Nurse Clinical Specialist, PHC – Remote


Posted: 8 Sep 2021

Location: NT

If you want your career to go places then join Department of Health in the Northern Territory. The challenges and opportunities in health and community care in the Territory are like no other in Australia, from remote Aboriginal health to tropical health and urban tertiary care. Continued investments in Aboriginal health, remote health, and acute care and community services offer many opportunities for health professionals who want to be part of making a difference.

  • Pri­ma­ry Health Care Cen­tral Australia
  • Nurse Lev­el 4 RDO (Remu­ner­a­tion Pack­age Range $127,156 — $136,490)
  • Sev­er­al ongo­ing vacan­cies avail­able in the NT

NT Health, Cen­tral Australia 

Nurse Lev­el 4 RDO (Remu­ner­a­tion Pack­age Range $127,156 — $136,490)

Com­pris­ing salary $109,921 — $118,093, super­an­nu­a­tion, leave load­ing and the val­ue of 2 weeks extra recre­ation leave.

In addi­tion to the above pack­ages pro­fes­sion­al devel­op­ment allowances, remote local­i­ty and salary sac­ri­fice pro­vi­sions apply. 

Fur­nished accom­mo­da­tion with ameni­ties (electricity/​landline/​internet) provided.

Pri­ma­ry Health Care Cen­tral Australia

Sev­er­al ongo­ing vacan­cies are avail­able in var­i­ous loca­tions through­out the North­ern Territory.

Pri­ma­ry and Pub­lic Health Care offers more than desert and remote places; we offer the oppor­tu­ni­ty to make a difference.

Nowhere else will you expe­ri­ence the vast diver­si­ty of nurs­ing oth­er than in rur­al and remote cen­tral Aus­tralia, from out­back sun­sets, to diverse friend­ly out­back com­mu­ni­ties, Cen­tral Aus­tralia Pri­ma­ry and Pub­lic Health Care offers fan­tas­tic oppor­tu­ni­ties to Remote Area Nurses.

Peo­ple liv­ing in rur­al and remote areas in Aus­tralia face sev­er­al chal­lenges when it comes to receiv­ing ade­quate health care. 

As part of a mul­ti­dis­ci­pli­nary remote health team, you will pro­vide appro­pri­ate, sound clin­i­cal and pro­fes­sion­al care, which affects the work process­es, ser­vices, and clients of the spe­cial­i­ty ser­vice. This posi­tion requires a min­i­mum for 4 years broad based nurs­ing expe­ri­ence rel­e­vant to deliv­ery of remote pri­ma­ry health care. Appli­cants are required to hold cur­rent Remote Emer­gency qual­i­fi­ca­tion, Mater­ni­ty Emer­gency Qual­i­fi­ca­tion and Vac­ci­na­tion Cer­tifi­cate. Appli­cants will be required to hold a man­u­al dri­vers licence and be required to trav­el via 4WD or light air­craft to remote com­mu­ni­ties in Cen­tral Australia.

For fur­ther infor­ma­tion please con­tact Mark Rus­sell on 08 8951 7118 or mark.​russell@​nt.​gov.​au

Quote vacan­cy num­ber: 73210828

Vacan­cy clos­ing date: 21/09/21

Appli­ca­tion infor­ma­tion: Appli­cants should address the selec­tion cri­te­ria, pro­vide a cur­rent CV and con­tact details for 2 ref­er­ees (prefer­ably an email address). For a copy of the Job Descrip­tion and to apply online please vis­it https://​jobs​.nt​.gov​.au/​H​o​m​e​/​J​o​b​D​e​t​a​i​l​s​?​r​t​f​I​d​=​220760

Note: The pre­ferred or rec­om­mend­ed appli­cant will be required to hold a cur­rent Work­ing with Chil­dren Clear­ance notice (appli­ca­tion forms avail­able from SAFE NT @ https://​forms​.pfes​.nt​.gov​.au/​s​afent) and under­go a crim­i­nal his­to­ry check. A crim­i­nal his­to­ry will not exclude an appli­cant from this posi­tion unless it is a rel­e­vant crim­i­nal history.

Infor­ma­tion on the North­ern Ter­ri­to­ry and its great lifestyle is avail­able at www​.aus​tralias​north​ern​ter​ri​to​ry​.com​.au

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