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Registered Nurse - Scrub/Scout (Mater Private Hospital)

Date: 03-Jan-2019

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

Company: Mater

About the role

The Mater Private Hospital Brisbane Perioperative Unit is seeking an enthusiastic and experienced Registered Nurse with Scrub / Scout experience to work within the team on a permanent, full time basis.

The Mater Private Hospital Brisbane Perioperative Unit consists of a wide variety of surgical specialties. As a highly valued member of the team you will be part of a group of professionals who take pride in providing the highest levels of patient care. The team is supportive, approachable and patient-focused, and provides excellent training and development opportunities. 

Salary range: $33.73 – $43.34 (Registered Nurse Level 1) per hour plus superannuation
 

What you’ll be doing

Whilst displaying the highest level of clinical standards for the unit you will be responsible for:

  • Achieving optimal patient outcomes throughout the patient journey and continuum of care
  • Demonstrating exceptional clinical expertise and knowledge of procedures and the management of patients seeking outstanding care
  • Implementing strategies to ensure that quality and risk management are integrated into service provision
  • Working collaboratively with the perioperative team to provide exceptional care every time
  • Maintaining current knowledge and skills to ensure continued professional growth

About you

You will be driven by a challenging yet rewarding environment where you can bring your energy and experience to this dynamic and supportive unit.

Other skills and experience include:

  • Current AHPRA nursing registration as a Registered Nurse (no restrictions)
  • At least 3 years’ experience as a Registered Nurse in a scrub / scout theatre setting. Orthopaedic surgery, spinal surgery, neurosurgery or robotic experience will be highly regarded.
  • Ability to work in an ever-changing and fast paced environment.
  • A strong work ethic, positive attitude and willingness to role model and promote the Mater values
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills and the ability to liaise with a  variety of different stakeholders both internally and externally at various levels
  • Demonstrated ability to operate both in a team environment and autonomously using initiative, sound reasoning and strong listening, negotiation and decision making skills
  • Strong attention to detail and organisational skills
  • Commitment to ensuring the levels of service is always delivered to patients at all times.

Why join us?

In return for your skills you will have the opportunity to work for an Australian leader in the field of Health 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. Opportunities for professional development are renumerated through leave allowance and monetary reimbursement.

Closing date for applications is Sunday 27 January 2019

Enquiries please contact Sarah Bates, Perioperative Services Manager, email: sarah.bates@mater.org.au

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 (recruitment@mater.org.au) 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 ||
SK92174A