Position Details

Reference Number 159692
Position Title Registered Nurse - Gen Med, Endocrinology & Infectious Diseases
Employment Status Permanent Part Time
Program Medicine, Specialist Medicine & Emergency Medicine
Location University Hospital Geelong
Salary $0.00
Hours Per Fortnight 32
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 

Barwon Health, based in Geelong, Victoria, is one of the largest and most comprehensive regional health services in Australia, providing the full spectrum from primary care, community services, aged care, rehabilitation, mental health, emergency and acute care and employing over 6,500 staff. Barwon Health has consistently received awards for being at the forefront of high quality health care services to the community and has been highly successful when accredited against the National Safety and Quality Standards in Oct. 2016.  We are the major teaching hospital for the Deakin Medical School and have an active and growing research base.

Baxter 7 is a 32 bed unit, encompassing General Medicine, Endocrinology and Infectious diseases. 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.

To be successful in this role 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. 

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.

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.
  • We 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?
Essential: Ability to work all shifts, including nights and weekends
Essential: Experience within an acute hospital environment
Essential: Well-developed communication and interpersonal skills
Contact Person Rhiannan Parry 
Contact Person Job Title  
Contact Number 0438 594 376 
Closing Date 22/09/2019
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.