Position Details
Reference Number 14264
Position Title Register Your Interest - Registered Nurses - St Stephens Hospital
Employment Status Permanent Full Time, Permanent Part Time, Casual
Entity St Stephens Hospital, Hervey Bay
Enterprise Agreement NURSE - Nurses Enterprise Agreement - Registered Nurse - Level 1
Position Summary

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 is proud to be one of Australia’s first fully integrated digital providers!

As part of UnitingCare Health, this state-of-the-art ‘hospital of the future’ provides vital medical, surgical and rehabilitation services to the Fraser Coast and showcases how technology can transform the healthcare experience. St Stephens Hospital holds a valuable position in the region as a community-minded, patient-focused, not-for-profit provider of truly exceptional care.  


We are currently seeking expressions of interest from experienced Registered Nurses to join our Talent Pool, and be considered for future opportunities across our Theatre, Surgical, Medical and Rehabilitation Units!


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;
  • Free Parking and Discounted Hospital Services
  • Access to fantastic opportunities across UnitingCare Queensland’s many service arms including Lifeline, Blue Care and ARRCS.  

As a community-centred, not-for-profit hospital, we are seeking passionate and experienced nursing professionals that have a true commitment to patient-centred care.


We employ compassion, care, honesty and integrity throughout every aspect of our care. We want to support you in your career with us, and provide the learning, culture and environment that makes you love coming to work each day!


We are looking for individuals that demonstrate:

  • Relevant qualification and current registration as a Registered with AHPRA
  • A minimum of 12 months acute nursing experience
  • Excellent interpersonal and customer service skills;
  • High level communication skills, with an ability to work effectively within a multi-disciplinary team
  • A commitment to professional development

If you’re looking to move to a hospital that is truly values-led and patient – centred, then register your interest now for upcoming opportunities across our specialities in Casual, Permanent Part Time and Full Time roles!



To register for upcoming opportunities, please click on the 'Apply' button below to be taken to our online application process.


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 have unlimited working entitlements in Australia as an Australian Citizen, Australian Permanent Resident or New Zealand Passport Holder?
Essential: Do you hold a current AHPRA Registration?
Desirable: Are you seeking Casual, Permanent Part Time or Full Time or Any?
Desirable: Please indicate all Clinical streams you have experience/s in:
Essential: Are you applying for a Registered Nurse or Enrolled Nurse position
Contact Person Darleen Bick
Contact Number 07 4120 1200
Contact Email darleen.bick@uchealth.com.au
Closing Date 07/01/2018
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