Registered Nurse Grade 2 - Anaesthetics/Post Anaesthetic Care

Job posted: 24/06/2024
Applications close: 23/07/2024 (Midnight)
10 days remaining

10 days remaining

Job Description

Location: Melbourne | CBD

Job type: Ongoing - full time or part time

Organisation: Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre

Salary: $71,334 - $95,378

Occupation: Nursing and Aged Care

Reference: 3458

Reference: 3458

Occupation: Nursing and Aged Care

Salary Range: $71,334 - $95,378

Work location: Melbourne | CBD

At Peter Mac we aim to continuously improve cancer care, research and education across all cancers and for all people affected by cancer: changing lives, breaking new ground. Everything we do is underpinned by our core values, Excellence, Compassion and Innovation. Welcoming people from a wide variety of different backgrounds and experiences is critical to fostering innovation, cultivating compassion, attracting and retaining top talent and providing the best possible cancer care for our patients.
Ongoing, Full-Time Role (Part-Time considered) -  Multiple positions available!

Registered Nurse – Anaesthetics/PACU
At Peter Mac everything we do as nurses is underpinned by our core values – Excellence, Innovation and Compassion. We aim to provide world class cancer nursing care, informed by cutting edge research and state of the art education, to every patient and their family.
To achieve this, we need a diverse nursing workforce to deliver equitable, sensitive and culturally safe care. We welcome nurses from a range of clinical backgrounds bringing a breadth of knowledge to provide comprehensive care to our patients.

The operating suite provides a comprehensive service for patients undergoing complex cancer surgery ranging from endoscopy through to specialised robotic surgery and complex multi-speciality cases. Our surgical specialties include colorectal, upper gastrointestinal, hepatobiliary, breast, reconstruction, urology, melanoma and plastics, head and neck, sarcoma, and vascular. Our patients also have access to high dose intraoperative radiotherapy (brachytherapy), and intraoperative chemotherapy (hyperthermic intraperitoneal chemotherapy). We support patients from across Victoria, Australia and New Zealand.
Our multidisciplinary surgical team has an exceptional culture of clinical learning and support, helping every team member to advance their career. As a nurse within the team, you will have access to a dedicated clinical nurse educator, practice development nurses and a team of clinical nurse specialists to support your development.
The operating suite is located on level 6 at Peter Mac and boasts eight operating theatres and ten PACU bays within our purpose-built facility. Peter Macs state of the art infrastructure also includes, intraoperative radiotherapy, two and three-dimensional laparoscopic equipment and the Da Vinci Robot. Peter Mac sits within the Parkville precinct and is easily accessible by public transport, bicycle or car with staff parking available onsite. Peter Mac also boasts great coffee and food at our multiple cafés.
We offer every nurse who joins us a tailored orientation program including:
•            Hospital and nursing orientation
•            Electronic Medical Record (EMR) training
•            Your Thoughts Matter – SKINDEEP and RESPECTS training
•            Smart Moves – clinical manual handling training
•            Supernumerary clinical shifts across all of our specialties including robotics
•            Individualised clinical education and support tailored to your perioperative nursing experience
You will also have free enrolment into three full day short courses within your first 12 months of employment. At Peter Mac, we have the leading clinical cancer nursing education and research team in Australia. The Academic Nursing Unit currently offers 17 short courses ranging from introduction to cancer through to epidural and intrathecal infusion management, surgical and chemotherapy courses.
The Perioperative Clinical Nurse Education team also provide support and guidance to pursue postgraduate qualification in perioperative nursing.
In addition to clinical learning opportunities, you will also have access to our Compassion and Resilience Education (CARE), which is a full day coarse focuses on wellbeing and selfcare for nurses.
Remuneration under the Nurses and Midwives (Victorian Public Sector) (Single Interest Employers) Enterprise Agreement 2020-2024 will be from YP3 - RN Grade 2 Year 2 ($71,333.60 per annum for full-time) to YP9 - RN Grade 2 Year 8 ($95,378.40 per annum for full-time). Pro-rated for part-time.
Applicants to this role should provide a covering letter outlining relative key skills and experience to assist us with our assessment.
For further information about this opportunity, click Apply to be redirected to the Peter Mac Careers page where you can review the position profile. Alternatively, please contact us using the information below for a confidential discussion.
Hiring Manager: Kara Taylor
Contact Number: 03 8559 5735
Email: kara.taylor@petermac.org
Applications close 11:59pm Tuesday 23 July 2024.
Peter Mac requires its staff to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19. Please contact us if you would like to discuss this requirement.
•    Peter Mac offer a range of benefits which support our people both personally and professionally.
•    Our staff benefits include award winning facilities, professional development and events, a health and wellbeing program, flexible work practices and policies and financial benefits such as salary packaging.
•    We encourage applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, all members of the LGBTQI community and people with a disability.


Registered Nurse Grade 2 - Anaesthetics/Post Anaesthetic Care

Job type:

Ongoing - full time or part time

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kara.taylor@petermac.org - Kara Taylor - 03 8559 5735

Registered Nurse Grade 2 - Anaesthetics/Post Anaesthetic Care