Position Details
Reference Number 14101
Position Title Clinical Nurse (5CN231)
Employment Status Permanent Part Time
Entity The Sunshine Coast Private Hospital
Enterprise Agreement NURSE - Nurses Enterprise Agreement - Registered Nurse - Level 2
Position Summary

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.


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. The hospital provides a multi-award winning service to its patients and their families. 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.

We are currently seeking to appoint a Clinical Nurse to join our General Medical Ward at the Sunshine Coast Private Hospital in a Permanent Part-Time capacity.


As a Clinical Nurse in this department, you will 

  • Provide Exceptional customer service skills focused on exceeding patient expectations
  • Apply Clinical leadership skills in the implementation or organisational and ward objectives
  • 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
  • Effectively and accurately exchange, retrieve and manage information relevant to your role
  • Exercise authority through appropriate decision making
  • Apply sound knowledge of principles of clinical and workplace risk management, including incident management

 The successful applicant will present with: 

  • Bachelor of Nursing Degree or equivalent
  • General Registration with AHPRA
    Relevant and recent post-registration nursing experience in relevant speciality area
  • Desirable post-registration qualifications relevant to the area of nursing practice
  • Demonstrated knowledge and understanding of Workplace Health and Safety practices

As part of the wider UnitingCare Health network, our people enjoy benefits including:

  • Working within a friendly and 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

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 14085


We look forward to receiving your applications by Wednesday, 26th July 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 team 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.


Contact Person Kathy Carfantan
Contact Number 54303399
Contact Email kathy.carfantan@uchealth.com.au
Closing Date 26/07/2017
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