Transition to Spec Practice-Perioperative Services

Job posted: 06/09/2021
Applications close: 26/09/2021 (Midnight)
6 days remaining

6 days remaining

Job Description

Location: Melbourne | Northern Metropolitan

Job type: Not provided

Organisation: Austin Health

Salary: Salary not specified

Occupation: Nursing

Reference: 38844

Reference: 38844

Occupation: Nursing

Salary Range: Salary not specified

Work location: Melbourne | Northern Metropolitan

An exciting opportunity currently exists for enthusiastic and highly motivated nurses to undertake a Transition in Speciality Practice (Perioperative Services) in Operating Suites, Austin.

Austin Operating Suites is a dynamic suite with 11 operating rooms, a procedure room, fluoroscopy room and endoscopy rooms. Specialities covered but not limited to are: Cardiac, Thoracic, Neurosurgery, Liver transplantation, Orthopaedics, Urology General and upper Gastrointestinal, Vascular and Plastics.

You will be employed part time (0.8 EFT) in the Austin Operating Suites for the duration of the Transition in Specialty Practice program. There are two streams- Intraoperative and Anaesthetics/Recovery.

At Austin Health we follow a best practice clinical learning environment philosophy and as such deliver education using contemporary teaching modalities with an emphasis on experiential learning with a particular focus on bedside teaching and learning. Subjects are assessed from both theoretical and clinical perspectives. The Transition to Speciality Practice program will be undertaken over a 12-month period.

Position Requirements 

Registered Nurse registered with NMBA

At least 1 years acute clinical experience post nursing registration


• Knowledge of legal/ethical requirements and professional standards

• Well-developed interpersonal skills

• Demonstrated ability to problem solve

• Demonstrated ability to work within a multidisciplinary team

• A sound understanding of information technology including clinical systems, applications relevant to the rostering and risk management reporting or as required for the role and/or department.

Austin Health is the major provider of tertiary health services, health professional education and research across 3 campuses in the northeast of Melbourne and state-wide. Austin Health is world-renowned for its research and specialist work in cancer, liver transplantation, spinal cord injuries, neurology, endocrinology, mental health and rehabilitation.

Work with us! Your reward is to work in a collaborative environment which will provide you with opportunities for ongoing training and development. Your benefits will include salary packaging, and employee assistance program. All appointments are made subject to a satisfactory National Police Check conducted by Austin Health and if required, a Working with Children Check.

Austin Health is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to attracting and retaining a diverse workforce that reflects the community we serve. Applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders are welcome.

Transition to Spec Practice-Perioperative Services

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Jacquie Gasson - (03) 9496 5889
Madeline Cronin - (03) 9496 5265

Transition to Spec Practice-Perioperative Services