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Registered Nurses (Grade 2) - Operating Services

Job posted: 16/09/2021
Applications close: No closing date

No closing date

Job Description

Location: Geelong, Melbourne

Job type: Not provided

Organisation: Barwon Health

Salary: Salary not specified

Occupation: Nursing

Reference: 171812

Reference: 171812

Occupation: Nursing

Salary Range: Salary not specified

Work location: Geelong, Melbourne


  • Advance your nursing career in perioperative nursing – permanent and fixed term hours.

  • Be part of a dynamic unit and enjoy flexible work life balance

  • Opportunities across scrub/scout, anaesthetic and recovery and pre admission/Discharge


About the facility 


Be a part of an exciting expansion in Operating Services at Barwon Health.


Operating Services at Barwon Health consists of 14 Operating theatres and one endoscopy suite across three points of care; Main Theatre, Gretta Volum Centre & Building B. At Barwon Health we operate on an average of 22,000 procedures a year and across of vast array of surgical specialities; Cardiothoracic, Cardiology, ENT, General Surgery, Gastroenterology, Gynaecology & Obstetrics, Oral Faciomaxillary, Ophthalmology, Orthopaedic, Vascular, Urology & Plastics


Operating Monday to Friday; GVC comprises of two theatres and an endoscopy suite with a primary focus on high turnover lists from a variety of specialities including Gastroenterology, General Surgery, ENT and Ophthalmology.


Operating Monday to Thursday; Building B is our newly expanded service within the existing Operating Services Department at Barwon Health. Building B consists of 2 new theatres, stage 1 and 2 recovery and a dedicated admission and discharge environment. Building B has a variety of specialities from Gynaecology, General Surgery & Urology.  


Our mission is to ensure the right equipment and resource is available to the right patient at the right time in the right place. We are dedicated to improving access and patient flow to provide a sustainable service that ensures high quality and safe care.


Be rewarded, grow with us and join the team today!


About the role 


You will be an experienced scrub/scout or anaesthetics and recovery nurse looking to grow your career at this exciting time of expansion at Barwon Health.  Key to your success will be your energy, enthusiasm and passion for perioperative nursing and your ability to integrate into a busy, dynamic theatre team.


You must be a Registered Nurse with Australian Health Practitioners Regulation Agency. Post graduate qualifications in a relevant area will be highly regarded.


  You will have a demonstrated ongoing commitment to professional development.


You must have a excellent communication skills, are well organised and have good time management.  You will demonstrate the ability to:



  • Deliver consumer centred care that meets best practice standards and in line with Barwon Health requirements

  • Establish and maintain effective communication within a multi-disciplinary team so that patients receive quality ongoing care

  • Facilitate service coordination where possible to ensure broader health and well-being issues are supported.


If you are looking to take on a challenging and significant role, we urge you to apply now.



  • Barwon Health staff benefits

  • Flexible working arrangements

  • Professional development

  • Access to employee wellness facility

  • Salary packaging

  • Social club


 Diversity and Inclusion


At Barwon Health we are committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce where we value each person’s uniqueness. We embrace diverse life experiences and the perspectives of our people, whilst providing high-quality health care to all members of our community, regardless of age, gender, ethnicity, religion, cultural background, disability, or sexual orientation.


At Barwon Health we are committed to providing positive employment opportunities for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people and welcome employment applications from candidates of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander background.


We at Barwon Health strongly encourage people with disability and diverse backgrounds to apply for our roles.


If we can assist you with any reasonable adjustments in order to submit your application for this role, please contact the Collaborative Recruitment Team via email at crurecruit@barwonhealth.org.au noting your preferred method of communication and contact details and a member of the team will be in touch.


We Barwon Health are proud to be Totally Smoke Free.


This role must be fully vaccinated for Covid-19 and meet the requirements of the Barwon Health Immunisation policy.


#Melbourne, Victoria

Registered Nurses (Grade 2) - Operating Services

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Contact:

Emily Cannard - (03) 4215 2843
Bronwyn Le Busque

Registered Nurses (Grade 2) - Operating Services