Registered Nurse - Medical Ward
Welcome to St John of God Health Care St John of God Health Care is one of the largest Catholic providers of health care services in Australia. We operate 24 facilities comprising more than 3,400 hospital beds in Australia, as well as home nursing, disability services and social outreach programs. The Position St John of God Berwick Hospital provides a wide range of services caring for inpatients, outpatients and day patients across a range of specialties including maternity, medical and surgical; offering state of the art equipment and facilities to our rapidly growing community.
With over 120 years' experience in health care, we have an excellent reputation as a caring, nurturing and supportive employer. Learning is highly valued and there are many opportunities for professional development. We are currently seeking applications from motivated and experienced Registered Nurses with a passion for delivering high quality patient care, and excellent interpersonal skills, to join our Medical and Palliative Care Unit.
As Registered Nurse, you will be responsible for providing optimal patient care. You will work in close collaboration with all members of the health care team including medical practitioners and allied health practitioners. Successful candidates will have a minimum of 4 years’ experience and will be committed to ongoing education and self-directed learning.
The role is offered on a 12-month contract basis, working 45 hours per fortnight. The successful candidate will have: A willingness and capacity to embrace the Mission and Values of St John of God Health Care. Current Registration with the Nursing and Midwifery Board of Australia (AHPRA) as a Registered Nurse.
Current understanding of legislation and standards related to OH&S, Compliance issues, Workcover Effective communication skills. Planning and organisational skills. Analytical and teamwork skills.
Customer Focus The benefits: Salary Packaging Options Professional Development Friendly & Supportive Team Corporate Discounts All applicants must address the Selection Criteria (as detailed on the last page of the Position Description). St John of God Health Care embraces diversity and strongly encourages applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples and people with disabilities. We are committed to providing a safe environment for all children and vulnerable people in our care and proactively take measures to protect children/vulnerable people from abuse.