Clinical Nurse / Clinical Nurse Pharmacy

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Job Ad Reference: MI277210

Salary: Remuneration package of up to $107,262 p.a.(+ any other applicable allowances/benefits including RANIP and rural and remote allowances) comprising salary range of $87,796 - $94,010 p.a. (Nurse Grade 6), recreational leave loading (17.5%), and employer contribution to superannuation (12.75%). Employer provided assistance with accommodation may also be included with this position.

About North West Hospital and Health Service
The North West Hospital and Health Service covers an area of over 300,000 square kilometres and services the rural and remote communities within North Western Queensland and the Gulf of Carpentaria. The Health Service includes the City of Mount Isa and the towns and areas of Burketown, Camooweal, Cloncurry, Dajarra, Doomadgee, Julia Creek, Karumba, Normanton and Mornington Island.

About the Role

  • The successful candidate must have demonstrated competency and currency in advanced nursing practice and be capable of delivering care autonomously, in an isolated setting and be committed to working with the local communities to improve health and well-being.
  • The Clinical Nurse position works directly with the Director of Nursing, Mornington Island Hospital, to develop and implement strategy and capacity for the Mornington Island Health Service

Mornington Island Hospital and Community Health provides emergency, inpatient, outpatient and community based services to a predominately indigenous population.  Mornington Island Hospital is a Level 1 facility with nine (9) beds which provide primary and secondary care. Mornington Island Community Health provides health prevention programs and initiatives to promote community wellbeing. Mornington Island is a designated alcohol free environment


  • Registration with the Nursing and Midwifery Board of Australia as a registered nurse and possession of a current practising certificate.
  • This position requires the incumbent to operate a C Class Driver's Licence. An appropriate licence endorsement to operate this type of vehicle is required.  Proof of this endorsement must be provided before commencement of duty.

For additional information regarding the responsibilities and/or other requirements for this position please refer to the role description.

Benefits of working with North West HHS
We are committed to providing a wide range of rewarding career opportunities to our employees. Our health service offers generous remuneration packages and employment benefits which include salary sacrificing options, recreational leave loading, generous employer superannuation contribution, shift allowances, locality allowances, professional development assistance, flexible working arrangements, access to corporate discounts, staff wellness programs and the employee assistance program.

Mornington Island is located in the Gulf of Carpentaria, about 444km north of Mount Isa and 28km off the coast of mainland Australia. It has a unique natural environment and is renowned for its rich Indigenous culture and internationally acclaimed artwork that has emerged from the community.

16 June 2018
Location: Australia Queensland North West Qld
Work type:
Healthcare and Medical
PLEASE! No enquiries from Recruitment Agencies or Headhunters.

Only direct applications will be considered.

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