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February

Paediatric Registered Nurse - Richmond

Epworth - Melbourne, VIC

Health, Medical & Pharmaceutical
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JOB DESCRIPTION

  • Rewarding role looking after our youngest and most vulnerable patients
  • Extensive paediatric surgery mix - to keep you on your nursing toes
  • Our unit looks after babies from 28 days up to Adolescents of 18yrs


The Role
In these part-time or full-time 12-month parental leave contracts, based in Richmond you will be responsible for providing nursing care to our youngest and most vulnerable patients. You will care for babies (from 28 days), children and adolescents (up to 18 years) in a 19-bed overnight and 6-bed day-case unit. You will be part of a small supportive specialised team reporting to the Paediatric Nurse Unit Manager.

You will make an impact by:

  • Caring for highly acute patients – spinal fusions for Scoliosis and Hi-Flow O2 Therapy
  • Supporting patients across various surgeries - Orthopaedic, ENT, Plastics, Oral Maxillofacial and General Surgery as well as Pain Management and Endocrine
  • Responding to emergency medical admissions through our expanding Paediatric emergency department
  • Supporting and educating parents on their children’s surgery pre and post-op


To be successful in the role-
You have the ability to communicate with young children and teenagers in a friendly manner. You are intuitive to understanding a child’s needs and thrive in making a patient’s stay a comfortable and non-threatening experience.

You will have:

  • Appropriate AHPRA registration
  • Clinical understanding of Paediatric nursing care
  • Acute Paediatric nursing experience
  • Understanding of Child Safety Standards
  • Post graduate qualification in Paediatric Nursing is highly desired but not essential.
  • Current Employee Working with Children Check


At Epworth, everybody matters.
It’s the sense of belonging and being part of an organisation that puts the patient in the centre of all that is done. In addition to this, you will have access to:

  • Annual salary range for full time –$65,417 to $87,620 + super + entitlements depending on year level (prorated for part-time)
  • Salary packaging benefits of $9,010
  • Advanced education in our simulation centre, involving basic and advanced paediatric life support qualifications
  • Paediatrics specific annual scholarship program
  • The opportunity to complete Paediatrics Post Graduate Certificate


At Epworth, we care.
We care about our patients and about our people. We care about innovating; staying ahead of the field. We care about your career development and progression, and nurturing your potential. And we care about giving the support and flexibility you need to thrive in our growing, fast-paced and ever-changing organisation.

About Richmond

Epworth Richmond is a rapidly growing, fast-paced and dynamic teaching hospital where you will work alongside top-flight practitioners in all areas. You will challenge your skills, broaden your experience and grow your expertise through exposure to a wide range of clinical specialties, treatment options and the latest in technology. Epworth will support you to provide the best possible care to our patients by continually investing in your education, better facilities and technologies.

Enquire/ Apply for this Position
Sound interesting? To apply, click the APPLY button now and attach your CV and cover letter.

For more information, refer to the attached position description or contact Meredith Elliot on (03) 9426 6163

If successful, you’ll be required to satisfactorily clear a National Police Check (conducted by Epworth) and hold a valid employee Working with Children Check (provided by you).

At Epworth, we believe inclusion and diversity are essential to our culture and values. We focus on fairness and opportunity for all – across race, ability, ethnicity, gender, age, sexuality, cultures and beliefs – that reflect the communities we work in. At Epworth, we care.

Melbourne, VIC

Health, Medical & Pharmaceutical




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