Clinical Nurse Specialist – Orthopaedic | Sydney

Clinical Nurse Specialist – Orthopaedic | Sydney

Posted: 2024-06-07

Reference: 1531089

A new opportunity has arisen for a dynamic and motivated Clinical Nurse Specialist to join the team in a Permanent Full-Time opportunity at a private hospital in Southern Sydney.

This opportunity will see you facilitate the smooth operation of the department with a can-do attitude and strong customer service focus, additional responsibilities include:
  • Building strong relationships with staff, offering expert guidance and mentoring with an emphasis on safety, opportunity, education, and standards;
  • Coordination of care and services interdepartmentally between, DSU, Theatre, CSSD and Recovery;
  • Facilitating all elective and emergency procedures after hours within the Orthopaedic Department.


This opportunity will require exceptional communication and interpersonal skills with the ability to influence at all levels. Your positive attitude, ability to prioritise, delegate and adapt, along with your excellent time management skills are all of critical importance for this role.

As the successful applicant, you will possess the following attributes
  • Current registration with AHPRA;
  • Extensive clinical skills and experience within the orthopaedic speciality;
  • Proven experience as a senior member of the perioperative team (ANUM / CNS);
  • Demonstrated management, mentoring, and decision-making skills;
  • Effective communication and interpersonal skills;
  • Effective time management skills;
  • Proven ability to work effectively in a team environment and independently as required;
  • Ability to plan, develop, implement, and evaluate a continuous improvement program;
  • Proven innovative practices and ability to apply research findings to clinical practice.


  • Post-graduate studies in the relevant speciality area;
  • Previous experience in policy development;
  • Sound Computer skills in Microsoft Office programs including Excel.


The hospital offers amazing employee benefits including:
  • Recognition, Rewards, Professional Development, and Employee referral programs;
  • Free access to LinkedIn Learning, and education scholarships;
  • Hospital, Allied Health & Pharmacy discounts - you’ll pay less for hospital coverage and receive higher extra limits for things like General and Major Dental;
  • Flexible work opportunities with the ability to have a say in your roster, Flexible Leave Program, and a free Employee Assistance Program offering access to confidential counselling, coaching, and support;
  • Discounts for leisure travel with selected Hotels, salary sacrifice opportunities e.g., airport lounge membership, self-education expenses, novated leasing, and more.


The hospital is a modern medical/surgical facility servicing the Sutherland Shire and surrounding areas. The hospital offers a comprehensive range of services, including Rehabilitation, a level 2 Intensive Care Unit, and Orthopaedics, Obstetrics and Gynaecology.

The state-of-the-art Day Surgery is a self-sufficient unit providing care to patients from admission through to discharge. The unit provides a full range of endoscopic services, including; upper GI, endoscopy, colonoscopy, endoscopic laser palliation of cancer, percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy tube insertion, insertion of oesophageal prostheses for palliation of oesophageal cancer and liver biopsy.

If this aligns with what you're looking for, click "APPLY" to send in your application – attaching your most up-to-date CV. It is that easy! Alternatively, you can send your CV directly to info@ihrgroup.com.au.

And if this particular role isn't quite right, be sure to explore the array of other openings on our website at www.ihrgroup.com.au.
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