Clinical Nurse- Respiratory

190001S0 Requisition #

  • Permanent Full-Time role
  • Centrally located Perth Hospital
  • Diverse & Dynamic role

Are you a Clinical Professional seeking a rewarding career? Mount Hospital is looking for suitably qualified Clinical Nurse- Respiratory to join our dynamic team of nurses in Cardiac Care Unit 


Surrounded by the beautiful parklands and within walking distance to Perth city , the Mount Hospital has established a reputation as the leading private inner city hospital. The hospital has 224 beds and specialises in acute surgical, medical, rehabilitation, coronary, respiratory and intensive care services 224 bed. The Mount offers the opportunity to be part of something special working within a collaborative team where opportunities are offered and excellence is rewarded. 

Our CCU is a busy, fast-paced unit requiring commitment, team work and excellent time management skills to function effectively.  We have a high turnover of interventional cardiology patients as well as medical cardiology and high acuity respiratory and heart failure patients, some requiring non-invasive ventilation and intensive management.  We offer the public a fast access admission service in which patients present with acute cardiac or respiratory illnesses for assessment by our 24/7 Registrar coverage.  CCU has an exciting and busy atmosphere that is in the midst of a growth phase. Come and join our passionate, friendly group of highly skilled nurses if this environment sounds like it would suit you.


As the Clinical Nurse your responsibilities will include:
  • Deliver quality-nursing care by Assessing, Planning, Implementing and evaluating individual patient care
  • Provide a standard of care according to the individuals level of experience and education maintaining high quality nursing care within a safe environment
  • Develop and utilise strategies that encourage an atmosphere conducive to effective communication
  • Work in partnership with patients and families in decision-making regarding provision of care promoting beneficial relationships
  • Be a role model and resource for all things respiratory
  • Provide in-service education that relates to respiratory patients
  • Work with the SDN to ensure the team in CCU has an adequate knowledge of the latest in respiratory research
  • Attend weekly MDT meetings

Selection Criteria:
  • Current Registration with AHPRA
  • Minimum of 5 years nursing experience with the majority of this being with respiratory type patients
  • Demonstrated ability to deliver high quality patient care
  • Highly developed interpersonal and communication skills
  • Commitment to ongoing personal and professional development
  • Post graduate qualifications in respiratory or similar will be highly regarded

Applications close: Thursday 27 February 2020

For further enquiries: Matthew Flutey - CCU NUM - (08) 9327 1307


To Apply: Please click on the 'Apply' button to be taken to our online application form. Please include a cover letter and your CV along with the contact details of 2 professional referees.


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