Registered Nurse - Acute General and Specialist Medicine GEELONG, VICTORIA

Job posted: 02/02/2024
Applications close: 01/03/2024 (Midnight)
7 days remaining

7 days remaining

Job Description

Location: Geelong

Job type: Full time, Part time

Organisation: Barwon Health

Salary: Salary not specified

Occupation: Nursing

Reference: 183001

Reference: 183001

Occupation: Nursing

Salary Range: Salary not specified

Work location: Geelong

Line up your life and career with us at Barwon Health in Victoria, Australia.

Are you a current Registered Nurse seeking opportunity in acute general medical and specialist medicine? We have multiple full time and part time opportunities

About Barwon Health

Guided by our values, Barwon Health is Victoria's largest regional health care service and is also the largest employer in the Geelong and surf coast region, employing over 8700 staff. Barwon Health’s core facilities include the renowned University Hospital Geelong precinct in central Geelong, the McKellar Centre precinct in North Geelong, the innovative Sunrise Centre,  Barwon Health North a vital services that includes child and family health support, renal dialysis, medical imaging, and urgent care. Four Aged care centres spanning the Region, Mental Health Services that are delivered through a number of programs across the Geelong and Barwon South West region. Community Health and Dental service and world renowned Research that that advances health and wellbeing for all.  Explore all of our comprehensive services here.

About Barwon Health’s General and Specialist Medicine  

Our acute general and specialist medicine wards are located across two buildings and include the following:

University Hospital Geelong

  • Heath Wing 2 (HW2) – 18 bed neurology and stroke unit.
  • Baxter 7 (Bax 7) – 32 bed general medicine, endocrinology and infectious diseases unit.
  • Heath Wing 7 (HW7) – 32 bed general medicine and respiratory ward.
  • Birdsey Wing 7 (BW7) – A new 16 bed medical gastroenterology ward 
  • Bellerine Centre 6 North – General Medicine, Gastroenterology, Renal and Chronic Pain Management

Young Surgical Centre

  • Rapid Assessment and Planning Unit (RAPU) – 16 bed short stay medical unit.

About you  

As the successful applicant you will:

  • Have excellent time management, communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Demonstrate sound clinical knowledge and excellent clinical skills,
  • Provide evidence based, high quality care to patients.
  • Deliver consumer-centred care that meets best practice standards and in line with Barwon Health requirements.

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

About the culture

Join our dynamic and inspiring team of innovators who are passionate about maintaining cutting-edge knowledge and delivering exceptional patient-centered care. Our state-of-the-art facilities provide the perfect environment for you to work alongside dedicated and highly skilled professionals who take pride in their work. You'll find the work both challenging and rewarding, with ample opportunities for professional development and ongoing learning. Our team members and management exemplify the values that drive our success: respect, compassion, commitment, accountability, and innovation. With their guidance and support, you'll thrive in this exciting and fulfilling career.

What we offer 

  • Excellent working conditions with a high sense of job satisfaction 
  • Located in the centre of Geelong's CBD is an easy commute from all suburbs
  • Flexible working arrangements – speak to us about hours ,days or shifts that suit your lifestyle
  • Access to employee wellness program
  • A genuine community feel - we look after each other 
  • Wide range of professional development that enhances your careers
  • Doorstep to the Great Ocean RoadBellarine Peninsula and the Surf Coast
  • Attractive salary packaging benefits! Living Expenses capped at $9,010 which  includes repayments on mortgages, credit cards, personal loans and rental payments and Meal Entertainment & Accommodation capped at $2,650 which includes food and drink consumed in a social or entertainment settings and some accommodation expenditure
  • To find out more about the Geelong region, visit our Moving to the Region page on the Barwon Health website. 

Diversity and Inclusion  

At Barwon Health we are committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce where we value each person’s uniqueness. We embrace diverse life experiences and the perspectives of our people, whilst providing high-quality health care to all members of our community, regardless of age, gender, ethnicity, religion, cultural background, disability, or sexual orientation.

We are strongly committed to the safety and wellbeing of all children and young people. Click here for further information on the Victorian Government’s Child Safe Standards: About Child Safe Standards | Victorian Government (www.vic.gov.au) we are also proud to be Totally Smoke Free.

Registered Nurse - Acute General and Specialist Medicine GEELONG, VICTORIA

Job type:

Full time, Part time

Job classification:

Not provided


Kathryn Ackland - (03) 4215 5822

Registered Nurse - Acute General and Specialist Medicine GEELONG, VICTORIA