Registered Nurses (Grade 2)

2 x Full-time

- one position will be primarily in aged care (Lakes Hostel) with the ability to work across all areas

- the second position will be working across all areas in the facility

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Your Role:

To provide clinical nursing care and work with nurse unit managers, registered nurses and enrolled nurses to ensure efficient management of clinical practice.

Work closely with NUMs and After Hours Managers to optimise the efficient allocation of supplementary staff.

Responsibilities include urgent care triage and clinical patient load, allocation and redeployment of staff to meet safe nurse: patient ratios, rostered staff skill mix and coordination of hospital incidents/issues.

These positions cover morning, evening, night duty, weekend shifts and acting After Hours Coordinator shifts as required.

Selection criteria:
  • Registration as a Nurse with the NMBA and Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency (AHPRA)
  • Acute care (ICU, HDU, Emergency, general-surgical nursing experience) of at least two years
  • Demonstrated a dynamic, positive, and flexible attitude and enjoy working in a team environment
  • Excellent communication and negotiation skills
  • Demonstrated an active role in quality improvement & risk management activities
  • High level attention to detail and ability to prioritise several issues at once
  • Flexibility to work shift allocations as required to cover rosters
 What we offer:
  • Community spirit and country lifestyle
  • Salary packaging benefits
  • Professional development and learning opportunities
  • Flexible working arrangements
  • Free parking
  • new, shared nursing accommodation complex may be available for suitable applicants who relocate
 About Us:

Edenhope and District Memorial Hospital (EDMH) employs people who provide compassionate and holistic care through our acute hospital, urgent care and aged care facilities, primary health, general practice and district nursing services.  EDMH is a 60 bed rural hospital with 20 acute beds, urgent care, 18 nursing home and 22 hostel residential beds. 

Edenhope is located 30km east of the border with South Australia or 93km west of Horsham and is close to an array of tourist attractions, fishing and water sports in local lakes.  We are located in the Shire of West Wimmera region of western Victoria close to the Mount Arapiles and Grampians National Parks and the Coonawarra wine region near Mount Gambier. 

At Edenhope and District Memorial Hospital we embrace diversity and foster an inclusive culture where individual differences are respected and valued.

To be the successful candidate you must meet the position requirements as well as

  • able to provide a current Police Record Check and Working with Children Check
  • having the right to work in Australia at the time of application

Please apply online or address applications to: 


Tamar Howard
Director of Nursing
Edenhope Hospital
PO Box 75
Edenhope VIC 3318