Registered Nurse - Emergency (As per award)

Job posted: 30/03/2022
Applications close: 31/05/2022 (Midnight)
13 days remaining

13 days remaining

Job Description

Location: Gippsland | Bairnsdale

Job type: Full time / Ongoing

Organisation: Bairnsdale Regional Health Service

Salary: Salary not specified

Occupation: Nursing and Aged Care

Reference: VG/BRHS/CS/1619208

Reference: VG/BRHS/CS/1619208

Occupation: Nursing and Aged Care

Salary Range: Salary not specified

Work location: Gippsland | Bairnsdale

A fantastic and exciting opportunity exists here at BRHS for talented nurses who would like to join our skilled team of ED professionals. Be bold and make the lifestyle change now to a beautiful part of regional Victoria and be supported to progress your career goals.

Bairnsdale Regional Health Service is a multifaceted, growing regional health service employing over 900 staff and providing a comprehensive array of health care services to the East Gippsland community. Located in the beautiful Victorian region of East Gippsland, you will relish a relaxed lifestyle living on the Gippsland Lakes with easy access to isolated beaches, the high-country and snow fields. BRHS offers a rewarding work environment providing challenge, variety and a range of opportunities to progress your career. You will join our dedicated team of health professionals and support staff who are committed to delivering a high quality experience to all. Be bold, make the change now!


STATUS:              Ongoing and Fixed Term contracts available

HOURS:               Full & Part Time (hours negotiable)

DEPARTMENT:     Emergency & Short Stay Unit


Why should you Apply?

  • Variety - Provide high quality person-centred nursing care for a wide variety of emergency patients, and with a significant higher acuity patient profile
  • Balance - Contracted hours to suit your lifestyle for true work/life balance
  • Growth - Be supported to specialise in emergency nursing - Opportunities for advancement are encouraged and supported based on your interests and skills
  • Fulfillment - Enjoy a rewarding role working with a dedicated and professional team
  • Lifestyle - An amazing outdoor lifestyle with the Gippsland Lakes, beaches, snowfields & national parks on your door step. Reduced living costs with affordable housing, entertainment and good education.

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 and compassionate care.  You will further develop your skills with exposure to a wide 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. We are currently recruiting for an Associate Nurse Unit Manager in this department as well, please call Trish Young, ED Nurse Unit Manager on 03 5150 3360 for a confidential discussion on the opportunities available and how BRHS can boost your nursing career and provide your the lifestyle you dream of.

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. 

What you'll need:

  • Emergency or critical care nursing experience is desirable but not mandatory
  • 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 ability to respond appropriately and prioritise accordingly in pressure situations
  • Demonstrated well developed communication and negotiation skills including exemplary documentation skills


For more information on this thriving department and BRHS contact: Trish Young, Emergency Nurse Unit Manager on 03 5150 3630 or trish.young@brhs.com.au

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

A closing date is not applicable. Applications are reviewed as received.

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In accordance with recent Victorian Public Health directions, all employees working in the Public Health system are required to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19.  Successful applicants will be required to provide evidence of COVID19 vaccination prior to commencement.

Registered Nurse - Emergency (As per award)

Job type:

Full time / Ongoing

Job classification:

As per award


Trish Young, Nurse Unit Manager | 03 5150 3360, trish.young@brhs.com.au

Registered Nurse - Emergency (As per award)