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Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre – Acute Care


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About you:

You’re an RN2 or above, keen for a 6-week contract.

You’re local (there is no accommodation, relocation or additional provisions available for this role).

You have experience in Acute Care, in particular, Haematology, Medical Oncology or Surgical Oncology will be highly regarded 

You can start as soon as you’re available – available for a minimum of 6 weeks

About the role

Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre,  located in Melbourne, is looking for skilled Acute Care nurses to work in their Haematology Department. 

This is a term contract role, and you’ll need to be available for a minimum of 6 weeks, with the potential for the contract to extend for up to 12 weeks initially.

Induction into the facility will be provided over 3-5 days (including some supernumerary time).

What we love about the role:

Peter Mac is a world-class hospital dedicated to treating and caring for people with cancer.

The hospital is located only 2 km from the City Centre.

Great array of cafés ☕️ and retail stores nearby, with space to rest and recharge and healthy, convenient options when you need sustenance on the run!

Paid onsite parking 🅿️ is available, and public transport is nearby.

Need to know:

Registered Nurse 2 (RN2) casual rates start at $45.12 per hour + loading and increase to $60.10 + loading per hour for an RN8 
Enrolled Nurse 2 (EN2) casual rates start at $40.31 + loading per hour and increase to $42.94.10 + loading  per hour for an EN5

Typical shifts are 8-hours

a) You must have experience gained in an Australian hospital within the last 3 years

b) You must be a citizen or permanent resident

c) You must be AHPRA-registered with no conditions, undertakings, or reprimands

d) You’ll need a current Police Check, Working With Children Check (WWCC) or Working With Vulnerable People (WWVP), Basic Life Support (BLS), and

e) 2 clinical referees

    Bonus offer:

    Book in for and complete a 6-week contract, and we will give you a 3-night holiday voucher that you can redeem from a select group of 4-star and above hotels and resorts in Australia, New Zealand, Bali and Fiji. Apply now, and you’ll be basking in the holiday vibes in a hot minute. Not registered yet?

    You can do so here

    About the hospital:

    A world-leading medical centre for cancer research, education and treatment. Peter Mac has five centres across Victoria, in Melbourne, Bendigo, Box Hill, Moorabbin, and Sunshine.

    • 3,300 staff, including more than 750 laboratory and clinical researchers, all focused on providing better treatments, better care and potential cures for cancer.
    • 122 overnight inpatient beds and 12 overnight palliative care beds as well as 110 chemotherapy, medical and same-day beds and chairs and a
      42-bed ICU.
    • There’s a total of 6 operating theatres and 2 procedures rooms alongside eight radiation therapy bunkers with six linear accelerators and a Gamma Knife.

      Location: Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre

      Role & Hours: 8-hour shifts | 7 days

      Contract length: 6-weeks with opportunity to extend or go permanent

      Start: You tell us! ASAP is ideal but we can be flexible.


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