Alfred Health is a leader in health care delivery, improvement, research and education. We are the main provider of health services to people living in the inner southeast suburbs of Melbourne, from ambulatory, to inpatient and home and community based services.
Critical Care Registered Nurse
Full-time or part-time positions available
Brand New Emergency Department
The Alfred Hospital
This is an incredible opportunity to join a fantastic team in a brand new, refurbished Emergency Department. We treat patients who are suffering from serious illness or injury that could lead to severe complications if medical treatment is not received quickly. We strive to ensure all patients receive timely, high-quality care and receive prompt, upfront assessment by the most senior doctor available to minimise the time spent waiting.
As a clinical nurse your practice will lead to excellence in patient care. You understand the importance of establishing a relationship between the patient and yourself in order to achieve the best possible outcomes for your patients. You demonstrate the core nursing values of patient centred care, trust and respect in every interaction with patients, carers and colleagues. As nurse you are accountable for establishing and evaluating the patient’s plan of care in partnership with the patient, their carers and other members of the health care team. You are supported in your role as a clinical nurse by all other nursing positions.
Registered Nurse with the Nursing and Midwifery Board of Australia via AHPRA.
Completed Post Graduate Certificate in Critical Care (or equivalent)
Excellent communication skills
Ability to work independently and as part of a team.
Hold an appropriate visa with working rights
Flexible rostering and self-scheduling
We offer a comprehensive orientation program and regular in - house education programs. The department has Clinical Educators available 7 days a week as well as Clinical Support & Development Nurses to support staff in their development.
If you have any questions please contact Charlotte Stevens on 9076 5153.
Post Graduate qualifications in Critical Care/Emergency Nursing or an equivalent is essential.
Alfred Health is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to attracting and retaining a diverse workforce that reflects the community we serve. Applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders are encouraged.