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Registered Nurse, Special Care Nursery

Job posted: 07/02/2024
Applications close: 28/02/2024 (Midnight)
7 days remaining

7 days remaining

Job Description

Location: North East Region | Albury/Wodonga

Job type: Full time, Part time

Organisation: Albury Wodonga Health

Salary: Salary not specified

Occupation: Medical and Nursing

Reference: 16830

Reference: 16830

Occupation: Medical and Nursing

Salary Range: Salary not specified

Work location: North East Region | Albury/Wodonga

The Opportunity:

Albury Wodonga Health, Special Care Nursery is seeking Registered Nurses with a passion for Neonatal Care to join our team. As a Registered Nurse you would work alongside a team of experienced Neonatal Nurses to provide evidenced based, family centred care to Neonates and their families.

We are looking for Registered Nurses who have an interest and passion for Neonatal Nursing and caring for sick and premature babies. You will be supported through an orientation program and ongoing educational opportunities. You will also be mentored by a close knit team of Neonatal Nurses to provide timely practice to Neonates and their families.

You will possess excellent problem solving skills and interpersonal communication. You will demonstrate a commitment to quality improvement and professional development of yourself and others.

You will be part of a tight knit, supportive team who endeavour to provide the best clinical and developmental care to neonate and their families.

About Us:

Albury Wodonga Health (AWH) is the largest regional health service between Sydney and Melbourne, located in the twin cities of Albury and Wodonga. Albury / Wodonga are two cities, and two states with a shared health service. The region is home to the Murray River, Lake Hume and an array of food, wineries and cultural icons. An amazing place to live and make a life. The region offers high quality schooling and tertiary institutions, recreational infrastructure and city offerings with a relaxed county lifestyle!

Our Special Care Nursery operates as a Level 4 service caring for babies born at 32 weeks and above, and 1500grams birthweight and above. We provide care to around 450 neonates per year, with approximately 40 transfers to tertiary centres. Our service provides non invasive ventilation to neonates, including bubble CPAP and High Flow. Our staff also assist with intubation and ventilation of neonates requiring stabilisation prior to transfer to tertiary centres.

About you:

Current registration with AHPRA, and a Victorian working with children’s check

Experience in Neonatal Nursing is Desirable

A strong commitment to the delivery of family centred care

Excellent communication, organisation and leadership skills

Dedicated, empathetic and adaptable.

Understand the complex and varied presentations cared for in the SCN

What’s in it for you?

Our team will provide genuine support in an inclusive, compassionate and caring team environment.

Interesting and challenging work that will bring job satisfaction and fast track your career.

Autonomy and leadership opportunities to help you reach your full potential

Opportunities for learning and development

Full orientation and training to ensure you can keep current and be the best at what you do.

Excellent staff benefits including salary packaging, novated leasing, employee assistance and wellness programs, Fitness Passport and discounted private health membership.

Interested?

For more information and to discuss this opportunity further, please contact:

Jane Nichol

Nurse Unit Manager – Special Care Nursery

Jane.Nichol@awh.org.au

02 6051 7322 / 0484 370 557

 

Registered Nurse, Special Care Nursery

Job type:

Full time, Part time

Job classification:

Not provided

Contact:

Jane Nichol - (60) 5173 22__
Jane.Nichol@awh.org.au

Registered Nurse, Special Care Nursery