (Kodowlinun)

Permanent Full Time or Part Time

Do you care about safe, quality, person centred care? Then come and join Bass Coast Health where ‘WE CARE’

We are looking for a dynamic, enthusiastic and experienced Registered Nurse to work as part of our multidisciplinary team on the medical/surgical ward at our Wonthaggi Campus.

If you have an ability to collaborate with a multidisciplinary team driven to provide best quality care to our patients, have excellent communication skills and experience in delivering organisational key performance indicators then we would love to hear from you.

 About Bass Coast Health

Bass Coast Health (BCH) is the major public healthcare provider within the Bass Coast Shire in South Gippsland. It is an integrated health service providing a range of acute, sub-acute, ancillary, medical, aged and ambulatory care services.

BCH is committed to working in partnership with consumers and actively encourages involvement of patients, residents, clients and families in all aspects of their own care as well as in the planning, delivery and evaluation of health services.

Our Values ‘WE CARE’

  • Wellbeing
  • Equity
  • Compassion
  • Accountability
  • Respect
  • Excellence

We strive to ensure that we deliver person centred care aimed at improving health, wellbeing and health outcomes for our patients and our community.

 About the Role

The Registered Nurse: 

  • Ensures the efficient and effective provision of client care, based on clinical standards and best practice principles within a collaborative multidisciplinary team
  • Participates in the coordination of overall client care 
  • Supports excellence in clinical practice and promotes the development of nurses and the multidisciplinary team, within their scopes of practice.
  • Participates in the local quality activities of the ward
  • Demonstrates competence in the provision of person-centred care as specified by the registering authority’s licence to practise, education preparation and context of care
  • Demonstrate a sound level of skills in assessment, care planning, practice and evaluation in the provision of care to clients and their significant others.

 About You

You must also meet the following requirements:

  • Registration with Nursing Midwifery Board Australia (NMBA)
  • Minimum of 3 years experience (desirable)
  • Well-developed clinical skills
  • Ability to time manage and work in a busy medical/surgical ward
  • Demonstrated ability to work collaboratively and consultatively as part of a multidisciplinary team
  • Good written and oral communication skills
  • A current driver’s licence
  • A Valid Police check
  • COVID-19 Vaccination in accordance with the Chief Health officer -COVID-19 Mandatory Vaccination Directions
  • Flu Vaccination

What’s in it for you?

BCH is in a significant growth phase, creating an exciting environment for staff to develop their careers while simultaneously having a direct impact on regional communities.

 BCH staff also enjoy the following perks:

  • A culture which supports your wellbeing and personal growth
  • Salary packaging, including novated leasing
  • Health and Wellbeing Program
  • Flexible work options and work life balance
  • Study support
  • As per EBA (YP2 - YP9)- hourly rate from $34 to $48+
  • A coastal lifestyle in the beautiful Bass Coast region

Queries can be directed to Tania Grant -Nurse Unit Manager - Kodowlinun on 5671 3169 or contact Human Resources via email hr@basscoasthealth.org.au

As a Child Safe organisation, Bass Coast Health promotes the safety, wellbeing and inclusion of all children, including those with disability.

If you require any reasonable adjustment to the recruitment process, please reach out to our People & Culture Team.

 Bass Coast Health celebrates and supports our employees and community and is committed to building a diverse and inclusive workforce. BCH welcomes applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples, people from culturally and linguistically diverse (CALD) backgrounds, people of any age or gender, people identifying as LGBTIQ+ and people with disability.

 Bass Coast Health is a smoke free organisation


Job type:

Full time, Part time, Casual

Job classification:

Not provided


Tania Grant - (03) 5671 3169
Kylie Martin - (56) 7133 33__