We are seeking highly skilled Registered Nurses to join our Cardiac Catheter Lab at Cairns Private Hospital.
There are positions available on a Casual and Part-time (16 hours per fortnight) basis, for nurses with experience and training in an acute hospital setting.
About the Role
Cairns Private Hospital Cardiac Catheter Laboratory is expanding! Catering for private and public patients and situated between the resident cardiologist's clinic and the intensive/coronary care unit, the cardiac catheter laboratory provides the community with a valuable, lifesaving diagnostic service.
As a Registered Nurse, you will perform duties with the support and guidance of the Nurse Unit Manager, Clinical Nurse and Shift Leaders to ensure a high level of quality patient care is delivered. You will support patients across both the Cardiac Catheter Lab and Cardiac Recovery Area.
In this role, you will be reporting to the Nurse Unit Manager and work with a diverse team driven to exceed Ramsay’s high standard of care.
To succeed in this role you will bring strong clinical skillset in an acute care setting with specialty CCL experience. You will be have exceptional customer service and time management skills with a passion for quality patient outcomes. You will be dedicated team player while comfortable working autonomously if necessary.
The flexibility to handle a rotating roster with evening and weekend shifts will be crucial to this role.
You will need to have the following:
- Relevant registration with AHPRA as Registered Nurse.
- Proven experience in a similar ward or unit (CCL/Cardio).
- Minimum of (3) three years’ experience post AHPRA registration in an acute hospital environment within a similar ward or unit (CCU/CCL)
- Ability to scout/scrub for Coronary Angiograms/ Angioplasties/PPM.
- Flexible work practices to best match your work/life balance
- Professional Development – Grow your career across our national network!
- Employee assistance program
- Industry discounts across private health insurance, retail services, financial services and more.
About the Organisation
The Hospital is operated by Ramsay Health Care, a global operator of private hospitals and primary care clinics with 73 Australian sites employing over 30,000 people. Ramsay focuses on maintaining the highest standards of quality and safety, being an employer of choice, and operating its business according to The Ramsay Way philosophy: "People Caring for People".
Cairns Private Hospital in tropical far north Queensland is an acute care facility offering a range of services including medical, general surgical, orthopaedic, obstetrics and cardiac services. This hospital is also equipped with The da Vinci surgical system, allowing surgeon’s to operate high-tech instrumentation with greater dexterity and precision than other minimally invasive techniques.
- $33-$45 per hour based on service hours.
How to Apply
All applications must be lodged online. Please click the Apply button within this ad to lodge an application (applications should include CV and 2 current work-related referees).
Our commitment to quality and safety for our patients, staff and visitors is our highest priority. Applicants will be required to provide a current (12 months or less) National Police check prior to appointment and persons in patient contact roles will be required to provide proof of immunity to specified infectious diseases prior to commencement.
If you have any questions about this opportunity, please call Arenla Longchar on 07 4052 5338
Close Date: 26th August 2019