Clinical Nurse (Cardiac Ward) Surgical Service Group, Townsville University Hospital In this role you will provide leadership, direct nursing care utilising expert clinical skills, and the provision of education and support to patients/clients and nursing staff to ensure the provision of best practice and quality care. Cardiac care is provided by a coordinated, multidisciplinary model of care which involves the patient, significant other/s, medical, nursing, allied health and community partnerships and facilitates a holistic service for the patient across the care continuum. The Townsville Hospital and Health Service is the largest tertiary health service in northern Australia; we are responsible for the delivery of healthcare services, education and research within a region covering over 149,500km with a population of approximately 250,000 people. Job details Position status Permanent Position type Part-time Occupational group Health - Nursing Classification Nurse Grade 6 (1) Workplace Location Townsville region Job ad reference QLD/TV386825 Closing date 27-Sep-2021 Yearly salary Fortnightly salary Total remuneration Salary Other Job duration Permanent Full-time or Part-time, hours negotiable. Contact person Amanda Brown Contact details 07 4433 3507 Access the National Relay Service Our organisation is proactive and committed to delivering excellence in healthcare. Join us today and enjoy generous employment benefits and a rewarding career. What's on offer? Pro rata remuneration package based on full-time equivalent value of up to $115,848 p.a. comprising salary range of $94,545 - $101,237 p.a. (full-time) or $47.68 - $51.05 p.h. (part-time) (Nurse Grade 6 - Band 1), recreational leave loading (17.5%), and employer contribution to superannuation (12.75%). We also offer a range of additional benefits including: Great professional development opportunities Attractive salary sacrificing options Parental leave and flexible working arrangements Employee assistance and staff wellness programs Supportive and inclusive workplace environment Access to corporate discounts and free staff car parking options The ideal candidate will demonstrate: * Proven ability to comprehensively assess, plan, implement and evaluate nursing care at an advanced level within a complex environment. * Ability to build and maintain effective relationships with team members, patients and other stakeholders, including participation in relevant networks to achieve work unit outcomes. * Ability to provide nursing leadership in the clinical and professional setting including the role modelling of effective communication and problem solving. * Proven ability to use information and reporting systems appropriate to the position in order to achieve outcomes and identify areas for improvement. * Proven ability to provide clinical education and support at an advanced level and demonstrate own professional development. Requirements * Mandatory: Bachelor of Nursing or equivalent is a mandatory qualification for this position. * Highly Desirable: Postgraduate qualifications relevant to the position or working towards a relevant qualification. * Highly Desirable: Extensive experience in Cardiac Nursing and a current Adult Life Support certificate. * Adult Life Support Certificate: Must be able to obtain and then maintain an annual competency in Advanced Life Support as per Townsville Hospital and Health Service policy Life Support Training and Assessment -THSDCLI040151v6 (http://qheps.health.qld.gov.au/tville/policies/thsdcli/thsdcli040151.pdf) For additional information regarding the responsibilities and/or other requirements for this position please refer to the role description. About the location Townsville is a vibrant, dynamic city; it is the largest urban centre in Northern Australia and is the gateway to the world famous Great Barrier Reef, stunning beaches, rainforests and the Out. With over 300 days of sunshine a year Townsville offers the perfect laid- coastal lifestyle with all the benefits of big city living. It is a great place for families, couples and individuals to call home. Interested..? Informal enquiries are welcome, please contact Amanda Brown on (07) 4433 3434. Applications close on Monday, 27 September 2021. Please note that unsolicited resumes from recruitment agencies will not be accepted.