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Registered Nurse (Grade 2) - Intensive Care Unit

Job posted: 17/09/2021
Applications close: No closing date

No closing date

Job Description

Location: Geelong

Job type: Not provided

Organisation: Barwon Health

Salary: Salary not specified

Occupation: Nursing

Reference: 171750

Reference: 171750

Occupation: Nursing

Salary Range: Salary not specified

Work location: Geelong


Broaden Your Horizons


Line up your life and career with us at Barwon Health in Victoria, Australia.




  • Build your skillset delivering high quality care in a fast paced environment

  • Be supported through leadership training and professional development

  • Make work-life balance a reality – Casual, Part-time and Full-time roles available NOW 


About the facility


The Barwon Health ICU is a 24-bed ICU, providing tertiary critical care services to the Barwon South Western region. The ICU cares for medical, surgical, and cardiothoracic adults, as well as collaborative programs to care for adult ECMO and critically ill children. The ICU unit supplies a central vascular access and critical care echocardiography service to Barwon Health. The ICU is actively involved in clinical research, critical care education for Deakin School of Medicine, and education and training of junior doctors and nurses.


About the role


Do you have ICU experience, excellent communication skills and a desire to plan and deliver high quality patient centred care? Do you possess sound clinical knowledge and experience in acute nursing? If this sounds like the opportunity you have been waiting for, then apply today!


Duties of your role include, but not limited to:



  • Providing quality patient care using evidence based approach and in line with Barwon Health Policy and Procedure

  • Delivery of consumer-centred care that meets best practice standards

  • Establishing and maintaining effective communication within a multi-disciplinary team to ensure patients receive quality ongoing care


About the culture


The Barwon Health ICU strives to achieve a culture of patient-centred care through respect, compassion, commitment, accountability, and innovation. The successful applicant will be supported through leadership training, and professional development planning to help them realise their goals. This culture has created a dynamic environment where high quality care is delivered.



What we can offer



  • Paid accommodation for up to a month including partners and family  

  • Short term or casual contacts to try us out and explore the region

  • Flexible working arrangements

  • Professional development

  • Purpose built ICU unit

  • Part of the state-wide ECMO service, we treat paediatric patients

  • We run a twice yearly Discovery Program for nurses who are new to ICU and also an annual Post graduate Critical Care course

  • Personalised orientation Program to set you up for success from day 1

  • 7 day a week Clinical Support Nurses and Clinical Nurse Educators

  • Access to employee wellness facility

  • Salary packaging

  • Social club

  • Relocation and sponsorship support options

  • Doorstep to the Great Ocean Road, Bellarine Peninsula and the Surf Coast

  • More information can be found on our Nursing Careers page.


Also feel free to tell us what works for you, we are open to a range of options and will work hard to accommodate your needs.  Or aims is for you have a dream job and a dream lifestyle!


 


Diversity and Inclusion 


At Barwon Health we are committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce. We embrace diverse life experiences and the perspectives of our people, regardless of age, gender, ethnicity, religion, cultural background, disability, or sexual orientation.


At Barwon Health we are committed to providing positive employment opportunities for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, people with a disability and people with diverse backgrounds.


If we can assist you with any reasonable adjustments in order to submit your application for this role, please contact the Collaborative Recruitment Team via email at CRURecruit@barwonhealth.org.au noting your preferred method of communication and contact details and a member of the team will be in touch.


We Barwon Health are proud to be Totally Smoke Free.


This role must be fully vaccinated for Covid-19 and meet the requirements of the Barwon Health Immunisation policy.


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Registered Nurse (Grade 2) - Intensive Care Unit

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Contact:

Carolyne Booth - 0401 034 722

Registered Nurse (Grade 2) - Intensive Care Unit