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Acute cardiac nursing careers

Find your ideal role at Cabrini Health with rewarding career opportunities in acute cardiac nursing



Acute cardiac services at Cabrini

Cardiology has been at the heart of Cabrini for more than 50 years and will continue to be a flagship service well into the future.

Cabrini’s acute cardiac unit has 44 beds, all with advanced monitoring equipment. Our service includes interventional and diagnostic cardiology and cardiothoracic surgery. The acute cardiac nursing team includes clinical nurse specialists (CNS), certified critical care registered nurses (CCRN), critical care trained staff and experienced cardiac nurses.

Our nursing staff work in conjunction with the emergency department, Cardiac Catheterisation Laboratory and intensive care, to provide integrated care for patients presenting with a range of cardiac conditions. Our cardiac services include care for patients experiencing acute cardiac emergencies including heart attacks, pre and post-angiogram, angioplasty and pacemaker/AICD procedural patients, rhythm monitoring, full haemodynamic pressure monitoring, TAVI, inotropic drug support, heart failure management and cardiothoracic surgery. The acute cardiac unit works with cardiac rehabilitation staff to ensure follow-up care is provided to increase quality of life and maintain positive cardiac progress after discharge.

Supported by a clinical support nurse, we provide a range of learning opportunities for our nursing staff to expand their knowledge and expertise.

Some of the benefits on offer

  • $2 per day car parking at our hospital sites
  • Flexible working arrangements, four-day work week and flexible shift lengths ranging from 4 hours to 12 hours including twilight starts and school friendly hours
  • Salary packaging of up to $15,900 tax free plus $2,650 meal and entertainment benefits
  • Purchased leave opportunities
  • Full and partial scholarships to support post graduate studies
  • Close to public transport with Myki discount for eligible employees
  • Relocation opportunities available for interstate and overseas applicants (including VISA sponsorship)


Work with us

We are actively recruiting for registered nurses and assistant nurse managers (ANUMs) for our Acute Cardiac Unit. Click the below links to see current vacancies.

Register your interest

If you are interested in finding out more about acute cardiac nursing opportunities at Cabrini Health, please provide us with your details and one of our expert recruitment consultants will be in touch.