Position Details

Reference Number 162609
Position Title Registered Nurse (Grade 2)
Internal Only This position is open to employees of Barwon Health only
Employment Status Temporary Part Time
Program Medicine, Specialist Medicine & Emergency Medicine
Location University Hospital Geelong
Salary $0.00
Hours Per Fortnight 64
Position Summary
  • Enjoy a role that maximises your potential and enables you to achieve your own ambitions
  • Gain exposure in a high pressure environment
  • Ongoing training and professional development in a supported work environment

About the facility 

Baxter 7 is a 32 bed unit, encompassing General Medicine, Endocrinology and Infectious diseases. The staff are highly-skilled, professional, friendly and dedicated, taking pride in providing high quality, safe healthcare. We strive to deliver quality health care to clients through a multi-disciplinary approach.

About the role 

We are seeking dynamic, highly motivated Registered Nurse to be part of the team. You will be responsible for providing care that is patient centred, safe and of a high quality.

As the successful applicant, you will have an interest in general medical nursing, experience of working in Acute Care and the ability to work within a team environment. You will have a passion to provide high quality patient care, the ability to work a flexible roster and an interest in quality improvement. Clinical experience will focus on developing patient assessment skills and interventions aimed at providing optimal patient outcomes. 

Duties of your role will include, but are not limited to:

  • Delivery of consumer centred care that meets best practice standards and in line with Barwon Health requirements
  • Provide quality patient care using an evidence based approach
  • Establish and maintain effective communication within a multi-disciplinary team to ensure patients receive quality ongoing care

About the culture

Baxter 7 provides a supportive environment that encourages professional growth and education in General Medicine, Endocrinology and Infectious Diseases.  You will find the ward to be a rewarding and challenging workplace.

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: Flexibility to work mornings, afternoon and night shift
Essential: Recent acute hospital experience
Essential: Well developed communication skills
Essential: Current AHPRA registration.
Contact Person Rhiannan Parry 
Contact Person Job Title  
Contact Number 0438 594 376 
Closing Date 27/08/2020
Position Description
File name 
BAX7 RN PD.docx Open
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.