Short Stay Unit - Registered Nurse

Job posted: 05/05/2022
Applications close: 02/06/2022 (Midnight)
6 days remaining

6 days remaining

Job Description

Location: Melbourne | Eastern Metropolitan

Job type: Not provided

Organisation: Eastern Health

Salary: Salary not specified

Occupation: Nursing

Reference: 26905

Reference: 26905

Occupation: Nursing

Salary Range: Salary not specified

Work location: Melbourne | Eastern Metropolitan

Short Stay Unit - Registered Nurse

  • Box Hill Hospital

  • Multiple Permanent Part Time/Full Time positions available

  • Rotating roster, allowing for a work/life balance

  • Ability to purchase additional leave

We have Registered Nurse positions available within the 24 bed Adult and Children’s Short Stay Unit. The Short Stay Unit (SSU) is a ward providing targeted care for patients streamed from the Emergency Department.  The SSU is an inpatient environment for clinically appropriate patients requiring hospitalisation for less than 24 hours and discharge as soon as clinical conditions are resolved.

Patients present with a variety of medical and surgical conditions providing staff with opportunities to expand their knowledge and skills in a supportive environment. As part of our team, you will work in a collaborative, driven and supportive multidisciplinary team including Nurses, Doctors, Allied Health and Clerical Staff with the primary focus of delivering patient centred timely care.

We encourage applications from diverse community groups including Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, LGBTIQ, people with a disability and people from culturally and linguistically diverse backgrounds.

About Box Hill ED

Box Hill Emergency Department cares for over 70,000 patients annually, with an average of 195 presentations per day. We support O&G, paediatrics, neurology, cardiac, general medicine, renal, surgical and mental health patients.  We are a diverse and gender-friendly team, and place high importance on our self-care and wellbeing.

About you 

To be successful in this role you will possess:

  • Current Nursing registration with AHPRA

  • Highly developed interpersonal skills

  • A strong commitment to high quality care

  • The ability to work as part of a diverse multidisciplinary team

  • Excellent communication and organisational skills

  • Positive attitude towards continuous improvement, innovation and change

Please refer to the attached position description for further details of the role.

Vaccination against infectious disease is a mandatory requirement of this role.  An offer of employment is conditional on you providing evidence that you are currently vaccinated against COVID-19 and Influenza, prior to commencing employment.

What we offer

Eastern Health offers a variety of fantastic Employee Benefits, view the extensive range here!

  • Diverse and engaging career opportunities

  • Friendly & supportive team

  • Flexible working hours

  • Salary packaging options

  • Career progression in our teaching hospitals

Next Steps

If you believe you have the ability to make a difference in this rewarding industry, apply today!

Please note:

  • All applications must be submitted online via E-Mercury

  • All appointments are made subject to a satisfactory Fit2Work Check, where preferred candidates will be required to complete a Criminal History Check at the expense of Eastern Health.

  • You must have Australian work rights to apply for this position.

  • Recruitment agency applications will not be accepted.

Eastern Health Values:  Patients First | Agility | Humility | Respect | Kindness | Excellence

**Please note applications will be screened upon receipt and advertising may close prior to the closing date.**

Short Stay Unit - Registered Nurse

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Katrina MAYBURY - (03) 9975 6050
Erin Gray - (03) 9975 6042

Short Stay Unit - Registered Nurse