Perioperative positions vacant

  • Multiple opportunities available across full time, part time and casual
  • Upskilling available to support you to work across both Anaesthetics & Recovery
  • Epworth Freemasons, East Melbourne location, close to Fitzroy Garden

The role

Options exist for you to work full time, part time or casual employment (let us know in the application process) with Epworth Freemasons in East Melbourne. Working in a VMO model across 12 theatres and supported by a 24-hour ICU, you will work across differing surgical procedures including adults; paediatrics; general surgical; gynaecology; urology; ENT; maxillofacial; orthopaedics; endoscopy; plastics and maternity services.

You will make an impact by:

  • Planning, reviewing and implementing patient anaesthetics and recovery care
  • Recognising and responding to changing needs of the patient
  • Applying a safety-first mindset that sees a positive patient experience outcome

For you to be successful in this role…

You may be an EEN or RN and are looking to work in a close-knit experienced perioperative environment that is supported by a strong and committed leadership team.  You will be a good communicator, self-motivated and have natural ability to show compassion and empathy to patients.

You will have:

  • Anaesthetics or PACU experience
  • Current unrestricted AHPRA Nursing registration
  • Ability to work across a rotating roster of AM, PM and twilight shifts
  • Broad experience gained across a variety of surgical specialties

At Epworth, everybody matters.

It’s the sense of belonging and being part of an organization 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 – AUD $58,242 p.a. to AUD $82,837 p.a. depending on registration type, year level and position (prorated for part-time)
  • Salary packaging benefits of up to $9,000
  • A flexible and fair weekly roster
  • Zero or reduced out-of-pocket expenses for health services at Epworth
  • Discounted private health insurance

At Epworth we care

We care about our patients & we care about our people. We care about keeping everyone safe. We care about valuing & empowering our people, & growing careers. And we care about giving our people support & flexibility to thrive, & contribute to our communities.

About Epworth Freemasons

Located in East Melbourne, close to public transport and the CBD, Epworth Freemasons is one of Victoria's leading maternity hospitals, specialising in women’s and men’s health services including breast and gynaecological surgery, endoscopy and urology. Epworth Freemasons also offers comprehensive cancer care, and a full range of surgical services, including robotic assisted surgery, orthopaedics and ICU care.

Enquire/Apply for this position

Sound interesting? To apply, click HERE and be taken to Epworth’s application page.

For more information contact Catrina Bacchetti on (03) 9483 3483

As a child safe organisation, all successful applicants will be required to satisfactorily clear a National Police Check (conducted by Epworth) and hold a valid employee Working with Children Check (provided by you).

Note: Applications from Recruitment Agencies will not be accepted.



Employment Type: Permanent Full Time
Position Classification: Nurse Manager Grade 5
Remuneration: $138,022.75 - $140,355.14 per annum
Hours Per Week: 38
Requisition ID: REQ162160

An exciting career development currently exists to lead and manage a busy operating theatre environment at John Hunter Hospital in the capacity of Nurse Manager. The successful applicant will have an opportunity to provide excellent patient care and maximise the health outcomes for the Hunter and New England communities. 

The Nurse Manager coordinates and maintains resources across 15 operating theatres to ensure optimal patient outcomes in an environment of excellence.

This role is a great opportunity to lead one of the busiest theatre complexes in NSW with a diverse range of specialities and procedures. There is planning underway for a new facility and this role will be integral to the planning and design of the new facility. They can enjoy the support of a cohesive leadership team in Surgical Services also with clear career trajectories within the service and the facility.

Hunter New England Local Health District is one of the largest employers in NSW, with more than 17,000 employees providing care and support to the communities of the Hunter and New England regions. If you are professional, forward thinking and results oriented individual with a desire to work in a rewarding and challenging environment, apply today.

Within John Hunter Hospital you will have the opportunity to grow your professional career in a dynamic and collaborative environment, where you can innovate, create value and proudly play a meaningful role in a health care setting. Our Team is dynamic, high performing and energetic with a strong focus on patient excellence, innovation and success through collaboration, collective experience, knowledge and open mindsets.

Newcastle and Lake Macquarie is a great place to base yourself and your family. With all the facilities of a large city with the feel of a large country town you will enjoy your sea change were you become part of the community and build a network of friends and colleagues.  

An eligibility list will be created for future permanent full or part time and temporary full or part time vacancies.

Working with HNE Health you will have access to a number of benefits such as long service leave, paid maternity leave and salary packaging including meal expenses.

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Applications Close: 11 August 2020