Position Details
Reference Number 20875
Position Title Registered Nurse - HDU
Employment Type Casual
Entity Private Hospital
Location Calvary Bruce Private Hospital
Award Classification BRUCE PRIVATE Nursing and Midwifrey Serv - REGISTERED NURSE 1 YR 4
BRUCE PRIVATE Nursing and Midwifrey Serv - REGISTERED NURSE 1 YR 8
Hours 0
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Calvary Bruce Private Hospital


Permanent and Casual Positions Available


Calvary Bruce Private Hospital is Canberra’s newest Private Hospital owned and operated by Little Company of Mary. Calvary Bruce Private Hospital is a 102 bed acute care facility and is one of the region’s most technologically advanced hospitals providing outstanding standards of safety, comfort and quality care for all patients and their families.


Registered Nurse – Intensive Care, Critical Care and/or High Dependency Unit

  • Join one of Australia’s leading health, community and aged care providers
  • Permanent and casual positions available
  • Excellent salary packaging options available

About the role

We currently have positions available for suitably qualified Registered Nurses to join Calvary Bruce Private Hospitals team. 


Calvary Bruce Private Hospital would like to grow our current nursing workforce, we are looking for experienced Intensive Care, Critical care and/or High Dependency Unit Nurses to join our team here at Calvary Bruce Private Hospital. Nursing staff are supported through a ward based induction program, strong Learning and Development opportunities, and by encouraging continuing professional development and research activities. Successful candidates will bring their clinical and leadership experience to this position by demonstrating:


  • A commitment to high quality nursing care
  • Precepting and mentoring staff and students
  • Highly effective interpersonal skills
  • Commitment to clinical research, quality improvement projects or clinical procedure development

The Registered Nurse (RN) will work in the High Dependency Unit and be responsible for;

  • The provision of patient centered, evidence-based nursing care
  • Will provide a continuum of care to patients with complex critical illness and be a clinical role model for other Registered Nurses and Nursing students.
  • Will provide care in a quality framework and promote positive health outcomes.
  • Will show leadership and embrace change in the coordination and delivery of care, inclusive of appropriate referral to, and in consultation with, other health professionals, service providers and community.
  • Participating in and contribute to quality improvement programs and other facility activities to meet Service/Accreditation Standards.
  • Participating in a 24hr rotational roster


About Calvary

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.



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/


How to join the team

To join our diverse, compassionate and dedicated team for a rewarding Calvary career, please submit an online application.

Please note we are unable to accept emailed applications or resumes and phone calls from recruitment agencies.



Selection Criteria Essential: Registered with AHPRA
Essential: Intensive Care, Critical Care and/or High Dependency experience
Essential: Do you require sponsorship?
Contact Person Lauren Evans
Contact Email Lauren.Evans@calvarycare.org.au
Closing Date 07/01/2019
Position Description & Supporting Documents
Registered Nurse Level 1 – High Dependency Unit (HDU).docx Open