Registered or Enrolled Nurse - Perioperative

Job posted: 26/06/2024
Applications close: 17/07/2024 (Midnight)
2 days remaining

2 days remaining

Job Description

Location: Gippsland | Bairnsdale

Job type: Part time

Organisation: Bairnsdale Regional Health Service

Salary: Salary not specified

Occupation: Medical and Nursing

Reference: VG/BRHS/CLINOP/

Reference: VG/BRHS/CLINOP/

Occupation: Medical and Nursing

Salary Range: Salary not specified

Work location: Gippsland | Bairnsdale

Join BRHS - East Gippsland's largest employer & growing regional health service!

  • Access to BRHS scholarship program
  • Supportive and professional team

We are seeking passionate and skilled Registered or Enrolled Nurses to be an integral part of our operating theatre. This is a unique opportunity to contribute to the surgical care of our patients and work in a highly specialized and collaborative environment.

The position: Ongoing, Part-Time. 48.0 hours per fortnight - Monday - Friday + weekend on call

As part of our supportive and skilled Perioperative team, you will assess, plan, implement and evaluate care of the perioperative patients in a competent and professional manner.  This role will enable you to rapidly expand your nursing skills with exposure to a range of areas including PACU, Scrub/Scout and Anaesthetics. Your days will always be dynamic and engaging!

Why should you apply?

  • Join a role that rapidly develops your skills and knowledge across a variety of perioperative specialist areas
  • Enjoy opportunities to work towards Enrolled Nurse Level 3 or Clinical Nurse Specialist career paths
  • Experience the fulfilment of making a positive difference in the lives of patients undergoing surgical interventions
  • Extensive salary packaging options available to increase your take home pay

What you need:

  • Current AHPRA registration as Enrolled Nurse or Registered Nurse
  • Acute nursing experience and experience in Surgical or Perioperative nursing is required
  • NMBA approved qualification in intravenous medication administration
  • Demonstrated competence in acute and/or surgical nursing including understanding and experience in clinical handover, escalation of care and patient education
  • A sound understanding of the functions and responsibilities of the perioperative nurse including care of the unconscious patient

Please see the relevant position description for all Key Selection Criteria.

The unit:

The Perioperative Suite at BRHS provides a full range of services for both local and visiting specialists. These include General surgery, Orthopaedics, Gynaecology, Urology, Obstetrics, Ophthalmology, Vascular, Paediatrics, Dental and Gastroenterology.


For more information contact: Scott Joustra, Perioperative Nurse Unit Manager on 03 5150 3398

Applications close: Wednesday 17th July 2024

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

  • Cover letter 
  • Resume (including two recent referees)
  • Response to the full  key selection criteria (as listed in the attached position description)
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Registered or Enrolled Nurse - Perioperative

Job type:

Part time

Job classification:

As per advertisement


Scott Joustra, Perioperative Nurse Unit Manager | 03 5150 3398

Registered or Enrolled Nurse - Perioperative