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Careers at The Prince of Wales Hospital & Community Health Services

South Eastern Sydney Local Health District (SESLHD) employees enjoy a range of benefits including a dynamic work environment and excellent career development opportunities.

Make a lifestyle choice!

The Prince of Wales Hospital (POWH), Randwick (Australia), is a busy teaching hospital located a short distance from Sydney’s famous Bondi and Coogee beaches. We are only 10 minutes south-east of the Sydney CBD and have easy access to public transport from the hospital and Randwick shopping centre.

Coogee Beach Sydney Harbour Beach Scene

POWH has around 450 beds, an average occupancy rate well over 90%, admits more than 30,000 patients a year and treats about 40,000 patients through the Emergency Department. 

Our staff have the opportunity to develop their careers, and continue their education while enjoying the community atmosphere created by more than 3000 staff working toward the same goal of excellence in health care. 

As a member of our nursing staff you can choose to work at a time that suits your busy life and allows you time to make the very most of the fantastic lifestyle Sydney’s East has to offer. Online vacancies are here.

Nurses – we want you!

At POWH we offer a range of flexible shifts of between four and 12 hours in length. You can remain a member of our casual pool if you seek the variety of a changing work environment to keep you stimulated. Or you can join our permanent full-time or permanent part-time workforce if you wish to focus on a particular clinical program.

As a member of our staff you can choose to work in any one of the Clinical Programs in the hospital, allowing you to continuously focus and develop your skills. 

We also offer a range of training opportunities for staff to increase their computer literacy, management and planning skills, as well as clinical courses.

Pay Schedules

Staff receive award rates paid on an hourly basis, including loadings and penalty rates for overtime and weekend/public holiday work. Wages are paid fortnightly into a nominated bank account.

Accommodation

Local accommodation guide

Living in the East

Randwick is a hub of shopping and gourmet dining in the east. The hospital is within walking distance of restaurants, parks, cinemas, shopping centres and a racecourse.  Prince of Wales Hospital has ready access to excellent public transport options to the city of Sydney and to Bondi and Coogee beaches. 

The campus has many recreational facilities including caf├ęs.

POW Hospital Social Club

We also have a thriving Social Club, which organises a range of activities.  All staff are invited to join. Through the Social Club you can meet new people and take advantage of the generous discounts that are offered on accommodation, theatre and sporting tickets.  Social Club members can also enjoy a casual BBQ and drinks night once a month.

For more information about employment opportunities at The Prince of Wales Hospital Randwick please call:

  • General Recruitment +61 2 9382 1835
  • Nursing Recruitment +61 2 9382 2074