Position Details
Reference Number 15722
Position Title Registered Nurse - Oncology
Employment Status Permanent Full Time
Entity The Wesley Hospital
Enterprise Agreement NURSE - Nurses Enterprise Agreement - Registered Nurse - Level 1
Position Summary

The Wesley Hospital is one of Queensland’s largest private, tertiary hospitals and proudly services over 80,000 patients from Australia and overseas annually. Established in 1977, The Wesley has grown to be a ‘magnet hospital’ attracting and retaining highly qualified and caring staff. With 538 beds, the hospital employs over 2300 full-time, part-time and casual staff, providing values-based, holistic care to patients and their families


The Wesley's Cancer Care Service is one of the largest and most comprehensive of its kind in Australia and draws on more than 20 highly experienced and skilled specialists supported by trained oncology nursing staff. Innovative and advanced cancer care is available through state-of-the-art equipment and modern facilities. The Cancer Care Services includes Oncology and Haematology, and Radiation Oncology. 


The Wesley are currently calling for applications from experienced Registered Nurses to join our Oncology Services units. 

Your Role:

You will be 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 care.


An experienced practitioner, you’ll demonstrate an alignment to our culture through strong communication, customer service and an ability to work effectively within a team. Further, you’ll show a clear passion for oncology nursing, with the empathy and compassion required to deliver an outstanding level of person-centred care.


You'll demonstrate: 

  • Minimum 2+ years post graduate experience wtihin Oncology
  • Well-developed clinical problem solving skills
  • Ability to work flexible, rotating roster
  • Commitment to further professional development
  • Unlimited work entitlements

We Offer:

You’ll join a values-led organisation that is committed to developing people to their full potential. We offer career paths in both clinical and leadership streams, access to professional development opportunities and cumulative study leave. We emphasise the importance of work life balance through flexible work arrangements, access to staff gym and promotion of a diverse and inclusive culture.


Remuneration value: Level 1 position, $33.72-$43.34 p/h (FTE $66, 630 - $85, 639), 9.5% employee contribution to super, 17.5% annual leave loading + not for profit salary packaging benefit + cumulative study leave + discounted parking.


We are offering several permanent opportunities across our Oncology Wards, both part-time and full-time dependent on availability.


Apply Now:

To apply for this opportunity, please click on the ‘Apply’ button to be taking to our online application page.

We look forward to receiving your application by Sunday, 11th of November 2018.

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: What is your current notice period?
Essential: Current Registration as a practitioner with AHPRA
Essential: Do you have unlimited working entitlements in Australia as an Australian Citizen, Australian Permanent Resident or New Zealand Passport Holder?
Essential: Can you demonstrate a commitment to ongoing professional development through either current or completed Postgraduate study?
Essential: Do you demonstrate a commitment to person-centred care through exceptional communication skills, customer service skills and an ability to work effectively within a multi-disciplinary team?
Essential: Do you have at least 2+ years experience within this area of clinical care?
Essential: Are you available to work the required hours/days that are advertised?
Essential: Are you available to work a rotating roster?
Essential: If you are successful for this role, you may be required to undergo a series of pre-employment checks, that may include a National Police Check, Immunisation Check and Functional Capacity Assessment. Do you consent to this?
Essential: Are you currently at any stage of application with another UnitingCare Health facility?
Contact Person Karen Arrold
Contact Number 3232 6115
Contact Email karen.arrold@uchealth.com.au
Closing Date 11/11/2018
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