Lake Macquarie Private Hospital is the only private Emergency Department in the Newcastle region. If you’re passionate about nursing and want to make a difference, we are currently looking for friendly, flexible and motivated Registered Nurse who would like to join our team and work in the Emergency Department on a Temporary Part Time (30 hours per week) basis.
About the Role
We are seeking an experienced Registered Nurse to join our supportive team to continue to provide our patients with specialised and dedicated care. Registered Nurses within the Emergency Department will work as members of the multi-disciplinary team providing safe, cost effective nursing care; ensuring patients who present to the Emergency Department are cared for in a timely fashion. The successful applicants will have the opportunity to work in a highly skilled diverse environment that incorporates both adults and paediatric patients.
Our team 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.
To be successful in this role you will be a positive and effective team player who brings excellent clinical and interpersonal skills. You will have exceptional communication skills and have the ability to work in a fast-paced environment and be able to manage your time effectively to meet your responsibilities. You will be able to work a 7 day rotating roster including day, afternoon and night shifts.
- Current registration with AHPRA as a Registered Nurse
- Minimum 3 years’ ED experience
- Previous experience in Triage & Resus
- Ability to assess, plan, coordinate and evaluate care delivery needs of patient
- Demonstrates excellent time management and organisational skills
- Proven ability to work effectively in a team environment and independently as required
- Proven leadership qualities
- Post Graduate qualification in Emergency or Critical Care Nursing
- Current ALS and paediatric ALS
On offer is a base hourly rate ranging from;
$33.23 - $46.67 + superannuation based on experience level and qualifications, exclusive of penalties or allowances. (NSW RN/Midwife gr1-gr8) [FTE 65 665.60 - $92 230.31]
Lake Macquarie Private Hospital is a 187 bed acute Advanced Surgical and Medical Hospital situated on the Pacific Highway at Gateshead, 15kms south of the Newcastle CBD. Specialties include Oncology, Cardiology, Cardiothoracic Surgery, Orthopaedics, Urology, General Surgery (including Colorectal), Breast Surgery, Plastics, Oral Maxillofacial Surgery and Vascular.
The hospital is owned and operated by Ramsay Health Care, a global operator of private hospitals and primary care clinics with 72 Australian sites employing over 30,000 people. We have been focused on delivering high-quality patient care and practising the Ramsay Way philosophy of ‘People Caring for People’ since 1972. Benefits of working with us include;
- Professional Development – Grow your career across our national network!
- Extensive Employee assistance program
- Industry discounts across private health insurance, retail services, financial services and more.
To ensure the quality and safety for our patients, staff and visitors, applicants will be required to provide before commencement a National Police Check, Working with Children Clearance and proof of Immunity to infectious diseases.
If you would like to discuss this opportunity please contact Joel Budden, Nurse Unit Manager at BuddenJ@ramsayhealth.com.au
Applications Close: 24th June 2021