Position Details
Reference Number 14353
Position Title Clinical Nurse - Medical
Employment Status Permanent Part Time, Permanent Full Time
Entity Alston - Level 1
Enterprise Agreement NURSE - Nurses Enterprise Agreement - Registered Nurse - Level 1
Position Summary
St Stephen's Hospital in Hervey Bay is Australia's first fully integrated digital hospital. With 96 patient beds, the state-of-the-art ‘hospital of the future’ provides vital medical and surgical services to the Fraser Coast and is the first hospital in Australia to showcase the future of how technology can transform the healthcare experience. St Stephen’s is part of UnitingCare Health, on of the largest not-for-profit hospital groups in Queensland and is committed to re-investing surplus funds for the development of the hospital, its services and its employees.

We are curently seeking an experiecend Clinical Nurse to join our General Medical ward in a Permanent Part Time Opportunity. This role would work a base of 24 hours per week, and be a pivotal component of our team's success in providing exceptional patient centred care to the Fraser Coast community.


As a Clinical Nurse, you will:

  • Provide exceptional patient care in the areas of your clinical expertise
  • 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
  • Apply sound knowledge of principles of clinical and workplace risk management, including incident management

 To be successful in this role you will demonstrate:

  • Minimum of 5 Years experience working in General Medical acute environment
  • Relevant Postgraduate Qualification
  • Minimum of 2 Years Team Leadership experience, in mentoring and coaching students and other staff members. 
  • Advanced clinical assessment and application skills, with demonstrated clinical problem solving skills
  • Ability to manage designated portfolio and display sound leadership skills

Abour UnitingCare Health:


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.

Working as part of the UnitingCare Health team at St Stephens Hospital, you’ll join a values led organisation, focused on putting people at the centre of everything we do.  We actively promote a healthy work life balance, and provide access to a range of benefits including

  • Generous salary packaging options which increase your take home pay;
  • Exceptional professional development opportunities and exciting career paths in both clinical and leadership streams;
  • Flexible working arrangements;
  • Discounted Parking and Services
  • Access to staff gym
  • Access to internal job opportunities including Blue Care, UnitingCare Community (Lifeline) and ARRCS

For more information on the benefits of working with us please see below:




To apply for this opportunity, please click on the 'Apply' button below to be taken to our online application process. 


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 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: Minimum 3 years Acute Experience
Contact Person Darleen Bick
Contact Number 41206138
Contact Email darleen.bick@uchealth.com.au
Closing Date 26/11/2017
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