Registered Nurse – Surgical | Melbourne

Registered Nurse – Surgical | Melbourne

Posted: 2024-07-03

Reference: 1536227

Exciting opportunities are available for passionate Registered Nurses with previous Surgical Nursing experience to work in a surgical ward specialising in Orthopaedics, Neurosurgery, & Plastic Surgery at a private hospital in Melbourne.

As a Surgical Registered Nurse, your responsibilities will include:

  • Delivering safe, researched-based standards of nursing care;
  • Supervising, directing, and guiding nursing team members; Enrolled Nurses (ENs) and Assistants in Nursing (AINs) to deliver patient care;
  • Delivering education and support to individuals/patients for the management of their health recovery, rehabilitation, or end-of-life needs;
  • Leading successful quality improvement and safety management project/s to deliver desired outcomes;
  • Working collaboratively with the wider healthcare team to support patient care needs;
  • Acting as a role model for Safe Practice.
  • Current AHPRA registration;
  • At least 2 years of experience in an acute hospital setting, ideally in a surgical ward;
  • Orthopaedic and neurosurgical nursing is highly regarded;
  • Compliance with ACQSHC National standards;
  • Commitment to Quality Patient Care;
  • Works independently and within a team;
  • Exceptional time management and organisational skills;
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills;
  • Strong problem-solving and analytical skills;
  • Exceptional computer skills.


The hospital, located in Melbourne's northwestern suburbs, is a fully accredited 186-bed major surgical, acute medical, and emergency facility. With a 12 cubicle Emergency Department, 5 operating theatres, a 12-bed critical care complex and a busy Day Procedure Unit, the hospital provides a wide range of services to its community. The hospital specialises in orthopaedics, general surgery, general medicine, oncology, cardiology, urology, plastic surgery, ENT and gynaecology.

If this aligns with what you're looking for, click "APPLY" to send in your application – attaching your most up-to-date CV. It is that easy! Alternatively, you can send your CV directly to info@ihrgroup.com.au.
And if this particular role isn't quite right, be sure to explore the array of other openings on our website at www.ihrgroup.com.au.

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