Position Details

Reference Number 159788
Position Title Registered Nurse - General Medicine
Employment Status Permanent Part Time
Program Medicine, Specialist Medicine & Emergency Medicine
Location University Hospital Geelong
Salary $0.00
Hours Per Fortnight 40
Position Summary
  • Gain satisfaction from the positive difference that our service makes to members of our community
  • Enjoy a challenging and rewarding role within a busy medical unit at University Hospital Geelong
  • Ongoing training and professional development in a supported work environment

About the facility 

Barwon Health is one of the largest and most comprehensive regional health services in Australia, providing care at all stages of life and circumstance. Health services available through Barwon Health cover the full spectrum from primary care, community services, aged care, rehabilitation, mental health, emergency and acute care.

Heath Wing 7, a 32 bed General Medical unit specialising in Respiratory Medicine is seeking a qualified Grade 2 Registered Nurse for a permanent part time night duty position to be part of their highly skilled, professional and friendly team. In this role you will be responsible for the provision of high quality patient care through a multidisciplinary approach. 

About the role 

As the successful applicant will be required to have excellent communication skills, enthusiastic, deliver high quality care, and have flexibility in rostering. You will possess sound clinical knowledge, experience in acute general medical nursing.

About the culture

You will work with an innovative team who maintain extensive knowledge and experience. Our dedicated and experienced nursing team pride themselves on providing high quality patient centred care in an environment that has modern, well-equipped facilities. You will find the ward to be a rewarding and challenging workplace with support given for professional development and ongoing learning 

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: Registered Nurse with Australian Health Practitioners Regulation Agency
Essential: Well-developed communication and interpersonal skills
Essential: Recent experience in medical nursing in the past 12 months?
Contact Person Kelly Lestrange 
Contact Person Job Title Nurse Unit Manager 
Contact Number (03) 4215 2349 
Closing Date 20/10/2019
Position Description
File name 
Registered Nurse General Medicine PD Leading Self 2019.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.