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Clinical Nurse - Stomal Therapy

Date: 08-Jan-2019

Location: Brisbane - CBD & Inner Suburbs, QLD, AU

Company: Mater

About the role

Mater Hospital Brisbane is seeking an experienced, motivated and enthusiastic Clinical Nurse to join the Stomal Therapy team on permanent part-time basis (38 hours per fortnight).

Our team of industry professionals work together as a cohesive and collaborative unit, going above and beyond to provide an exceptional level of care and deliver the highest level of clinical standards for the patient and the unit.

Salary range: $44.08 – $47.23 (RN Level 2) per hour plus superannuation

What you’ll be doing

As a valued member of the team you will:

  • Demonstrate an expert patient-centred consultancy service to a diverse patient population, providing quality care to patients with stomas, wounds & skin integrity issues
  • Apply advanced Stomal Therapy and Wound Management knowledge and clinical skills to achieve quality and excellence
  • Work autonomously and as part of the team aligning practice with unit, department and corporate business and strategic goals
  • Assist with the provision of education for staff to maintain currency and proficiency of clinical knowledge within the Specialty
  • Collaborate and liaise with multi-disciplinary teams internally and externally to ensure optimal patient outcomes promoting best practice

About you

To be successful in your application you will have: 

  • Current AHPRA registration as a Registered Nurse
  • Post Graduate qualification in Stomal Therapy and/or Wound Management or willingness to work toward
  • Extensive clinical experience in areas encompassing wound and/or stoma challenges
  • Demonstrated recency in professional development activities in regards to stomal therapy and/or wound care
  • Demonstrated ability to work to top of scope with highly developed critical thinking and troubleshooting ability
  • Effective communication skills both written and verbal
  • Exceptional organisational and time management skills
  • Sound computer skills, especially operating Microsoft programs

Why join us?

In return for your skills you will have the opportunity to work for an Australian leader in the field of Health, Education and Research and work with a team who make a real difference to the lives of our patients.

Mater provides benefits not offered in other workplaces. In addition to being part of a workplace that offers compassionate care in the spirit of the Sisters of Mercy, pioneers in the provision of healthcare to Queensland for over 100 years, you will have opportunities to increase your take-home pay with our salary packaging options.

Closing date for applications is Sunday 20 January 2019

For further information specific to the role, please contact Simone Andrews, Associate Director - Nursing  – Ambulatory & Outpatient Services on 07 3163 5885. 

If you are interested in applying for this position, simply click on 'APPLY' to attach your resume.

Please note we CANNOT accept any emailed applications so please ensure you submit your details via the "APPLY" button.

If you are having technical difficulties submitting your application please contact the Recruitment Team ( confirming the role you are applying for and the specific difficulties you are experiencing.

At Mater, you'll find we live and breathe our values. We are a health care leader that provides care to more than 500,000 patients each year as a private, benevolent not-for-profit organisation - what profit we make goes back in to our business which is why we offer state of the art facilities and the resources to advance your career and provide exceptional care to our patients.

Mater is also committed to environmental sustainability and draws on our recognition of the link between health, climate and the environment which ensures we optimise our position as responsible corporate citizens.

Come and join us; as a Mater employee you'll find the benefits you deserve and the opportunity to be part of a healthcare community unlike any other.

Applicants from recruitment agencies will not be considered at this time.

Posting Notes: South Brisbane || QLD || Australia (AU) || Nursing ||