Position Details

Reference Number 41163
Position Title Paediatric Registered Nurse - Surgical Ward
Employment Type Part Time Ongoing
Entity Monash Health
Department 3A Forest
Location Monash Children's Hospital
Position Summary

Acknowledging the vital role they play in providing healthcare to our community, Monash Health proudly supports the WHO 2020 International Year of the Nurse and the Midwife.

About Forest at Monash Children’s Hospital, Clayton

Monash Children’s Hospital (MCH) cares for more than 100,000 children per year, providing care across the continuum of paediatric services from birth to 18 years of age.  It is one of the largest children’s hospitals in Australia and one of only two tertiary paediatric hospitals in Victoria. MCH is co-located next to Monash Medical Centre in Clayton and is a purpose-built paediatric facility where clinical services will be delivered in a child and family-friendly environment.

Forest Ward is a 32 bed General and Specialist Surgical unit.

About the role

As a Registered Nurse (RN), the ability to use your sound clinical nursing skills and work within a multidisciplinary team to deliver exceptional patient centred care in a family friendly environment is a must.

We have ongoing part time role at .84 EFT working across a 24/7 rotating roster.

About You

You are a passionate Paediatric Nurse dedicated to providing excellent care and an advocate for patients and their families.  You have excellent communication and time management skills combined with the proven ability to priorities effectively and make sound clinical judgements within a patient and a family centred environment.

You are also:

  • committed to safe best practice & quality care
  • committed to working collaboratively to deliver patient centred care
  • available to work across a 24/7 rotating roster
  • team driven & thrive working collaboratively within a passionate Paediatric ward
  • an advocate of Monash Health’s Strategic Guiding Principles

What you need:

  • Relevant Qualification combined with Paediatric clinical experience
  • Proven Paediatric General Medicine &/or Surgical clinical experience highly desirable
  • Willingness to take on a portfolio(s) contributing to ward quality improvements & National Standards
  • Current AHPRA registration
  • Australian working rights

What we offer?

  • access to Monash Health in-house learning portals to further expand your acute clinical skills & knowledge base
  • avenues to further develop your leadership & project management skills
  • mentorship & career guidance
  • support to attend relevant forums & conferences
  • a supportive learning environment, should you wish to undertake postgraduate studies

In addition, you will have access to benefits including salary packaging to increase your take-home pay, access to onsite staff car parking and gym, uniform and the Employee Assistance Program (EAP).

Monash Health recognises the value of equal employment opportunity and is committed to patient safety and promoting fairness, equity and diversity in the workplace. At Monash Health we are relentless in our pursuit of excellence and work to our six guiding principles.

Preferred candidates will require a clear Police Check and a current Working with Children’s Check prior to any offers of employment being made.

As part of our selection process, you may be invited by email to participate in an on-camera video interview. 

Please note, applications will only be accepted via the Monash Health online Mercury System – e-mail applications will not be considered.

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Contact Person
Aleesha Hodge NM 85724030
Susie Lambrianidis Recruitment Specialist 0481 916 020
Advertising Closing 28/02/2020
Position Documents
RN PD Nov 2019 Grade 2 PD Nov 2019.pdf
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