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Peninsula Health
Reference Number 22349
Position Title Registered Nurse
Employment Status Permanent Part Time, Limited Term Part Time
Location Frankston Hospital
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Peninsula Health is currently seeking flexible, dynamic and energetic specialised Registered Nurses to work in the Emergency Department at Frankston Hospital on a permanent of limited term (12 months) part time basis.

About Peninsula Health
Peninsula Health provides acute health services based at Frankston and Rosebud Hospitals, Rehabilitation, Aged and Palliative Care Services (across six campuses), Mental Health programs, fully integrated inpatient and community based services, and Community Health services. Recent building developments completed in an exciting expansion program, include a new state-of –the art surgical and critical care facility and Frankston Hospital’s Stage 3 expansion, which includes 92 beds within 3 new wards and a new Emergency Department. The ED had approximately 73,000 presentations per year.

About our Emergency Departmnet
The Frankston Emergency Department is a dynamic and fast paced environment with a strong emphasis on team work and support. We have dedicated ED educators and opportunity for gaining post graduate qualifications.

The current Emergency Department opened in February 2015 and has approximately 73,000 presentations per year, with 20% of these being paediatric presentations. The Emergency Department has 5 state of the art resuscitation bays including a class-N negative pressure room. It also has 4 specialised paediatric cubicles with a separated waiting room. There are 19 Emergency Short Stay beds with 3 of these dedicated to those with Mental Health Presentations. We use the clinical system FirstNet for all documentation, assessments and medication ordering and administration.

Benefits include:
• Attractive salary packaging benefits
• A comprehensive clinical and non-clinical training and development program

How to apply
To apply, please click on the APPLY NOW button to forward you current resume and covering letter for consideration

Other information
• Ensuring the health and safety of our patients, visitors and staff is at the heart of everything we do. As part of this commitment, all new members of our team must meet the immunisation requirements of their role prior to commencement.
• Peninsula Health is committed to providing positive employment opportunities and outcomes for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people and welcome employment applications from candidates of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander background.
• Peninsula Health believes in the strength of a diverse and inclusive workforce where each person’s uniqueness is valued. Peninsula Health believes that by embracing the diverse life experiences and perspectives of our people, we will provide high-quality health care to all members of our community – regardless of gender, age, ethnicity, cultural background, disability, religion or sexual orientation.

Selection Criteria Desirable: Post Graduate qualification in Emergency or Critical Care Nursing
Essential: Must have excellent communication skills with all members of the healthcare team
Essential: Must display excellent customer service skills
Essential: Demonstrated commitment to person centered care
Essential: Must have high level of computer literacy
Essential: Australian Citizen or Permanent Residency
Contact Person Nancy Clayton
Contact Number 97841690
Alternate Contact Person Elissa Rolland
Alternate Contact Number 97841695
Closing Date 12/10/2017
Position Description Registered Nurse- ED Position Description formatte.pdf