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Reference Number 63533
Position Title Registered Nurse - Medical Services
Location The Royal Melbourne Hospital - City Campus, Parkville
Award Registered Nurses [22]
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Registered Nurses – Medical Services
•    Full Time and Part Time ongoing positions available
•    Excellent opportunities for professional development, skills and knowledge consolidation
•    Opportunities to work across specialist medical service wards
About the service:

Our Medical Services at the Royal Melbourne Hospital are currently seeking highly motivated Registered Nurses to join our team.  We offer a wide range of services including General Medicine, Acute medical Unit, Gastroenterology and Nephrology (including kidney transplant service and dialysis). Our Medical Services operates within the Royal Melbourne Hospital city campus and has various education opportunities available in addition to team nursing models and preceptorship.  
 
What you'll need to succeed in any of our vacancies:
•    You are an AHPRA registered Nurse with ward experience and are willing to work a range of AM/PM & ND shifts, within our supportive and dedicated multidisciplinary team
•    You have effective communication skills and a passion for continued professional development
•    You are ready for a new variety of clinical experiences to enhance your professional growth
•    Recent clinical experience in acute medical or surgical settings is desirable
IMPORTANT: Please detail one specific ward you are applying for in your cover letter and application.

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Registered Nurse – Ward 6SW – Nephrology, DFU (Diabetic Foot Unit) and Endocrinology
Permanent Full Time or Part Time Opportunities Available
 
6SW are looking for a motivated nurse who is ready to take the next step in their nursing career here at the Royal Melbourne Hospital.
 
6South West is a 28-bed unit caring for Nephrology, DFU (Diabetic Foot Unit) and Endocrinology patients with a high turnover of both medical and surgical care in one setting. We provide a wide range of specialist care in renal replacement therapies such as haemodialysis, peritoneal dialysis and pre and post-operative renal transplant care along with acute renal failure and CKD management.
 
To be successful for this role you will have:
•    Recent acute medical and surgical experience
Position closes 30th May 2022



Registered Nurse – Ward 5North – Gastroenterology and Orthopaedic Ward
Permanent Full Time or Part Time Opportunities Available
 
5North are searching for a Registered Nurse to join a collaborative working environment well supported by highly skills Clinical Nurse Consultants, Clinical Nurse Educators, Medical staff, Pharmacists and Allied Health professionals.
 
5North is a 20-bed inpatient ward specialising in Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Orthopaedic Medicine.  Our patient cohort varies from conditions such as; Peptic ulcer disease, acute and chronic pancreatitis and gastrointestinal cancers, from an orthopaedic medicine perspective, patients predominantly present with fractured neck of femurs with or without associated secondary fracture.
 
To be successful for this role you will have:
•    Acute and complex care experience required
Position closes 30th May 2022

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Registered Nurse – Ward AMU – Acute Medical Unit
Permanent Full Time or Part Time Opportunities Available
 
The Acute Medical Unit (AMU) is a 32-bed unit that works cohesively with the ED team to ensure rapid assessment of potential patients, predict the length of stay, and facilitate admission of patients to AMU or to a long-term medical unit/ward.
The principle of streaming will achieve the concept of “Right Patient to Right Unit First Time Every Time” by the streamlining of acute General Medical patients into short-term stream and/or long-term streams.
 
AMU is a consultant-led medical, nursing and multidisciplinary team with comprehensive and varied skills that is dedicated to optimising care for their patients.
 
To be successful for this role you will have:
•    Recent clinical experience in acute medical is desirable
Position closes 30th May 2022

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Registered Nurse – Ward 5SW – Acute Medical & Respiratory Ward
Permanent Full Time or Part Time Opportunities Available
 
Exciting opportunity for a Registered Nurse to work in The Royal Melbourne Hospital (RMH) in ward 5 South West. 5 South West is a 30-bed Acute Medical & Respiratory ward which includes a High-Dependency Unit for Respiratory Care.
 
5 South West provides robust clinical support for new-starters, and a range of educational opportunities for staff of all levels of experience. We are seeking motivated nurses who thrive when working in a team and enjoy caring for acute patient cohorts. We work closely with the multi-disciplinary team and value nursing input into care provision and planning. Critical thinking and advocacy are strongly encouraged in every member of our team!
 
To be successful for this role you will have:
•    Recent clinical experience in respiratory wards is desirable
Position closes 30th May 2022

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Registered Nurse – Ward 5SE – General Medical Ward
Permanent Full Time or Part Time Opportunities Available
 
5 South East (5SE) is a 30 bed ward specialising in a broad range of General Medical & Metabolic conditions. We are committed to the delivery of high quality patient centred care in a dynamic, fast paced environment.
 
Ward 5 South East admits patients with a range of medical conditions, including congestive cardiac failure, sepsis, pneumonia, metabolic disorders, eating disorders and acute exacerbations of chronic illnesses
 
On 5 South East we are proud of the way we work together as a team, to provide the best person-centred care to the patients with the most complex care needs. We work collaboratively to achieve the optimal outcome for each patient.
 
To be successful for this role you will have:
•    Recent clinical experience in acute medical is desirable
Position closes 30th May 2022

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Registered Nurse – Ward 9 East – Infectious Diseases, Rheumatology and Immunology Ward
Permanent Full Time or Part Time Opportunities Available
 
9 East are searching for a Registered Nurse to join a collaborative working environment well supported by highly skills Clinical Nurse Consultants, Clinical Nurse Educators, Medical staff, Pharmacists and Allied Health professionals.
 
9 East is a 20-bed inpatient ward specialising in Infectious Diseases, Rheumatology and Immunology Medicine.  Our usual patient cohort varies from conditions such as TB, Influenza, HIV, Measles, SLE, Rheumatoid Arthritis and a range of Immunological disorders but has been mostly treating Covid-19 during the pandemic.


To be successful for this role you will have:
•    Acute and complex care experience required
Position closes 5th June 2022

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Next steps?
 
Found a position for you? Click ‘Apply Now’ and attach your resume, cover letter and complete all questions within the application process to be considered.
 
Don’t miss out! Position may close early with suitable applicants being shortlisted immediately
 
Benefits of working with the RMH:
•    Access to a specialised clinical education team on a daily basis
•    A Values based organisation offering great prospects for career diversity and professional advancement
•    Comprehensive Health & Wellbeing Programs including; On-site staff gym, Staff Medical Service, Employee Assistance Program, Peer Support Program - run by our dedicated employees
•    Salary packaging options, monthly ADOs for full time staff (That’s an additional day off every month!), discounted onsite car parking, close to public transport
Professional Development Opportunities:
•    Graduate Certificate in Clinical Nursing
•    Newly available- RISE program -Registered Nurses Introduction to Specialty which is a free 6 month speciality program
•    A robust education calendar released monthly with ever changing education sessions held on during working hours on the ward
•    Clinical and non-clinical short courses available & supported year round
The RMH is proud to be a workplace that champions diversity, inclusion and equality for our staff and our community.  Our goal is for our people to feel safe, included and supported so that they can be at their best every single day. We encourage talented people from all backgrounds, abilities and identities to apply to our vacancies, and will consider adjustments to support such applications.
 
All appointments are made subject to a satisfactory Criminal History Record Check. In accordance with the Victorian Government’s Mandatory Vaccination Directions, all employees must be vaccinated against COVID-19 with TGA approved vaccines and must provide evidence of their vaccination status prior to commencement.
 
We are a Circle Back Initiative Employer – we commit to respond to every applicant.


Selection Criteria Essential: Please confirm if you can commit to a rotating roster across a 7 day week including AMs/PMs/ND
Essential: Please confirm the ward you are applying for?
Contact Person Elise Zubrycki
Contact Number 0393424934
Alternate Contact Person Kylie Russell
Alternate Contact Number 0393424503
Closing Date 16/05/2022
Position Description
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