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.
Registered Nurse, Grade 2
Multiple permanent positions available
Full time / Part time
Rotating roster (morning, afternoon and night shifts)
Excellent professional development opportunities available
Ward 3 East at The Alfred Hospital is a 13-bed (increasing to 29-beds in early 2020) acute cardiac unit which forms part of the comprehensive cardiovascular service operating across the third floor. Our unit specialises in the management of critically unwell patients requiring Cardiology, Cardiothoracic Surgery and Heart Failure services, inclusive of the state-wide transplantation and ventricular assist device service.
As a clinical nurse, your practice will be essential in providing excellence in cardiac nursing. You understand the values of patient-centred care and are experienced in building respect and trust with your patients, their carers and your colleagues. As a Registered Nurse within 3 East, you will be accountable for establishing and evaluating patient care plans in partnership with the patient, their carers and other members of the multidisciplinary health care team.
A keen interest in cardiac care
Patient-focused and adaptable
Ability to work well within a team, as well as autonomously
Willingness to embrace and contribute to quality improvements which lead to high-quality patient outcomes
Excellent people and communication skills
Excellent organisation and time management skills
Post graduate qualification in cardiac or critical care, or willingness towards, is highly desirable
Discounted health insurance
Close to public transport
For application enquiries please contact Grace McCauley (Nurse Manager) on 9076 3720
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.