Position Details
Reference Number 40735
Position Title Registered Nurse Grade 2
Employment Status Permanent Full Time, Permanent Part Time
Location Austin Hospital
Department / Ward / Clinical Area Emergency Department/ Short Stay Unit
Hours per Week 500.00
Position Summary

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.

Every day at Austin Health is a new day.

To be the best thing about someone’s worst day – every day

To be challenged and to grow as a nurse and as a person on healthcare’s frontline.

To step up to each new patient with a sense of readiness and excitement in your ability to progress their care.

To thrive on the variety and challenge of working in one of Melbourne’s busiest Emergency Departments.

To come to work each day with a team that will encourage you to bring your best, support you through the tough times, and help you achieve your professional goals.

To have access to training and education in Emergency nursing, research and development.

To go home at the end of your shift knowing you’ve made a real difference to the people in your community – every day.

This is what it is to be a nurse in Austin Health’s Emergency Department and Short Stay Unit.

We need nurses to join us – for a short time, to hone their craft in a wide range of Emergency skills – or for a long time, if you find yourself at ‘home’ with us!

We are a close-knit and caring team who invest in building up our colleagues with peer support, wellness initiatives, and work/life balance.

We need nurses who are committed to their practice and who will thrive on the fast pace and ever-changing presentations of the Emergency Department. 

We need passionate people ready to take on the world and advocate for every patient.  

Now more than ever, health care workers are valued and appreciated by the public and by the services for which they work.  We need you – more than ever.

We need a nurse like you – every day.


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 encouraged.

Contact Person Sine Donaldson
Contact Number (03) 9496 4863
Contact Email sine.donaldson@austin.org.au
Alternate Contact Person Janice Brown
Alternate Contact Number (03) 9496 4888
Closing Date Open Ended
Position Description
Position Description ED RN G2 August 2021.pdf Open
Application Guide click here to view