Registered Nurse Oncology Rockhampton

  • Job Reference: 00024498-1
  • Date Posted: 5 July 2024
  • Recruiter: Mater Group
  • Website: https://jobsincentralqueensland.au
  • Location: Rockhampton
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Government & Defence, Healthcare & Medical
  • Job Type: Full Time

Job Description

About the role

Mater Private Hospital Rockhampton is looking for a Registered Nurse to join their Oncology unit in a casual capacity. 

Mater Private Hospital Rockhampton has been supporting the health of people living in and around Rockhampton for more than a century. Our heritage-listed Kenmore building was purchased by the Sisters of Mercy in 1915 and opened as the first Mater Hospital in Central Queensland. Today, our 136-bed facility features five operating theatres, a private emergency service and a wide range of specialised clinical services.

Salary range: $41.47 - $53.30 per hour (Registered Nurse Level 1) plus superannuation, casual allowance and access to not-for-profit salary packaging up to $15,900

What you’ll be doing

As a RN, you will have a strong patient-service focus, demonstrated commitment to continued service improvement, willingness to facilitate and encourage cohesive, positive professional relationships and be required to demonstrate problem-solving skills to improve patient care outcomes relevant to the ward. 

About you

To be considered for this position, you will have:

  • Current AHPRA registration (no restrictions)
  • Have advanced clinical competency and experience within an Oncology area
  • Have demonstrated high levels of communication (both written and verbal) and clinical problem-solving skills
  • Have the ability to function within a multidisciplinary team environment
  • Previous experience with administering chemotherapy and experience with CVADS is desirable however not required. If no experience, willingness to acquire the skill

You will have strong leadership ability and experience, excellent communication and time management skills and the ability to promote the philosophy and values of Mater to all staff. 

Why join us?

Mater is Queensland’s largest and most innovative not-for-profit healthcare service, providing care for almost 700,000 patients a year across a network of 11 hospitals.

We are a leader in healthcare, education and research — and that’s because we employ exceptional people. #MAKEYOURMATERMOVE

  • Via salary packaging arrangements, allocate some living expenses directly from your pre-taxable income and ultimately increase your take-home pay
  • Access to package meal and entertainment expenses via salary packaging
  • Access to leading education and professional development via Mater Education
  • Access to our Employee Assistance Program and on-site pastoral care teams
  • Discounts to local and national business/venues for Dining/Retail/Travel & Accommodation/Other
  • Unlimited access to a multitude of discounted fitness facilities through Fitness Passport

Mater is committed to the wellbeing of their staff, and it is underpinned by our flexible working policies.