Registered Nurse – Cardiac Scrub Scout | Wollongong

Registered Nurse – Cardiac Scrub Scout | Wollongong

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Salary: $34 - $48 PerHour

Posted: 2024-05-23

Reference: 1527776

A fantastic opportunity is available for a driven and passionate Cardiac Scrub Scout Registered Nurse to become a part of the Perioperative Services team at a private hospital located in Wollongong. This is a full-time permanent position.

As a Registered Nurse, your responsibilities will include:
  • Delivering evidence-based nursing care;
  • Liaising with the multi-disciplinary team;
  • Ensuring patient and staff safety;
  • Supervising, directing, and guiding nursing team members, Enrolled Nurses (ENs), and Assistants in Nursing (AINs) to deliver patient care;
  • Delivering education and support to patients for the management of their health recovery, rehabilitation, or end-of-life needs;
  • Current registration with the AHPRA;
  • At least 2 years of experience or more as a Registered Nurse in a perioperative setting with cardiac scrub scout;
  • Relevant post-graduate qualifications will be highly regarded though not essential;
  • A strong work ethic, positive attitude, and willingness to role model;
  • Excellent interpersonal, communication, and clinical problem-solving skills to maximise patient care within the multi-disciplinary team;
  • Demonstrated ability to operate both in a  team environment and autonomously using initiative, sound reasoning, and strong listening, negotiation, and decision-making skills;
  • Knowledge of and commitment to the continuous improvement of health care and nursing practice;
  • Strong attention to detail and organisational skills;


  • Flexible work practices to best match your work/life balance;
  • Employee assistance program;
  • Great work culture and a friendly and supportive team;
  • Flexible Leave Program: purchase additional annual leave;
  • Free access to 18,000 upskilling courses via a LinkedIn learning subscription;
  • Professional development programs;
  • Post-graduate and Formal Education Scholarships;
  • Study leave;
  • Fitness passport – achieve your wellness goals with a discounted gym membership;
  • Discounts off the hospital and extra private health insurance;
  • Car servicing discounts on Mazda vehicles and corporate rates on Hertz car rentals;
  • Salary sacrifice opportunities, e.g., airport lounge membership, self-education expenses, and more;
  • Tech discounts on Microsoft and Apple purchases;
  • Paid parental leave;
  • Recognition and rewards programs;
  • Community service leave;
  • Sponsorship, relocation package, and short-term accommodation are available;


A salary ranges between $34.43 and $48.33 per hour, based on your years of relevant nursing experience.

The hospital, located in Wollongong, is a 171-bed private acute facility that provides all primary services, including an intensive care unit, ten operating theatres, cardiac, and vascular Labs and an Endoscopy suite. Surgical specialties include Cardiothoracic, Orthopaedics, Neurosurgery, interventional cardiology, Ophthalmology, ENT, Bariatric, Head and Neck, Gynaecological, Urology, Colorectal, upper GI, General, Vascular, and Plastics.

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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