Position Details
Reference Number 38230
Position Title Registered Nurse Grade 2
Employment Status Permanent Full Time, Permanent Part Time, Fixed Term Full Time, Fixed Term Part Time
Location Austin Hospital
Department / Ward / Clinical Area Emergency/Short Stay Unit
Hours per Week 960.00
Position Summary

The Emergency Department is one of the busiest adult and paediatric facilities in metropolitan Melbourne providing care to 90,000 patients per annum. Austin Health manages several state-wide and specialist services such as liver transplantation and toxicology with emergency staff highly skilled in managing an interesting and diverse case mix.   A busy 20 bed Short Stay Unit is associated with the department which provides efficient healthcare to approximately 40% of the patients require a short period of inpatient care 

We care for our staff as much as we care for our patients with all staff able to access professional development programs, including daily clinical support and education sessions,fully supported Transition to Specialty Practice and Post graduate Certificate in Emergency Nursing courses, Wellness Essential Emergency Peer Support (WEEPS), Austin Advantage salary packaging and employee assistance program

The Austin emergency department staff live the organisation’s values whereby “together we bring our best”. If you’re ready to made a difference to patient care outcomes and work as part of a dynamic and exceptional team – this opportunity is the one for you!

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

To be successful in this role you must demonstrate/Key responsibilities will include:

  • Recent Acute experience
  • Current registration with Nursing and Midwifery Board of Australia
  • Commitment to rotating flexible 24/7 roster
  • Passionate about delivering outstanding patient centred care
  • A commitment to continuing professional development to advance Emergency nursing practice

Desirable ( but not essential):

  • emergency Department experience
  • Post graduate qualification in critical care nursing (Emergency)
  • Emergency Department experience

Click the link to visit our ED - https://www.austin.org.au/emergency

Work with us! Your reward is to work in a collaborative team focused environment, which will provide you with opportunities for ongoing training and development. Your benefits will include salary packaging, and employee assistance program. Austin Health is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to attracting and retaining a diverse workforce that reflects the community we serve.

Contact Person Janice Brown
Contact Number (03) 9496 4888
Alternate Contact Person Amy Pearson
Alternate Contact Number (03) 9496 6378
Closing Date Open Ended
Position Description
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