Registered nurse resume

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Kelly Splendour

1/78 Churchill Street
Marrackville QLD 4222
Mobile: 0451 111 111
Home: (07) 55 888 888
Email: [email protected]


I am a dedicated, patient-focused registered nurse with proven experience in oncology, emergency and neonatal care. After working for a full year in a busy emergency department I now wish to broaden my horizons by moving in to theatre services.


University of Queensland 
Gabby, QLD
Bachelor of Nursing
Graduated: 2006
Marrackville High School 
Marrackville, QLD
Higher School Certificate
Graduated: 2002

Employment History

May 2008 – Present: Registered Nurse, Emergency Department
Royal Prince Albert Hospital
Marrackville, QLD


  • Provide emergency medical care for patients suffering from trauma, acute chest pain, respiratory failure
  • Assess patients and prioritise care
  • Follow direct instructions of physician or surgeon
  • Care for Emergency Room patients at a level one trauma centre
  • Manage multiple critically ill patients
  • Document assessments, care plans and outcomes
  • Provide information and support to patients and family members regarding condition, prognosis and treatment program


  • Organised the Trauma Awareness health campaign to educate people regarding emergency health care
  • Selected to serve as infection control coordinator – facilitated and organised meetings with ward managers to ensure infection-control policy compliance
Mar 2007 – April 2008: Graduate Nursing Program
Royal Prince Albert Hospital
Marrackville, QLD

Third rotation: Oncology (3 months) Was involved in all areas of oncology including chemotherapy, pain management, education, evaluation, treatment and support.
Second rotation: Emergency (3 months)
Acted as ‘first line’ in the treatment of patients who have been involved in major or minor forms of trauma and provided care for people with medical and surgical conditions.
First rotation: Neonatal (6 months)
Cared for premature babies and babies with congenital heart problems.


Current Queensland Nursing Council Licence


Category Name Proficiency Yrs experience Last Used  
Computer Microsoft Office Advanced 9 yrs Use currently
Computer Internet Explorer Advanced 9 yrs Use currently



Horse riding
White water rafting
Bungee jumping
Mountain bike riding


Steve Hammond - Graduate Program Coordinator
Royal Prince Albert Hospital
Email: [email protected]
Phone: (07) 55 777 777
Katie Smith - Nurse Unit Manager
Royal Prince Albert Hospital
Email: [email protected]
Phone: (07) 55 888 888
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