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Position Details
Reference Number 16468
Position Title Clinical Nurse - Orthopaedics
Internal Only This position is open to employees of UnitingCare Health only
Employment Status Permanent Full Time, Permanent Part Time
Entity The Wesley Hospital
Enterprise Agreement NURSE - Nurses Enterprise Agreement - Registered Nurse - Level 2
Position Summary

Employment Status: Permanent Full Time, Permanent Part Time

Location: The Wesley Hospital

Classification: Registered Nurse – Level 2

Remuneration Value: $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.


The Wesley Hospital are inviting internal applications for permanent full-time or part-time Clinical Nurse opportunities within their Orthopaedics Unit!


About Your Role:

As a Clinical Nurse you will provide exceptional patient care in the areas of your clinical expertise whilst assessing and responding appropriately to clinical nursing issues and concerns. Based on your experience, you will assist with providing supervision and guidance within a multi-disciplinary team, through effective decision making and support.


You will have a minimum of 5 years’ experience in an Orthopaedic environment. You will demonstrate a passion for delivering person-centred care through living our values. You will present with:

  • Well-developed communication and customer service skills
  • Previous experience coordinating care provision with large team as a level two nurse
  • Current and unconditional AHPRA registration
  • Ability to manage conflicting priorities and remain patient-focused under pressure
  • Availability to work shifts across a 24/7 roster

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:

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 12th December.


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


For assistance with uploading your application please contact UnitingCare’s Recruitment Coordinator on 07 3253 4388


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: Do you have current and unconditional AHPRA registration?
Essential: Are you an Australian Citizen, Australian Permanent Resident or New Zealand passport holder?
Essential: Do you have a minimum of 5 years orthopaedic experience?
Essential: Previous experience within a level 2 role
Essential: Availability to work shifts across a 24/7 roster
Contact Person Jo Phillips
Contact Number 32326094
Contact Email
Closing Date 12/12/2019
Position Description
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