Wimmera Health Care Group

Emergency Department Registered Nurse

Job Description

Registered Nurse

Emergency Department

RN Grade 2 (YP3 – YP11)

Base Salary Range $34.02 – $45.49 per hour
Permanent Full/Part Time

(up to 88 hours per fortnight available)

Multiple positions available

The Position

We are seeking a suitably qualified Registered Nurse to join our dedicated Emergency Department to provide nursing care according to individual patient assessment and healthcare needs. This permanent part time position is available for an immediate start and includes working a rotating 7 day, 24 hour roster. The successful applicant will provide person centred care according to individual patient assessment and needs. Please indicate in your application how many hours you’re interested in.

The Region

The regional city of Horsham has a growing population of nearly 20,000 and is a 300 kms from Melbourne on the Western Highway and 400kms to Adelaide. It is a picturesque, vibrant and diverse city in the Grampians region renowned for its local arts community and key enabler of the region’s agricultural industry and positioned at the northern end of the Grampians National Park, nearby lakes and world famous rock-climbing areas as well as being a wine and food hub.

The Health Service

Wimmera Health Care Group has an average of 16,000 ED attendances, 12,500 admissions and 4,600 operations annually. We have a modern theatre complex, including a day procedure unit, a five-bed intensive care unit, and acute and subacute wards all set within a picturesque garden setting.

Key Selection Criteria include:

Essential:

  • Registered Nurse with current AHPRA registration
  • Clinical Skills and experience relevant to emergency nursing
  • Sound clinical decision making and problem solving skills
  • Excellent communication and customer service skills
  • Commitment to continuous quality improvement, customer service and patient centred care
  • Proficiency in the use of information technology
  • Able to work effectively both in a team and autonomously

Desirable:

  • Post Graduate/Certificate qualifications
  • Current Advanced Cardiac Life Support or willingness to obtain the qualification
  • Experience with Ability to work in Triage

Attractive benefits offered by the organisation include:

  • Salary packaging,
  • Professional development and education programs,
  • Employee Assistance Program,
  • Comprehensive orientation program.
  • Accrued Day Off (full time employees only)
  • Flexible rostering
  • Opportunities for career progression
  • Free parking

This is a great opportunity to work in a diverse environment and join a reputable rural health service that is now a part of Grampians Health, dedicated to the provision of quality patient centred care and to meet the needs of the community.

For more information about this position please view the Position Description and/or contact the responsible person indicated below. Further information on Grampians Health (Horsham & Dimboola Campuses) can be found on our website or Facebook page.

Applications must be submitted online via e-recruit by the Closing Date.

Grampians Health (Horsham & Dimboola Campuses) is committed to equal employment opportunity and promotes the safety, wellbeing and inclusion of all children, including those with a disability.

Grampians Health encourages applications from people from culturally and / or linguistically diverse backgrounds including Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

We aim to provide a safe environment for our staff, patients, residents and clients which includes supporting and responding to disclosures of family violence issues.

Pre-employment checks: All applicants must be willing to undertake a national police check and Victorian Employee Working with Children check prior to commencement of employment. All appointments are subject to pre-employment checks including immunisation clearance.

Horsham & Dimboola Campuses, proudly part of Grampians Health.
Selection Criteria Desirable: Current Advanced Cardiac Life Support?
Desirable: Experience with Ability to work in Triage?
Essential: How many hours per fortnight are you interested in?
Contact Person Delilah Brennan
Contact Number (03) 5381 9275
Closing Date 01/06/2022
Position Description RN G2 Emergency Department Dec 18.pdf

Job Summary

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Horsham Location
Undefined Job Type
Salary $34.02-45.49 per hour

Employer

Wimmera Health Care Group

Contacts

Email: [email protected] Phone: 03 5381 9080