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Registered Nurse


Reference: 3790550

We are Marie Stopes Australia

We are a social enterprise organisation providing quality sexual and reproductive healthcare services to Australian women and men across our network of accredited health clinics within Australia.

As a Registered Nurse, you will support the Nurse Unit Manager and Associate Nurse Unit Manager to provide safe and quality nursing in a peri-operative environment, with patient-focused care.

Your responsibilities will include, but are not limited to:

  • Delivering high quality and empathetic nursing care to patients in line with internal policies and procedures and best practice to ensure the best patient experience possible is achieved
  • To support the organisations Quality and Safety program by participating in all clinical quality initiatives and projects
  • To maintain clinical competencies by completing all mandatory training requirements
  • Assisting in emergency care throughout the clinic

Qualifications, skills and experiences required include the following:

  • Qualifications as a Registered Nurse (AHPRA registration)
  • 5 years experience as an RN in a surgical setting
  • Able to work across the clinic theatre, PACU.
  • Knowledge of National Accreditation Standards and ACORN standards.
  • Understand the importance of quality processes
  • Willingness to learn with a non-judgmental attitude
  • A pro-choice attitude and support for our vision Children by choice, not chance

Desirable qualifications and experience:

  • Ultrasound scanning skills
  • Phlebotomy competency
  • CSSD Certificate
  • Family Planning Certificate or Midwifery qualification

In addition to your competitive take-home pay, you will have access to salary packaging and the opportunity to join a positive and collaborative culture. Furthermore, you will have the satisfaction of making a positive difference while being a part of an organisation with a global footprint.

Marie Stopes Australia values a safe working environment. As part of our recruitment and selection process, potential candidates will be required to undertake a background check.

Applications Close: 20 Oct 2017