Registered Nurse- Emergency Department

Job posted: 26/06/2024
Applications close: 28/07/2024 (Midnight)
8 days remaining

8 days remaining

Job Description

Location: South West Region | Warrnambool

Job type: Part time

Organisation: South West Healthcare

Salary: Salary not specified

Occupation: Nursing and Aged Care

Reference: VG/1803567

Reference: VG/1803567

Occupation: Nursing and Aged Care

Salary Range: Salary not specified

Work location: South West Region | Warrnambool

Elevate your lifestyle with South West Healthcare! Join our friendly team in the stunning Great South Coast region, serving over 110,000 residents with comprehensive medical, surgical, and psychiatric services. Our 282-bed facility is dedicated to holistic care. Warrnambool, our vibrant city, offers top-notch sports facilities, educational opportunities from preschool to university, and rich cultural amenities. Explore the award-winning 5.7km coastal promenade with breathtaking views. Enjoy a fulfilling career and vibrant life with us!

About the Role:

Type: Permanent, Full-time/Part-time

South West Healthcare (SWH) is seeking applications from experienced Registered Nurses to join the Emergency Department team. The department handles approximately 35,000 patients annually, catering to various needs including trauma, mental health, and paediatrics. An expansion project is underway to enhance patient care and efficiency. The successful candidates will work collaboratively with a skilled team in a supportive environment to ensure positive patient outcomes.

Accommodation and relocation assistance to support with your move to our vibrant seaside regional city of Warrnambool is available and will be considered on an individual basis. Warrnambool is a prime location in the South West of Victoria and is only a short drive to shops and neighbouring country towns and attractions, with little to no traffic making for an easy commute to work.


  • Provide patient-centred care in the Emergency Department.
  • Collaborate with various clinical services.
  • Demonstrate strong commitment to professional confidentiality and best practices.
  • Maintain a safe and caring environment for patients and families.


  • Current registration with AHPRA as a Registered Nurse.
  • Minimum 12 months recent and relevant emergency nursing experience.
  • Excellent management and communication skills.
  • Commitment to ongoing education and professional development.
  • Postgraduate qualification in critical care or emergency nursing is desirable.

What We Offer:

  • Competitive salary packaging options.
  • Professional development opportunities.
  • Clinical supervision and internal development programs.
  • Comprehensive leadership programs.
  • Excellent terms and conditions of employment.

Who we are

As an organisation SWH prides themselves on their values; Care, Respect, Excellence, Integrity and Leadership and their overall dedication to the local community. Learn more about SWH here.

SWH respects all individuals and promote equity and inclusion of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, people of all genders, sexual orientations, abilities, ages, racial, cultural and religious backgrounds and socio- economic status.

SWH is the major specialist referral centre for the Barwon South West sub-region, and provides a comprehensive range of acute, sub-acute, specialist, community, mental health and aged services. With a population of 39,000 and a catchment of 100,000 Warrnambool is the regional centre to Victoria's Great South Coast.

To learn about the vibrant town and region please visit: http://www.warrnambool.com/

How to apply

Submit your application by selecting the Apply button below and include a cover letter and resume by Sunday, 28  July. Please ensure you address the selection criteria as outlined in the position description.

Employment Terms and Conditions will be in line with the Nurses and Midwives (Victorian Public Sector) (Single Interest Employers) Enterprise Agreement 2020-2024, with the appropriate classification Registered Nurse Grade 2, Salary range: $71,333.60 - $96,378.40 pro rata, plus superannuation

The successful applicant will be required to be eligible for and undergo the following:

  • Police Record Check
  • Employee Working with Children's Check
  • Current Immunisation status

Note: If you experience any difficulties with this website, please email: humanresources@swh.net.au

Registered Nurse- Emergency Department

Job type:

Part time

Job classification:

As per advertisement


Jessica Brereton (NUM Emergency) | (03) 5563 1457 or jbrereton@swh.net.au

Registered Nurse- Emergency Department