Position Details
Reference Number 21675
Position Title Clinical Nurse
Employment Type Permanent Full Time
Entity Private Hospital
Location Calvary Central Districts Hospital
Award Classification SA - Nursing EA - Clinical Nurse Level 2 Year1
Salary $45.04 Per Hour
Hours 37.50
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Calvary Central Districts Hospital


Clinical Nurse

·     Join one of Australia’s leading health, community and aged care providers

·     Leadership opportunity

·     Permanent full-time position

·     Excellent salary packaging options available

About the role

An exciting and challenging position has become available for a Clinical Nurse to be part of the skilled team within the Wards at Calvary Central Districts Hospital.

This is your opportunity to utilise your expertise, and be a part of a great group of highly skilled nurses who are committed to patient care with a strong focus on excellent clinical practice. Applicants will need to have a minimum of 4 years nursing experience.

What you bring 

·         A willingness and capacity to embrace the Mission and Values of The Little Company of Mary.

·         Current registration with APHRA.

·         Relevant Clinical experience/portfolio in Advanced Surgical and Orthopaedic skills

·         A sound knowledge of the 10 National Standards.

·         Knowledge of relevant acts, codes and standards relevant to current practice.

·         Demonstrated commitment to personal ongoing education and professional development.

·         Commitment to nursing and other clinical projects that are implemented in order to improve patient care.

·         An ability to assist in leading and developing a diverse team in collaboration with the Clinical Manager.

·         Ability to plan, assess and develop team and individual performance.

·         Ability to identify and solve problems, including conflict resolution.

·       High level communication skills and interpersonal skills

·       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 5 years' experience?
Essential: Have you had substantial post graduate Clinical expertise in the areas of Acute Surgical/Orthopaedic Nursing?
Essential: Do you have Post Graduate certificate/qualifications?
Contact Person Catherine White
Contact Email catherine.white@calvarycare.org.au
Closing Date 05/06/2019
Position Description & Supporting Documents
Clinical Nurse PD_June 2015 CHCA.pdf Open