Registered Nurse G2 - Central Allocations (Acute & Aged)

Job posted: 10/08/2023
Applications close: No closing date

No closing date

Job Description

Location: Melbourne | Southern Metropolitan, Western Region | Ballarat, Various, Western Region | Grampians

Job type: Casual

Organisation: Grampians Health

Salary: Salary not specified

Occupation: Nursing, Aged Care

Reference: 17470

Reference: 17470

Occupation: Nursing, Aged Care

Salary Range: Salary not specified

Work location: Melbourne | Southern Metropolitan, Western Region | Ballarat, Various, Western Region | Grampians

Registered Nurse
Central Allocations Unit – Casual Bank
YP2 – YP9

About Grampians Health

Grampians Health was established 1 November 2021, bringing together Edenhope and District Memorial Hospital, Stawell Regional Health, Wimmera Health Care Group and Ballarat Health Services to deliver safe, sustainable, healthcare tailored to changing workforce and community needs, for the long term.

This partnership follows years of strong collaboration and close partnerships between the four health services. Together, we will deliver better healthcare, enhance services and advance careers, closer to home, now and into the future.

A career with Grampians Health means you are connected and are part of a team providing quality healthcare to rural and regional communities. Our communities are diverse, as is our workforce, with expert clinical staff from across the world choosing to live and work in our beautiful region.

Grampians Health provides acute, maternity, mental health, allied health, aged care, administration and support services.  This means your career will be as diverse and rewarding as you strive to be.

About the role

The Central Allocations Unit is seeking applications from Registered Nurses to join our Casual Bank to cover planned and unexpected leave.  Based on your experience, you will have an opportunity to work across our Acute, Sub-Acute and/or Aged Care Community sites including:

  • Residential Services
  • Sub-Acute Services
  • Acute Services including:
    • Maternity
    • Operating Suite
    • Special Care Nursery
    • Paediatrics
    • Emergency Department
    • Intensive Care Unit / Critical Care Unit

Casual Bank is managed by the Central Allocations Unit which provides staffing coverage 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. Grampians Health uses an electronic rostering system which matches staff for shifts based on their availability, experience and preference of location. Shifts will be offered on the day of the vacancy or in advance by text or phone call.

Casual Bank allows you have an opportunity to work across a variety of locations at the Ballarat campus around your nominated availability.  To maintain your position on the Casual Bank, a commitment of 2 shifts per fortnight is required.

Casual bank shifts can be offered within short time frames, therefore to be considered for this role you must be living in the Ballarat region.

You will be required to provide 2 referees that are direct managers / supervisors (including your current manager).

Key Responsibilities

  • Maintaining accurate availability in our electronic rostering system and accepting shifts based on availability
  • Caring for a diverse range of patients and residents in varied care settings
  • Ability and willingness to provide high quality, direct care within scope of practice
  • Collaborate with multidisciplinary teams to achieve positive, patient focussed outcomes
  • Documentation and updating of care plans / patient records
  • Provide accurate and timely communication with residents, visitors and staff at all levels within Grampians Health
  • Participate in annual performance reviews
  • Commitment to ongoing mandatory education

Skills and experience

  • Registration as a Registered Nurse with AHPRA and hold a current Practicing Certificate 
  • Current NDIS Worker Screening Check, or willingness to obtain if working in Aged Care Communities
  • Current Working with Children Check, or willingness to obtain
  • Demonstrated clinical knowledge and skills, commensurate with experience
  • Ability to function within a team

Grampians Health Culture & Benefit

At Grampians Health, we recognise our staff are our greatest asset.  We are committed to providing a safe and healthy environment for our staff, patients, residents, visitors, volunteers and contractors at all sites.

  • Paid orientation
  • Salary packaging for living expenses such as rent/mortgage plus meals, entertainment & holidays
  • Discounted on-site parking
  • Staff rewards and recognition programs

How to apply

Click APPLY or contact the CAU Recruitment Team, on 5320 6577 for a confidential discussion.

This position is paid in accordance with the Nurses and Midwives (Victorian Public Sector) (Single Interest Employers) Enterprise Agreement 2020 - 2024. The classification is Registered Nurse Grade 2 (YP2 - YP9) which ranges from $34.17 - $48.26 per hour.

All appointments are subject to a satisfactory police records check, immunisation clearance and Working with Children check and/or NDIS Worker Screening Check.

All employees must be willing and able to wear Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) when required, which at a minimum is a surgical mask.  Additional PPE requirements are role-dependent.

Grampians Health is a child safe organisation, committed to the safety and wellbeing of all children and young people.

Grampians Health is committed to providing a diverse and inclusive workforce. We encourage applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, people with disability, people from culturally and linguistically diverse backgrounds, mature age workers and lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer (or questioning), intersex and asexual LGBTQIA+.

Registered Nurse G2 - Central Allocations (Acute & Aged)

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CAU Recruitment Team - 5320 6577
Bernadette Lyons - 5320 6933

Registered Nurse G2 - Central Allocations (Acute & Aged)