Description

  • Critical Care Registered Nurses
  • Intensive Care Unit
  • RN Grade 2 (YP3-YP11)
  • Base Salary Range $33.03 - $44.17 per hour
  • Permanent / Fixed Term / Casual - Full / Part Time positions available

We are seeking Critical Care experienced Registered Nurses to join our professional team. These positions are now available and include working a rotating 7 day, 24 hour roster. The primary purpose of this position is to undertake clinical patient care related activities in accordance with educational preparation and level of competence to achieve and maintain the standard of patient care in line with the policies and objectives of Wimmera Health Care group.

Overview: Wimmera Health Care Group is a leading rural health service providing acute, subacute, primary and residential care in the Grampians region of Victoria. Located 300kms northwest of Melbourne, WHCG is the sub regional, acute referral hospital for the Wimmera region and provides a wide range of specialist services. Acute services are situated at Horsham (incorporating Operating Suites, Emergency Department, Intensive/Critical Care Unit, Day Oncology, Obstetrics, Level 2 Nursery, Paediatric and Adult Medical and Surgical Services) with some acute beds located at Dimboola. The ICU is a 5 bed unit providing coronary and intensive care facilities to treat a range of cardiac, respiratory and other conditions and is incorporated within the 29 bed Acute Medical/Surgical Unit (Oxley Ward) ( Total =34 beds).

Key Selection Criteria include:

Essential:

  • Registered Nurse with current AHPRA registration
  • Post Graduate/Certificate qualifications in critical care.
  • Excellent communication and problem solving skills
  • Commitment to continuous quality improvement and superior customer service
  • Proficiency in the use of information technology
  • Commitment to continuous quality improvement and superior customer service
  • Proficiency in the use of information technology
  • Current police check
  • Working with Children Check
  • Recent critical care experience

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 clinical environment and join a reputable rural health service dedicated to the provision of quality patient centred care and to meet the needs of the community. For more information about this position view the Position Description and/or contact the person indicated below. Further information on Wimmera Health Care Group can be found on our website www.whcg.org.au or Facebook page.

Applications must be submitted online via e-recruit by the Closing Date. Wimmera Health Care Group (WHCG) is committed to equal employment opportunity and promotes the safety, wellbeing and inclusion of all children, including those with a disability and encourages applications from people from culturally and / or linguistically diverse backgrounds. 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.