Position Details

Reference Number 162582
Position Title Enrolled Nurse (Medication Endorsed)
Internal Only This position is open to employees of Barwon Health only
Employment Status Permanent Part Time
Program Women's & Children's
Location University Hospital Geelong
Salary $0.00
Hours Per Fortnight 48
Position Summary
  • Learning and education opportunities within Victoria’s leading regional health care service
  • Fixed roster, including night duty
  • Working within a busy multi-disciplinary team that is focused on women-centred care.

About the facility

Maternity Services at University Hospital Geelong provides pregnancy, intrapartum and postnatal care for both high and low risk pregnancies. The number of births per annum is around 2600. Antenatal care is provided in both hospital and community sites. We have a Maternity Assessment Unit adjacent to the Birth Unit. The Birth Unit has 8 birth rooms. The Maternity Ward has 24 beds, an Extended Postnatal Care service and a Lactation service.

About the role

Are you a Registered Enrolled Nurse, medically endorsed looking to enhance your career at the leading regional health care service? This is your opportunity!

As the successful applicant, you will work in the Birthing suite and may have direct patient care under the supervision of a midwife in a postnatal setting. The role does have an environmental/domestic service element and requires the ability to be diverse and accommodating of operational needs within the Birthing suite environment.

This role is very different to any other enrolled nurse position you would have done. 

You will be a highly motivated team player with excellent interpersonal skills and a commitment to evidence based practice.

About the culture

You will work with an innovative multidisciplinary team who maintain extensive knowledge and experience. You will have support and guidance from fellow team members and management who exhibit our Barwon Health values, respect, compassion, commitment, accountability and innovation.

Diversity and Inclusion

At Barwon Health we are committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce where we value each person’s uniqueness. We embrace diverse life experiences and the perspectives of our people, whilst providing high-quality health care to all members of our community, regardless of age, gender, ethnicity, religion, cultural background, disability, or sexual orientation.

At Barwon Health we are committed to providing positive employment opportunities for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people and welcome employment applications from candidates of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander background.

We at Barwon Health strongly encourage people with disability and diverse backgrounds to apply for our roles.

If we can assist you with any reasonable adjustments in order to submit your application for this role, please contact the Talent Acquisition team on (03) 4215 0520 or via email at talent.acquisition@barwonhealth.org.au noting your preferred method of communication and contact details and a member of the team will be in touch.

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Selection Criteria Essential: Can you please list Barwon Health's values?
Essential: Can you please choose one of Barwon Health's values and describe a situation in the workplace where you have displayed this value?
Essential: Medication Endorsement
Essential: Able to undertake shift work including nightduty
Essential: Able to undertake environmental services tasks as apart of this role
Essential: Ability to work collaboratively as part of a multidisciplinary team
Desirable: Working or has worked in an acute Maternity Setting
Contact Person Michelle Harding 
Contact Person Job Title Maternity Unit Manger 
Contact Number (03) 4215 2053 
Contact Email michelh@barwonhealth.org.au 
Alternate Contact Person Marie Glover 
Alternate Contact Number (03) 4215 2308 
Alternate Contact Email margieg@barwonhealth.org.au
Closing Date 25/08/2020
Position Description
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Please note that this position will close at 11:45pm on closing date. Please ensure your application is added before then as we do not accept late applications.