Grade 2 Registered Nurse – Anaesthetics/PACU

About the Department
St Vincent’s Operating Suite currently houses 12 theatres, 12 anaesthetic rooms and a Post Anaesthetic Care Area. Working alongside the Sterile Processing Centre, Day Procedures and Endoscopy Centres. The department undertakes over 9,000 procedures per year in a vast range of highly specialised and complex specialities over a 24 hour period, 7 days per week.

About the role
An exciting opportunity exists for a motivated Grade 2 Registered Nurse with anaesthetic/PACU experience, who are seeking a challenging and rewarding opportunity to become part of our dynamic team, on a full time permanent basis.

We are able to provide you with excellent educational opportunities across a broad range of specialities including Cardiothoracic, Vascular, Neurosurgery, ENT, Plastics, General, Urology and Orthopaedics.

Classifications for this position will range from YP3-YP11 ($65,275 – $87,282 per annum).


  • Ability to work efficiently as a member of a multidisciplinary team

  • Managing the physical and emotional well-being of the patient

  • Administration of medication in accordance with hospital procedures, protocols and policies

  • Assist with medical and diagnostic procedures carried out in the unit

  • Document, observe and report relevant nursing findings within the framework of nursing progress.

Skills, Experience and Qualifications

  • Completed Bachelor of Nursing Degree with a current Nursing Registration with AHPRA

  • Post Graduate Diploma or Certificate in Perioperative Nursing (desirable)

  • Minimum 12 months current experience in perioperative nursing and a good understanding of the current standards of practice

  • Motivated, professional & exhibiting exceptional communication and time management skills


  • Salary packaging

  • Employee Assistance Program

  • Staff Car Park

Contact Details:
hoang Vien – (03) 9231 4470

Closing Date: 29 November 2020

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