Registered Nurses - Medical/Surgical Ward (As per advertisement)

Job posted: 05/08/2022
Applications close: 04/12/2022 (Midnight)
2 days remaining

2 days remaining

Job Description

Location: Gippsland | Bairnsdale

Job type: Other

Organisation: Bairnsdale Regional Health Service

Salary: Salary not specified

Occupation: Medical and Nursing

Reference: VG/BRHS/CS/1651929

Reference: VG/BRHS/CS/1651929

Occupation: Medical and Nursing

Salary Range: Salary not specified

Work location: Gippsland | Bairnsdale

Based in a beautiful part of Victoria, working for BRHS will enable you to pursue your profession and have a fantastic work/life balance. You will experience a relaxed lifestyle in a clean, green and beautiful area with significant natural and ecological advantages. With the Gippsland lakes and beaches, national parks and snowfields on your doorstep, this will be the best move you ever made!

Bairnsdale Regional Health Service is East Gippsland's largest employer and is a growing regional health service providing a comprehensive array of health care services to our community.  Located in the beautiful Victorian region of East Gippsland, you will relish a relaxed lifestyle living on the Gippsland Lakes and enjoy a rewarding work environment providing challenge, variety and a range of opportunities to progress your career.  

          • Rewarding work and education in a beautiful part of the world
          • Make a real difference in a welcoming community
          • Provide greater continuity of care in our smaller hospital
          • Scholarship program opportunities to support your learning
          • Benefits - Extensive salary packaging options and competitive remuneration starting at $69,253 per annum for a RN Year 2.
          • 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 

A number of opportunities have arisen at BRHS to join our dedicated medical/surgical nursing team and enjoy a rewarding and supportive environment with opportunities for progression.

The Contracts: Ongoing, Part Time 64.0 hours per fortnight and a variety of fixed term opportunities available including full time.  Please specify your preferred eft in your cover letter.

The Position:

In this role you will work in modern surroundings in our combined Medical/Surgical Ward consisting of 34 beds with 2 bariatric beds and a 4 bed higher acuity area.  Care is provided for a large spectrum of medical conditions as well as post-operative care for gynaecology, urology, ophthalmology, orthopaedics, ENT, general surgery patients.  The ward has facilities for cardiac monitoring via both mobile telemetry units and fixed monitors.  As part of a multifaceted clinical environment you will be exposed to a broad range of patient presentations and clinical situations providing great opportunities to grow your skills.

What you need:

  • Minimum 5 years 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 
  • CVAD competencies or commitment to attain, BLS certification required, ALS an advantage.
  • Well-developed communication skills with the ability to utilise key principles to ensure a good clinical handover 


For more information please contact Rebecca Hall, Nurse Unit Manager, Tambo Ward on 03 5150 3359

Applications close: Sunday 4th December 2022

Applications are to be submitted by selecting “Apply Now” below and are to include:

  • Cover letter
  • Resume (including two recent referees)
  • Response to the full key selection criteria

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Registered Nurses - Medical/Surgical Ward (As per advertisement)

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Ruth Herbstreit, Acting Nurse Unit Manager, Tambo | 03 5150 3359

Registered Nurses - Medical/Surgical Ward (As per advertisement)