Flight Nurse

Nursing 3 Oct 2019

Full Time Position 

The Roy­al Fly­ing Doc­tor Ser­vice of Aus­tralia (RFDS) is one of the largest and most com­pre­hen­sive aeromed­ical organ­i­sa­tions in the world. Using the lat­est in avi­a­tion, med­ical and com­mu­ni­ca­tions tech­nol­o­gy, we deliv­er tele­health and a 24-hour emer­gency retrieval ser­vice to rur­al and remote Australia.

The Roy­al Fly­ing Doc­tor Ser­vice of Aus­tralia (RFDS) South East­ern Sec­tion is now seek­ing appli­ca­tions from Reg­is­tered Nurs­es with Mid­wifery qual­i­fi­ca­tions to join our Dub­bo Med­ical Team in the full time posi­tion of Flight Nurse. As a Flight Nurse you will pro­vide emer­gency, inter-hos­pi­tal and retrieval in-flight care through­out the SE Sec­tion’s Net­work, an area of 640,000 sq km cov­er­ing areas of remote NSW, SA and Qld. 

To apply you must:

  • Have the right to work in Australia
  • Be a reg­is­tered nurse and reg­is­tered mid­wife with AHPRA
  • Have crit­i­cal care qual­i­fi­ca­tions and/​or expe­ri­ence (ED or ICU
  • Have a min­i­mum of five years post grad­u­ate experience

In return, the RFDS SE offers:

  • Excep­tion­al pro­fes­sion­al sat­is­fac­tion in a unique work environment
  • FTE com­mence­ment salary of $123,268 per annum plus 9.5% super­an­nu­a­tion plus salary packaging 
  • Relo­ca­tion expens­es reim­bursed as per policy
  • Six (6) weeks annu­al leave per year
  • Gen­er­ous salary pack­ag­ing options
  • Ongo­ing pro­fes­sion­al devel­op­ment and study leave

For more infor­ma­tion: Please con­tact Peo­ple and Cul­ture via email careers@​rfdsse.​org.​au

To apply: Email your resume, cov­er let­ter and copies of your qual­i­fi­ca­tions to careers@​rfdsse.​org.​au

The posi­tion is based in Dub­bo and FIFO arrange­ments are not avail­able.

Appli­ca­tions close Fri­day, 1st Novem­ber 2019 

Any pub­lished clos­ing dates are esti­mat­ed, the RFDS SE aim to fill vacan­cies as quick­ly as pos­si­ble. This means that we will close advert as soon as we have found the right can­di­date and this may be before the pub­lished clos­ing date. We would there­fore advise inter­est­ed appli­cants to sub­mit an appli­ca­tion as ear­ly as possible.

The RFDS Of Aus­tralia Is An Equal Oppor­tu­ni­ty Employer