Clinical Nurse – Lockhart River

  • Company:
    Queensland Government
  • Location:
  • Salary:
    negotiable / month
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  • Posted:
    9 hours ago
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Tell me more….
The Clinical Nurse (CN) demonstrates clinical leadership and management qualities in the provision of quality, cost effective, patient centred nursing care in consultation with other members of the Primary Health Care (PHC) team and in accordance with the Nursing and Midwifery Board of Australia’s National competency standards for the registered nurse. The primary responsibilities of these roles are to provide care that is appropriate and accessible to members of the public. This is assisted by close, productive and welcoming relationships with community members as well as visiting health service stakeholders.
To be successful in this role you will have:

The successful applicant will provide best practise nursing care in the assessment and treatment of patients to promote, maintain and improve their health, functional ability and quality of life. They will to assist in the provision of comprehensive Primary Health Care and Acute Care in the remote primary health care centres of Torres and Cape Hospital and Health Service (TCHHS).

Demonstrates understanding and knowledge of the Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Culture.

If this sounds like the right fit for you, Torres and Cape can offer you:

Total Remuneration value up to $115 508 comprising salary between $94 545 – $101 237 p.a

Generous employer contribution to superannuation (12.75%)

Salary packaging option to increase your take home pay

Requirements for the role:

Current registration with the Australian Health Practice Registration Authority (APHRA) as a registered nurse and current practising certificate is mandatory.

Post graduate qualification in Nursing or working towards is highly desirable.

RIPEN or similar qualification or working towards is highly desirable

For additional information regarding the responsibilities, mandatory qualifications and/or 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? Applications should be submitted 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