Registered Nurse (Grade 2) – Acute Surgical



  • Develop your clinical nursing skills whilst advancing your career
  • Join a world class healthcare service based in a coastal, convenient location
  • Work the hours that work for you- multiple permanent opportunities available

Area Profile

Sitting within one of Victoria’s six regional health centres, Barwon Health serves the community of Greater Geelong and beyond.

Enjoy the range of lifestyle choices Geelong has to offer including inner city, coastal, suburban and rural homes at affordable prices and high standard of schooling options throughout the area. You will appreciate the beautiful parks, rivers, walks and wineries. To find out more about the Geelong region, visit our Moving to the Region page on the Barwon Health website.

About the Organisation

Barwon Health is the major regional health provider for the Barwon South West region. It is one of Victoria’s largest regional health services with one of the busiest hospitals in the state, University Hospital. We serve over 500,000 people through the efforts of over 8,000 staff and more than 1,200 volunteers. We provide care at all stages or life and circumstance through a wide range of services from emergency and acute to mental health, primary care, community services, aged care, and subacute/rehabilitation. Care is provided to the community through over 28 key locations throughout the region.

About the Role

Barwon health is seeking dynamic, highly motivated registered nurses to deliver patient centred, safe and high quality across its medical units and permanent pool. We are seeking nurses with experience across the range of surgical specialties including;

  • Colorectal, urology and general surgery
  • Orthopaedics;
  • Vascular, plastics, gynae and opthalmology; and
  • Cardiothoracics

As the successful applicant you will be required to have excellent communication skills, be enthusiastic, deliver high quality care and have flexibility in rostering. You will possess sound clinical knowledge, experience in acute general or specialist surgical nursing and demonstrated teamwork skills.

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