Position Details
Reference Number 29910
Position Title Registered Nurse (Grade 2)
Employment Type Full time - permanent, Part time - permanent, Full time - fixed term, Part time - fixed term
Division Clinical Operations
Location Bendigo - Main campuses
EBA Classification/Range
EBA:  Nurses and Midwives (Victorian Public Health Sector) (Single Interest Employers) Enterprise Agreement 2016 - 2020
Classification:  RN GRADE 2 YEAR 2

EBA:  Nurses and Midwives (Victorian Public Health Sector) (Single Interest Employers) Enterprise Agreement 2016 - 2020
Classification:  RN GRADE 2 YEAR 10

Hours per fortnight 3747.20
Position Summary


  • Career opportunity that provides personal fulfilment, job security and flexibility
  • Due to expansion we have multiple positions available
  • Live and work in beautiful Bendigo


About Bendigo

With a population of over 114,000, Bendigo is a thriving regional city located only 150km north west of Melbourne. It is a city with all the attributes of urban metropolis, and the benefits of living in regional Australia. Bendigo provides a strong supportive community base with good schools and excellent infrastructure. Fantastic restaurants, shops, cultural precincts, sporting facilities and tertiary facilities make our city a great place to live and work.


About Bendigo Health

Bendigo Health is the leading healthcare provider in regional Victoria with more than 4000 staff. We provide health care services to a population of over 306,000 people across the Loddon Mallee Region. Bendigo Health offers you a brand new facility, continued professional development, access to employee benefits and the opportunity to work with an organisation committed to continuous improvement, providing excellent community services and diverse and inclusive cultural values.


Your impact

You will be working in your preferred unit(s) of specialty such as Emergency Department, Respiratory, General Medicine, General Surgery & Orthopaedics. You will be reporting to the Nurse Unit Manager. For further information on the role please refer to the position description. As an RN you will:

  • Make a difference to people's lives
  • Have the job security and flexibility
  • Mentor new nurses
  • Have multiple specialties to work in
  • Enjoy the benefits of living in a thriving regional city


Your qualification, skills/experience and qualities required to succeed

As a Registered Nurse you are expected to demonstrate the following:

  • Current registration as Registered Nurse with AHPRA
  • Previous experience in unit of specialty
  • Ability to interact and communicate with a diverse range of people at all levels
  • Ability to provide excellent customer service to both internal and external customers


Staff Benefits

  • Flexible work arrangements
  • Salary packaging (meals, entertainment and accommodation)
  • Well-being support through our Employee Assistance Program
  • Staff Immunisation Program
  • Gymnasium, hydrotherapy pool, exercise classes
  • Private health Insurance discounts
  • Social club discounts

How to apply

  • Apply online before closing date
  • Address the key selection criteria online
  • Include in your cover letter the department(s) you are interested in
  • Upload all required documents
  • Visa holders must provide evidence of their permission to work in Australia


Applications will be assessed as they are submitted and interviews will take place prior to the advertisement closing.

If successful for a position at Bendigo Health you must provide evidence of your full immunisation record as part of the on boarding process. Bendigo Health have multiple positions available across clinical and non-clinical professions, please visit our Careers Page for details. https://www.bendigohealth.org.au/careers/


Applications close 30/11/2020.

Selection Criteria
01.Current registration as Registered Nurse with the Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency. Nursing and Midwifery Board Australia.

02.Demonstrated knowledge of the NMBA Registered nurse standards for practice and Codes of Practice / Ethics.

03.Demonstrated ability to communicate effectively with patients, visitors and staff at all levels within the organisation.

04.Demonstrated clinical knowledge and skills relevant to the Unit speciality. e.g. Critical Care, Renal, Oncology, Cardiology, Respiratory and General Medicine, General Surgery or Orthopaedics.

05.Must be an Australian citizen or permanent resident or a New Zealand citizen, or hold a valid visa with permission to work.

06.Have included in my cover letter the unit(s) of specialty that I wish to apply to e.g Emergency Department, or Ward 6C, Ward 4B, Ward 5A or Ward 6A.
Contact Person Rosemary Maturan
Contact Number (03) 5454 7747
Closing Date Open Ended
Position Description
Emergency Department - RN PD.doc Open
Ward 4B - Orthopaedic Unit - RN PD.doc Open
Ward 5A - Medical Unit - Registered Nurse PD.doc Open
Ward 6A - Medical - Registered Nurse PD.doc Open
Ward 6C- Medical Unit - Registered Nurse PD 2019.doc Open
Please note that this position will close at 11:45pm on the closing date.
Please ensure your application is added before this time as we do not accept late applications.