Clinical Nurse Consultant (Torres Straits and Cape York), Queensland Health

  • Company:
    Queensland Goverment
  • Location:
  • Salary:
    negotiable / month
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  • Posted:
    2 days ago
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Clinical Nurse Consultant (Torres Straits and Cape York)

Queensland Health (Organisation site ( ))
Various location across the Torres and Cape

We’re seeking talented and committed Nursing and Midwifery Professionals for our Torres and Cape Hospital and Health Service (TCHHS) Talent Pool. The talent pool is used to source suitable applicants for temporary, casual and permanent employment opportunities across the TCHHS including our very remote facilities.The Clinical Nurse Consultant (CNC) positions are both permanent and temporary. Offering the unique opportunity to work at Primary Health Care Centres (PHCC) within the TCHHS. The CNC will assist in the development and provision of Acute and Primary Health Care Services, mentoring and supporting the primary health care clinicians throughout TCHHS

Tell me more… The uniqueness of the Torres and Cape offer an unforgettable experience along with great career opportunities for health nurses, and midwives community health w Health professionals employed in Torres and Cape are responsible for working in partnership with Indigenous Health Workers and the communities to provide a wide range of primary healthcare services.

Which professions are we looking for?

*Primary Health Care * Midwifery * Child health * Remote Area * Emergency * Theatre

To be eligible you must be able to demonstrate:

  • Well-developed communication skills with the ability to communicate professionally and effectively across the health continuum supporting positive organisational behaviours and relationships.
  • Self-management and self-organisational skills, including problem solving skills.
  • Knowledge of information management tools or ability to rapidly acquire the skills needed to use patient and staff information systems.
  • A commitment to delivering quality, safe and evidence based clinical services
  • Ability to work within rural and remote settings and support cultural diversity.
  • If this sounds like the right fit for you, Torres and Cape can offer you:

  • Remote Locality Allowance
  • Generous Professional Development Package
  • 2 Return flights to Cairns per annum
  • Accommodation Salary packaging
  • Work/life balance, variety and flexibility
  • Career Opportunity and Advancements
  • And much more!
  • Requirements for the role: Appointment to this position requires proof of qualification and/or registration/endorsement with the appropriate registration authority/association. Certified copies of the required information must be provided to the appropriate supervisor/manager, prior to commencement of clinical duties. Current registration with the Australian Health Practice Registration Authority (APHRA) as a registered nurse and current practising certificate is mandatory.

    For additional information regarding the responsibilities, mandatory qualifications and other requirements for this position please refer to the role description.

    About Torres and Cape Hospital and Health Services visit TCHHS website ( ( ))

    How do I apply? Complete the questionnarie and submit your recent copy of your CV/Resume ONLINE via the Smart Jobs and Careers website.

    Do you need more information? Simply call the contact person listed on the role description.

    Please no unsolicited resumes from recruitment agencies