Purpose of Position
Calvary Health Care Kogarah
Join one of Australia’s leading health, community and aged care providers
About the role
Assist with the delivery of high quality nursing care to patients, including attention to their physical, social, emotional and spiritual needs as well as communication with concern for their significant others.
This is an excellent opportunity to be a part of a leading mission based health care organisation. We offer paid parental leave, salary packaging, career progression, flexible working hours and training and skills development. Calvary is also proud to be recognised as a leader in gender equality. Further details are available here: https://www.calvarycare.org.au/careers/benefits/
Calvary is a national Catholic provider of health, community and aged care services operating in six states and territories. Our services include public and private hospital care, acute and sub-acute care, home care services and retirement and aged care services, in both rural and metropolitan areas. Calvary employs over 11,000 people and has over 1,500 volunteers.
Calvary continues the mission of the Sisters of the Little Company of Mary, a mission focused on caring for those who are sick, dying and in need. We express our values of hospitality, healing, stewardship and respect through “being for others” exemplified by the Spirit of Calvary and the example of Venerable Mary Potter.
How to join the team
To join our diverse, compassionate and dedicated team for a rewarding Calvary career, please submit an online application.
Candidates must hold Australian or NZ Citizenship or the capacity to permanently work in Australia. Employment of a temporary visa holder may only occur if no suitable permanent resident or citizen of Australia has been identified for this position following suitable labour market testing.
As part of the application process, you may be required to participate in a health evaluation, which could include face to face assessment and drug and alcohol testing, to ensure your suitability for the role.
Please note we are unable to accept emailed applications or resumes and phone calls from recruitment agencies.
*** Please do not apply directly via "NSW Health e-recruit" site.
Please refer to the ‘Calvary Careers’ website https://calvary.mercury.com.au/ type reference number (16874) and click on ‘Apply Now’
Applications forwarded to the contact email will not be responded to or considered.
**APPLICATIONS ARE TO ADDRESS THE ABOVE CRITERIA AND INCLUDE CONTACT DETAILS OF 2 PROFESSIONAL REFEREES.
**Calvary Health Care Kogarah recognises service for existing NSW Health employees in line with NSW Health policy provisions.**
Employment of a temporary visa holder may only occur if no suitable permanent resident or citizen of Australia has been identified for this position following suitable labour market testing.
Ability to work within the Mission and Values of Calvary Health Care Kogarah.
Current registration with the Australian Health Practitioner regulation Agency as an Enrolled Nurse (Division 2) with a Nursing and Midwifery Board of Australia approved qualification for administration of medication (including intravenous medication administration).
Demonstrated ability to work within the interdisciplinary team
Demonstrate effective written and verbal communication skills.
Ability to work as part of a multidisciplinary team
Basic computer skills and proven ability to use health information systems
Knowledge and understanding of risk management, safety and quality principles and the role of the Enrolled Nurse in applying these principles
Demonstrated evidence of integration of theoretical knowledge and clinical skills, critical thinking and analysis in their daily practice as an Enrolled Nurse