Clinical Nurse Emergency/General Ward - Cooktown

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Remuneration value up to $109,944 p.a., comprising salary between $89,990 - $96,361 p.a., employer contribution to superannuation (up to 12.75%) and annual leave loading (17.5%) (Nurse Grade 6(1)) (Applications will remain current for 12 months). Job Ad Reference: TC299188

We offer excellent employee benefits including:


  • Remote area nursing incentive package (RANIP)
  • 2 Return flights to Cairns per annum
  • Accommodation
  • Salary packaging
  • Work/life balance, variety and flexibility
  • Career Opportunity and Advancements
  • And much more!


Purpose of the role:

The Clinical Nurse is responsible for the delivery of an advanced level of nursing practice to the client in the General Ward and Emergency/OPD Department.

The Clinical Nurse provides direction and support to other nursing staff while promoting professional standards of practice and conduct, and is responsible for achievement of unit goals and standards. The Clinical Nurse provides a high level of clinical support to the Nurse Unit Manager.

This Position carries delegated authority as defined by the Director of Nursing or Nurse Unit Manager.

There is an expectation that the Clinical Nurse will work occasional on call to support the Birthing Services and clinical need.

  • Appointment to this position requires proof of qualification and/or registration with the appropriate registration authority or association. Certified copies of the required information must be provided to the appropriate supervisor/ manager, prior to the commencement of clinical duties. Current registration or eligibility to register as a nurse with the Nursing and Midwifery Board of Australia / Australian Health Practitioner Registration Authority (AHPRA) is mandatory.
  • It is a condition of employment for this role for the employee to be, and remain, vaccinated/immune against the following vaccine preventable diseases during their employment: measles, mumps, rubella, varicella (chicken pox), pertussis (whooping cough), hepatitis B.

For all other mandatory requirements please refer to attached role description.

How to Apply:

For full details of the is position, please ensure you download the Role Description and Information Package for Applicants (at the links at the bottom of the page) 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 07 4226 5533 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.

10 February 2019
Location: Australia Queensland Cairns region,Far North Qld
Work type:
Healthcare and Medical
PLEASE! No enquiries from Recruitment Agencies or Headhunters.

Only direct applications will be considered.

This career opportunity is no longer open.
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