Position Details
Reference Number 43542
Position Title Critical Care Registered Nurse
Employment Status Permanent Full Time, Permanent Part Time, Fixed Term Full Time, Fixed Term Part Time
Location Austin Hospital
Department / Ward / Clinical Area Intensive Care
Hours per Week 337.00
Position Summary

Austin Health is one of Victoria’s largest health care providers. Our 9,000 employees and 425 volunteers provide safe, high quality, person-centred care at Austin Hospital, Olivia Newton-John Cancer, Wellness and Research Centre (ONJ Centre), Heidelberg Repatriation Hospital and Royal Talbot Rehabilitation Centre, as well as in the community through Hospital-in-the-Home and partner health services.  We are an internationally recognised leader in clinical teaching, training and research and have affiliations with many leading universities and research institutes.

Intensive Care Unit

  • Shape your future with us 
  • Full time, Part Time Opportunities Available 
  • Heidelberg Location

Grow your career at Austin Health!

Austin Health is a major tertiary health provider in the northeast of Melbourne.

Internationally renowned for our research and learning precincts, specialist work in cancer, liver transplantation and more, Austin Health provides specialist career pathways and endless career opportunities.

Intensive Care Unit

Be a part of a collaborative, inspiring and dedicated team.

The Intensive Care Unit is a state-of-the-art facility with 25 beds and cares for over 3000 patients per year.

As a member of our Intensive Care Unit, you will provide complex and multi-disciplinary care to a broad range of patients including; liver transplant, spinal, thoracic, cardiac surgery, ecmo,neuro-surgery, general medicine and liver failure.

If you’re ready for a challenge – this job is for you.

Grow your career with our nursing education team and access professional development and support programs.

Opportunity to enhance your career  through development roles including Anum, Liaison and our Met Nurse Program

Join Austin Health and shape your career through exceptional care, discovery and learning.


  • Post graduate qualification in critical care nursing (ICU)
  • ICU experience in an acute hospital
  • Current registration with Australian Health Practitioners Regulation Agency (AHPRA)
  • Commitment to rotating roster 8,10,12hr shifts available
  • Passionate about delivering outstanding patient centred care
  • A commitment to continuing professional development to advance nursing practice

Click the link to visit our ICU - https://youtu.be/Sygsx48wSJw 

To discuss our current opportunities, please contact:

Michelle Topple ICU Nurse Unit Manager

Phone (03) 9496 5870

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, employee assistance program and a staff health centre.

All appointments are made subject to a satisfactory National Police Certificate 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 encouraged.

Relocation packages available to eligible applicants, following discussion with Num at interview

Selection Criteria Essential: Critical care Post graduate Qualifications
Contact Person Michelle Topple
Contact Number (03) 9496 5870
Alternate Contact Person Jo Clarke
Alternate Contact Number (03) 9496 4845
Closing Date Open Ended
Position Description
Austin Health Position Description Jan 2022(1).pdf Open
Application Guide click here to view