Graduate Nurse/Midwife Dual Qualified
Reference Number 13219
Employment Type Fixed Term, Part Time
Department/Unit Education &
Training Unit (ETU)
Location Latrobe Regional Hospital, Traralgon West
Enterprise Agreement Classification 22 - Nurses and Midwives (Victorian Public Sector) (Single Interest Employers) Enterprise Agreement 2016-2020 - Registered Nurse Grade 2 Year 1(Graduate Year)
Salary $29.71 to $31.27
Latrobe Regional Hospital (LRH) is the major provider of specialist health services in the Gippsland region, east of Melbourne. Our comprehensive range of services extends to emergency and intensive care, elective surgery, allied health, obstetrics, medical and radiation oncology at the Gippsland Cancer Care Centre, dialysis and aged care.
LRH has a number of outstanding facilities following a recent expansion. These include a cardiac catheterisation laboratory, large Emergency Department, endoscopy suites and modern and contemporary inpatient units. These complement extensive Allied Health amenities including a gym and pool. LRH is the regional provider of mental health services in Gippsland. LRH Mental Health Service operates an integrated specialist mental health program across the region and provides inpatient and community mental health care for adults, children and young people and older persons. Gippsland provides a fantastic regional lifestyle with easy access to Melbourne.
An exciting opportunity has arisen for an experienced and suitably dual-qualified Graduate Nurse and Midwife to join the Nursing team at Latrobe Regional Hospital on a Fixed Term until 16 January 2022 basis.
Reporting to the Graduate Nurse and Midwifery Coordinator the successful applicant will play an important role in the nursing and midwifery care of patients within LRH in a supported graduate year. Working specifically within Tompson working within midwifery, paediatrics and the special care nursery.
The successful applicant will be required to:
Complete two 6-month rotations at Latrobe Regional Hospital
Work as part of the nursing/midwifery and multidisciplinary team
Be responsible for allocated patients
Complete two performance appraisals
Undertake mandatory assessments;
Attend seven Graduate Nurse Study Days plus six Midwifery, Neonatal or Paediatric Study Days.
To be successful in this position you will need to have:
An ability to work in a busy environment;
Experience working with minimal supervision;
Excellent telephonetechniques and interpersonal skills;
Attention to detailand production of accurate work;
An ability to work and participate within a team;
Respect for and adherence to confidentiality;
Friendly and welcoming;
High standard of personal presentation, including professional disposition and diplomatic approach;
Strong commitment to customer service and responsiveness to customer needs;
Willingness to learn new techniques and practices.
For further information about this position please contact Adam Dalzotto, Graduate Nurse and Midwifery Coordinator on (03) 5173 8598.
Applicants will be required to apply for and satisfactorily obtain a National Police Check and Working with Children Check.
Latrobe Regional Hospital is a child safe and equal employment opportunity employer. We recognise and value inclusion and diversity and encourage all people from culturally and linguistically diverse backgrounds to apply for our positions.
LRH?s Koori Health Liaison Officer is available to support Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander descent applicants on (03) 5173 8831.Selection Criteria Essential:
I hold valid Australian working rightsEssential:
Ability to work in a busy environmentEssential:
Experience working with minimal supervisionEssential:
Excellent communication skillsEssential:
Attention to detail and production of accurate workEssential:
Ability to work and participate within a teamEssential:
Respect and adherence to confidentiality
Friendly and welcomingEssential:
High standard of personal presentation, including professional disposition and diplomatic approach.Essential:
Strong commitment to customer service and responsiveness to customer needs
Flexible and adaptable
Willingness to learn new techniques and practices
Contact Person ADAM DALZOTTO
Contact Number (03) 5173 8598
Contact Email firstname.lastname@example.org
Alternate Contact Person Kate Dowling
Alternate Contact Number (03) 5173 8000
Alternate Contact Email email@example.com
Closing Date 19/10/2020