Registered Nurse_SVHN

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Position Title: Registered Nurse

Employment Type: Permanent Full Time

Hours per week: 38 hours per week

Position Grade: Registered Nurse

Salary: $64184.86 to $90122.83

Enterprise Agreement: The Named NSW (Non-Declared) AHO Nurses Agreement 2017

Department Name: Flexicare

Position Summary:

A vacancy exists in the above unit for a highly motivated Registered Nurse with appropriate knowledge and skills to join our friendly and supportive team. Our progressive and innovative team offers development opportunities for our staff and a caring environment for the delivery of high quality patient centred care. The successful applicant(s) must be able to work as part of a dynamic nursing team and provides treatment and coordinated care to patients in a range of clinical settings.  Your primary areas of work will include Hospital in the Clinic (HICL) and specialised outpatients clinics in the General Ambulatory Care Department. 

7 day roster, intermittent weekends with morning shifts only. No night shifts or evening shifts.

Located in the heart of the city, close to public transport, cafes and restaurants.

The registered nurse is responsible for the provision of patient centred, evidence based nursing care that embraces a quality improvement approach.  General Ambulatory Care nursing aims to promote positive health outcomes, focused on promoting independence. Care will be planned giving consideration to ethnicity, culture, gender, spiritual values, sexuality, age, disability and economic and social factors in consultation with the patient and family.

The nurse will work across a 7-day roster in a motivated multidisciplinary team environment, show leadership and embrace change.  We will provide extensive training and ongoing support through access to the Clinical Nurse Educator, Clinical Nurse Consultant – Wound Care and we have many Clinical Nurse Specialist Grade 2 (Wounds, COPD, Diabetes, Cardiac and Clinical Coordinators). The nurse will also assist in the provision of supervision and support for less experienced clinicians or students, whilst maintaining their own professional development and contributing to quality improvement projects.   

This position requires a Working with Children Check (WWCC) issued by the Office of the Children's Guardian. For more information and how to apply, please visit the Office of the Children's Guardian website

The vacancy is open to Australian citizens, New Zealand citizens who hold a valid New Zealand passport, Australian permanent residents and those non-residents deemed by the Department of Immigration and Citizenship to be eligible to work in Australia only.

About St Vincent's Health Network Sydney:

St Vincent's Health Network Sydney is made up of three public hospitals, St Vincent's Hospital Sydney, Sacred Heart Health Service and St Joseph's Hospital at Auburn. We are part of St Vincent's Health Australia, the largest diversified health care organisation within Australia's not for profit Catholic health care sector. As a Catholic health and aged care service provider, our mission is to bring God's love to those in need through the healing ministry of Jesus, with a commitment to those who are poor and vulnerable.

We are committed to equal employment opportunity, ethical practices, and the principles of cultural diversity and promote a smoke free work environment. Appropriate criminal record and child protection checks are conducted for all successful candidates. Employment with St Vincent's is subject to you having current immunity status that complies with the Assessment, Screening & Vaccination against Specified Infectious Diseases - Policy Directive Immunisation history complies with NSW Health Policy Directive PD2018_009. Appointment and ongoing employment will be subject to continued compliance with the policy directive.

St Vincent's Health Network Sydney has an Australian Taxation Office (ATO) approved salary packaging scheme in place to increase the take home pay of staff. For information about the scheme go to

Application Instructions:

St Vincent's Health Network Sydney is committed to reconciliation and encourages Aboriginal & Torres Strait Islander people to apply for all advertised positions.

When applying for the position, Applicants will be required to upload a recent Resume as well as a separate Cover Letter addressing the Selection Criteria for the position as outlined below. External applicants are to upload their Cover Letter alongside their Resume when reaching the ‘My Experience tab >Resume/CV> Upload. For Internal applicants, this document is to be uploaded further down the page alongside your Resume under Resume/CV> Upload.

Selection Criteria

  • Personal integrity and demonstrated commitment to the Philosophy, Mission and Values of Mary Aikenhead Ministries and St Vincent’s Health Australia
  • Experience working in complex and dynamic settings. Current registration as a Registered Nurse (Division 1) with the Australian Health Professionals Regulation Agency
  • Demonstrated ability to work autonomously and within a multidisciplinary team
  • Demonstrated commitment to own personal and professional development.
  • Demonstrated computer literacy (e.g. MS Word, email and an electronic patient record systems)
  • Demonstrated effective communication, interpersonal skills and conflict resolution skills
  • Demonstrated evidence of integration of theoretical knowledge and clinical skills, critical thinking and analysis in their daily practice as a registered nurse
  • Demonstrated effective time management skill and ability to prioritise competing workloads within a complex environment

An example on how to address the selection criteria is provided in the link below in order to assist you with completing your application.

Applicants that do not address the selection criteria will have their application automatically culled.

Applications close: 28th August 2019

Click here to apply.

NSW Health
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Sydney, New South Wales (Australia)

Phone: +61 2 9391 9000

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14 August 2019
Location: Australia New South Wales Darlinghurst
Salary: $31.58 - $44.34 per hour AUD per year
Work type:
Full time
Healthcare and Medical
PLEASE! No enquiries from Recruitment Agencies or Headhunters.

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