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Peninsula Health

Reference Number 22467
Position Title Registered Nurse (Emergency Department)
Employment Status Limited Term Full Time, Limited Term Part Time, Permanent Part Time
Location Frankston Hospital
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• Come be a part of our family in the Emergency Department
• Fast paced, dynamic and diverse role
• We strongly believe in investing in our staff and watching them grow

Position Summary
We currently have an opportunity for person centred and dynamic specialised Registered Nurses (RN) to join our team in the Emergency Department (ED) at Frankston Hospital!
Collaborating closely with a multidisciplinary team, the RN works competently within their scope of practice to deliver safe, evidence based, care to achieve optimal health outcomes or a dignified death.

About Our Emergency Department
The Frankston Emergency Department is a dynamic and fast paced environment with a strong emphasis on team work and support. The current Emergency Department opened in February 2015 and has over 70,000 presentations per year, with 20% of these being paediatric. The ED has state of the art resuscitation bays including a class-N negative pressure room. It also has specialised paediatric cubicles with a separated waiting room.
We have dedicated ED educators and provide opportunities for professional development and career growth; from post graduate qualifications to a transition to speciality program, we invest in our employees.

Who are we looking for?
• Committed, forward thinking individuals with excellent clinical skills
• Registered Nurses with current AHPRA registration
• We pride ourselves on our team environment, therefore you must have the ability to collaborate and work well with others
• A Post-Graduate Qualification in Emergency or Critical Care Nursing would be advantageous
Refer to the attached position description for a full outline of the selection criteria

What can we offer you?
• Be part of dynamic and supportive team
• Develop your career in emergency nursing with plenty of opportunities for education and professional support
• Flexible working hours across a 7 day rotating roster
• Salary packaging benefits, meaning huge tax savings

How to apply
If this sounds like the ideal opportunity for you, 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 Essential: Do you have current AHPRA registration?
Contact Person Elissa Rolland
Contact Number 97841695
Alternate Contact Person Trish O'Neill
Alternate Contact Number 97884640
Closing Date 28/11/2017
Position Description ED Nurse with Inherent Requirements Oct17.pdf