Position Details
Reference Number 31903
Position Title Registered Nurse - Nurse Bank
Employment Type Casual
Location Western Health
Position Summary

About Us
Western Health manages three acute public hospitals: Footscray, Sunshine and Williamstown Hospital. It also operates the Sunbury Day Hospital, Transition Care at Hazeldean and a range of community based services. We care for a culturally diverse population of more than 800,000 people. We have more than 6,700 employees who are driven by our values of ‘Compassion, Accountability, Respect, Excellence and Safety’ (CARES).

Our continued growth will see the completion of a new purpose built, multi-storey Joan Kirner Women's and Children's Hospital.

About the Role

Western Health is currently seeking applications from Registered Nurses/Midwives to join our general and specialty casual banks, working across various clinical areas to provide person-centred care to patients in a supportive environment.

Applicants must have a minimum of 12 months’ post registration experience in an acute care or sub-acute setting, as well as current registration with AHPRA.

Western Health can offer you:

  • Opportunity to work across a range of clinical areas or focus on your area of expertise
  • Ongoing education and career advancement opportunities
  • Positive work culture, commended by ACHS at our last Accreditation visit in 2017
  • Focus on community engagement and Best Care patient-centred framework

Essential Criteria

To be considered, all applicants must submit an online application, including:

  • Completion of selection criteria
  • Attach supporting documentation: Application letter, Resume with 2 referees (current and line managers).
  • Be available to attend an interview

Benefits

We offer a wide range of benefits such as:

  • Work-life balance
  • Professional development and career advancement opportunities
  • Salary packaging including novated vehicle leasing
  • Discounted Onsite car parking
  • Onsite fitness clubs
  • Culturally safe and respectful environment
  • Access to an Employee Assistance Program

Culture

At Western Health, we value our employees and provide them the opportunity to grow and develop.  Our teams are friendly and supportive, ensuring we deliver a safe, person-centred and connected patient experience. Western Health is an equal opportunity employer committed to attracting and retaining diversity in our workforce. We encourage applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Application Instructions

  • Completion of selection criteria
  • Attach supporting documentation: Application letter, Resume with 2 referees (current and line managers)
  • Be available to attend an interview

Western Health do not accept unsolicited resumes/applications from Recruitment Agencies.

Selection Criteria Essential: Are you eligible to work as a Registered Nurse in Australia?
Essential: Do you have a minimum of 12 months' experience working in an acute hospital in Australia?
Essential: Do you hold current registration with AHPRA as a Registered Nurse?
Essential: Are you seeking sponsorship?
Essential: Do you hold an Australian working VISA of any type? If yes, please explain.
Essential: Do you have a minimum of 12 months' experience as a nurse or midwife working in acute, sub-acute, maternity or critical care?
Contact Person Angela Cahill
Contact Number 93930334
Alternate Contact Person Jenny Sali
Alternate Contact Number 83456088
Closing Date 13/07/2018
Position Description RN Bank Nov2017.docx
Application Guide click here to view
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