Position Details
Reference Number 18864
Position Title Registered Nurse - Cardiac, Thoracic & Vascular
Employment Status Permanent Part Time
Entity St Andrews War Memorial Hospital
Enterprise Agreement NURSE - Nurses Enterprise Agreement - Registered Nurse - Level 1
Position Summary

We’re seeking several Registered Nurses experienced in Cardiac, Thoracic and Vascular post-surgical care to join our at St Andrews War Memorial Hospital


Remuneration Value: $36.85 - $47.37 p/h (FTE $72, 824 – 93, 603) + Super + $15, 900 Salary Packaging Value + Shift Penalties/Allowances


At St Andrew’s War Memorial Hospital, we bring world-class health care to our patients and their families. Based in Brisbane city since 1958, we’ve developed connections that go far beyond our home, occupying a unique place in the hearts and minds of our community. Whether our patients are local or from the furthest reaches of rural Queensland or other states, we’re committed to providing the highest-quality care and support matched with first-class treatment results.


Specialising in complex health needs, we’re leaders in: Cardiac services, Orthopaedics, Neurosurgery (including deep brain stimulation), Vascular surgery and Rehabilitation. By bringing together the finest medical experts, care and technology, we’re able to deliver personalised care and world-class results.


The Role:


As part of 2F, you will accountable for the provision of safe and holistic care to individuals and their families, applying best clinical practice and ensuring a safe environment for optimal patient outcomes. You’ll deliver exceptional person-centred care by working collaboratively with your multidisciplinary team, applying exceptional communication and customer service skills. You’ll demonstrate:

  • Minimum 12 months post graduate experience in a similar environment
  • Bachelor of nursing degree or equivalent and AHPRA registration
  • Flexibility to work across a 24/7 rotating roster
  • Ability to work collaboratively within a team environment
  • Adaptability and resilience in busy, clinically complex environment

What we offer:


Together with The Wesley Hospital, Buderim Private Hospital and St Stephens Hospital, we are part of UnitingCare, the largest not-for-profit provider of healthcare and community services in the state, and home to over 17, 000 employees and 9, 000 volunteers.


Our mission is to improve the health of individuals and their families. We differentiate ourselves by living out our values to optimise patient care and experience through committed and inspired leadership and the dedication of our people. We believe in rewarding and recognising our people through:

  • Not-for-profit salary packaging options: allocate up to $15,900 of your pre-taxable income to everyday expenses, increasing take-home pay
  • One-on-one support from pastoral care team & employee assistance programs
  • Retail, Health Insurance and Gym Membership Discounts
  • Access to non-taxable meal & entertainment card
  • Hospital admissions discounts
  • Additional paid parental leave, education leave & additional leave purchases.
  • Discounted onsite parking
  • Flexible work environments, including family-friendly rostering


Apply Now:


To apply for this opportunity, please click on the 'Apply' button below to be taken to our online application process.


Please Note: To ensure the health and safety of our people, and the clients, residents, patients and people we serve at UnitingCare Queensland, individuals are required to comply with statutory and Government requirements, such as public health directions, and UnitingCare's vaccination requirements policy, with respect to COVID-19 vaccinations.


Our approach is simple –everybody is welcome here. At UnitingCare, diversity is at the core of our who we are, our mission and our values. We are committed to providing equal opportunities to all employees no matter their sex, race, culture, sexual orientation, disability or gender identity. We know that when our people feel respected and valued, we empower them to share that within the communities we serve and to provide the very best care. We highly encourage applications from people who identify as Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander.

Selection Criteria Essential: Do you have unlimited working entitlements in Australia as an Australian Citizen, Australian Permanent Resident or New Zealand Passport Holder?
Essential: 12 months experience in an acute care setting
Essential: Ability to work a 24/7 roster
Essential: Demonstrated effective verbal and written communication skills and the ability to communicate respectfully and thoughtfully with patients, carers and other staff.
Essential: Demonstrated ability to build and maintain effective working relationships within the multidisciplinary team, patients and other stakeholders
Essential: Commitment to own professional development
Essential: Ability to work supportively within a team and adapt to change
Essential: Demonstrated competent evidence based clinical skills and knowledge in area of practice
Essential: The ability to use negotiation skills to manage conflict within the work environment
Essential: A commitment to the delivery of high quality patient care and excellent customer service
Essential: Please be advised it will be a requirement for all UnitingCare employees and volunteers to have received both doses of a COVID-19 vaccine by Friday December 10, 2021
Contact Person Marilyn Woods
Contact Number 38344320
Contact Email marilyn.woods@uchealth.com.au
Closing Date 03/02/2022
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