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  • Orange Private Hospital - Registered Nurses & Enrolled Nurses - Scrub Scouts and Surgical Ward

    Orange Private Hospital is expecting to open in November 2020 as a premium short stay private hospital within the brand new Bloomfield Medical Centre, located in Orange. This first class facility will initially feature four fully integrated state-of-the-art operating suites, a 16 bed short stay wing, and a six bed close observation unit, with plans for expansion.

    Once established, Orange Private Hospital will be a flagship facility of the Nexus Hospitals group, one of Australia’s leading day-only and short stay surgical hospital groups. Currently with 15 hospitals across Australia, we are focused on providing world class, outstanding patient care in premium surgical facilities.

    Orange Private Hospital is looking to recruit both Registered and Endorsed Enrolled Nurses trained as scrub/ scouts to join our team.

    We are offering multiple permanent Full Time and Part Time roles.

     About the Role

    The role advertised is for both surgical ward and Scrub/scouts. Applicants can be assured that your application will be considered based on your area of expertise and skillset across the full scope of the Operating Theatre, Recovery and Surgical Ward settings.

    You will report to the Nurse Unit Manager, and perform duties with the support and guidance of the Department Manager, Clinical Nurse, Team and Shift Leaders, to ensure a high level of quality patient care which are aligned to our care values and strategic direction of the Nexus Hospitals.

    About You

    To succeed in this role, you will bring a strong clinical skillset in a hospital setting as a trained scrub scout or surgical ward nurse with a passion for client care and a high standard of customer-focused service in line with Nexus core values of Respect and Collaboration, Commitment to Excellence. and Innovation. Candidates applying for the role must have exceptional communication skills and the ability to work in a fast-paced environment that delivers surgical services across a range of medical specialties including orthopaedics, ENT, urology, ophthalmology, gynaecology and general surgery. Nursing staff with experience across all specialties are highly desirable.

    The flexibility to work a rotating roster will be key for this role.

    Mandatory Pre-requisites:

    Current nursing registration with AHPRA as a Registered or Endorsed Enrolled Nurse.

    • EENs must be certified to administer medication and IV’s.
    • 1 Year minimum Post-Graduate Experience working as a scrub scout is essential to this role with orthopaedic specialty experience being highly desired.
    • Any post-graduate qualifications in a relevant perioperative specialty will be highly regarded, though not essential.
    • Applicants must have Australian citizenship/residency. Unfortunately we are not able to consider sponsorship at this time.  

     How to Apply

    If you are interested, you may submit your expression of interest with supporting documents and qualifications via the Nexus website. Please click the Apply button to lodge an application.

    Our commitment to quality and safety for our patients, staff and visitors is our highest priority.  Applicants will be required to provide a current Working with Children clearance prior to appointment and persons in patient contact roles will be required to provide proof of immunity to specified infectious diseases prior to commencement.

    If you would like to discuss this opportunity, please contact: Mesha Premlall the General Manager/ Director of Nursing via email:

    Candidate applying for positions at Orange Private Hospital must have the Right to live and work in Australia