Position Details
Reference Number 162552
Position Title Registered Nurse (Grade 2) - Acute Care and Rehabilitation
Employment Status Permanent Part Time, Casual
Program Enterprise
Location University Hospital Geelong, McKellar Centre
Salary $0.00
Hours Per Fortnight 0
Position Summary

Join the Nursing Team at Barwon Health as Registered Nurse (Grade 2)

  • Opportunities in Acute Care, University Hospital Geelong and Rehabilitation, McKellar Centre North Geelong
  • Work in a supported inclusive environment that promotes career progression.
  • Ongoing training and professional development life

About the facility 

Barwon health is the major regional health provider for the Barwon South West region. It is Victoria’s largest regional health service with one of the busiest hospitals in the state, University Hospital. We serve over 500,000 people through the efforts of over 7,000 staff and more than 1000 volunteers. We provide care at all stages or life and circumstance through a wide range of services from emergency and acute to mental health, primary care, community services, aged care, and subacute/rehabilitation. Care is provided to the community through over 24 key locations throughout the region.

About the role 

Barwon Health are seeking Nurses with Acute or Rehabilitation nursing skills to register their interest in joining our teams.

We currently have various employment opportunities available within the Acute wards at University Hospital Geelong and in rehabilitation at McKellar Centre North Geelong inclusive of Permanent Part time, Permanent Pool & Casual

As the Registered Nurse you will be responsible for the provision of patient, client and resident focused holistic nursing care to those assigned to you, in order to achieve desired clinical outcomes.

Duties of the role include but are not limited to:

  • Delivering consumer centred care that meets best practice standards and in line with Barwon Health requirements
  • Providing quality patient care using an evidence based approach
  • Participation in regular audit processes to ensure compliance with applicable regulatory bodies is maintained

Ensure you download the candidate application form, complete and re-upload as a free text document with your application documents. 

We will advise of an invitation to interview via email. To avoid disappointment, please check your email regularly and ensure that your invitation has not landed in your junk mailbox

About the culture

You will have the opportunity to be part of a highly skilled, professional, friendly and dedicated workforce who take pride in providing high quality service. You will have support and guidance from fellow team members and management who exhibit our Barwon Health values, respect, compassion, commitment, accountability and innovation.

Barwon Health staff benefits

  • Flexible working arrangements
  • Professional development
  • Access to employee wellness facility
  • Salary packaging
  • Social club

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. 

We Barwon Health are proud to be Totally Smoke Free.

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?
Desirable: Do you have Acute or rehabilitation Nursing experience?
Essential: Are you an Australian Citizen or currently have valid visa that allows you to work more than 20 hours per week?
Essential: In applying for this position are you seeking sponsorship?
Essential: Please list month and year of registration in Australia
Essential: Are you applying for 1. Permanent Part Time, 2. Permanent Part Time Pool, 3. Casual - please list all that apply
Contact Person Central Resource Unit 
Contact Person Job Title  
Contact Number (03) 4215 5822  
Contact Email crurecruit@barwonhealth.org.au 
Closing Date 12/08/2020
Position Description
File name 
RN Position Description - CRU.docx Open
Central Resource Unit Candidate Application Form.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.