Position Details
Reference Number 19190
Position Title Registered Nurse - Emergency Department STEP
Internal Only This position is open to employees of Northern Health only
Employment Type Temporary Part Time
Directorate Directorate Acute Health
Division Emergency Services
Location Northern Health (all campuses)
Award Classification 22 - Registered Nurses - YP11 - RN GRADE 2 YEAR 10
Salary (Fortnight) $0.00
Hours 640.00
Position Summary

Northern Health

Emergency STEP Program

Part Time, June – December 2019


Northern Health is a dynamic health service, providing vital public healthcare to residents of Melbourne’s northern suburbs and the surrounding regional communities. Our campuses offer services to a diverse community across acute, subacute, ambulatory and community programs.


Our Emergency Department is one of the busiest in the state with 5 resuscitation cubicles and up to 60 beds, treating a variety of emergency, trauma and specialist care to the Northern area and surrounding suburbs.


An exciting opportunity exists for enthusiastic Registered Nurse(s) to join the Emergency Department STEP program at Northern Health. In the first instance this role is a part time position at 64 hours per fortnight. 


Emergency STEP programme 2019:

  • Do you want to make a difference in the care of the emergency patient and their families?
  • Have you always wanted to know more about emergency care to prepare you for future career advancement such as post-grad studies?
  • Do you want to upskill and provide care for the complex emergency patient? 
  • Do you want a further understanding of providing care for the emergency patient and their journey of care including ED specialist care such as trauma, toxicity, advanced cardiovascular and respiratory complications and injury?

If you answered yes to any of these questions join us for the Emergency STEP - a supported program with expert educators including study days, tutorials, assessment support and scaffolded learning in the emergency department!


About you:

  • Experience and good working knowledge of the acute sector.
  • Working knowledge of acute care systems of care.
  • Proven ability to work within a team and emulate the Northern Health values.

We can offer:

  • The opportunity to join a friendly and progressive team in a rapidly expanding and dynamic organisation.
  • Encouragement to grow, innovate and partake in ongoing training and development programs.
  • Benefits including salary packaging, flexible working arrangements, access to EAP, library access and onsite car parking.

Next Steps . . .


If this opportunity sounds like the next step in your career, then we would love to hear from you. Please click on the 'Apply' button and follow the prompts. For further details, please contact Stacey Williamson CNE ED: stacey.williamson@nh.org.au


Selection Criteria Essential: current Div 1 Registered Nurse with AHPRA
Essential: 1 year acute nursing experience
Contact Person stacey williamson
Contact Number 84052580
Contact Email stacey.williamson@nh.org.au
Alternate Contact Person danielle waddell
Alternate Contact Number 84052210
Closing Date 22/05/2019
Position Description
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