Position Details
Reference Number 14265
Position Title Enrolled Nurse - Casual Position
Employment Status Casual
Entity St Stephens Hospital, Hervey Bay
Enterprise Agreement NURSE - Nurses Enterprise Agreement - Enrolled Nurse - Level 1
Position Summary

St Stephen's Hospital in Hervey Bay is Australia's first fully integrated digital hospital. Since October 2014 when the hospital opened, Fraser Coast residents have access to one of the country’s most advanced healthcare facilities. The new $96-million facility is the first fully-integrated digital hospital to be opened in regional Australia, and will transform the quality of healthcare available to the Fraser Coast’s growing population.


St Stephen’s Hospital provides a comprehensive range of inpatient medical services, as well day surgery. Part of UnitingCare Health, St Stephen’s Hospital is the only not-for-profit provider of private hospital services on the Fraser Coast. 


We are currently seeking several Endorsed Enrolled Nurses to join our team.


You will be responsible for the delivery of safe, holistic nursing care to patients and their families. You will apply your professional experience and play a key role in providing outstanding patient-centred care.


Your commitment to undertaking further education and skills development will be strongly supported.


To be considered, you will demonstrate the following:

  • Minimum 2 Years General Nursing Experience
  • General registration as an Enrolled Nurse with the Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency (AHPRA);
  • Demonstrated Diploma Level Qualification or Higher
  • IV Medication Endorsement
  • Excellent communication skills with the ability to work effectively as part of a team
  • Exceptional customer service skills, with a focus on patient centred care.

Working as part of the UnitingCare Health team at St Stephens Hospital, you’ll join a values led organisation, focused on putting people at the centre of everything we do.  We actively promote a healthy work life balance, and provide access to a range of benefits including

  • Generous salary packaging options which increase your take home pay;
  • Exceptional professional development opportunities and exciting career paths in both clinical and leadership streams;
  • Flexible working arrangements;
  • Subsidised on-site parking and restaurant;
  • Access to staff gym
  • Access to internal job opportunities including Blue Care, UnitingCare Community (Lifeline) and ARRCS

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


Applications Close Sunday, 15th October 2017


UnitingCare Health is committed to being a child safe, child friendly organisation for all children who come into contact with our services. It is our expectation that our employees will share in this commitment.  Therefore, employees and successful candidates in specified roles will be required to hold a valid ’Blue Card’ in line with the ’Working with Children Check’ requirements.


Criminal record checks will be conducted for all successful candidates.

Through our values UCQ are proud of our teams diversity,
we believe in the strength of a diverse and inclusive workforce to help us achieve the best outcomes for the communities in which we operate and serve. We highly encourage applications from people who identify as a part of the Australian Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander Community. 


Selection Criteria Essential: IV Medication Endorsement
Contact Person Larnie Wright
Contact Number 41201370
Contact Email larnie.wright@uchealth.com.au
Closing Date 15/10/2017
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