Registered Nurse - Paediatrics - Box Hill Hospital

Job posted: 08/06/2022
Applications close: 06/07/2022 (Midnight)
6 days remaining

6 days remaining

Job Description

Location: Melbourne | Eastern Metropolitan

Job type: Not provided

Organisation: Eastern Health

Salary: Salary not specified

Occupation: Nursing

Reference: 26813

Reference: 26813

Occupation: Nursing

Salary Range: Salary not specified

Work location: Melbourne | Eastern Metropolitan

Registered Nurses – Paediatric – Box Hill Hospital

  • Multiple permanent, full- and part-time positions available

  • Career progression and leadership opportunities

  • Provide exceptional family-centred care within a values-based organisation

  • $64,911.60 - $88,992.80 per annum dependent on experience (part-time, pro-rata)

Are you an experienced and enthusiastic paediatric nurse? Are you ready for a change? Join the supportive and cohesive paediatric team at Box Hill Hospital and work close to home, shops and public transport.

About Eastern Health:

Eastern Health is one of Melbourne’s largest public health services. We are a values-based organisation committed to research and teaching, and have strong affiliations with Australia’s top universities. 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.

About the role:

We are a 16 bed unit that supports young people ranging from neonates to those 18 years of age. We care for paediatric patients with a wide range of presentations, including surgical (general surgery, ENT, plastics and orthopaedics) and medical. We also have a speciality adolescent eating disorder unit.

Our team regularly (but, always voluntarily!) participates in fundraising efforts. These activities are multi-fold: they provide the opportunity to engage in team building activities, and also raise money for special equipment for the ward. This story showcases some of our new equipment.

At Eastern Health, you will be a valued member of a highly dedicated, multi-disciplinary team incorporating medical, nursing and allied health professionals.  We pride ourselves on going above and beyond to provide our patients with timely access to the best possible care. You will be supported by a team of experienced clinicians, including clinical educators and a cohesive leadership team. With a strong commitment to research and teaching, we offer many professional development opportunities, and our online learning platform, iLearn, holds a wealth of information to assist you with your ongoing learning and development.

Learn more about Box Hill Hospital here

International applications welcome.

About you:

You are dedicated, empathetic and adaptable. You are an experienced paediatric nurse with a kind, friendly and bubbly personality. You enjoy a fast-paced environment where each day is different. You’re confident managing the unexpected, an excellent communicator, and a highly skilled clinician who can work autonomously yet simultaneously as part of a team. To be successful in this role you should possess:

  • Current registration with AHPRA (essential)

  • Successful completion of a nurse graduate program (essential)

  • Recent paediatric nursing experience (within Australia)

  • Post graduate qualifications will be highly regarded

  • An empathetic and personable demeanour

  • 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.

Vaccination against infectious disease is a mandatory requirement of this role.  An offer of employment is conditional on you providing evidence that you are currently vaccinated against COVID-19 with evidence of booster & Influenza, prior to commencing employment.

What we offer:

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

  • Work for a values-based organisation

  • Diverse and engaging career opportunities

  • Friendly & supportive team

  • Flexible working hours; we actively encourage work-life balance

  • Salary packaging options

  • Career progression in our teaching hospitals

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

**Please note: applications will be screened upon receipt and advertising may close prior to the closing date**

Registered Nurse - Paediatrics - Box Hill Hospital

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Leanne Virgona - (03) 9975 6533

Registered Nurse - Paediatrics - Box Hill Hospital