Position Details
Reference Number 36709
Position Title Registered Nurse G2
Employment Status Fixed Term Part Time
Location Austin Hospital
Department / Ward / Clinical Area Ward 7 East
Hours per Week 64.00
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.

An exciting opportunity currently exists for an enthusiastic and highly experienced registered nurse to join our team on Ward 7 East on a fixed term basis, with possible option to extend.

 Ward 7 East is a 32 bed Acute Medical Ward.  We are currently operating as both a General Medical and Suspected COVID (SCOVID) ward.  These are the patients being tested for COVID and need to be nursed in full PPE.  Ward 7E is Austin Health's allocated COVID Ward.  If there is an increase of COVID patients needing hospitalisation then 7E will be converted to a full COVID Ward and all patients will be nursed in full PPE.  We pride ourselves on our successful response to COVID and have been recognised for our efforts in keeping patients and staff safe.

Details of position & position requirements are outlined in the position description attached.  To be successful in obtaining this role you will need to be able to work with SCOVID/COVID patients dressed in full PPE.

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 encouraged.

Selection Criteria Essential: Australian permanent resident
Contact Person Rosemary Interlandi
Contact Number (03) 9496 3840
Closing Date 28/02/2021
Position Description
RN PD2021 SCOVID (1).pdf Open
Application Guide click here to view