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Registered Nurse - Chemotherapy

Job posted: 11/05/2022
Applications close: 06/07/2022 (Midnight)
6 days remaining

6 days remaining

Job Description

Location: Gippsland | Traralgon

Job type: Not provided

Organisation: Latrobe Regional Hospital

Salary: Salary not specified

Occupation: Nursing

Reference: 15793

Reference: 15793

Occupation: Nursing

Salary Range: Salary not specified

Work location: Gippsland | Traralgon

Registered Nurse - Chemotherapy 


Latrobe Regional Hospital have an exciting opportunity for a suitably qualified Registered Nurse to join the Chemotherapy Day Unit on a Casual Basis.


Reporting to the Chemotherapy Nurse Unit Manager the successful applicant will play an important role in delivering cancer care of patients diagnosed with malignancies.


The Chemotherapy Day Unit also encompasses a wide variety of medical infusions and procedures, including but not limited to infusional treatment for Crohns disease, Multiple sclerosis, Rheumatoid Arthritis. Medical procedures include abdominal paracentesis, bone marrow biopsies, venesections and intravesical treatments.


The successful applicant will:



  • Demonstrate a high level of competence in cancer care nursing

  • Provide high level care co-ordination of patients with a malignancy

  • Demonstrate a high level professional engagement and communication skills with a number of clinicians in a multidisciplinary team

  • A commitment to the National Standards and compliance with the ACQSHC National standards

  • Sound clinical assessment, decision making and problem solving skills

  • Work independently and within a team

  • Demonstrate proficient computer skills

  • Be flexible and adaptable

  • Demonstrate commitment to professional development for yourself and others.



“IMPORTANT: All staff employed in the healthcare sector are required to be vaccinated for COVID-19 (unless a valid exemption applies). Evidence of Vaccination (or exemption) will be required to be provided prior to commencement.”


Why work for LRH?


A leading Gippsland employer, Latrobe Regional Hospital is Gippsland's specialist referral and trauma centre located 150km east of Melbourne. We are a purpose-built teaching hospital caring for a population of more than 260,000 people.Our comprehensive range of services extends to emergency, intensive care, elective surgery, allied health, obstetrics, medical and radiation oncology at the Gippsland Cancer Care Centre, dialysis and aged care.


We offer:



  • A friendly and supportive team

  • High quality patient care

  • A collaborative and innovative working environment

  • Modern Facilities

  • Electronic Medical Records


Our unique difference:



  • Regional lifestyle opportunities

  • Access to excellent schools, health and transport services

  • Generous salary packaging benefits, paid parental leave and flexible working conditions

  • Expanding specialist services with future redevelopments & expansions


Our commitment to you:


LRH is recognized as a leading learning hospital providing ongoing career opportunities.  We provide a safe and rewarding work environment for all of our staff and have made a long-term commitment to strengthen our organisational culture through leadership excellence, education and training.


Now is an exciting time to join our team with significant growth on the horizon.


Diversity and Inclusion


At LRH we value workforce diversity and inclusion, where individual uniqueness is embraced. We value 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 sexuality.


At LRH we are committed to providing positive employment opportunities for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people and welcome employment applications from candidates of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander background. LRH’s Koori Health Liaison Officer is available to support Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander descent applicants on (03) 5173 8653.


We at LRH strongly encourage people with disability and diverse backgrounds to apply for our roles.


If we can assist you with any reasonable adjustments in order to submit your application for this role, please contact the People & Culture team via email at peoplecultureadmin@lrh.com.au noting your preferred method of communication and contact details and a member of the team will be in touch.

Registered Nurse - Chemotherapy

Job type:

Not provided

Job classification:

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Contact:

Meagan HECKER - (03) 5173 8846
mhecker2@lrh.com.au

Registered Nurse - Chemotherapy