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Registered Nurse - Cardiac Care Unit, Monash Heart

Job posted: 21/07/2021
Applications close: 04/08/2021 (Midnight)
3 days remaining

3 days remaining

Job Description

Location: Melbourne | Eastern Metropolitan

Job type: Not provided

Organisation: Monash Health

Salary: Salary not specified

Occupation: Nursing

Reference: 48465

Reference: 48465

Occupation: Nursing

Salary Range: Salary not specified

Work location: Melbourne | Eastern Metropolitan

Acknowledging the vital role they play in providing healthcare to our community, Monash Health proudly supports the WHO 2021 International Year of Health and Care Workers.


About MonashHeart Cardiac Care Unit (CCU) at Monash Health 


Monash Health is the largest public health service in Victoria, employing over 18,000 people across a range of specialities.


MonashHeart is recognised as a leader in the field of advancing Heart Health and has pioneered many advanced cardiac procedures to improve patient care.  With an unparalleled focus on the best of clinical services, research and the education of health professionals in cardiac care, MonashHeart has pioneered many advanced cardiac services to improve patient outcomes.


About The Role


As a Registered Nurse (RN) within our Cardiac Care Unit (CCU), you will be responsible for looking after patients with various cardiac issues such Angina, Heart failure Arrhythmias, etc.  Your ability to work in an acute cardiac care setting and deliver patient centred care at all times is paramount.


We are currently looking for Registered Nurses (Div. 1 - permanent part-time or fixed term contract) to join our CCU team. We operate in a 24/7 critical care environment across an eight week rotational roster (around 6 weeks days and 2 weeks nights).  Availability to work a minimum of .6EFT is required.


About You:                 



  • Passionate about delivering exceptional critical care

  • Genuine thirst for learning and open to further study

  • Willingness to work across a rotational roster in a 24/7 critical care environment

  • Thrive working in an inclusive & collaborative team environment

  • Outstanding communication & organisational skills

  • Willing to work in other Cardiac areas e.G. Cardiothoracic, Ward 32 west etc. in case of need

  • excited to manage specific portfolios in our relentless pursuit of excellence

  • an advocate of Monash Health’s Strategic Guiding Principles


What You Need:



  • Postgraduate Certificate in Critical Care or Cardiac Care Nursing is highly desirable however not essential (training & support provided)

  • Proven clinical Nursing skills ideally in a cardiac unit

  • Working with Children Check

  • Current AHPRA registration

  • Current Driver’s Licence


What We Offer:



  • access to Monash Health in-house learning portals to further expand your acute clinical skills & knowledge base

  • avenues to further develop your leadership & project management skills

  • mentorship & career guidance

  • support to attend relevant forums & conferences

  • a supportive learning environment, should you wish to undertake postgraduate studies


In addition, you will have access to benefits including salary packaging options that increase your take-home pay, access to onsite discounted staff car parking and gym, uniform and a comprehensive Employee Assistance Program (EAP).


How To Apply:


Monash Health recognises the value of equal employment opportunity and is committed to patient safety and promoting fairness, equity and diversity in the workplace. At Monash Health we are relentless in our pursuit of excellence and work to our six guiding principles.


Applications will only be accepted via the Monash Health online Mercury System – e-mail applications will not be considered.  Existing Monash Health employees should apply using their Monash Health employee account. Please call Recruitment Services on 9265 2776 for assistance.


Offers of employment can only be made once all required probity checks have been completed. These include:



  • reference checks

  • a clear Police Check conducted within the last three months

  • a current Victorian Employee Working with Children’s Check (or proof of payment for same)

  • proof of immunisation.


A request to conduct probity checks does not guarantee that an offer of employment will be made.


As part of our selection process, you may be invited by email to participate in an on-camera video interview.


Apply NOW to join Cardiac Care Unit at Monash Health

Registered Nurse - Cardiac Care Unit, Monash Heart

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Contact:

Anna Geller - 95944578

Registered Nurse - Cardiac Care Unit, Monash Heart