Registered Nurse Scn

Permanent Full Time Role
Shepparton location

An opportunity exists for a motivated individual to join the Maternity Department in our progressive Special Care Nursery as a Speciality trained Registered Nurse. The Special Care trained Nurse is responsible for providing quality, compassionate care for sick neonate's and be a support and educator of the neonate's family. This is a Permanent Full Time role at 80 hours per fortnight.

The successful applicant will have experience in Paediatric, Neonatal in a level 4 High Dependency Unit and /or child health nursing. Neonatal Intensive skills are required in this position as a Regional Hospital Level 5 Maternity and Level 4 Special Care Nursery we care for infants from 32 weeks gestation onwards. We also stabilise and prepare neonates for transfer to Tertiary Hospitals below this gestation with the support of PIPER.

Applicants should also have a current registration with the Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency as a Registered Nurse and at minimum 2 year post qualification experience with neonates. A sound knowledge of computer based software applications including Word/Excel/database management systems is also required.

About GV Health
GV Health is the Public Health Service for the Hume Region, with main campuses located at Shepparton, Tatura and Rushworth and additional sites in Shepparton, Seymour, Benalla and Wodonga. GV Health provides a range of acute, mental health, aged and primary health and community support services across the Goulburn Valley Sub Region of the Department of Human Services, Hume Region. The main campus is the major acute referral site for the sub region.

Some of the great benefits of working for GV Health include:

  • Wide range of specialties for clinical staff
  • Salary Packaging
  • Continually growing and developing
  • Work/Life balance
  • Support culture based on Reward and Recognition
  • Employee Assistance Programs
  • Glass House café serving breakfast, lunch, coffee and cakes
  • Professional Development opportunities
  • Paid maternity and paternity leave
  • Social Club
  • Discount gym/pool membership
  • Competitive remuneration

All appointments are made subject to a satisfactory police check and Victorian ‘Employee’  Working with Children’s Check. Completion of a Commonwealth of Australia Statutory Declaration is required prior to commencement. GV 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.

Recruitment agencies should note that GV Health does not accept agency resumes. GV Health is not responsible for any fees related to any unsolicited resumes submitted by Recruitment Agencies.

To view the Position Description and Apply, please visit www.gvhealth.org.au, reference #19805.

For further information, please contact Carmel Brophy on (03) 5832 2596 or carmel.brophy@gvhealth.org.au or Cindy Batey on (03) 5832 2598 or cindy.batey@gvhealth.org.au