Position Details


Reference Number 172504
Position Title Registered Nurse (Grade 2) - Inpatient Rehabilitation team
Employment Status Permanent Part Time
Program Community Health Rehab & Palliative Care
Location McKellar Centre
Salary $0.00
Hours Per Fortnight 40
Position Summary

 

Broaden Your Horizons

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

 

  •  Join a dynamic team in Rehabilitation providing care to Neuro/Stroke and Palliative patients on the North Wing
  •  Expand your experience and grow professionally as a committed rehabilitation nurse
  •  Permanent Part Time 40 hours a fortnight – have a dream career and dream lifestyle

About the facility

 Barwon Health's McKellar Centre is located minutes from the centre of Geelong. The Inpatient Rehabilitation Centre has 100 beds offering Rehabilitation, Palliative Care, Geriatric Evaluation and Management, Stroke, Trauma, Orthopaedic and Amputee service located on site. The North Wing is located in the Inpatient Rehabilitation Centre (IRC) at the McKellar Centre. It consists of 30 beds providing care to Stroke/Neurological and Palliative Care inpatients.

About the role

An opportunity has arisen to join the team in the Inpatient Rehabilitation team on the North Wing in the McKellar Centre. We strive to deliver a high standard of holistic care to our patients in the Neuro/Stroke and Palliative care streams. You will be joining a team that has strong multidisciplinary connections that believes in teamwork and communication. You will be able to contribute and make a difference to our patient's journey. You will be supported in your position with helpful colleagues, and solid education opportunities. Experience in Palliative and Neuro/Stroke is desirable.

About the culture

The North Wing offers a dynamic and supportive multi-disciplinary team environment which facilitates optimal patient outcomes. We encourage ongoing professional development and provide opportunities for this to happen. Everything we do centres on the patient and is guided by our values; Respect, Compassion, Commitment, Accountability and Innovation.

 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 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

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 Collaborative Recruitment team on (03) 4215 5822 or via email at crurecruit@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: Experience in Palliative/Neuro/Stroke stream
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.
Desirable: Did the ‘Broaden Your Horizons’ advertising campaign attract you apply for the role?
Contact Person Sharon ANDERSON 
Contact Person Job Title Nurse Unit Manager 
Contact Number (03) 4215 6001 
Closing Date 30/12/2021
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.