Registered Nurse / Midwife

  • Permanent position
  • Provide patient centred care
  • Competitive rate of pay + benefits

About St Vincent's Private Hospital Toowoomba

Part of St Vincent's Health Australia, the largest Catholic Healthcare provider in Australia, St Vincent's Private Hospital Toowoomba is the largest acute private hospital on the Darling Downs. Under the stewardship of Mary Aikenhead Ministries, we offer quality services to our patients and visitors in a caring, friendly atmosphere.

The Dorothea Devine Maternity Unit provides support and care to women and families from 32 weeks gestation. We offer holistic care with a woman centred approach. The unit is serviced by dedicated Midwives, Lactation Consultants and Obstetricians in collaboration with private Paediatricians, a level 4 Special Care Nursery and 24 hour Intensive Care coverage.

About the role

You will provide quality patient care through clinical nursing practice, promoting collaborative relationships amongst the health care team and maintaining a customer-focused approach to nursing across the continuum of care.

Duties

  • Provide clinical practice and care consistent with the mission and philosophy of the facility
  • Ability to achieve assigned KPIs
  • Plan and coordinate patient care effectively, maintain patient advocacy and utilise patient management systems
  • Participate in and support education activities and to contribute to the development of self and other team members

Qualifications, skills & experience

  • Current dual AHPRA registration as a Registered Nurse/Registered Midwife with two years neonatal experience
  • Neonatal certificate desirable
  • Willingness to be a positive team member with an attitude to support others and problem solve efficiently
  • Effective written and verbal communication skills
  • Understanding of the professional, ethical and legal requirements
  • Current clinical knowledge and critical thinking ability

Culture

You will join a high performing team and a workplace with relationships built on mutual trust and respect. We value our staff and offer professional advancement in a respectful, collaborative and learning environment.

Benefits

  • Competitive rate of pay
  • Access to corporate health fund discounts
  • Industry leading salary packaging (increase your take home pay)
  • Uniforms and training provided
  • Discounted onsite parking
  • Ongoing education support

How to apply

Please visit our website and apply for the Registered Nurse/Registered Midwife position currently advertised. Please include a cover letter and resume. The successful applicant will be required to undertake a National Police Check prior to being appointed to their role.

We are committed to equal employment opportunity, ethical practices, the principles of cultural diversity and promote a smoke free work environment.

As part of SVHA’s commitment to the federal government employment parity initiative, we strongly encourage Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people to apply…