Remuneration value up to $1662 p.m., comprising salary between $3449.30 - $3693.50 p.f., employer contribution to superannuation (up to 12.75%) and annual leave loading (up to 17.5%) (Nurse Grade 6 (1)) (Applications will remain current for the duration of the vacancy). Job Ad Reference: CA301804
Temporary Full Time for six months with the possibility of extension
Purpose of the Role
The Clinical Nurse is required to deliver direct nursing care at an advanced level, to people requiring mental health Acute Care Team interventions, within the Cairns and Hinterland Hospital and Health Service. The Acute Care Team provides mental health intake/triage, assessment and short term; intensive community based acute mental health interventions.
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.
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) during their employment: Measles, Mumps, Rubella (MMR), Varicella (chicken pox) and Pertussis (whooping cough). Existing staff engaged prior to 1 July 2016 (and have not had a break in service) are not subject to this new condition of employment unless they are moving from one Hospital and Health Service to another Hospital and Health Service within Queensland). Existing staff that have previously submitted this evidence since 1 July 2016 will not be required to resubmit.
It is a condition of employment for the employee in this role to be vaccinated against or not susceptible to Hepatitis B. Proof of vaccination or non-susceptibility is a condition of employment for all staff (new and existing) who have direct contact with patients or who in the course of their work may be exposed to blood/body fluids or contaminated sharps.
– It is strongly recommended that you complete the VPD Evidence Form and prepare your documents prior to meeting with the selection panel; however you will only be required to supply the evidence if you are the preferred applicant. If you are the preferred applicant, your application for employment will not be successful unless you comply with this Queensland Health policy. Further information and Evidence Forms can be found at https://www.health.qld.gov.au/employment/work-for-us/dept-ofhealth/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 (at the links in the boxed area above) 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.
|Location:||Australia Queensland Cairns region,Far North Qld|
Healthcare and Medical
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