Position Details
Reference Number 16679
Position Title Enrolled Nurse - Neurosurgical / Orthopaedic
Employment Status Permanent Part Time
Entity St Andrews War Memorial Hospital
Enterprise Agreement NURSE - Nurses Enterprise Agreement - Enrolled Nurse - Level 1
Position Summary

Employment Status: Permanent Part Time, 32 hours per week

Location: St Andrews War Memorial Hospital

Classification: Enrolled Nurse

Remuneration Value:  $30.47 - $34.11 p/h (FTE $60, 208 - $67, 401), 9.5% employee contribution to super, 17.5% annual leave loading + not for profit salary packaging benefit + cumulative study leave.


St Andrews War Memorial Hospital is inviting applications from experienced Enrolled Nurses to apply for a permanent part time position within their Neurosurgical / Orthopaedic Unit!


At St Andrews War Memorial Hospital we’re committed to providing the highest-quality holistic care and support for our patients and their families. Specialising in complex health needs, we bring together the finest medical experts, care and technology to deliver personalised care and world-class results. Created as a memorial to the service of war veterans, we’re proud of our heroic and brave history and continue to occupy a unique place in the hearts and minds of our community.


About the Role:

You will accountable for the provision of safe, holistic nursing care to individuals and their families, applying best clinical practice and ensuring a safe environment for optimal patient outcomes. You will work alongside a multi-disciplinary team, collaborating effectively to deliver exceptional person-centred care. 


As an experienced Enrolled Nurse, you will demonstrate: 

  • 12 Months post graduate experience in a Neurosurgical / Orthopaedic Ward
  • Demonstrated ability to provide patient and family centred care using best practice
  • Excellent communication skills with the ability to work autonomously as well as in a team environment
  • Commitment to own professional development
  • Availability to work a 24/7 roster
  • Current AHPRA registration

We’ll look after you too:

Our people mean the world to us. We do everything we can to ensure they enjoy opportunities and benefits that are as inspiring and rewarding as the fantastic work they do. Flexibility, development, and a values-led culture are just some of the experiences you’ll have here at UnitingCare.


We offer access to health and wellbeing, financial, retail and lifestyle benefits designed to make life more enjoyable. As a registered not-for-profit, we also offer competitive salary-packaging designed to increase your take home pay. We celebrate a highly-diverse and inclusive workforce and are invested in your professional and personal development.



Let’s talk:

To apply for this opportunity, please click on the 'Apply' button below to be taken to our online application process. We look forward to receiving your application by 1st June 2020.


Through our values UnitingCare 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. We work hard to make our services welcoming and safe for every person. We are united in keeping children, young people and the elderly safe from harm, within our services, workplaces and the communities we support. We are committed to speaking up loudly for their safety. 

Selection Criteria Essential: If you are successful for this role, you may be required to undergo a series of pre-employment checks, that may include your Right to Work in Australia, National Police Check, Immunisation Check and a Health Screening Questionnaire. Do you consent to this?
Essential: Are you currently AHPRA registered?
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: Practices within scope of practice
Essential: Demonstrated ability to take direction under the supervision of Registered Nurses
Essential: Commitment to own professional development
Essential: Ability to work supportively within a team and adapt to change
Essential: A commitment to the delivery of high quality patient care and excellent customer service
Contact Person Brooke Whittingham
Contact Number 38344315
Contact Email brooke.whittingham@uchealth.com.au
Closing Date 01/06/2020
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