Overview

Queensland Government Clinical Nurse – Operating Rooms, Ophthalmology Specialty Portfolio Part Time in Brisbane QLD

Queensland Government

Branch Brisbane QLD AU

Position:
Clinical Nurse – Operating Rooms, Ophthalmology Specialty Portfolio
Location:
Brisbane QLD

Also knowledge and experience in troubleshooting ophthalmology instrumentation including phaco-emulsification equipment, microscope use & maintenance, fine…

Remuneration value up to $90 326 p.a., comprising salary rates $44.27 – $47.41 p.h., employer contribution to superannuation (up to 12.75%) and annual leave loading (17.5%) (Nurse Grade 6 (1)) (Permanent part time, 64 hours per fortnight. Applications will remain current for 12 months). Job Ad Reference: RBH239568.

Vaccine Preventable Diseases (VPD) Requirements

It is a condition of employment for this role for the employee to be, and remain, vaccinated against the following vaccine preventable diseases during their employment:

  • Measles
  • Mumps
  • Rubella
  • Varicella (chicken pox)
  • Pertussis (whooping cough)
  • Hepatitis B

Further vaccinations may be required due to particular risks for a role; examples include:

  • Hepatitis A – Workers in regular contact with untreated sewerage
  • Q Fever – Research or Laboratory staff regularly handling specimens

All new employees who will be working in clinical areas must be assessed for their risk of tuberculosis and screening undertaken if required.

Existing staff that are engaged prior to 1 July 2016 are not subject to this condition of employment unless they apply for a role with VPD requirements that is with a different Queensland Health entity (ie one HHS to another HHS, Department to a HHS, or HHS to Department).

Purpose of the Role:
The Clinical Nurse – Ophthalmology Speciality Portfolio, will have demonstrated specialist knowledge and experience in ophthalmology surgery, namely anterior & posterior chamber surgery, corneal surgery, oculoplastics and emergency eye trauma. Also knowledge and experience in troubleshooting ophthalmology instrumentation including phaco-emulsification equipment, microscope use & maintenance, fine instrumentation & pharmaceuticals used in ophthalmology surgery.

How to Apply:
For full details of this position, please ensure you download the Role Description and Information Package for Applicants for instructions on how to apply for this role. If you have difficulty viewing this role description in .pdf format, please contact Metro North Recruitment to request it in .doc format.Please note that if the information requested in the ‘how to apply’ section is not provided you may not meet the requirements for further consideration of your application. The Information Package for Applicants outlines pre-employment checks that will be undertaken for successful applicants.

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Employment Type: Part Time
Location: Brisbane, QLD, AU
Posted on: 2017-04-21
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