We are seeking a senior Registered Nurse to join our Renal Dialysis Unit at St Andrew’s Ipswich Private Hospital in Brisbane.
This is a Permanent Part-Time position working a minimum of 32 hours per fortnight.
St Andrew’s Ipswich Private Hospital is a 178-bed hospital and is revolutionising private health care in the Ipswich and West Moreton region. We’ve been growing and expanding our clinical capabilities and have recently opened the region’s first private emergency department along with a new intensive care unit which supports the Emergency Department. An additional 81 new private patient rooms and new operating theatres and sterilising department have also been added to our hospital.
A new Women’s and Children’s unit provides quality local obstetric and paediatric services, supported by three new labour delivery suites. A new Renal Dialysis Unit was opened in November 2018, to further expand our clinical capabilities and enhance our position as a treatment centre of choice. The redevelopment of our hospital also included the redesign of our rehabilitation services, which is now a 39-bed rehabilitation/medical ward and a state-of-the-art gymnasium; a new rehabilitation day program and outpatient services.
About the Role
This role will see you directly assessing, planning, coordinating and evaluating the care delivery needs of patients requiring Renal Dialysis services. We are looking for a senior nurse who can mentor the junior team members and act as a knowledgeable resource on best practice.
The unit is supported by a multi-disciplinary team which prides itself on exceeding Ramsay’s high standard of care with a professional and positive attitude by creating a friendly, caring and comfortable environment for its patients.
In this role you will report to the Nurse Unit Manager and work alongside our Clinical Nurses and Shift leaders
To succeed in this role you will bring a strong clinical skillset in a hospital setting as a trained Nurse with an extensive specialty experience within a Renal Dialysis setting. You will hold a passion for client care and a high standard of customer-focused service in line with Ramsay's core values. You will have exceptional communication skills and have the ability to work in a fast paced environment.
The flexibility to handle a 24/7 rotating roster will also be key for this role.
You will also bring;
- Relevant qualifications and Registration with AHPRA as a Registered Nurse.
- Minimum 4-5 years’ specialty experience within a Renal Dialysis ward or department.
- Any experience with Gambro machines will be highly regarded.
- 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.
St Andrew’s Ipswich Private Hospital in particular, offers staff parking, a wide range of in hospital services and range of dining and commercial options in the nearby Ipswich city centre.
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".
On offer is a Full-Time Equivalent salary ranging from;
- $68,000 -$88,000 + Superannuation per annum based on experience level for Registered Nurses.
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 Kylie Linwood, Nurse Unit Manager, on 07 3816 9327.
Close Date: 17th of October 2019