Theatre Registered and Endorsed Enrolled Nurses

Job Description

An exciting opportunity exists for motivated and experienced Registered Nurses and Endorsed Enrolled Nurses to join our friendly and supportive Perioperative Team! 

The bustling city of Rockhampton is a thirty-minute drive to the Southern Great Barrier Reef, Great Keppel Island and is surrounded by many beautiful national parks offering weekend adventures at every turn.

Rockhampton offers affordable housing, excellent educational facilities and the average commute to work only 15 minutes, allowing plenty of time for family and lifestyle activities.

About the Role

Hillcrest Rockhampton Private Hospital has an exciting opportunity for Registered and Endorsed Nurses to join our Perioperative Team with experience in either PACU, general scout or Scrub Nursing.

With four operating theatres, specialising in Orthopaedics (Robotics), Ophthalmology, General Surgery, Urology and Gynaecology, our team prides itself on exceeding Ramsay’s high standard of care and we have established an excellent reputation in the Central Queensland region for our high commitment to customer service and staff satisfaction. 

We are offering permanent full-time, part-time and casual hours and successful candidates will participate in a rotating Monday – Friday roster, including on-call components.

Your Skills and Experience

To be successful in this role you will bring a strong clinical skillset, and a love for working as part of a cohesive, efficient team and enjoy sharing your knowledge and expertise with others. 

In addition, you will hold:

  • Minimum 3 years perioperative nursing experience
  • A positive attitude and a strong willingness to learn
  • Excellent interpersonal skills and communication skills
  • Ability to thrive in a fast-paced environment
  • Possess an outstanding work ethic and time management skills

Benefits! Why Choose a Ramsay Career?

  • Flexible work opportunities – have a say in your roster times
  • A great work culture and a friendly and supportive team
  • Access deals across retail & hospitality venues, and entertainment ticketing
  • Post graduate and formal education programs
  • Free access to LinkedIn Learning – over 18,000 courses to advance your professional education
  • Access counselling, wellbeing services, legal and financial assistance
  • Ramsay corporate discounts including private health insurance, fitness passports and travel/ holiday discounts.
  • Learn and grow with us, we offer assistance and support for professional development 
  • Flexible Leave Program: purchase additional annual leave
  • Discounts off hospital and extras private health insurance - you’ll pay less for hospital cover and receive a higher extras limit for things like General and Major Dental
  • Hospital, Allied Health & Pharmacy discounts
  • Salary sacrifice opportunities e.g., airport lounge membership, self-education expenses and more
  • Paid parental leave and community service leave

(Please note, some benefits apply only to permanent employees)

Our Ramsay Way values

We are a leading provider of health care services with a special culture known as “The Ramsay Way” and a philosophy of “People Caring for People”.

  • We value strong, healthy relationships by respecting and recognising those we work with.
  • We strive to continuously improve and we take pride in our achievements.
  • We seek to grow sustainably because we care about our people, our community and our planet.

Our mission is to deliver exceptional patient outcomes & to do that, we need exceptional people.


Everyone who joins Ramsay:

  • Must be vaccinated against Covid-19, a vaccine approved by the Australian Technical Advisory Group on Immunisation
  • Must provide a National Police check conducted within the previous 12 months
  • According to the role, Ramsay may require a Working-With-Children check and proof of immunisation against infectious diseases

To Apply

If you’re interested in being part of a high performing team where you are valued, challenged and where you know you can make a difference to patient outcomes, we encourage you to submit your cover letter and resume.

For enquiries, please contact Krissy Kelly, Director of Clinical Services via (07) 4932 1321