Registered Nurse - Orthopaedic Unit

Job posted: 10/09/2021
Applications close: 24/09/2021 (Midnight)
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Job Description

Location: North West Region | Bendigo

Job type: Not provided

Organisation: Bendigo Health Care Group

Salary: Salary not specified

Occupation: Nursing

Reference: 32744

Reference: 32744

Occupation: Nursing

Salary Range: Salary not specified

Work location: North West Region | Bendigo

Are you a Registered Nurse with Surgical/Orthopaedic experience looking for a permanent role within a supportive team environment?

The team on Ward 4B promotes a supportive learning environment for all levels of nursing staff and students. The registered nurses are provided with learning opportunities to ensure the high standard of nursing care is maintained.

The Position

Position Title: Registered Nurse
Classification: YP3 - YP11
Salary: $34.03 - $45.50 per hour
Hours per fortnight: Up to 80hrs
Employment Status: Permanent


Bendigo Health

Our 700 bed state of the art hospital was built in 2017. We are a leader in regional health care, combining outstanding services with a strong education, training and personal development culture. We have all of the latest technologies allowing our 4500 staff to deliver Excellent Care to Every Person, Every Time. Our teams are friendly and we offer a supportive working environment for career progression. Remuneration is in accordance with Victorian Public Health Enterprise Agreements and generous salary packaging arrangements are offered to all staff.

The Team

The Orthopaedic ward offers care to patients before and after an operation who have suffered injuries to their bones, ligaments, tendons or muscles. The team provides a comprehensive range of surgery and emergency care. Services include:

  • Orthopaedic and surgical elective surgery - pre/post-operative care

  • Orthopaedic trauma cases - pre/post-surgery

  • Other accident and emergency admission

  • Conservative management of some orthopaedic conditions

The ward enjoys the services of an orthopaedic/geriatric team who care for elderly fractured necks of femur as well as any elderly patient with multiple co morbidities. The team provides a short term rehabilitation within the ward to enable the total joint replacement patients who require a little extra physio over a period of only a few days. The ward enjoys a very stable nursing staff mix with 5 EFT ANUM  and a number of clinical nurse specialist positions all actively engaged in various portfolios directed at improving patient care.

Bendigo Region

Bendigo is one of Victoria’s fastest growing regional cities making it a great city to live and work in. Bendigo provides services for the region’s population of over 300,000 and so the city offers excellent schools, shopping and cultural precincts, sporting facilities and various tertiary facilities. We can offer generous flexible working arrangements - giving you more time to enjoy the fantastic restaurants, beautiful parks, walking trials and wineries within our region.

Diversity and Inclusion

Bendigo Health is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We embrace diversity and social inclusion and encourage people from a diverse cultural background, people with disabilities and or Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander people to apply.

How to apply

For further information on the position please refer to the position description available on our website www.bendigohealth.org.au.  Applications are to be submitted online. If successful for a position at Bendigo Health you must provide evidence of your full immunisation record as part of the onboarding process

Registered Nurse - Orthopaedic Unit

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Julie Learmonth - (0477) 966 793

Registered Nurse - Orthopaedic Unit