Registered Nurse - Perioperative

Job posted: 20/11/2020
Applications close: 04/12/2020 (Midnight)
11 days remaining

11 days remaining

Job Description

Location: Melbourne | Cranbourne

Job type: Not provided

Organisation: Monash Health

Salary: Salary not specified

Occupation: Nursing

Reference: 43948

Reference: 43948

Occupation: Nursing

Salary Range: Salary not specified

Work location: Melbourne | Cranbourne

Day Surgery at Cranbourne Centre are looking for enthusiastic nursing staff to join their team

  • Utilise your theatre experience and thrive at work

  • Permanent full time and part time positions available

  • Work Monday - Friday, no weekends, public holidays, on-call or night duty

About our Theatres at Monash Health

Monash Health is the largest public health service in Victoria, employing over 18,000 people across a range of specialities.

Cranbourne Centre is situated in the growth corridor of South East Melbourne. The Day Surgery is a two theatre complex incorporating Day Surgery and Sterilising Services. Our surgical specialities focus on Ophthalmology and include Gynaecology, Colorectal and General Surgery. We complete 3000-5000 surgeries each year and pride ourselves on ensuring excellent patient care and experience.

We are a supportive and collaborative team who provide exceptional care to all of our patients.

About the Role

We have several opportunities for experienced Registered Nurse's with perioperative background, to join the team at the Cranbourne Centre.

The responsibility of the Registered Nurse is to provide patient centred care in all areas of Day Surgery nursing; from admission, through the peri-operative phase to discharge. Be part of the team at Cranbourne Day surgery and improve your knowledge and skills in Ophthalmology as well as our other surgical specialities.

Permanent full time and part time positions are available – Monday to Friday 9 or 10 hour shifts, no weekends, public holidays, on-call or night duty.

About You

As an experienced Perioperative Nurse, you will have demonstrated skills in either Scrub/Scout or Anaesthetics/Recovery. As part of this role you will be expected to have a thirst for learning as you will be allocated to work across scrub/scout, anaesthetics/recovery and admissions/discharge roles. All required training will be provided.

You will have access to resources to support you in this position, enabling you to further advance your surgical nursing and leadership skills whilst role modelling nursing excellence and delivering a high standard of patient centred care. 

You are also:

  • dedicated to safe best practice & quality care

  • committed to being a patient advocate & delivering patient centred care

  • enthusiastic, compassionate & able to work collaboratively

  • excited to be accountable for and manage specific portfolios in our relentless pursuit of excellence

  • an advocate of Monash Health’s Strategic Guiding Principles

What you need:

  • Current AHPRA registration

  • Working with Children’s Check

  • Proven clinical experience

What we offer:

  • access to Monash Health in-house learning portals to further expand your acute clinical skills & knowledge base

  • avenues to further develop your leadership & project management skills

  • mentorship & career guidance

  • support to attend relevant forums & conferences

  • a supportive learning environment, should you wish to undertake postgraduate studies

In addition, you will have access to benefits including salary packaging to increase your take-home pay, access to onsite discounted staff car parking and the Employee Assistance Program (EAP).

How to Apply

Monash Health recognises the value of equal employment opportunity and is committed to patient safety and promoting fairness, equity and diversity in the workplace. At Monash Health we are relentless in our pursuit of excellence and work to our six guiding principles.

Applications will only be accepted via the Monash Health online Mercury System – e-mail applications will not be considered. 
Existing Monash Health employees should apply using their Monash Health employee account. Please call Recruitment Services on 9265 2776 for assistance.

Offers of employment can only be made once all required probity checks have been completed. These include:

  • reference checks

  • a clear Police Check conducted within the last three months

  • a current Victorian Employee Working with Children’s Check (or proof of payment for same)

  • proof of immunisation.

A request to conduct probity checks does not guarantee that an offer of employment will be made.

As part of our selection process, you may be invited by email to participate in an on-camera video interview.

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Sarah Brighton - 5990 6262

Registered Nurse -  Perioperative