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  • Supportive team environment
  • Professional development
  • Minimum 5 years post graduate experience in a local ICU 
 
We are currently looking for a motivated, enthusiastic experienced ICU nurse to provide expert nursing care to complex patients.  Are you a Registered Nurse with excellent interpersonal and customer service skills, and a passion for delivering high quality patient care?
 
Norwest Private Hospital is looking to employ a Registered Nurse for their 19 bed ICU Unit. The ICU team provide care for major specialities including cardiothoracics, upper GIT, colorectal, orthopaedics, spinal, neurosurgery, acute medicine predominantly cardiology and respiratory.
 
Providing critical care services for patients admitted from the Emergency Department. The nursing team are supported by onsite medical clinicians 24/7 and provide METCALL services to the wider hospital. Wide professional development opportunities both in education and career development. The unit is supported by both Nurse Educator and Clinical Nurse Educator roles and Clinical Nurse Specialist roles. There is opportunity for suitable experienced critical care nurses with strong leadership qualities for team leader roles, and potentially After Hours Hospital Manager roles.
 
 
Suitable applicants with the right clinical background are encouraged to apply.
 
 
 
 
As a Registered Nurse your responsibilities will include:
  • Deliver evidence based nursing care
  • Liaise with the multi-disciplinary team
  • Ensure patient and staff safety
  • Deliver education and support to individuals/patients for the management of their health recovery, rehabilitation or end of life needs
 
 
 
Norwest Private Hospital is a 277 bed high acuity facility located in Sydney’s rapidly developing North West and is operated by Healthscope, a leading provider of private healthcare in Australia. Please visit our website www.norwestprivatehospital.com.au for further information about our hospital and its services.
 
 
 
Essential Criteria:
  • Current Registration with AHPRA - Registered Nurse
  • Post Graduate Certificate in critical care nursing- Intensive Care (or working towards)
  • 5+ year’ experience in an ICU, with ventilator skills
  • Working with Children check
  • Commitment to quality patient care and exceptional patient experience
  • Compliance with ACQSHC National standards
  • Sound clinical decision making and problem solving skills
  • Excellent communication and customer service skills
  • Works well independently or within a team
  • Intermediate computer skills

 

 

 

If you are successful in the role, you will receive a salary based on your years of relevant registered nursing experience against the current Healthscope and NSWNMA/ANMF – NSW Nurses and Midwives’ – Enterprise Agreement 2015 – 2019, a salary ranging from $32.04 - $44.99 per hour.
 
 
 
 
 
Applications close: Friday 5 April 2019
 
 
 
 
For further enquiries: Rebecca Tukuafu - Nurse Unit Manager, email Rebecca.tukuafu@healthscope.com.au
 
 
 
 
To Apply: Please click on the 'Apply' button below 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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