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Position Details
Reference Number 91672
Position Title Registered Nurse - Surgical
Employment Status Permanent Full Time
Entity Central Coast Local Health District
Geographical Location Kanwal
Advertised Award/Classification Registered Nurse
Salary $1,039.40 - $1,459.60
Number of FTE 1.00
Purpose of Position
  • To provide nursing care commensurate with own skills and commensurate with own skills and competence within a multidisciplinary, supportive team environment. 
  • To work within the team environment supporting other and less experienced staff where applicable and as required by legislation. 
  • To work within the Code of Professional Conduct for Nurses in and the ANCI Code of Ethics Australia.
  • To provide individual patient care within a therapeutic environment.
  • To participate in professional and self-development activities
  • To contribute to the profession of nursing. 

This position will work within a dedicated multi-disciplinary team environment aiming to improve the surgical patient journey through timely and appropriate assessment and planning and health care delivery.  There is a large focus of General and Orthopaedic nursing as well as providing care for General Medical patients that may be accommodated within the ward area when required. 

Selection Criteria • Registered Nurse, with current AHPRA Registration

• Recent acute Surgical and Orthopaedic clinical nursing experience

• Proven experience using advanced clinical skills in patient assessment and care planning.

• Demonstrated ability to communicate effectively with patients, carers, other care providers, hospital clinicians, immediate team members and other stakeholders.

• Demonstrated ability to work well within a multidisciplinary team, with an emphasis on service delivery, quality of care and team cohesion.

• Evidence of personal time management capabilities

• Demonstrated knowledge of Quality activities
This position requires a Working With Children Check (WWCC) issued by the Office of the Children's Guardian. For more information on how to apply for the clearance, please visit the Office of the Children's Guardian website www.kidsguardian.nsw.gov.au/Working-with-children/working-with-children-check
Contact Person Graeme HOPPER
Contact Number 43947666
Closing Date 15/08/2012
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