Careers at The Friendlies
Registered Nurse (Casual)

Location:
My Company  
Employment Type:
CA - Casual  
Department:
Clinical Services

The Friendly Society Private Hospital is a 142 bed Acute Care, Surgical and medical facility that provides the highest quality healthcare, modern facilities and the latest technology. Established as a not-for-profit medical facility in 1946 we have grown to become the leading hospital of choice for the people of Bundaberg and the Wide Bay Burnett regions; having proudly cared for our community for more than 65 years.

The Person

We are seeking compassionate, exceptional and motivated Registered Nurses to join our team of warm hearts and bright minds and who demonstrate our values of Trust, Diligence, Compassion, Wisdom – and yes – Friendliness.

Key Selection Criteria for the position includes:

  • Relevant nursing qualification(s).
  • Current AHPRA Registration.
  • Demonstrated clinical experience, knowledge and skills as a Registered Nurse (at least 2 years post graduate experience).
  • Provision of high level patient focused care delivered with empathy and compassion.
  • Demonstrated ability to critically think in a fast - paced environment.
  • Proven ability working collaboratively with in a multidisciplinary team.
  • Proven high-level communication, time management, problem solving and patient care skills.

To apply for this challenging and rewarding career opportunity, please complete an Application for Employment on our website https://thefriendlies.org.au/careers/ and attach a resume and a cover letter outlining your skills and experience relative to the Key Selection Criteria.

The Benefits

As an Employer of Choice, our team enjoy:

  • Career development opportunities
  • Attractive salary packaging options
  • Innovative and progressive technology and systems
  • Family friendly work environment
  • Supportive, experienced leadership team and a friendly workplace culture
  • A variety of additional discounts and benefits within our hospital and pharmacies
  • Commitment to ongoing training education and professional development
  • Close proximity to professional child care services.

Vaccine Preventable Diseases (VPD) Requirements

It is a condition of employment for this role that you are vaccinated, and remain vaccinated during your employment, against the following vaccine preventable diseases; Measles, Mumps, Rubella, Varicella (Chicken Pox), Pertussis (Whooping cough), and Hepatitis.

Prior to being made an offer of employment, you will be required to provide evidence of immunity to Vaccine Preventable Diseases (VPDs). Staff employed prior to 1 July 2017 are not subject to this condition of employment unless they apply for a role with VPD requirements.