Position Details
Reference Number 14338
Position Title Clinical Nurses & After Hours Managers
Employment Status Permanent Full Time, Permanent Part Time
Entity St Stephens Hospital, Hervey Bay
Enterprise Agreement NURSE - Nurses Enterprise Agreement - Registered Nurse - Level 2
Position Summary

About St Stephens:

Located in the beautiful beach region of Hervey Bay in sunny Queensland, St Stephens Hospital’s brand new facility provides the only not-for-profit private hospital service on the Fraser Coast and Australia’s first fully integrated digital hospital.

St Stephens provides vital medical and surgical services to the Fraser Coast and showcases how technology can transform the healthcare experience.

Offering a relaxed lifestyle, Hervey Bay is perfect for those seeking an affordable beach lifestyle with low cost of living, exceptional public and private schools, and numerous recreational facilities scattered around the region.

If you’re sick of the hustle and bustle and want a change of pace, then Hervey Bay can truly offer you an refreshing sea change.


Our Opportunity:

Due to significant growth, we are currently seeking several experienced Clinical Nurses to join our team across our General Medical, Surgical and Rehabilitation Wards. We are also seeking applications from individuals looking to step into leadership as After Hours Mangers.

We’re seeking applications from experienced nursing professionals for opportunities that include:

  • After Hours Managers
  • Clinical Nurses, Surgical
  • Clinical Nurses, Medical
  • Clinical Nurses, Rehabilitation

These are great opportunities for Registered Nurses looking to take a step up into a new challenge or for experienced Clinical Nurses looking to build on their skills!

We offer the unique prospect of stepping into team leadership and management within the support of smaller regional hospital without sacrificing state of the art facilities and technology. As a brand new, fully integrated digital hospital with exceptional team support, this is a rare opportunity to have the best of both worlds.

You will demonstrate:

  • Minimum of 3 Years in General Medical, Surgical or Rehabilitation environments (For Clinical Nurses)
  • Minimum of 5 Years Post-Graduate experience (For After Hours Managers)
  • Advanced clinical assessment and application skills, with demonstrated clinical problem solving skills
  • Ability to manage designated portfolio and display sound leadership skills
  • Relevant Postgraduate Qualification and AHPRA Registration

Our Benefits:

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 NFP salary packaging options to increase your take home pay;
  • Flexible working arrangements;
  • Free onsite parking
  • Exceptional professional development opportunities and exciting career paths


For more information on the benefits of working with us please click the following link: http://unitingcarehealth.com.au/careers/working-with-us#rewards

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

Applications Close Sunday, 3rd December 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: Do you hold full working entitlements in Australia as a Permanent Resident, Australian Citizen, or New Zealand Citizen?
Essential: Do you hold current AHPRA Registration?
Essential: Do you have over 3 years post graduate experience?
Essential: Are you applying for a role in: Surgical; Medical or Rehabilitation?
Essential: Are you available immediately?
Contact Person Darleen Bick
Contact Number (07) 4120 1200
Contact Email
Closing Date 10/12/2017
Position Description
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After Hours Coordinator Position Description.pdf Open
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