Registered Nurses – Older Persons Rehabilitation and Assessment Unit, Cairns

  • Company:
    Queensland Health - Cairns and Hinterland Hosp and Hlth Svc
  • Location:
  • Salary:
    negotiable / month
  • Job type:
    Permanent
  • Posted:
    4 months ago
  • Category:
    Government

Great career opportunity and exciting challenges. Join our team and make a difference in the community. CAIRNS

  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Position Type: Full-time,Part-time
  • Location: Cairns region,Far North Qld
  • Contact Name: Leanne Miller
  • Contact Number:
  • Closing Date: 08-FEB-21

Salary between $74 281 – $95 278 p.a. (F/T) or $37.46 – $48.05 p.h. (P/T), employer contribution to superannuation (up to 12.75%) and annual leave loading (up to 17.5%) (Nurse Grade 5) (Applications will remain current for 12 months). Job Ad Reference: CAH362405

Several Permanent Full Time and Part Time positions, hours negotiable

Purpose of the Role

The Registered Nurse will provide a comprehensive, holistic nursing service to patients within the Cairns and Hinterland Hospital and Health Service. The registered nurse demonstrates nursing competence in the provision of nursing care to inpatients and outpatients, and undertake delegated activities while assuming individual accountability for actions within the position and context of practice.

  • This position requires the incumbent to operate a class C motor vehicle and an appropriate licence endorsement to operate this type of vehicle is required. Proof of this endorsement must be provided before commencement of duty.
  • Potential applicants are advised that the Aged Care Act 1997 requires Queensland Health employees and volunteers of aged care services to have a current National Police Certificate. Queensland Health will facilitate the applicants obtaining the above check.
  • It is a condition of employment for the employee in this role to be, and remain, vaccinated against or non-susceptible to the following Vaccine Preventable Diseases (VPDs): Measles, Mumps, Rubella (MMR), Varicella (chicken pox) and Pertussis (whooping cough) and Hepatitis B. Further information: https://www.health.qld.gov.au/employment/work-for-us/dept-of-health/pre-employment/vaccinations/providing-evidence

How to Apply:

For full details of this position, please ensure you download the Role Description and Information Package for Applicants for instructions on how to apply for this role. If you have difficulty viewing this role description in .pdf format, please contact Recruitment Services on Recruitment.Cairns@health.qld.gov.au to request it in .doc format.Please note that if the information requested in the ‘how to apply’ section is not provided you may not meet the requirements for further consideration of your application. The Information Package for Applicants outlines pre-employment checks that will be undertaken for successful applicants.