Practice Nurse | Heart of our Community

  • Southport Metro Medical Centre
  • Southport Metro Medical Centre, Scarborough Street, Southport QLD, Australia
  • Feb 27, 2024
Full time Nursing – General Practice

Job Description

We seek a new Practice Nurse to join our team.

A fantastic opportunity has arisen for a General Practice Nurse to join our well-established Mixed Billing General Practice in Southport, on The Gold Coast. Our practice is known for providing comprehensive medical and healthcare services, and we take pride in our excellent reputation within the community. As our current Nurse embarks on new adventures, we are seeking a highly skilled and compassionate individual to join our team of dedicated health professionals.

Our practice is fully accredited and enjoys the trust and respect of both patients and the public. We operate in a busy yet supportive environment, where each day brings new challenges and opportunities. Our team works collaboratively to deliver high-quality care to our diverse community of patients.

Applicants for this role must hold Australian recognised qualifications and be registered with AHPRA (Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency). We value attributes such as being a team player, possessing excellent communication and clinical skills, and having basic computer proficiency. Knowledge of Best Practice, a widely used medical software system, would be advantageous.

Previous experience in nursing within a General Practice environment is highly desirable. The ideal candidate should have expertise in various areas, including triage, wound care, immunizations, care plans, preventative medicine, procedural assistance, and management of medical supplies. We rely on our General Practice Nurse to handle a range of responsibilities, ensuring the smooth operation of our practice and the provision of top-notch patient care.

Joining our team means becoming an integral part of a supportive and dynamic healthcare environment. We value the importance of professional development and offer opportunities for growth and advancement. By joining our practice, you will have the chance to make a positive impact on the health and well-being of our community.

If you are a skilled and compassionate General Practice Nurse with a passion for delivering exceptional care, we invite you to apply for this exciting position. Become a valued member of our team and contribute to our mission of providing comprehensive and compassionate healthcare services to the residents of Southport and The Gold Coast.

The nurse must have a friendly, caring and supportive nature towards patients and other health professionals, with “CAN DO” attitude. 

Basic Duties are:

  • Triage and assessment of patients
  • Assistance in minor procedures
  • Immunisation, including Cold-Chain management knowledge
  • Instrument sterilisation
  • Uploads of eHealth records
  • Care Plan Preparation and management
  • Health Assessment's
  • Medical supplies management
  • Replenish medical supplies in consulting rooms
  • ECG/Spirometry, ear syringing
  • Wound dressing and management

Remuneration will be reflective of your previous experience.

If this is a role that sounds like something that would be of interest to you, please click the apply now button or call Marama Montgomery on 0451006200