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Registered Nurse

Newcastle, New South Wales
Job Type
Full Time
17 Jul 2021

​​​​​​Caring, customer service focused and a self-starter- Do these characteristics describe you?

Ringwood Private Hospital is seeking an experienced Registered Nurse with excellent interpersonal skills and a passion for delivering high quality patient care to join our established nursing team, on a casual basis.

As a Registered Nurse your responsibilities will include:

· Provide evidenced based nursing care

· Liaise with the multi-disciplinary team

· Ensure patient and staff safety

· Supervise, direct and guide nursing team members; Enrolled Nurses (ENs) and Assistants in Nursing (AINs) to deliver patient care

· Deliver education and support to individuals/patients for the management of their health recovery, rehabilitation or end of life needs

As one of the leading cancer hospitals in Melbourne's outer east, Ringwood Private Hospital provides high quality care for patients from diagnosis, including all aspects of treatments as well as end of life care. Ringwood Private Hospital treats patients across a range of specialty areas and offers a wide range of medical and surgical services, using contemporary equipment, in a state of the art theatre setting. With a focus on providing patients with full service healthcare Ringwood Private offers a coordinated cancer support services for all patients by a dedicated clinical team. Ringwood Breast Care is a specialised breast clinic at Ringwood Private Hospital that offers rapid access, state of the art, breast screening and diagnostic services for patients who experience symptoms or who are at high risk of developing breast cancer.

Essential Criteria:

· Current Registration with AHPRA

· Working with Children check and National Police Check

· Nursing experience minimum two years

· Commitment to Quality Patient Care

· Compliance with ACQSHC National standards

· Sound clinical decision making and problem solving skills

· Excellent communication and customer service skills

· Works well independently and within a team

· Basic computer skills

Why Healthscope?

When you join Healthscope, you become part of our Community of Care.

Our people are at the heart of our organisation - no matter the role, every day our people make a difference to the lives of our patients and their families. We work together to create positive, memorable experiences, alongside our quality care, in every moment of every day.

As the only national private hospital operator and healthcare provider in Australia, our 42 sites are supported by our central Support Office, enabling them to provide an exceptional experience for the communities we care for. Healthscope opens the door to endless opportunities for our people, giving them the flexibility to work across one or multiple hospitals across our network.

We encourage the pursuit of continuous professional development and education and support our people to grow and flourish securely.

We pride ourselves on working with talented, passionate and caring people to ensure our patients receive the highest quality care and experience during their stay with us.

While our hospital network is vast, Healthscope is a family. We support each other, we share learnings, celebrate successes and face challenges together.

Come and be the difference in our patient's lives.

More Information:

Our commitment to quality and safety for our patients, staff and visitors is our highest priority. Applicants will be required to provide a current National Police Check, a current Working with Child Check and proof of immunity to specific infection diseases prior to appointment.

Applications close: 13th August 2021

For further enquiries: Attracta Gorman, Nurse Unit Manager,

To Apply: Please click on the 'Apply' button to be taken to our online application form. Please include a cover letter and your CV along with the contact details of 2 professional referees. Applicants through agencies need not apply.

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  • Job Reference: 330580399-2
  • Date Posted: 17 July 2021
  • Employer: Healthscope
  • Location: Newcastle, New South Wales
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Nursing, Other
  • Job Type: Full Time