Registered Nurses – Paediatric Intensive Care

  • Company:
    Queensland Government
  • Location:
  • Salary:
    negotiable / month
  • Job type:
    Permanent,Temporary
  • Posted:
    23 hours ago
  • Category:
    Government

The Paediatric Intensive Care Unit at the Queensland Children’s Hospital (QCH), Queensland is a 36 bed ICU, providing services to critically ill infants, children and young people for Queensland, Northern New South Wales and the Pacific Rim. Services include:

* Specialist care for seriously ill , injured or complex children 
* Post-operative care for children undergoing cardiac surgery 
* An Extra-Corporeal Membrane Oxygenation (ECMO) service
* A state-wide Paediatric retrieval service including a teleconference support network
* A highly regarded PICU research team

Click here for further information on working at the Queensland Children’s Hospital.
We are passionate about supporting staff to progress their careers through a number of structured development plans, including:

* A 12 month Paediatric intensive care program articulating into tertiary qualifications 
* Career opportunities in management, education and research.

From 2019 QCH PICU, in partnership with the University of Melbourne, will be running a Graduate Certificate in PICU course on site.  Staff having completed the PICU transition program are eligible to enrol in the graduate certificate program.
Remuneration comprising salary rates $34.06 – $45.73 p.h., employer contribution to superannuation (up to 12.75%) and annual leave loading (17.5%) (Nurse Grade 5) (Permanent and temporary, full time and part-time positions available. Applications will remain current for 12 months).
NOTE: APPLICANTS WILL BE CONSIDERED FOR APPOINTMENT PRIOR TO CLOSING DATE OF VACANCY. PREVIOUS APPLICANTS FOR THIS ROLE WILL BE NOT BE CONSIDERED AND NEED NOT APPLY.
If you have a minimum of 12 months experience as a Registered Nurse, current experience as a paediatric intensive care nurse, current eligibility for AHPRA registration and want to belong to a progressive and inclusive workplace please click on the APPLY button.