Registered Nurse (PACU)
Job no: 495035
Work type: Part time
Location: Cairns Private Hospital
Categories: Nursing - Registered
This is a permanent part time role (64 hours per fortnight). Working a 7-day roster, including day/evening and weekend shifts.
About the Role
The Post Anaesthetic Care Unit at Cairns Private Hospital forms part of Perioperative Services. The hospital is constantly seeking for opportunities to grow innovatively and therefore, need clinical staff to join our PACU. The ward provides a space for patients exiting surgery to rest and recover from their procedures.
As a member of our clinical team you will perform duties with the support and guidance of the Operating Theatre Manager, Clinical Nurse and Shift Leaders to ensure a high level of quality service is provided to our patients across the ward. You will be joining a team of passionate professionals driven to exceed Ramsay’s high standard of client care.
You will report to the Operating Theatre Manager and work closely with a professional supportive team.
To succeed in this role you will bring a strong clinical skillset in a hospital setting as a PACU or Recovery trained Nurse with a passion for client care and a high standard of customer-focused service. You will have exceptional communication skills and have the ability to work in a fast paced environment. The flexibility to handle a rotating roster with on call components along with weekend and evening shifts will be key for this role.
You will also bring;
- Relevant qualifications and Registration with AHPRA as a Registered Nurse
- 3 years’ experience or more as a Nurse in a similar department or ward. (ICU/HDU experience is essential)
- Demonstrated ability to work effectively as part of a high-performing team.
- 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
Owned and operated by Ramsay Health Care, Australia’s largest and most respected private hospital operator, Cairns Private Hospital is in tropical Cairns, in far north Queensland
The hospital is a modern, well-equipped facility which offers a comprehensive range of medical and allied services. Cairns Private Hospital is committed to the provision of first-class medical care for the people of the region and the thousands of tourists who visit the area.
The company is strongly committed to further developing the already high-quality patient facilities and services at Cairns Private Hospital to meet the future health care needs of patients in the Cairns area. 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".
How to Apply
All applications must be lodged online. Please click the Apply button within this ad to lodge an application.
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 would like to discuss this opportunity, please contact Stephen Thompson, Operating Theatre Manager on 07 4052 5314.
Close Date: Monday 26th August 2019
Advertised: E. Australia Standard Time
Applications close: E. Australia Standard Time
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