Position Details
Reference Number 20864
Position Title Clinical Nurse
Employment Type Permanent Part Time
Entity Private Hospital
Location Calvary North Adelaide Hospital
Award Classification SA - Nursing EA - Clinical Nurse Level 2 Year1
Salary $43.73 Per Hour
Hours 26.25
Job Advertisement

Calvary North Adelaide Hospital

Clinical Nurse – Recovery

Part time – 0.7 FTE – 52.5hrs per fortnight

  • Join one of Australia’s leading health, community and aged care providers
  • Part time position
  • Excellent salary packaging options available

About the role

Calvary North Adelaide Hospital is a seeking an enthusiastic, motivated Clinical Nurse, to fill a permanent part-time role within the Recovery Unit.  The successful applicant will need to work within the team and at times autonomously reporting to the Clinical Manager Day Procedure Suite - Recovery. 

The Clinical Nurse - will be required to ensure optimal utilisation of resources and factors relating to quality, efficiency and cost effectiveness in planning, delivery and evaluation of patient care. 


What you bring 

  • Registered Nurse with current APHRA certification with a minimum of 3 years’ experience in Recovery
  • Commitment to developing and improving services through technological, resource and personnel management
  • Demonstrated advanced communication and interpersonal skills relating to internal and external customers
    The ability to form positive collaborative relationships with internal and external customers
  • Demonstrated knowledge of current nursing issues and practices pertaining to position
  • Demonstrated understanding of risk management
  • Current ALS and Paediatric PLS
  • Physical assessment skills
  • Computer literacy
  • Exceptional organisational skills
  • Ability to work autonomously
  • A desire to join a team committed to the care of others in a mission based organisation


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/


About Calvary

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.

Selection Criteria Essential: Are you a Registered Nurse with current APHRA certification with a minimum of 3 years' experience?
Essential: Do you have current Advanced Life and Paediatric Support Certificates?
Contact Person Sarah Owen
Contact Email Sarah.Owen@calvarycare.org.au
Closing Date 16/12/2018
Position Description & Supporting Documents
Clinical Nurse PD_June 2015 CHCA.pdf Open