Orthopaedic Registered Nurse – Night Duty | Cairns

Orthopaedic Registered Nurse – Night Duty | Cairns

Posted: 2020-05-20

Reference: 679428

An exciting opportunity exists for an enthusiastic Registered Nurse to join the Orthopaedic Unit at a private hospital in Cairns. This is a Permanent Full-Time position working 76 hours per fortnight on a rotating roster (night duty).
As a Registered Nurse, you will perform duties with the support and guidance of the Nurse Unit Manager, Clinical Nurse and Shift Leaders to ensure a high level of quality patient care is delivered within the ward.  Your key focus will be the evaluation, planning and delivering of care to patients within our Orthopaedic Ward. You will report to the Nurse Unit Manager and work across a rotating roster for night duty with on-call components.
The successful applicant would have previous extensive experience in a peri-operative environment  and meet the following criteria:
  • Current registration with AHPRA;
  • Minimum 3 years’ post-graduate experience in an acute care setting, ideally with specialty Orthopaedic experience;
  • Proven ability to assess, plan, coordinate and evaluate care delivery needs of patients;
  • Any relevant post-graduate qualifications will be highly regarded, though not essential;
  • Able to work night duty shifts 9:45pm – 7:15am Tuesday – Friday.


The hospital offers a wide range of attractive employee benefits including:
  • Staff recognition and rewards programs;
  • Employee Benefits Club;
  • Access to discounts including discounted private health insurance;
  • Subsidised gym membership;
  • Subsidised staff meals;
  • Access to the Employee Assistance Program.


Hospital, located in far north Queensland, is a modern, well-equipped facility which offers a comprehensive range of medical and allied services. Hospital is committed to the provision of first-class medical care for the people of the region and the thousands of tourists who visit the area. An extensive range of surgical services is offered including orthopaedic, vascular, urological, gynaecological and general services.
If this sounds like the opportunity for you, click APPLY to submit your application. Answer all of the questions and attach your most recent CV... it is that simple! Alternatively, send your CV to info@ihrgroup.com.au.

Otherwise please check out our website www.ihrgroup.com.au for other available positions. 
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