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Position Details
Reference Number 16644
Position Title Clinical Nurse - Cardiology
Internal Only This position is open to employees of UnitingCare Health only
Employment Status Fixed Term Full Time
Entity St Andrews War Memorial Hospital
Enterprise Agreement NURSE - Nurses Enterprise Agreement - Registered Nurse - Level 2
Position Summary

Employment Status: Fixed Term, Full-Time

Location: St Andrews War Memorial Hospital

Classification: Registered Nurse, Level  2

Remuneration Value: Level 2 position, $46.37-$49.68 p/h (FTE $91, 627 - $98,167), 9.5% employee contribution to super, 17.5% annual leave loading + not for profit salary packaging benefit + cumulative study leave.


St Andrews War Memorial Hospital is currently inviting applications for the position of Acting Clinical Nurse, Cardiology!


At St Andrews War Memorial Hospital we’re committed to providing the highest-quality holistic care and support for our patients and their families. Specialising in complex health needs, we bring together the finest medical experts, care and technology to deliver personalised care and world-class results. Created as a memorial to the service of war veterans, we’re proud of our heroic and brave history and continue to occupy a unique place in the hearts and minds of our community.


About the Role:

As the Acting Clinical Nurse for Cardiology, you will be accountable for the provision of safe, holistic nursing care to individuals and their families. You will work alongside a multi-disciplinary team, collaborating effectively to deliver exceptional person-centred care as well as provide mentorship and support to RN’s, EN’s and AIN’s on the ward.


You’ll demonstrate a commitment to person-centred care through exceptional communication, customer service skills and an ability to work effectively within a team.


You’ll present with:

  • Minimum 2+ years post graduate experience in a similar setting/ward
  • Current AHPRA Registration and Bachelor of Nursing
  • Ability to work flexible 24/7 rotating roster
  • Problem solving and conflict resolution skills
  • Ability to recognise and respond to clinical deterioration
  • Demonstrated ability to provide leadership, support and mentorship to other Registered Nurses, Enrolled Nurses and Assistants in Nursing


We’ll look after you too:

Our people mean the world to us. We do everything we can to ensure they enjoy opportunities and benefits that are as inspiring and rewarding as the fantastic work they do. Flexibility, development, and a values-led culture are just some of the experiences you’ll have here at UnitingCare.


We offer access to health and wellbeing, financial, retail and lifestyle benefits designed to make life more enjoyable. As a registered not-for-profit, we also offer competitive salary-packaging designed to increase your take home pay. We celebrate a highly-diverse and inclusive workforce and are invested in your professional and personal development.



Let’s talk:

UnitingCare is proud to provide opportunities for personal and professional development to our employees. As such, we are only inviting internal applications for this role.


To submit your application, please create an account or log in to your account and click on the ‘Apply’ button. For assistance with uploading your application please contact UnitingCare’s Recruitment Coordinator on 07 3253 4388.


We look forward to receiving your application by 12th April 2020.




Through our values UnitingCare 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. We work hard to make our services welcoming and safe for every person. We are united in keeping children, young people and the elderly safe from harm, within our services, workplaces and the communities we support. We are committed to speaking up loudly for their safety.  

Selection Criteria Essential: Minimum 2 years clinical experience in similar setting
Essential: Ability to work a 24/7 roster
Essential: Demonstrated ability to build and maintain effective working relationships within the multidisciplinary team, patients and other stakeholders
Essential: Demonstrated problem solving and conflict resolution skills / Ability to use negotiation skills to manage conflict within the work environment
Essential: Demonstrated commitment to quality improvement and participation in quality improvement projects
Essential: Demonstrated ability to recognise and respond to clinical deterioration
Essential: Demonstrated ability to provide leadership, support and mentorship to other Registered Nurses, Enrolled Nurses and Assistant in Nursing
Contact Person Leanne Marston
Contact Number 38344444
Contact Email
Alternate Contact Person Suja Simon
Alternate Contact Number
Closing Date 12/04/2020
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