Rn Div1 G2 / Emergency

Job posted: 13/09/2021
Applications close: 26/09/2021 (Midnight)
6 days remaining

6 days remaining

Job Description

Location: Western Region | Horsham

Job type: Not provided

Organisation: Wimmera Health Care Group

Salary: Salary not specified

Occupation: Nursing

Reference: 3852

Reference: 3852

Occupation: Nursing

Salary Range: Salary not specified

Work location: Western Region | Horsham

Registered Nurse

Emergency Department

RN Grade 2 (YP3 - YP11)

Base Salary Range $34.02 - $45.49 per hour
Fixed Term Part Time

(64 hours per fortnight)

Long Service Leave Relief

The Position

We are seeking suitably qualified Registered Nurses to join our dedicated Emergency Department to provide nursing care according to individual patient assessment and healthcare needs. This temporary part time position is available from November 2021 to December 2022 and includes working a rotating 7 day, 24 hour roster. The successful applicant will provide person centred care according to individual patient assessment and needs.

The Region

The regional city of Horsham has a growing population of nearly 20,000 and is a 300 kms from Melbourne on the Western Highway and 400kms to Adelaide. It is a picturesque, vibrant and diverse city in the Grampians region renowned for its local arts community and key enabler of the region's agriculturalindustry andpositioned at the northern end of the Grampians National Park, nearby lakes and world famous rock-climbing areas as well as being a wine and food hub.

The Health Service

Wimmera Health Care Group has an average of16,000 ED attendances, 12,500 admissions and 4,600 operations annually. We have a modern theatre complex, including a day procedure unit, a five-bed intensive care unit, and acute and subacute wards all set within a picturesque garden setting.

Key Selection Criteria include:


  • Registered Nurse with current AHPRA registration

  • Clinical Skills and experience relevant to emergency nursing

  • Sound clinical decision making and problem solving skills

  • Excellent communication and customer service skills

  • Commitment to continuous quality improvement, customer service and patient centred care

  • Proficiency in the use of information technology

  • Able to work effectively both in a team and autonomously


  • Post Graduate/Certificate qualifications

  • Current Advanced Cardiac Life Support or willingness to obtain the qualification

  • Experience with Ability to work in Triage

Attractive benefits offered by the organisation include:

  • Salary packaging,

  • Professional development and education programs,

  • Employee Assistance Program,

  • Comprehensive orientation program.

  • Accrued Day Off (full time employees only)

  • Flexible rostering

  • Opportunities for career progression

  • Free parking

This is a great opportunity to work in a diverse clinical environment and join a reputable rural health service dedicated to the provision of quality patient centred care and to meet the needs of the community.

For more information about this position view the Position Description and/or contact the person indicated below. Further information on Wimmera Health Care Group can be found on our website www.whcg.org.au or Facebook page.

Applications must be submitted online via e-recruit by the Closing Date.

Wimmera Health Care Group (WHCG) is committed to equal employment opportunity and promotes the safety, wellbeing and inclusion of all children, including those with a disability.

WHCG encourages applications from people from culturally and / or linguistically diverse backgrounds including Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

We aim to provide a safe environment for our staff, patients, residents and clients which includes supporting and responding to disclosures of family violence issues.

Pre-employment checks: All applicants must be willing to undertake a national police check and Victorian Employee Working with Children check prior to commencement of employment.All appointments are subject to pre-employment checks including immunisation clearance.

Rn Div1 G2 / Emergency

Job type:

Not provided

Job classification:

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Odette Richards - (03) 5381 9275

Rn Div1 G2 / Emergency