Job Listing Details
Reference Number 16392
Position Title Registered Nurse
Employment Status Permanent Full Time
Entity South Eastern Sydney Local Health District
Geographical Location War Memorial
Award Classification Public Health System Nurses' & Midwives' (State) Award - Registered Nurse
Number of FTE 1.00
Purpose of Position

War Memorial Hospital (WMH) is a 3rd Schedule Aged Care Rehabilitation hospital, situated in Waverley, owned and operated by Uniting and part of the South Eastern Sydney Local Health District (SESLHD). Services are comprised of 24 hour inpatient care, Monday to Friday outpatient departments, several specialist community teams inclusive of Transitional Aged Care, Aged Care Assessment Team, Geriatric Flying Squad, Young Onset Dementia, 7 day a week day centre, 24 hour accommodation service for regional guests and the full range of hospital support services. It is set within beautiful tranquil grounds and is a well-supported team environment.


The Registered Nurse (RN) works within the inpatient aged care rehabilitation ward at War Memorial Hospital (WMH).


The successful candidate is responsible for the provision of high quality specialist nursing care for aged care rehabilitation patients in a safe and competent manner within the practice guidelines determined by the Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency (AHPRA).  


The role of the RN includes assessment, planning, implementation and evaluation of nursing care in collaboration with the multidisciplinary health care team to achieve patient centric goals and health outcomes.


The RN is central to the implementation of WMH model of care. The RN reports to the Nurse Unit Manager and is readily supported by the NUM, Clinical Nurse Consultant, Clinical Care Co-ordinator and Clinical Nurse Educator alongside a committed nursing team.


Please address the Selection Criteria individually in your application.


Applications Close: 11.30pm, Sunday 30 July 2017


Applications To:

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WMH operates under Uniting’s values and Code of Conduct which employees are committed to uphold. It is important that the people who work at Uniting have a sense of commitment to our purpose. We are an equal opportunity employer and we select staff based on merit and experience. Uniting supports an inclusive approach in the workplace.

Selection Criteria Effective verbal and written communication skills

Good interpersonal and time management skills

Ability to work within a multidisciplinary team

Commitment to personal and professional development

Ability to deliver high quality patient care to the older patient

Minimum of 1 year post graduate experience

Demonstrated understanding of Aged Care Rehabilitation

Current Registration with the Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency (AHPRA) as a Registered Nurse
Contact Person Ruth Smoother - Nursing Unit Manager
Contact Number 9369 0249
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Closing Date 30/07/2017
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