Registered Nurses - Emergency and Short Stay Unit (As per award)

Job posted: 30/03/2022
Applications close: 30/04/2023 (Midnight)
37 days remaining

37 days remaining

Job Description

Location: Gippsland | Bairnsdale

Job type: Full time / Ongoing

Organisation: Bairnsdale Regional Health Service

Salary: Salary not specified

Occupation: Nursing and Aged Care

Reference: VG/BRHS/CS/1619208

Reference: VG/BRHS/CS/1619208

Occupation: Nursing and Aged Care

Salary Range: Salary not specified

Work location: Gippsland | Bairnsdale

A fantastic and exciting opportunity exists here at BRHS for talented nurses who would like to join our skilled team of ED professionals. Be bold and make the lifestyle change now to a beautiful part of regional Victoria and be supported to progress your career goals.

STATUS:              Ongoing and Maternity Relief contracts 

HOURS:               Full Time & Part Time hours negotiable

DEPARTMENT:     Emergency & Short Stay Unit options

Why should you Apply?

  • Variety - Provide high quality person-centred nursing care for a wide variety of emergency patients, and with a significant higher acuity patient profile
  • Balance - Contracted hours to suit your lifestyle for true work/life balance
  • Growth - Be supported to specialise in emergency nursing - Opportunities for advancement are encouraged and supported based on your interests and skills
  • Fulfillment - Enjoy a rewarding role working with a dedicated and professional team
  • Lifestyle - An amazing outdoor lifestyle with the Gippsland Lakes, beaches, snowfields & national parks on your door step. Reduced living costs with affordable housing, entertainment and good education
  • Benefits - Extensive salary packaging options and competitive remuneration starting at $76,902 per annum for a RN Year 4.
  • Relocation support - If relocating to the area, assistance with accommodation is offered and overseas applicants may be eligible for the $13,000 Victorian government relocation support package 

The Position:

In this role you will enjoy being part of a collaborative and supportive team environment whose focus is on providing high quality, effective and compassionate care.  You will further develop your skills with exposure to a wide range of ED presentations, providing challenge and diversity to your daily work. You will be encouraged and supported to further your professional development with a range of future career opportunities available based on your interests and capabilities. Please call Trish Young, ED Nurse Unit Manager on 03 5150 3360 for a confidential discussion on the opportunities available.

The Team:

The BRHS Emergency Department provides trauma and emergency healthcare to the Bairnsdale area and the wider East Gippsland region. The department includes a 5 bed Short Stay Unit and an Emergency Nurse Practitioner operating out of a fast track treatment area.  Medical staffing is comprised of ED SMO's with strong support from HMO's, interns and the VMO community. 

What you'll need:

  • Emergency or critical care nursing experience is desirable but not mandatory
  • An advanced level of physical assessment capabilities (Primary and Secondary survey assessments)
  • A sound understanding of discharge planning and early referral to support services
  • Proven ability to respond appropriately and prioritise accordingly in pressure situations
  • Demonstrated well developed communication and negotiation skills including exemplary documentation skills


For more information contact: Trish Young, Nurse Unit Manager on 03 5150 3360 or at trish.young@brhs.com.au 

Applications are to include a covering letter, resume and response to the full key selection criteria as listed in the position description and be submitted by selecting “Apply Now”.

A closing date is not applicable. 

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Registered Nurses - Emergency and Short Stay Unit (As per award)

Job type:

Full time / Ongoing

Job classification:

As per award


Trish Young, Nurse Unit Manager | 03 5150 3360

Registered Nurses - Emergency and Short Stay Unit (As per award)