Position Details
Reference Number 13017
Position Title Registered Nurse - ICU
Employment Status Permanent Full Time, Permanent Part Time
Entity The Wesley Hospital
Enterprise Agreement NURSE - Nurses Enterprise Agreement - Registered Nurse - Level 1
Position Summary
  • Intensive Care
  • Permanent full-time or part-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.


With 524 beds, The Wesley Hospital provides tertiary level medical and surgical services across 30 specialty areas including cardiology, urology, neurosurgery, gastroenterology, orthopaedics, maternity and women’s health. These services are supported by an intensive care unit, coronary care unit, cardiac catheter theatres, 24-hour emergency centre, renal dialysis, radiology, radiation therapy, pathology, pharmacy services, IVF, haematology and oncology services.


The Wesley Hospital's Intensive Care Unit (ICU) provides a comprehensive range of tertiary level services to cover the extensive range of systems and procedural support commensurate with the functions of the hospital. This is an ideal opportunity to demonstrate your professional experience and play a leading role in providing outstanding patient-centred care for The Wesley Hospital.


Ideally, the successful applicant will demonstrate the following criteria: 

  • Current registration with the Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Authority (AHPRA);
  • Demonstrated  Intensive Care experience;
  • Advanced assessment skills;
  • The ability to work as part of a multidisciplinary team; 
  • Demonstrated problem-solving skills;
  • Effective communication and time management skills;
  • Be prepared to uphold the values and mission of Uniting Care Health.

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 The Wesley 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

For further information regarding this role please contact Kerrin Houston, Clinical Nurse Manager on 3232 7303.


To apply for this opportunity, please click on the 'Apply' button below to be taken to our online application process or and quote the following reference number – 13017.


We look forward to receiving your applications by Wednesday 14th June 2017.

Selection Criteria Essential: Do you have a minimum of 2 years Intensive Care experience?
Essential: Please indicate whether you prefer a full-time or part-time position?
Essential: Are you able to work flexible hours?
Contact Person Kerrin Houston
Contact Number 32327303
Contact Email kerrin.houston@uchealth.com.au
Closing Date 14/06/2017
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