Registered Nurse (Cooktown)

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The Registered Nurse is responsible for the provision of quality, cost effective, patient/ client/ resident centred nursing care in consultation with other members of the health care team and in accordance with the Nursing and Midwifery Board of Australia's National competency standards for the registered nurse. 

 To be successful in this role you will have:

  •  Demonstrated knowledge and experience in the Operating theatre environment and willingness to participate in an on-call roster to support birthing services at Cooktown MPHS

  • High level of communication and interpersonal skills including the ability to consult, liaise and negotiate with hospital and community health providers within the Torres Cape Hospital and Health Service and beyond.

  • Demonstrates understanding and knowledge of the Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Culture

     If this sounds like the right fit for you, Torres and Cape can offer you:

  • Total Remuneration value up to $106 057 comprising salary between $72 471 - $92 954 p.a

  • Generous employer contribution to superannuation (12.75%)

  • Salary packaging option to increase your take home pay

    Requirements for the role:

  • Appointment to this position requires proof of qualification and/or registration/endorsement with the appropriate registration authority or association. Certified copies of the required information must be provided to the appropriate supervisor/manager, prior to commencement of clinical duties. Current registration with the Australian Health Practice Registration Authority (APHRA) as a registered nurse and current practising certificate is mandatory

  • Post graduate in Nursing or working towards is highly desirable.

  • RIPEN or similar qualification or working towards is highly desirable.

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

    About Torres and Cape Hospital and Health Services visit TCHHS website ( )

    How do I apply? Applications should be submitted ONLINE via the Smart Jobs and Careers website.

    Do you need more information? Simply call the contact person listed on the role description.

    Please no unsolicited resumes from recruitment agencies

26 June 2020
Location: Australia Queensland Far North Qld
Work type:
Healthcare and Medical
PLEASE! No enquiries from Recruitment Agencies or Headhunters.

Only direct applications will be considered.

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