Position Details
Reference Number 11519
Position Title Enrolled Nurse
Employment Type Full Time
Facility St Vincents Private Hospital
Award Classification Enterprise Agreement - St Vincents Private Nursing & Midwives Enterprise Agreement - Enrolled Nurse Endorsed to Administer Medication - Year 4
Closing Date 31/08/2017
Position Summary

St Vincent's Private Hospital Sydney (SVPHS) is a 270 bed acute care facility, with 13 operating theatres, and 2 interventional labs. Located in close proximity to the City of Sydney and the beaches and parks.  Utilising modern technology including the Da Vinci Robot SVPHS provides excellence in clinical care in a range of Surgical Specialties. SVPHS is a Magnet facility which demonstrates it’s high level of leadership, staff empowerment and professional practice, creating an exciting and innovative place to work.


An exciting opportunity has arisen for motivated and innovative Scrub Scout Registered Nurses to join our surgical Services team. Surgical Services are a busy unit comprising of L5 Operating Rooms and L3 Operating Rooms. We are currently looking for experience Scrub staff with Orthopeadic and Cardiac Experience, othe rspecialty areas may be considered. The positions are contracted for upto 32hrs per week, however can work upto 38hrs when mutiually agreed.


We are committed to equal employment opportunity, ethical practices, the principles of cultural diversity and promote a smoke free work environment. SVPHS is committed to reconciliation and encourages Aboriginal & Torres Strait Islander people to apply for all advertised positions.


SVPHS is able to offer its staff Salary Packaging through Smart-Salary, which can substantially increase your take home pay.


As a Registered Nurse your role is paramount in promoting and ensuring safe contemporary practices.  In order to achieve this it is expected that you will have:


Essential Criteria

  • Authority to practice nursing with AHPRA as Enrolled Nurse
  • Excellent written & oral communication skills.
  • Minimum three years post graduate experience.
  • Experience in the perioperative setting
  • Strong commitment to a continuous improvement philosophy
  • Demonstrated skills in conflict resolution and negotiation
  • Competence in clinical IT systems for patient and health information and risk management
  • Commitment to continued professional development



We offer all employees the ability to maximise their income by reducing tax payable through salary packaging. We also offer our employees ongoing development and learning such as Leadership and Management training.


Application Instructions:


Applicants are requested to apply online and to address the selection criteria. 


Criminal record and/or child protection checks will be conducted and will form part of the selection criteria for this role. Employment with the St Vincent’s Private Hospital Sydney is subject to you having current immunity status that complies with the Assessment, Screening & Vaccination against Specified Infectious Diseases - Policy Directive. Appointment and ongoing employment will be subject to continued compliance with the policy directive. 


We are committed to equal employment opportunity, ethical practices and the principles of cultural diversity. As part of SVHA’s commitment to the federal government’s employment parity initiative, we strongly encourage Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people to apply.

Contact Person Sarah Coleman
Contact Number 8382 6447
Position Description
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Supporting Documents
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