Positions Vacant

Posted 16 April 2024

Director of Nursing

North TAS Day Hospital
Launceston & North East TAS 

Full time

Are you a passionate and experienced nursing professional looking for a slower pace and better work life balance? 

We are looking for a dedicated Director of Nursing to lead our team.

About Us

North Tas Day Hospital is a niche, fully accredited, multi-specialist private day hospital in the heart of Launceston close to all amenities, cafes and restaurants. 

Our hospital has 2 operating theatres with plastics, urology, dental and ophthalmology procedures being undertaken.  With day admissions only, and no overnight stays, we pride ourselves on providing exceptional patient care in a welcoming and positive environment.

We prioritise our patient’s safety, and our staff’s wellbeing.  With us, there are no night shifts required, allowing you to enjoy a healthy work life balance.

We offer a relaxed and supportive work culture where every team member, from our nurses to our office and support staff are valued and respected.

We are looking for a motivated Director of Nursing who thrives by getting hands-on, leading the way through example, and inspiring the team to perform at their best.

About The Position

With us, the role of Director of Nursing is varied and autonomous.

Here are some of the responsibilities:

  • You’ll lead and inspire a team of 18 talented, experienced Registered nurses.
  • You’ll continue to build a culture of excellence and collaboration within your team.
  • You’ll evaluate the performance, quality and effectiveness of nurses practices.
  • You’ll make sure the hospital has adequate staffing.
  • You’ll make sure our hospital continues to provide high standards of care and safety for our patients. 
  • You’ll identify staff development and training needs and make sure that training is obtained.
  • You’ll liaise with specialist surgeons and anaesthetists to coordinate patient care plans and treatments.
  • You’ll develop, implement and evaluate quality activities to maintain accreditation status.
  • You’ll ensure compliance with all appropriate regulatory requirements.

What You Bring To Us

  • Registered Nurse with current AHPRA registration.
  • Minimum 5 years post graduate theatre nursing experience.
  • Senior health management experience.
  • Excellent communication and time management skills.
  • Proven ability to motivate and lead a team efficiently.
  • An unwavering commitment to building a positive work environment.
  • Working with vulnerable people certification and current police check.
  • Working knowledge of and adherence to the NSQHS National Standards.
  • Knowledge of Industrial Relations Acts, regulations and other relevant statutory obligations (inc. Work Health & Safety).
  • Knowledge of contemporary risk management strategies which are effective in promoting and ensuring safe patient care.

What Is In It For You

  • Above award salary commensurate with knowledge and experience.
  • No weekend or night shifts, and limited overtime required so you can enjoy a healthy work-life balance.
  • A relaxed, yet professional and family-oriented work environment.
  • Lunch is on us!
  • Free on site parking!
  • If you’re considering relocating from the mainland, we’ll cover your relocation costs.
  • An rewarding, autonomous, and varied role.

Join a dedicated team who loves to come to work and who are passionate about making a difference in the lives of our patients and become an essential part of a great culture – you definitely will not feel like “just another number”!

If you have any questions about the position, please contact Sandra Coghlan – sandra@hrconsultingtas.com.au

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Posted 5 April 2024

Registered Nurse – Day Ward Scrub / Scout

Full-time/ Part-time/ Casual – Canberra Microsurgery

Canberra Microsurgery (CMS) is a day hospital dedicated to providing efficient and compassionate patient-centred care in a safe, high-quality environment. We aim to maintain excellence in surgical treatment, to ensure the safety and quality of its facilities, to provide informed and compassionate patient care at all times, and to nurture a supportive and educational environment for its staff.

The role reports to the Clinical Manager/Director of Nursing.

Mandatory Criteria: 

  • Registered Nurse (Division 1) with current Nursing & Midwifery Board of Australia registration with AHPRA
  • Previous experience in Perioperative nursing with exceptional clinical skills

Essential skills:

  • Previous nursing experience in Ophthalmology preferably in scrub/scout
  • Deliver safe and effective nursing care to patients in the day surgery environment whilst administering general RN duties
  • Attentive to detail and adaptable to work independently as well as collaboratively
  • Ability to establish interpersonal relationships and collaborate with the wider healthcare team to support patient care needs
  • Demonstrated excellence in verbal and written communication with basic computer literacy
  • Flexibility to accommodate unanticipated changes in rostering based on facility requirements
  • Active involvement in Quality Improvement activities

Canberra Microsurgery is a part of PresMed Australia (PMA) group of Hospitals, a leading healthcare company that specializes in the establishment and management of private day hospitals. PMA is known for high standards and exceptional levels of healthcare services. Please visit www.presmed.com.au for more information.

If you would like to express an interest, please share a copy of your resume to hr@presmed.com.au or contact Human Resources on 02 9413 4822 for more information.

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Posted 5 April 2024

Posted 5 April 2024

SPD Technician – Chatswood Private Hospital

Full-time

Chatswood Private Hospital (CPH) is a state-of-the-art facility which sets the new benchmark as a centre of excellence for specialist surgical procedures of Ophthalmic, ENT, Dental, Oral and Maxillofacial. Our custom-built facility hosts precision instrumentation, cutting edge technology and is complimented by a highly experienced expert team of well-trained clinical and administrative staff who share the vision of a surgical centre of excellence. 

The role reports to Sterile Processing Department Coordinator.

Mandatory Criteria: 

  • TAFE Certificate in Health Service Assistance (Sterilisation Services) 
  • Prior experience in sterile processing of at least 1 year 
  • Availability for variable 8-hour shifts from 7am to 8pm, Monday to Friday.

Essential Skills:

  • Demonstrated excellence in verbal and written communication with general computer literacy for documentation and data entry
  • Active participation with surgical set ups and daily operations of SPD
  • Effectively utilize the knowledge of infection control and sterilization standards as per AS/NZ 5369:2023 to comply with the sterilisation process
  • Assistance with stock control and order supplies as required
  • Assist with maintenance and documentation of loan equipment
  • Leverage interpersonal skills to establish and maintain effective communication with the greater health care team 
  • Actively contribute to reporting of risks and quality improvement activities 

Chatswood Private Hospital is a part of PresMed Australia (PMA) group of Hospitals, a leading healthcare company that specializes in the establishment and management of private day hospitals. PMA is known for high standards and exceptional levels of healthcare services. Please visit www.presmed.com.au for more information.  

If you would like to express an interest, please share a copy of your resume. If you require more information, please contact HR on hr@presmed.com.au or 02 9413 4822.

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Posted 16 January 2024

Product Specialist

Full-time

The Company:

CK Surgitech is a 100% Australian-owned Company and has provided a wide range of Endoscopy products to Specialist Clinics and Hospitals for the past 15 years.

We pride ourselves on meeting market needs and continually challenging the status quo. 

Due to our continued growth, we are now looking for a product specialist to operate a territory within QLD

The Role:

This is a full-time position.

This role will require an individual to acquire new business and cultivate existing business relationships.

Having experience with these products will elevate your ability to converse with doctors and nurses about the features and benefits of each instrument.

You must be comfortable selling into both the private and public hospital sectors and familiar with this industry’s chains of command, contracts, tenders, and processes.

This is a proactive role, and you must be competent at consulting and creating new relationships built on trust.

The role will be based in Brisbane; however, travel throughout country QLD and to national events will be required.

The Candidate:

This is a genuine opportunity for a driven, sales-focused individual. You will know about the costs associated with Endoscopy consumables and want to let your customers know about CK Surgitechs ability to supply a broad range of clinically effective products. You will be proficient in examining costs and contracts and providing your customers with savings plans and real solutions. You will have a genuine desire to help our customers in all situations.

This is an excellent opportunity to utilise your clinical skills whilst learning new skills in a fast-paced sales environment. Your expertise will support your ability to liaise at all levels. Your skills will ensure sales growth for the company.

The candidate will need to have worked autonomously in previous roles. A high level of self-motivation is required.

Experience Required:

You must have an endoscopy/GI nursing background, OR you must have sales training in the field of endoscopy/GI.

You will be a good relationship builder

You will be able to read a situation and respond promptly and precisely.

You will be well-presented and have excellent presentation skills

You will have a proven track record for meeting KPIs

You will be skilled in the navigation of obstacles

You will be able to communicate with all people regardless of role or title effectively 

You will have poise and self-confidence in all situations

Salary

The salary package will be negotiated based on your current role and level of experience.

CK Surgitech offers an attractive remuneration package based on experience (salary + vehicle allowance + super + phone + laptop). Full training is provided, as well as a supportive environment, to ensure your success.

Please attention applications to Liz Benjamin lb@cksurgitech.com

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Posted 8 January 2024

Day Hospital Practice Manager

Full Time

$120,000 – $140,000

Responsible for the day-to-day operations of Lift Cancer Care Services, we are seeking an experienced Day Hospital Practice Manger to join our team. Reporting directly to the CEO, the incumbent will be responsible for operations including financial management, staff management and compliance with Day Hospital accreditation standards. 

This role requires a dynamic individual with strong leadership skills, strategic thinking, and a commitment to maintaining the highest standards of healthcare delivery. If you are passionate about driving operational excellence and contributing to the success of a growing healthcare business, we invite you to apply for this position.

What are we looking for?

  • Bachelor’s degree in Healthcare Administration, Business Administration, or a related field an advantage

  • Proven experience in healthcare management, with a focus on Day Hospitals 

  • Experience with Day Hospital Accreditation against the National Safety and Quality Health Service (NSQHS) Standards

  • Knowledge of Australian healthcare regulations and compliance

  • Knowledge of Medicare system

  • Knowledge of Private Health Insurance system as it related to both in-patient and outpatient health services

  • Excellent leadership, communication, and interpersonal skills

  • Demonstrated ability to analyse and improve operational processes

  • Demonstrated proficiency in use of clinical software applications.

  • Strong organisational skills and attention to detail

  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills

  • Personal values which align to our organisational values of ACCESSIBILITY, CARE & EMPOWERMENT

For a more detailed Position Description, or a confidential conversation, please provide your CV and cover letter via email to CEO Lauren Whiting, lauren.whiting@liftcancercare.com.au. 

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