Registered Nurse - Emergency (As per award)

Job posted: 15/07/2021
Applications close: 15/08/2021 (Midnight)
23 days remaining

23 days remaining

Job Description

Location: Gippsland | East Gippsland

Job type: Part time

Organisation: Bairnsdale Regional Health Service

Salary: Salary not specified

Occupation: Medical and Nursing

Reference: VG/BRHS/CS/1550652

Reference: VG/BRHS/CS/1550652

Occupation: Medical and Nursing

Salary Range: Salary not specified

Work location: Gippsland | East Gippsland

Bairnsdale Regional Health Service is a regional health service employing over 900 staff in the beautiful Victorian region of East Gippsland. Our relaxed lifestyle means that you can forget about traffic jams and get home on time to enjoy everything the region has to offer. East Gippsland is clean, green and beautiful, with significant natural and ecological advantages, large areas of national and state reserves and Australia’s largest inland water system – the Gippsland Lakes. We have colourful villages, turquoise lakes and rivers, isolated beaches and an easy living temperate climate as well as easily accessible high-country snow fields. East Gippsland also offers affordable housing, strong employment, quality healthcare, good education infrastructure and caters well to families.

STATUS:        Part Time, Ongoing

HOURS:         64.0 hours per fortnight (negotiable)

A great opportunity exists for a skilled Nurse with Emergency or Critical Care experience to join our dedicated ED team.  Make the change now and pursue your career goals at BRHS whilst enjoying a fantastic regional lifestyle in a beautiful part of Victoria.  Opportunities also currently exist for short term contracts.

Why should you Apply?

  • Enjoy our collaborative environment which recognises your capabilities and will rapidly expand your skills
  • Opportunities for advancement are encouraged and supported
  • A fantastic work/life balance in East Gippsland with the Gippsland Lakes, beaches & national parks on your door step.
  • Reduced living costs with affordable housing, entertainment and education.
  • Rewarding community connections with greater connection to your town, patients and families

The Position:

In this role you will enjoy being part of a collaborative and supportive team environment whose focus is on providing high quality, effective care.  You will rapidly expand your skills with exposure to a broad range of ED presentations, providing challenge and diversity to your daily work. You will be encouraged and supported to further your professional development with a range of future career opportunities available based on your interests and capabilities.

The Team:

The BRHS Emergency Department provides trauma and emergency healthcare to the Bairnsdale area and the wider East Gippsland region. The department includes a 5 bed Short Stay Unit and an Emergency Nurse Practitioner operating out of a fast track treatment area.  Medical staffing is comprised of ED SMO's with strong support from HMO's, interns and the VMO community.  A high dependency unit operates within the Medical/Surgical ward providing additional opportunity for skill growth.

What you need:

  • A minimum of 3 years recent Emergency or critical care nursing experience
  • An advanced level of physical assessment capabilities (Primary and Secondary survey assessments)
  • A sound understanding of discharge planning and early referral to support services
  • Proven understanding of and demonstrated commitment to person-centred care
  • Proven ability to respond appropriately and prioritise accordingly in pressure situations
  • Demonstrated well developed communication and negotiation skills including exemplary documentation skills


For more information contact Trish Young, Nurse Unit Manager on 03 5150 3360. 

Applications by close of business: Sunday 15th August 2021

Applications are to include a covering letter, resume and response to the key selection criteria as listed in the position description and be submitted by selecting “Apply Now” below.

Please read our application guidelines here

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Registered Nurse - Emergency (As per award)

Job type:

Part time

Job classification:

As per award


Trish Young, NUM Emergency | 03 5150 3360

Registered Nurse - Emergency (As per award)