Clinical Nurse Specialist
Alexandria Specialist Day Hospital
Be part of the clinical team caring for patients in a state-of-the-art day hospital
Work-life balance – no on call and no weekend work
Excellent remuneration and flexible rostering
Who are we?
Alexandria Specialist Day Hospital (ASDH) is a leading provider of operating theatre services, delivering the highest possible standard of surgical expertise. Featuring a dynamic four-theatre day hospital with a large number of leading surgeons in the specialties of gynaecology, plastic/cosmetic, endoscopy, colorectal, paediatric dental and fertility procedures. Our network of day hospitals in NSW, includes Alexandria, North Shore Specialist and City West Specialist
About the Role
We are currently seeking an experienced Perioperative Nurse, with a specialist (scrub/scout) background and preferably with educator experience, to join our friendly team as Clinical Nurse Specialist. In addition to the clinical and educational components of the role, you will be assisting the Clinical Nurse Unit Manager with rostering, floor co-ordination and stock ordering.
You will need to have advanced patient care skills with a strong focus on delivering outstanding customer service to our patients and doctors. The successful applicant will be working across our specialties. We are looking for someone with good communication skills and a proven ability to work effectively as part of a multi-disciplinary team. The role is permanent part-time 60 hours per fortnight, Monday to Friday. There is no weekend or on call work. The successful applicant will be paid according to his/her experience and will be given Professional development opportunities and flexible rostering.
Current APHRA registration as a registered nurse
Minimum 5 years as Perioperative Nurse (scrub/scout/endoscopy)
Experience as an Educator (Cert .4 in workplace training would be desirable)
Experience as Specialist Perioperative nurse (scrub/scout/endoscopy)
Proven ability to work effectively as a member of a multidisciplinary team
Highly developed interpersonal, communication and negotiation skills
Closing date for applications is 1st August 2021
Alexandria SDH/City West SDH