Position Details


Reference Number 160446
Position Title Graduate Certificate in Nursing - Intensive Care
Employment Status Temporary Part Time
Program Critical Care & Specialist
Location University Hospital Geelong
Salary $0.00
Hours Per Fortnight 128
Position Summary
  • Join a dynamic team providing great career development and continuous professional development.
  • Improve your skills with ongoing training and professional development
  • Enjoy a supportive environment with dedicated education staff facilitating study days throughout the year.

About the facility

The Barwon Health ICU is a 24-bed ICU, providing tertiary critical care services to the Barwon South Western region. The ICU cares for medical, surgical, and cardiothoracic adults, as well as collaborative programs to care for adult ECMO and critically ill children. The ICU runs the deteriorating patient program, and supplies a central vascular access and critical care echocardiography service to Barwon Health. The ICU is actively involved in clinical research, critical care education for Deakin School of Medicine, and education and training of junior doctors. 

About the role

ICU have an exciting opportunity for a Registered Nurse to obtain a Critical Care qualification in a supportive environment.

The theoretical component is provided by Latrobe University with dedicated study days throughout the year at Barwon Health & the Alfred Clinical School.  Please refer to www.latrobe.edu.au for closing dates for enrolment.

About the culture

We are an enthusiastic, energetic and focused team who work cohesively together. We promote positive respectful relationships and strong working partnerships in the workplace and in the community. As a team we are focussed on providing the highest quality patient centred care.

Barwon Health staff benefits

  • Flexible working arrangements
  • Professional development
  • Access to employee wellness facility
  • Salary packaging
  • Social club
  • Centrally located at University Hospital, only minutes from the vibrant waterfront

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: Recent ICU, HDU or Emergency Experience
Desirable: Recent General Medical or General Surgical Ward Experience
Essential: 2 years post registration experience
Contact Person Donna Robertson 
Contact Person Job Title  
Contact Number (03) 4215 1721 
Closing Date 23/01/2020
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.