Position Details
Reference Number 14234
Position Title Clinical Nurse (5CN223)
Employment Status Permanent Part Time
Entity The Sunshine Coast Private Hospital
Enterprise Agreement NURSE - Nurses Enterprise Agreement - Registered Nurse - Level 2
Position Summary

One of the Coast’s largest private hospitals with over 700 dedicated staff, The Sunshine Coast Private Hospital is located in a peaceful, leafy natural environment at Buderim. We provide our patients with a wide range of services including Maternity, Intensive Care, Cardiovascular, Vascular, Obstetric and Gynaecology, General Surgery, Urology, Cancer Care, General Medicine, Renal and Respiratory Services, Mental Health, Plastic and Cosmetic Surgery, Orthopaedic, Rehabilitation and much more.

 

Our Surgical Ward is seeking an experienced Clinical Nurse to join their team. As a Clinical Nurse you will be responsible for:

  • Provide exceptional patient care in the areas of your clinical expertise
  • Assess and respond appropriately to clinical nursing issues and concerns
  • Commit to achieving optimal patient outcomes through the use of effective clinical knowledge and professional standards of practice
  • Apply clinical practice that ensures and promotes a safe environment for optimal patient health
  • Apply sound knowledge of principles of clinical and workplace risk management, including incident management

 To be successful in this role you will need to have:

  • 2 Years recent experience within an Acute Surgical/Orthopaedic environment
  • Current registration with AHPRA
  • Advanced clinical assessment and application skills, with demonstrated clinical problem solving skills
  • The ability to work effectively as part of a multidisciplinary team with effective interpersonal communication
  • Commitment to professional development, such as working towards post grad qual in Rehab.

Our Benefits:

 

Working as part of the UnitingCare Health team at Sunshine Coast Private, 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 staff gym
  • Access to internal job opportunities including Blue Care, UnitingCare Community (Lifeline) and ARRCS

Apply:

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

 

For more information regarding this opportunity please contact Kathy Carfantan on 07 5430 3399

 

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 Desirable: 2 years recent experience in an acute surgical/orthopaedic environment
Contact Person Kathy Carfantan
Contact Number 5430 3399
Contact Email kathy.carfantan@uchealth.com.au
Closing Date 01/10/2017
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