Position Details
Reference Number 15861
Position Title Registered Nurses - Medical, Surgical, Oncology, Cardiac Care Unit
Employment Status Permanent Full Time, Permanent Part Time, Casual
Entity St Stephens Hospital, Hervey Bay
Enterprise Agreement NURSE - Nurses Enterprise Agreement - Registered Nurse - Level 1
Position Summary

As Australia’s first fully digital hospital, St Stephen’s gives the Wide Bay community access to one of the country’s most advanced healthcare facilities. An innovative non-for-profit regional hospital, we’re small enough to provide individualised care, but large enough to cover a majority of health needs – offering access to the best specialists with minimal waiting. In the midst of this state-of-the-art facility, it’s our commitment to person-centred care that truly sets us apart.


Due to the rapid growth of our services, we are seeking a number of experienced Registered Nurses to join our team, providing exceptional values-led, person-centred care to our patients.

We are offering multiple opportunities across a range of our units to nurses who demonstrate a commitment to person-centred care through exceptional communication, customer service, and ability to work effectively within a multi-disciplinary team. We’re currently recruiting for nurses to join:

  • Acute Medical/Surgical
  • Oncology
  • Cardiac Care Unit
  • Rehabilitation

We offer the unique prospect of stepping into a supportive, close-knit team environment, characteristic of regional hospital, without sacrificing state-of-the-art facilities and technology offered by fully-integrated digital healthcare.


About Us:

You’ll join a values-led organisation that is committed to developing its people to their full potential. We offer career paths in both clinical and leadership streams and access to numerous professional development opportunities. We emphasise the importance of a work-life balance through flexible work arrangements and promote a diverse and inclusive culture. 


Remuneration value: Level 1 position, $33.72-$43.34 p/h (FTE $66, 630 - $85, 639), 9.5% employee contribution to super, 17.5% annual leave loading + not for profit salary packaging benefit + cumulative study leave + free on-site parking.


You will present with:

  • Minimum 2+ years acute experience (oncology/cardiac care) OR
  • Minimum 3+ years acute experience (medical/surgical/rehabilitation)
  • Interest in ongoing professional development
  • Current AHPRA registration
  • Full Australian Working Entitlements

About the Fraser Coast:

Located on the beautiful Fraser Coast, Hervey Bay is a relaxed coastal community offering some of the most idyllic scenery Australia has to offer. Famed for its whale watching, Hervey Bay offers those seeking a relaxed pace-of-life numerous outdoor experiences including stunning family friendly beaches, sailing, fishing, camping, swimming, four-wheel-driving, national parks and the renowned world-heritage listed Fraser Island.


Offering numerous housing options, a range of excellent restaurants and exceptional schools, Hervey Bay is a thriving community for young families and professionals looking for a sea change to a relaxed, affordable, coastal lifestyle.  


Apply Now:

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

We look forward to receiving your application by Friday, 12th of October 2018.


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.

Selection Criteria Essential: Do you have current registration as a practitioner with AHPRA?
Essential: Do you have unlimited working entitlements in Australia as an Australian Citizen, Australian Permanent Resident or New Zealand Passport Holder?
Essential: Are you experienced in Medical, Surgical, Oncology or Cardiac Care?
Essential: If No, what other areas have you obtained clinical experience in?
Essential: Do you have a minimum of 2-3 years experience acute experience (not including student placements)?
Essential: Are you seeking a permanent part time, full time or casual appointment?
Contact Person Justin Howe
Contact Number 0732534669
Contact Email uch.recruitment@uchealth.com.au
Closing Date 14/10/2018
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