Meet VNS Registered Nurse Sage. In our Q&A with Sage, she describes what it is like to work with us here at VNS as well as how being an agency nurse also appeals to her adventurous side.
What do you love most about the job/ working with VNS?
I love being able to contribute to the community as a Registered Nurse. To be of service for self and others. Working with VNS as an Agency Registered Nurse continues to provide me with the freedom, autonomy and choice that empowers me with regards to when and where I can be of service. The ease of access to my availability at my fingertips and the friendly and accommodating staff I regularly engage with over the phone and via email feel me with ease and joy. Thank you to all the wonderful staff at VNS for your ongoing efforts and enthusiasm.
What is your nursing specialty and what facilities/locations do you usually work at?
I specialise as a Registered Nurse within Post Anaesthetic Care Unit’s across Melbourne. Visiting a range of healthcare facilities both within the private and public sectors.
Do you enjoy the flexibility of picking and choosing shifts that suit your family and/or lifestyle?
Yes, very much so. Choice is very important to me.
What advice would you give to other nurses looking for an agency role?
If there is a part of you that is curious, adventurous, values choice, flexibility and independence to give Agency Nursing a go.
To find out more about you can become an agency nurse with us here at VNS, click here.