Position Details
Reference Number 13016
Position Title Registered Nurse - ICU (4RN241)
Employment Status Permanent Full Time
Entity St Andrews War Memorial Hospital
Enterprise Agreement NURSE - Nurses Enterprise Agreement - Registered Nurse - Level 1
Position Summary
  • Intensive Care Unit
  • Permanent Full-time

UnitingCare Health is one of the largest not-for-profit private hospital groups in Queensland and is a service group of UnitingCare Queensland. The hospital group is a major provider of healthcare services in Queensland which operates almost 1000 licensed hospital beds and employs over 4200 people.

 

St Andrew’s War Memorial Hospital is a 250 bed facility in Spring Hill, with a 15 bed ICU.  We currently have an exciting opening for Registered Nurses to join our Intensive Care Unit in permanent full-time roles. This is an ideal opportunity to demonstrate your professional experience and play a leading role in providing outstanding patient-centred care for St Andrew’s War Memorial Hospital. St Andrew’s ICU casemix includes, but is not limited to cardiothoracic and vascular surgery, TAVI, neurosurgery and orthopaedic surgery.

 

Ideally, the successful applicant will demonstrate the following criteria: 

  • Current registration with the Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Authority (AHPRA);
  • Demonstrated  Intensive Care experience;
  • Advanced clinical assessment skills;
  • The ability to work effectively as part of a multidisciplinary team; 
  • Demonstrated clinical problem-solving skills;
  • Effective communication and time management skills;
  • Be prepared to uphold the values and mission of Uniting Care Health;
  • Graduate Certificate / Diploma in Intensive Care Nursing or currently working towards same.

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.

 

Working as part of the UnitingCare Health at St Andrew’s War Memorial Hospital, our staff enjoy a values based organisation with benefits including: 

  • Friendly values based environment;
  • Generous salary packaging options;
  • Exciting career paths in both clinical and leadership streams;
  • Exceptional professional development opportunities including Post graduate leaderships programs;
  • Flexible working arrangements;
  • Subsidised on-site parking and restaurant.

To apply for this opportunity, please click on the 'Apply' button below to be taken to our online application process and quote the following reference number – 13016.

 

We look forward to receiving your applications by Wednesday 31st May 2017.

Selection Criteria Desirable: - Must have recent ICU experience
Desirable: - Must hold or be working towards ICU post graduate qualification
Desirable: - Cardiothoracic ICU experience an advantage
Contact Person Alanna Dennis
Contact Number 0738344272
Contact Email alanna.dennis@uchealth.com.au
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Closing Date 31/05/2017
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