Registered Nurse
HealthShare NSW
REQ162635 Requisition #
Employment Type: Permanent Full Time & Permanent Part Time
Position Classification: Registered Nurse
Remuneration: $64,184.86 - $90,122.83 per annum
Hours Per Week: Various
Requisition ID: REQ162635
LocationPrestons, Regents Park and Illawarra

We’re here for you 

  • Work in an agile environment within and outside a hospital and other clinical facilities with a 1 or 2-on-1 patient load 
  • Work autonomously in a team of Patient Transport Officers with remote clinical support
  • Take advantage of staff wellbeing benefits such as reduced-rate access to gyms and fitness centres through Fitness Passport, corporate private health insurance rates and free flu shots
  • Enjoy a constructive culture with access to a range of culture and wellbeing programs including team fitness challenges and social media platform, Yammer

Where you’ll be working


HealthShare NSW is the backbone of the NSW public health and hospital system, supplying critical support and administrative services behind the scenes so hospitals can do the important work of caring for patients. We provide food, patient support and linen services, payroll, patient transport services, procurement and corporate services to the NSW public health system. Our more than 7,500 employees make a difference to the lives of patients in public hospitals every day and you can too! Learn more at www.healthshare.nsw.gov.au/careers   


HealthShare NSW values diversity. 


We are committed to working towards a more diverse workforce and strongly encourage Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander candidates, those with special needs and those who identify with being LGBTIQ+ to apply.

If you are an Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander person and would like some more information about applying for a role within HealthShare NSW, please contact one of our Aboriginal Workforce Consultants aboriginalcareers@health.nsw.gov.au.


If you are a person with disability and require information or specific arrangements to participate in the recruitment process, please contact the Access and Inclusion Lead by email HSNSW-AccessAndInclusion@health.nsw.gov.au.  


Pre-employment vaccination and health assessment (PEVHA)

This is a NSW Health Category A position. All Category A candidates must read, understand and agree to comply with Policy Directive PD2011_005 Occupational Assessment, Screening and Vaccination against Specified Diseases. Prior to appointment, all preferred candidates must provide evidence of protection against specified diseases, with any related medical practitioner costs being covered by the applicant.


Preferred candidates must also participate in a Pre-Employment Health Assessment (physical assessment) prior to appointment, with costs covered by HealthShare NSW 


This position will require a valid Working with Children Check for paid work 


To apply for this role you need to attach your resume, answer all targeted questions and demonstrate how you meet the essential requirements. We are looking for you to show how your skills and capabilities match those described in the Position Description, so please respond with this in mind.  


Successful candidates must be available and committed to attend a 2.5 week full-time induction program. Dates relevant to the recruitment induction program will be made available by Patient Transport Service.

Candidates must be available to start with 2 weeks notice.

Candidates must upload evidence of their AHPRA registration and NSW Driver's license as a file attachment when completing an application, in order to be considered eligible for this position. The originals will be checked at the interview.

  1. I have authority to be in possession of, prescribe, supply, dispense and/or administer Schedule 4 and/or Schedule 8 substances under the provisions of the Poisons and Therapeutic Goods legislation
  2. Do you have any restrictions on your authority to be in possession of, prescribe, supply, dispense and/or administer Schedule 4 and/ or Schedule 8 substances under the provisions of the Poisons and Therapeutic Goods legislation?
  3. Post graduate clinical experience in an acute setting or other relevant experience with a demonstrated commitment to professional development, including adult and paediatric life support skills and administration as well as cardiac monitoring and basic cardiac rhythm interpretation
  4. This role requires you to work autonomously within a vehicle or health facility. Please provide an example where you were required to make clinical decisions on your own and without supervision. What strategies did you implement to provide high quality patient care and what was the outcome?
  5. What does team work mean to you? Describe a time where you were required to work collaboratively in a team and contribute to a positive and constructive culture. (Word limit: 250 words)
  6. Provide an example where you were required to de-escalate a situation with a distressed or challenging patient. What strategies did you implement to successfully manage the situation? (Word limit: 250 words)


Need more information? 

  1) Click here for the Position Description
  2) Find out more about applying for this position
For role related queries or questions contact Dean Panovski on Dean.Panovski@health.nsw.gov.au

Applications Close: 2 June 2020

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