Registered Nurse - Day Surgery

St Vincents Health Australia

The Mater Hospital is a leading private hospital, and an icon of the North Shore. Renowned for our quality in care and compassion, we take a holistic approach to healthcare and acknowledge the uniqueness of every patient to create a healing environment that is second to none. We are part of St Vincent’s Health Australia, the nation’s largest Catholic not-for-profit health and aged care provider and for over 105 years we have worked in partnership with our patients and their families.

The Mater Hospital is a world class facility operating over 231 hospital beds and with our Maternity unit being voted the Best Private Maternity Unit in NSW, our experienced team of healthcare professionals, care givers and support staff are equipped to provide the highest level of therapeutic, medical and surgical services.

We have an available PART TIME Position in DAY SURGERY 

The Opportunity

We are a dynamic department within an organisation strongly aligned with our values of compassion, integrity, justice and excellence. The Day Surgery unit receives patients from 13 theatres and an Endoscopy theatre. We care for patients from a wide variety of surgical specialties including orthopaedics, gynaecology, urology, breast surgery, melanoma and plastics, endoscopy and angiography procedures. We offer roster flexibility, structured and supportive orientation and great learning opportunities. The unit is currently open Monday to Friday from 0600am to 2030pm.

About You

Are you an enthusiastic, caring RN with Day Surgery and or Recovery experience? We are looking for RNs for our busy Day Surgery Unit with a minimum of 2 years experience that are excited by the opportunity to join our friendly team and expand your knowledge and skills in Day Surgery Nursing. The successful candidate will have the opportunity and training to work in all areas of the unit including Recovery, Admissions, Discharge and Endoscopy. We offer roster flexibility, structured and supportive orientation and great learning opportunities.

The candidate must have:

  • Authority to practice nursing with AHPRA as Registered Nurse
  • Excellent written & oral communication skills.
  • Minimum two years post graduate experience.
  • Strong commitment to a continuous improvement philosophy
  • Demonstrated skills in conflict resolution and negotiation
  • Commitment to continued professional development

Benefits

We offer all employees the ability to maximise their income by reducing tax payable through salary packaging. We also offer our employees career-pathing and ongoing development and learning.

Minimal weekend work

No night duty

Application Instructions:

Criminal record and/or child protection checks will be conducted and will form part of the selection criteria for this role. Employment with the Mater Hospital Sydney is subject to you having current immunity status that complies with the Assessment, Screening & Vaccination against Specified Infectious Diseases - Policy Directive. Appointment and ongoing employment will be subject to continued compliance with the policy directive.

We are committed to equal employment opportunity, ethical practices and the principles of cultural diversity. As part of SVHA’s commitment to the federal government’s employment parity initiative, we strongly encourage Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people to apply.

St Vincent's Private Hospitals Limited trading as Mater Hospital ABN 61 083 645 505

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Date Posted
16 May 2019
25 May 2019
Location
All Sydney NSW
Category
Healthcare & Medical
Occupation
Nurse

Job Type
Part Time
Contract Type
Permanent
Skills
CONTINUOUS IMPROVEMENT
EXCELLENT WRITING
INFECTIOUS DISEASE
PACKAGING
PLASTICS
THERAPEUTIC
Perks
Salary Packaging
Benefits
Training