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Position Details
Reference Number 375183
Position Title Operating Room Registered Nurse - Instrument/Circulating
Employment Status Temporary Full Time (up to 25/03/2018)
Entity The Sydney Children's Hospitals Network
Geographical Location Westmead
Advertised Award/Classification Nurses and Midwives/Registered Nurse
Number of FTE 3.00
Purpose of Position


The Registered Nurse is responsible for the delivery of quality individualised care to


patients of The Sydney Children’s Hospital Network under the guidelines set by the


NSW Department of Health, the National Registration Board (AHPRA), The Sydney


Children’s Hospitals Randwick and The Children's Hospital at Westmead - Division of




The Registered Nurse will work collaboratively with relevant members of the


multidisciplinary team in the planning, implementation and evaluation of nursing care to


ensure optimal outcomes for patients and their families.


This position is Temporary Full Time up to 25/03/2018 and is classified as a Registered Nurse.


SCHN is an Equal Opportunity Employer and encourage all suitably qualified applicants to apply, including Indigenous Australians, and people from culturally diverse backgrounds. 


**You may be required to work in any facility within The Sydney Children's Hospitals Network. Should this occur, reasonable notice will be provided.**


As this is a “Category A” position, please refer to the Application Guide for vaccination requirements.


Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people are encouraged to apply. We recognise the value of Aboriginal staff providing health care to Aboriginal children and families that access the services we provide at the Sydney Children’s Hospitals Network. Aboriginal job applicants are encouraged to visit the NSW Health Aboriginal Recruitment tool, Stepping Up to assist in preparing your application.


This position requires a Working with Children Check (WWCC) issued by the Commission for Children and Young People.  For more information on how to apply for the clearance, please visit the Commission and Young People Website https://check.kids.nsw.gov.au/

Selection Criteria 1. Registered Nurse (A List) with current Licence to practice from NSW Nurses Registration Board.

2. Relevant recent experience as a Registered Nurse in an Instrument and Circulating Nurse Position.

3. Demonstrated excellent written and verbal communication and interpersonal skills.

4. Demonstrated ability to work effectively as a team member in a multidisciplinary team.

5. Demonstrated ability to effectively prioritise and organise own workload

6. Computer literacy
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 Hayley Edwards
Contact Number 98452383
Closing Date 04/03/2017
Supporting Documents
Position Description click here to view
Application Guide click here to view