Western District Health Service

Registered Nurse Surgical Unit

Job Description

Position               Registered Nurse Surgical Department

Work Type           Full Time Part Time and Casual available

Closing Date       Proposed  interviews to take place upon receipt of suitable applications.

Attachments       Position Description.


Enterprise Bargaining based remuneration in accordance to classification

Salary Band YP2 to YP9 (A$67,527 to A$95,378) plus super 

Join the dynamic Hamilton Base Hospital Acute Services Team.


Flexible working arrangements

Excellent relocation assistance 

Salary packaging options ($9010) including meals and entertainment ($2650.00)

Novated vehicle leasing 

Internal and external professional development 

Excellent employment conditions and staff health and wellbeing supportive culture


 Proposed Interview Date: Interviews will  take place commence  as suitable applications are received.

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We have an exciting opportunity for suitable dedicated and motivated Registered Nurses to work within the dynamic clinical team in the Surgical Unit.  

The Surgical Unit presents an opportunity for surgical nursing experience in both short stay and same day surgery, acute care and surgical patients. The Surgical Unit provides a wide range of procedures such as endoscopy, urology, gynaecology, orthopaedics, bariatric surgery, ENT and general surgery. . 

We have a 32 bed Surgical Department with staff demonstrating a strong commitment to upholding patient centred care .


You will bring:

  • The ability to work independently and as part of a multidisciplinary team
  • Effective contemporary nursing practices
  • High levels of energy
  • Current Registered AHPRA 

 What we offer

You will enjoy benefits such as:

  • Excellent salary packaging options including meals & entertainment and novated leasing.
  • Internal and external professional development opportunities;
  • Support to meet relocation costs
  • A range of internal and external developmental and supportive opportunities.
  • Excellent terms and conditions of employment.


At Western District Health Service (WDHS) we pride ourselves on our strong teamwork and our shared commitment to providing person-centred high-quality healthcare to the Southern Grampians community

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The Greater Hamilton region is rich with lifestyle opportunities and facilities. Working for WDHS will enable you to pursue your profession, build your career and enjoy a great work/life balance. To find our more information about the Greater Hamilton region you can visit  https://wdhs.net/v2/home/careers/community-information/


You will be working alongside experienced, passionate leadership peers who are true to our values of Integrity, Innovation, Collaboration, Accountability, Respect and Empathy.

The successful candidate must have or obtain a National Criminal Police Check. Depending on the role, a Working with Children Check Clearance, Disability Worker Exclusion Scheme check, and/or NDIS Worker Screening Check may also be required. All employees must comply with WDHS vaccination requirements, including COVID and Booster shots. WDHS is a smoke-free workplace.

Western District Health Service is an Equal Opportunity Employer that has a commitment to cultural safety, inclusion and empowerment of Indigenous, Torres Strait Islander, their families and communities and encourages them to apply. This organisation promotes the safety and wellbeing of children from culturally, linguistically diverse and aboriginal backgrounds and those with a disability.

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Job Summary

Hamilton Location
Full Time Job Type


Western District Health Service