Rn Div1 G2 / Intensive Care Unit

Job posted: 24/08/2021
Applications close: No closing date

No closing date

Job Description

Location: Western Region | Horsham

Job type: Not provided

Organisation: Wimmera Health Care Group

Salary: Salary not specified

Occupation: Nursing

Reference: 3819

Reference: 3819

Occupation: Nursing

Salary Range: Salary not specified

Work location: Western Region | Horsham

Critical Care Registered Nurse

Intensive Care Unit

RN Grade 2 (YP3 - YP11)

Base Salary Range $32.02 - $45.49 per hour

Permanent & fixed term full or part time/casual positions available

Multiple positions available

The Position

We are seeking Critical Care experienced Registered Nurses to join our professional team at WHCG. These positions are available for an immediate start and include working a rotating 7-day, 24-hour roster.The primary purpose of this position is to provide person-centred nursing care for patients with life-threatening conditions and complex healthcare problems, whilst working closely with a multidisciplinary team.Our ICU is a 5 bed unit providing coronary and intensive care facilities to treat a range of cardiac, respiratory and other conditions and is incorporated within the 29 bed Acute Medical/Surgical Unit.

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 agricultural industry and positioned 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 of 16,000 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

  • Post Graduate/Certificate qualifications in critical care or recent experience in Intensive Care Nursing and willing to undertake further education, training and competency assessment as required

  • Excellent communication and problem solving skills

  • Commitment to personal and professional development and continuous quality improvement

  • Proficiency in the use of information technology

  • Passionate about delivering outstanding patient centred care

  • Demonstrated ability to work proficiently in periods of high demand and activity


  • Have at least 2 years in Critical Care nursing

  • Experience in attending MET calls

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

For more information about this position please view the Position Description and/or contact the responsible person indicated below. Further information on Grampians Health (Horsham & Dimboola Campuses) 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.

Grampians Health (Horsham & Dimboola Campuses) is committed to equal employment opportunity and promotes the safety, wellbeing and inclusion of all children, including those with a disability.

Grampians Health 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.

Horsham & Dimboola Campuses, proudly part of Grampians Health.

Rn Div1 G2 / Intensive Care Unit

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Jenny Vague/Judy Wood - (03) 5381 9215
Anne Russell - (03) 5381 9327

Rn Div1 G2 / Intensive Care Unit