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Registered Nurse G2

Job posted: 14/10/2020
Applications close: 20/10/2020 (Midnight)
1 day remaining

1 day remaining

Job Description

Location: Melbourne | Northern Metropolitan

Job type: Not provided

Organisation: Austin Health

Salary: Salary not specified

Occupation: Medical, Nursing

Reference: 34738

Reference: 34738

Occupation: Medical, Nursing

Salary Range: Salary not specified

Work location: Melbourne | Northern Metropolitan

Austin Health is the major provider of tertiary health services, health professional education and research across 3 campuses in the northeast of Melbourne and state-wide. Austin Health is world-renowned for its research and specialist work in cancer, liver transplantation, spinal cord injuries, neurology, endocrinology, mental health and rehabilitation.


An exciting opportunity currently exists for an enthusiastic and highly experienced Registered Nurse to join Ward 10


Details of Department: acute medical ward for the aged patient.


Details of position/position requirements:


Maternity Leave Cover 


32 hours


26/10/2020 - 5/9/2021


To be successful in this role you must demonstrate/Key responsibilities will include:



  • Acute Medical Experience

  • Demonstrated high clinical standards in patient assessment and implementation of care strategies

  • Active participation in upholding the National Standards

  • Confident to identify & initiate appropriate care in the deteriorating patient

  • Understand the complexities of the aged patient suffering an acute illness

  • Ability to respond appropriately in workload demands due to changes in patient acuity

  • Interested in being part of a Medical Emergency Review Team

  • Confident in the management of patients with behaviour associated with an acute Delirium and/or Dementia

  • Familiar with and initiate strategies around falls prevention and management


Work with us! Your reward is to work in a collaborative environment which will provide you with opportunities for ongoing training and development. Your benefits will include salary packaging, and employee assistance program.


All appointments are made subject to a satisfactory National Police Check conducted by Austin Health and if required, a Working With Children Check.


Austin Health is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to attracting and retaining a diverse workforce that reflects the community we serve.  Applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders are encouraged.

Registered Nurse G2

Job type:

Not provided

Job classification:

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Contact:

Carolyn Davis - (30) 3949 6375 - (__) ____ ____

Registered Nurse G2