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Registered Nurse (Grade 2), Respiratory Unit

  • LocationThe Alfred
  • Work TypePart time
  • Positions3 Positions
  • Job no: 64502
  • Category: Nurse, Registered Nurse

Alfred Health

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.

  • Permanent
  • Part-time—64 hours per fortnight
  • Classification – RN Grade 2 (YP2-YP9)
  • Alfred location
  • Staff benefits



Ward 5 East consists of 32 beds, servicing 4 respiratory units: Adult and Paediatric Lung Transplant, General Respiratory and Sleep Studies; Cystic Fibrosis; and Allergy and Immunology Medicine.  5 East delivers care through a multidisciplinary team approach. Which is facilitated by daily ward rounds and frequent team meetings.  The nursing team on 5 East complete annual mandatory competencies; and participate in a range of quality portfolios and activities in-line with the National Safety and Quality Health Service (NSQHS) standards.  The 5 East nursing team are a compassionate, enthusiastic team of highly skilled nurses, specialising in acute respiratory nursing care.


As a registered 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 as a Registered Nurse with the Nursing and Midwifery Board of Australia.


  • Generous salary packaging and novated leasing are available through Maxxia
  • Onsite child care services
  • Onsite staff gym, a payroll deductible expense
  • Access to health and wellbeing incentives
  • Discounted health insurance


If you are interested in this position or would like any further details, please contact Casey Higgs on 9076 3440.

Applications close at 11:59 pm Sunday, 28th May 2023

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.

In compliance with the Victorian Chief Health Officer's Mandatory Vaccination Directions, all Alfred health employees must be vaccinated against COVID-19 with TGA approved vaccine and must have evidence of their vaccination status. 


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