Charlies is a fully accredited tertiary, teaching hospital with a progressive and caring approach to the empowerment and advancement of nursing. Recognised for nursing excellence by the American Nurse Credentialing Centre, Charlies is the first Magnet accredited healthcare facility in Western Australia.
Located just minutes from Perth’s CBD, near the magnificent Kings Park in Nedlands, Charlies is a 28-hectare medical campus which provides a supportive learning environment to nurses at all stages of their career. Our innovative and dynamic work environments provide nurses with unlimited opportunities for personal and professional development.
Charlies employs over 2000 nurses who assist in delivering care to over 420 000 patients each year. With 614 staffed beds including 79 day patient beds, Charlies offers a full range of clinical services and is the principal site for elective neurosurgery, the state cancer centre, kidney and liver transplantation and the major centre for respiratory & cardiovascular medicine.
Charlies nurses are respected and acknowledged for the important role they play in ensuring quality outcomes for our patients and their families.
Come and work with us and enjoy a rewarding career in nursing.
The hospital provides a range of facilities for staff including; undercover onsite parking, secure bike facilities, cafés, banking facilities, post office, chemist, newsagent, hair dresser and convenient access to public transport. In addition Charlies boasts an active social club, on site gymnasium, Child Care Coordinator and Employee Assistance Programs. Child care options include long day care, before and after school care and a vacation care program.
Sir Charles Gairdner Hospital has once again attained Magnet® recognition as part of the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) Magnet Recognition Program®. The Magnet Recognition Program recognises hospitals that demonstrate excellence in nursing services. This achievement further demonstrates our commitment to providing the very best in nursing practice and patient care. Sir Charles Gairdner Hospital remains one of only three Australian hospitals to be granted Magnet recognition, and the only hospital in Western Australia.