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Grade 2 Registered Nurse - Anaesthetics/Recovery

St Vincent's Hospital

  • Part Time, Fixed Term Maternity leave position until April 2022 (0.8 FTE)
  • Friendly and supportive team environment
  • Fitzroy location

About the Role
An exciting opportunity exists for a motivated Grade 2 Registered Nurse with Anaesthetic/PACU experience, who is seeking a challenging and rewarding opportunity to become part of our dynamic team. Under the guidance of the Nurse Unit Manager or Associate Nurse Unit Manager, the Grade 2 Registered Nurse will be responsible for the delivery of expert clinical care.

We will provide you with excellent educational opportunities across a broad range of specialities including Cardiothoracic, Vascular, Neurosurgery, ENT, Plastics, General, Urology and Orthopaedics.

  • Ability to work efficiently as a member of a multidisciplinary team
  • Demonstrate ‘best practice’ clinical skills within the Perioperative environment
  • Act as a clinical role model by providing the highest standard of direct patient care
  • Demonstrate sound clinical knowledge in the area of Perioperative Nursing (Perianaesthesia stream)
  • Accurately document patient care in accordance with hospital guidelines
  • Assists in the achievement of ward / unit key performance indicators.

Classifications for this position will range from YP3 - YP11 ( $67,236 - $89,902 per annum ) pro rata.

Your Contribution

  • Completed Bachelor of Nursing Degree with a current Nursing Registration with AHPRA
  • Minimum 12 months current experience in perioperative nursing and a good understanding of the current standards of practice
  • Postgraduate Diploma or Certificate in Perioperative Nursing (Perianaesthesia stream) is desirable
  • Motivated, professional & exhibiting exceptional communication and time management skills
  • Current National criminal history check, or willing to obtain

What we Offer

  • Salary Packaging – Increase your take home pay!
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Ability to join Fitness Passport - Your pass to an extensive choice of fitness facilities
  • Staff Health Centre
  • CBD Location, close to Public Transport and close to lots of car parks
  • Discounts and Promotions always available through our Foundation
  • Career development & advancement encouraged
  • Culture of continuous improvement

About the Department
St Vincent's Operating Suite currently houses 12 theatres, 12 anaesthetic rooms and a Post Anaesthetic Care Area. Working alongside the Sterile Processing Centre, Day Procedures and Endoscopy Centres. The department undertakes over 9,000 procedures per year in a vast range of highly specialised and complex specialities over a 24 hour period, 7 days per week. We also offer a mentoring program, which provides a comprehensive orientation to the department and aims at achieving ongoing professional development. We offer a supportive multidisciplinary environment with a strong education focus.

Working at St Vincent’s
St Vincent’s Hospital Melbourne (SVHM) is a leading teaching, research and tertiary health service. SVHM provides a diverse range of adult clinical services and is driven by values of Compassion, Justice, Integrity and Excellence.


  • Please attach your resume and cover letter to your application.

Shortlisting for this position will commence immediately. We encourage you to apply promptly as the advertisement may close early should a suitable applicant be sourced.

We encourage applications from people of all backgrounds and abilities. Inclusion is essential to our mission and diversity reflects the community we serve.

Please visit our website, for further information regarding our Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Employment at SVHM.

SVHA has a duty of care under work health and safety legislation to eliminate and/or control the risk of transmission of vaccine preventable diseases in healthcare settings. You may therefore be required to undergo mandatory immunisations/vaccinations (including flu vaccinations).

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Registered NurseSt Vincent's Hospital
Location Melbourne
Job Reference Number JR119108
Classification Registered Nurse
Sub Classification Theatre & Perioperative
Job Type Contract/Part-Time
Estimated Salary Package Not Applicable
Closing Date 19-01-2022

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