Current Vacancies at NHW

We aim to attract and retain the best quality staff as we continue to strive to be leaders in rural health care.  Job vacancies at NHW are varied in opportunity and frequency and are across all disciplines. All vacancies close at midnight on the closing dates listed below, unless specified otherwise and will be shortlisted within three weeks of the closing date.  Only applicants that progress through to shortlisting will be contacted. Completed applications are to be emailed to careers@nhw.org.au or posted to the Recruitment Coordinator, Northeast Health Wangaratta, PO Box 386, Wangaratta VIC 3676.
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For queries on any of the below positions, please contact the contact person on the job listing.  All general careers queries can be directed to the Recruitment Coordinator on 03 5722 5737 or careers@nhw.org.au

Current Vacancies

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Title: Registered Nurses - Surgical Ward
Position Type: Part Time, Fixed Term
Hours: Up to 64 hours per fortnight
Reference: #2876
Contact: Rebecca Broughton on 5722 5253

Overview:
Northeast Health Wangaratta (NHW) is the major health provider in the Central Hume region with an extensive range of acute, sub-acute, aged care and community services.

The Surgical Services team at NHW are seeking applications from Registered Nurses to apply for a position within our Acute Surgical Ward. The ward provides care for adult patients following orthopaedic, urology, gynaecology, ENT or general surgery.

The successful applicant/s will require current registration, recent acute surgical nursing experience, excellent interpersonal skills and the ability to work within a team to provide quality care to our patients.

We have a number of fixed term contracts available, varying in tenure and hours.  Please enquire to discuss.

The successful applicant will enjoy the benefits of competitive remuneration and full salary packaging benefits that are available to Victorian Public Health Sector employees.

Applying for the role: 

  • Confirmation of full Covid-19 Vaccination required upon application
  • Enquiries can be made with Rebecca Broughton on (03) 5722 5253
  • A PD for this role can be downloaded below
  • Completed applications, addressing the key selection criteria from the PD, should be emailed to careers@nhw.org.au
  • Application for Employment form must be submitted with your application: Application for Employment Form.pdf
  • Applications close Wednesday, 2 February 2022

Position Description:
PD - Registered Nurse

Please Note: All Health Workers are required to be fully vaccinated against Covid-19, or have an approved medical exemption.
A copy of your COVID-19 vaccination status is required upon application.

Title: Emergency Physician / Emergency Senior Medical Officer In Charge
Position Type: Full / Part Time Positions Available
Hours: Up to 80 hours per fortnight
Reference: #2775
Contact: Dr Susanty Tay
Phone: (03) 5722 5320

Overview:
Northeast Health Wangaratta (NHW) is a busy regional health service of 208 beds and is the major referral facility for the greater part of Northeast Victoria.  NHW provides a wide range of acute specialist medical and surgical services – it has an Emergency Department, Critical Care Unit (ICU/HDU), Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Paediatrics and specialised Aged Care departments, Medical Oncology services, Community Rehabilitation, and inpatient, community, aged and psycho-geriatric Mental Health services. There is also a broad range of community health services and NHW auspices a number of other regional services in post-acute care, palliative care and infection control.

NHW are seeking an Emergency Physician / Emergency Senior Medical Officer In Charge (EP / ESMO) to be responsible for ensuring the day-to-day clinical operation of the Emergency Department delivers effective and safe high-quality patient care. The role includes direct clinical care as part of the senior staffing roster.

The position works closely with the Clinical Director of Emergency Services (CDES), Operational Directors, and other senior clinical staff to ensure the Emergency Department achieves key organisational performance measures, develops and maintains effective working relationships within the Hospital, the region, with other service providers, key stakeholders, consumer organisation and the community.

The EP / ESMO assists with change management within the Emergency Department to achieve ongoing improvement and delivery of safe, consistent, responsive and high quality services.

The organisational structure encompasses a CDES, EP / ESMO, Junior Medical staff and Interns.  Clinical privileges will be exercised within the scope of practice granted by NHW Medical Appointments and Scope of Practice Committee.

The University of Melbourne’s Rural Clinical School has a node located in Wangaratta with medical students completing their clinical studies at NHW.  Specialist Trainees are rotated to NHW from a number of Melbourne Tertiary Hospitals.

NHW has an active research unit and there is opportunity to be involved in local and larger, multi-centre research trials.

The successful applicant will enjoy the benefits of competitive remuneration and full salary packaging benefits that are available to Victorian Public Health Sector employees.

Applying for the role:

  • Enquiries can be made with Dr Susanty Tay on 03 5722 5320
  • A PD for this role can be downloaded below
  • Completed applications, addressing the selection criteria from the PD, should be emailed to careers@nhw.org.au
  • Application for Employment form must be submitted with your application: Application for Employment Form.pdf

Position Description:
PD - Staff Specialist ED

Please Note: All Health Workers are required to be fully vaccinated against Covid-19, or have an approved medical exemption.
A copy of your COVID-19 vaccination status is required upon application.

Expression of Interest

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