Executive Resource Group
 
Job Title Nurse Practitioner
Job Type Full-Time Regular
Position Id 9858
Job Description

Fantastic opportunity to join Australia's largest Private Hospital Network. We are currently looking for an experienced Nurse Practitioner to lead clinical services in the Rehabilitation Unit. This is a newly created position.

THE ORGANISATION

This is one of many private hospitals within this leading healthcare providers network, and consists of 129 inpatient beds, 9 operating theatres and provides general and advanced surgical services, orthopaedic, medical/oncology, Cardiac Services with Cath Lab & CCU/ICU, rehabilitation, a stand-alone Endoscopy Centre and private maternity/obstetric unit.

JOIN THE TEAM

Calling the best of the best. Would you like to work and be part of a success story with one of Australia's leading acute care providers where the opportunities are endless. Located in an idyllic NSW coastal location and less than 2 hours from Sydney, this leading-edge facility is looking to appoint an experienced Nurse Practitioner for its Rehabilitation Unit. The rehab unit has 32 beds, own registrar and 3 dedicated physicians. This will be a Monday to Friday position, with no shift or weekend work.

To be successful in this role you will have:

  • Current AHPRA registration
  • Critical Care Nursing / NP qualifications
  • Rehabilitation nursing experience (highly desirable but not essential -(Must be able to prescribe)
  • Outstanding communication skills
  • Professional, caring and reliable
  • To be able to work professionally and effectively in a team environment.

Benefits:

  • Experience and qualifications recognised with above award rates
  • Ongoing training and professional development
  • Full orientation and induction
  • Highly supportive management team
  • An opportunity to work with a leading acute care provider.

Duties

Typically the rehab patients are post surgical, some cardiac and geriatric.

The role of the Rehab nurse practitioner would include;

  • The day to day management of rehabilitation inpatients, including liaison with relevant specialists
  • Performing admissions and discharge of rehabilitation patients
  • Reviewing hospital inpatients' suitability for a rehabilitation program
  • Provide advanced and extended nursing care to patients, such as ordering diagnostic tests, undertaking diagnosis and health assessments, prescribing patient care management, medicines and therapies, and referring to specialist Medical Practitioners and other Health Professionals.

The current hourly rate is $60.85 which will increase to $62.37 in April in line with the new award, with NP qualification weekly allowance of $76.92 plus superannuation.

This rare opportunity, to join the clinical leadership team and oversee the Rehabilitation Unit is one which will no doubt gain significant interest. To register your interest, please submit your details and one of our consultants will call for a confidential discussion. Please ensure you include job reference number 9858 when you register.

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