Registered Nurses - Medical/Surgical (As per award)

Job posted: 21/11/2019
Applications close: 22/12/2019 (Midnight)
13 days remaining

13 days remaining

Job Description

Location: Gippsland | East Gippsland

Job type: Other

Organisation: Bairnsdale Regional Health Service

Salary: Salary not specified

Occupation: Medical and Nursing

Reference: VG/BRHS/CS/1434261

Reference: VG/BRHS/CS/1434261

Occupation: Medical and Nursing

Salary Range: Salary not specified

Work location: Gippsland | East Gippsland

Fantastic opportunity to join BRHS and progress your nursing career in a supported environment.

Ongoing or short term positions available
Full time/Part time hours negotiable

A number of opportunities exist for skilled Registered Nurses to join our dedicated team of health professionals in our combined Medical/Surgical ward, Tambo. In this role you will work in a new facility, gain invaluable experience in a multifaceted clinical environment and enjoy being part of a team committed to the provision of excellent patient care. BRHS provides a range of formal and informal opportunities such as our scholarship and postgraduate studies programs, to enable you to grow your skills, knowledge and qualifications. If you want to progress your nursing career, BRHS will provide a great platform for you to do this.

Tambo ward contains 34 beds with a 4 bed higher acuity area and 2 bariatric beds. The unit provides care for a large spectrum of medical conditions and post-operative care for gynaecology, urology, ophthalmology, orthopaedics, ENT, general surgery patients. The ward also has facilities for cardiac monitoring via both mobile telemetry units and fixed monitors.

To be successful for this role, applicants will have:

  • Minimum 12 months recent acute nursing experience
  • Excellent clinical assessment skills with the ability to apply the escalation of care principles.
  • Excellent care planning skills with a good understanding of and commitment to providing patient centred care with a compassionate approach.
  • A well-developed understanding of discharge planning and transition of care issues so as to achieve safe and timely discharge.
  • Well-developed communication skills with the ability to utilise key principles to ensure a good clinical handover and escalation of care.


The successful applicant will benefit from:

  • An attractive remuneration package negotiated dependant on qualifications and experience.  Annual salary commencing at $65,275 for Year 2 RN to $87,282 for Year 10 RN (as per Enterprise Agreement) 
  • Access to an extensive range of salary packaging options including novated leasing, meal, entertainment and venue hire card and relocation expenses.
  • Ongoing paid professional development leave
  • Strong quality improvement culture
  • Employee assistance program
  • Health and Wellbeing program including gym membership at corporate rates
  • Staff dining room
  • Monthly ADO's if full time

For more information on the position, please contact:
Sue Hutton, Nurse Unit Manager, Tambo Ward on 03 5150 3359

Applications are to include a covering letter, resume (including two professional referees) and response to the key selection criteria as listed in the position description. Applications are to be submitted by selecting the "Apply Now" button below.

A satisfactory National Police Check (no older than 12 months), a Working with Children Check and Health Declaration must be provided prior to commencement at BRHS.

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Registered Nurses - Medical/Surgical  (As per award)

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Sue Hutton, Nurse Unit Manager, Tambo Ward | 03 5150 3359

Registered Nurses - Medical/Surgical  (As per award)