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Clinical Nurse (Clinical Facilitator - Post Anaesthetic Care Unit) Full-time Job

2 months ago   Nursing   Gold Coast   8 views
Job Details

The Role

An opportunity has become available for a Clinical Nurse (Clinical Facilitator Post Anaesthetic Care Unit) to join Gold Coast Health (GCH) where the focus of our 10 000-strong team is on providing world-class health care to people living in the Gold Coast, and northern New South Wales region of Australia.

You will

  • Assist with the performance planning and review programs of clinical staff in unit, monitoring clinical capability and acting as preceptor and mentor
  • Work collaboratively with the Nurse Unit Manager, Nurse Educators and Clinical Nurses in managing all aspects of education and training of clinical staff in the unit
  • Maintain an awareness of the unit's educational requirements and ensure available resources are utilised effectively
  • Be accountable and responsible for own clinical decision making and actions, managing identified unsafe practice and/or unprofessional conduct
  • Contribute to professional development of staff by acting as a resource for clinical care needs and facilitating further training and development opportunities

About you

To be successful in this position you will require:

  • Bachelor of Nursing or equivalent
  • AHPRA Registration
  • A graduate certificate or greater within a relevant specialty area is highly desirable
  • Evidence of vaccination, or be able to be vaccinated against and remain vaccinated against - Measles, Mumps, Rubella, Varicella (Chicken Pox), Pertussis (Whooping Cough), Hepatitis B and COVID 19
  • Tuberculosis screening, to identify if the tuberculosis vaccination may be required
  • Declaration of serious discipline history must be disclosed


  • Flexible work options
  • Career Development
  • Salary Packaging
  • Modern Facilities
  • Diverse Work Culture
  • Research Opportunities
  • Up to 12.75% super
  • 17.5% leave loading


  • Permanent part time (64 hrs p.f.)
  • Base salary ranging from $48.87 - $52.33 per hour

About Us

The Gold Coast University Hospital (GCUH) Perioperative Service is located on the second floor of D block. GCUH services patients requiring elective and emergency surgical procedures for the Gold Coast district which extends from south of the Logan River to the Queensland-NSW border at Tweed heads and west to Beechmont and Tamborine Mountain. Certain trauma, neurosurgical, cardiothoracic and vascular cases are also transferred to GCUH operating theatres from northern NSW. This service is based in Southport.

The following surgical specialties are supported at GCUH:

Cardiothoracic, Trauma Services, Neurosurgery, Orthopaedics, Urology, General Surgery, Colo-Rectal, Vascular, Paediatric, Ear Nose Throat, Facio-maxillary, Gynaecology, Obstetric, Ophthalmology, Plastics, Interventional Radiology, and Emergency Endoscopy (after hours).

About Gold Coast Health

  • Nationally and internationally recognised location for innovative medical research and health care
  • Annual operating budget exceeding $1.5 billion
  • More than 1100 beds across three hospitals - Gold Coast University Hospital, Robina Hospital, Varsity Lakes Hospital and Robina and Southport Health Precincts
  • Secondary and tertiary health services across more than 20 facilities
  • Opportunity to combine professional advancement, job satisfaction and relaxation into one fulfilling lifestyle
  • A workplace culture that encourages people to bring their whole selves to work so that they can perform at their best
  • Committed to reflecting the diversity of the Gold Coast community and ensuring each staff member is included and feels like they belong

How to Apply

Click APPLY to submit your application by Tuesday, 4 October 2022

Job Ad reference: GC445188

Please note: no third-party applications will be accepted.

Company Description
Queensland Health is a dynamic organisation committed to providing a range of services aimed at achieving good health and wellbeing for all Queenslanders. Through a network of 16 Hospital and Health Services and the Mater Hospitals, Queensland Health delivers a range of integrated services including hospital inpatient, outpatient and emergency services, community and mental health services, aged care services and public health and health promotion programs.