Position Details

Reference Number 172792
Position Title Registered Nurse (Grade 2) - Urgent Care Centre
Employment Status Permanent Part Time
Program Community Health Rehab & Palliative Care
Location Barwon Health North
Salary $1,293.00 to $1,728.00
Hours Per Fortnight 24
Position Summary

Broaden Your Horizons

Line up your life and career with us at Barwon Health in Victoria, Australia 

  • Gain exposure in a high pressure environment whilst exploring your potential
  • Build your nursing career at an organisation with ongoing opportunities
  • Permanent Part Time – 24 hours per fortnight 

About the facility 

Barwon Health North Urgent Care Centre is a busy and dynamic facility located in Geelong's growing Northern Suburbs.  Co-located with Barwon Medical Imaging and numerous Community and Allied Health services and the new Head to Help mental health service - you have a vibrant multidisciplinary team at your fingertips! Clinical care at Barwon Health North is led by highly skilled Nurse Practitioners, with strong links to University Hospital Geelong Emergency Department.

About the role 

The Registered Nurse is directly responsible for timely and appropriate patient care guided by Barwon Health Policy and Procedure as well as referral to relevant multidisciplinary services.

Your experience in Emergency or Urgent Care environments is needed to ensure positive patient outcomes.

The Registered Nurse reports into the Associate Nurse Unit Manager on a shift-to-shift basis, and into the Facility NUM as required.

Staff work a variety of early and late shifts across a rotating roster.

About the culture

You will work with an innovative multidisciplinary organisation with extensive knowledge and experience. You will have support and guidance from fellow team members and senior leaders 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
  • Relocation and sponsorship support options
  • Doorstep to the Great Ocean Road, Bellarine Peninsula and the Surf Coast

About the Geelong Region, AUSTRALIA

Sitting within one of Victoria’s six regional health centres, Barwon Health serves the community of Greater Geelong and beyond. Victoria’s second largest city after Melbourne! Derived from the local Wathaurong Aboriginal name for the region Jillong, Geelong is thought to mean ‘land’ or ‘cliffs’.

  • Enjoy a range of lifestyle choices including inner city, coastal, suburban and rural homes at affordable prices.
  • High standard of schooling options throughout the area
  • A stone throw from the Surf Coast and Great Ocean Road
  • Appreciate beautiful parks, rivers, walks and wineries
  • To find out more about the Geelong region, visit our Moving to the Region page on the Barwon Health website. 

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 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.

This role must be fully vaccinated for COVID-19 and meet the requirements of the Barwon Health Immunisation Policy.

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: Current ALS certification or interested to work towards.
Desirable: Ability to work within a multidisciplinary team environment and ability to work independently in the clinic setting
Essential: Recent experience in Emergency Department, Urgent Care Centre or similar
Essential: I agree to meet Barwon Health’s immunisation requirements (including full COVID vaccination) as set out in Barwon Health’s Staff Immunisation Policy as amended from time to time. I acknowledge that meeting this ongoing requirement is mandatory and a condition of any employment subsequently offered.
Contact Person Leanne Basham 
Contact Person Job Title  
Contact Number (03) 4215 7994  
Alternate Contact Person Acting Nurse Unit Manager  
Alternate Contact Number 4215 7994 
Closing Date 28/01/2022
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.