Registered Nurse - Intensive Care

Job posted: 06/05/2021
Applications close: 09/07/2021 (Midnight)
20 days remaining

20 days remaining

Job Description

Location: Melbourne | Eastern Metropolitan

Job type: Not provided

Organisation: Eastern Health

Salary: Salary not specified

Occupation: Nursing

Reference: 23682

Reference: 23682

Occupation: Nursing

Salary Range: Salary not specified

Work location: Melbourne | Eastern Metropolitan

Intensive Care Care Registered Nurse - Critical Care Nurse .

  • Intensive Care Unit - Ward 2.1

  • Box Hill Hospital - Eastern Health

  • Permanent Full Time/Part Time opportunity available

The Intensive Care Unit At Box Hill Hospital is a thriving unit servicing 10 ICU equivalents within our 20 Bed ICU. The Intensive Care we see today was opened in 2014 and apart of the $447.5Million dollar site development for the box Hill hostital which saw the expansion of site bed capacity to 621 beds.

Eastern Health Intensive Care Services currently comprise three Intensive Care Units (ICU), at the Box Hill Hospital in Box Hill, Maroondah Hospital in Ringwood East and Angliss Hospital in Upper Ferntree Gully. The service includes 50 physical bed spaces to provide care to 21 intensive care equivalent patients. The service provide a mixture of intensive care and high dependency level care. Intensive care and high dependency are not segregated. The Box Hill Hospital and Maroondah Intensive Care units are accredited for training by the College of Intensive Care Medicine.

Each ICU provides high level care to patients within a multidisciplinary teaching hospital environment. Much of this care includes support for patients with severe illnesses, complex surgical recovery, and need for complex procedures, artificial ventilation and other forms of life support.

The service is led by Intensive Care Consultant Intensivists, and staffed by Critical-Care trained Nursing staff, Allied Health staff and training Medical staff.

Eastern Health is one of Melbourne’s largest public health services. We provide a range of emergency, surgical, medical and general healthcare services, including maternity, palliative care, mental health, drug and alcohol, residential care, community health and state-wide specialist services  to people and communities that are diverse in culture, age, socio-economic status, population and healthcare needs.

For an Idea of what it would be to work in our Intensive Care Unit and a Virtual Tour Box Hill Hospital - Click here  and select Intensive Care Unit to see for yourself.


About You 

Are you a passionate, motivated and enthusiastic Critical Care Registered Nurse, with sound clinical knowledge and experience, looking for an exciting and supportive workplace to develop your career further?

We are looking for flexible and experienced Critical Care nurse's to join our Intensive Care Services team at Eastern Health.

To be successful in this role you should possess:

  • Current registration with AHPRA 

  • Post Graduate qualifications in Critical Care / Intensive Care

  • Highly developed interpersonal and leadership experience

  • A strong commitment to high quality care

  • The ability to work as part of a diverse team

  • Excellent communication and organisational skills

Please refer to the attached position description for further details of the role.

What we offer

Eastern Health offers a variety of fantastic Employee Benefits, view the extensive range here!

  • Diverse and engaging career opportunities

  • Friendly & supportive team

  • Flexible working hours

  • Salary packaging options

  • Career progression in our teaching hospitals

Next Steps

If you believe you have the ability to make a difference in this rewarding industry, apply today!

Please note:

  • All applications must be submitted online via E-Mercury

  • All appointments are made subject to a satisfactory Fit2Work Check, where preferred candidates will be required to complete a Criminal History Check at the expense of Eastern Health.

  • You must have Australian work rights to apply for this position.

  • Recruitment agency applications will not be accepted.

Eastern Health Values:  Patients First | Agility | Humility | Respect | Kindness | Excellence

Registered Nurse - Intensive Care

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Brendan Logan - (03) 8396 2899
Joy Sikanyika - (03) 8396 8297

Registered Nurse - Intensive Care