Registered Nurses – Paediatric Intensive Care, Queensland Health

  • Company:
    Queensland Goverment
  • Location:
  • Salary:
    negotiable / month
  • Job type:
    Full-Time
  • Posted:
    2 days ago
  • Category:
    Nursing

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Registered Nurses – Paediatric Intensive Care

Queensland Health (Organisation site ( http://www.health.qld.gov.au/ ))
Children’s Health Queensland Hospital and Health Service, South Brisbane

Children’s Health Queensland Hospital and Health Service (CHQ HHS) is a recognised leader in paediatric healthcare, teaching and research. With a dedicated team of more than 4,500 people, our point of difference is in the way we provide care to children, young people and their families every day.

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 ( http://www.childrens.health.qld.gov.au/home/lcch/ ) 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.