Position Details


Reference Number 159787
Position Title Registered Nurse - Surgical
Employment Status Permanent Part Time
Program Surgery & Perioperative
Location University Hospital Geelong
Salary $0.00
Hours Per Fortnight 15
Position Summary
  • Permanent part time night duty role available for immediate start 
  • Work as an active part of a health care team shows leadership and embraces change
  • Ongoing training and professional development in a supported work environment
  • Enhance your career at Victoria’s leading regional health care service

About the facility 

Surgical Services at University Hospital, Geelong includes 10 operating rooms, anaesthesia and recovery, perioperative service and a discrete day procedure facility with a total of 16,000 operations a year across a number of surgical specialities.

About the role

In this role you will work as an active part of a health care team shows leadership and embraces change in the coordination and delivery of care, ensuring appropriate referral to, and in consultation with, other relevant health professionals, and service providers, as appropriate. 

You will be an experienced nurse with excellent interpersonal skills with a commitment to providing leadership in the planning and delivery of a high quality service within Surgical Services at Barwon Health, in addition to developing professional and collaborative partnerships with the overall management team at Barwon Health.

About the culture

Our dedicated and experienced nursing team pride themselves on providing high quality patient centred care in an environment that has modern, well-equipped facilities.

Barwon Health staff benefits

  • At Barwon Health we harness a diverse and inclusive workforce where we value each person’s uniqueness. We will 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.
  • Our organisation promotes the safety, wellbeing and inclusion of our staff and consumers including children, and have appropriate recruitment resources in place to ensure background checks and reference checks are completed.
  • At Barwon Health we are committed to providing positive employment opportunities and outcomes for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people and welcome employment applications from candidates of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander background.
  • Barwon Health is 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: Please give details of your surgical nursing night shift experience
Essential: Degree level qualification with a recognised educational institution in Nursing (or other if required)
Essential: Registration with AHPRA
Contact Person Kylie Edwards 
Contact Person Job Title Nurse Unit Manager 
Contact Number (03) 4215 2162 
Alternate Contact Person Lorrae Ferrier 
Alternate Contact Number (03) 4215 2162 
Closing Date 21/10/2019
Position Description
File name 
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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.