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Registered Nurse - Community


Posted: 19 Jan 2022

Location: Ulverstone TAS

Department of Health are seeking applicants for the role of Registered Nurse – Community to work for the Community Rapid Response Service based in Ulverstone, Tasmania.

The Ser­vice:

The North West Com­mu­ni­ty Rapid Response Ser­vice (Com­RRS) is a com­mu­ni­ty based, hos­pi­tal avoid­ance ser­vice that works col­lab­o­ra­tive­ly with the client’s GP to pro­vide care in the client’s home that they would oth­er­wise have to go to hos­pi­tal to receive.

Com­RRS is a Nurse Prac­ti­tion­er (NP) lead ser­vice that oper­ates 7 days per week, 14 hours per day.

Com­RRS clin­i­cians deliv­er time­ly, com­plex, client cen­tred care across the North West Coast of Tas­ma­nia from Port Sorell in the East to Wyn­yard in the West, is based in Ulverstone.

We are look­ing for Reg­is­tered Nurs­es with demon­strat­ed advanced clin­i­cal skills to work with­in a ser­vice mod­el that requires a rapid acute response to those in the com­mu­ni­ty with an acute ill­ness or an exac­er­ba­tion of a pre-exist­ing com­plex or chron­ic con­di­tion. If you would like to work in a dynam­ic, can do focused, team envi­ron­ment we want to hear from you!

Details of Appointment

Mul­ti­ple Per­ma­nent Full Time Shift Work­er posi­tions work­ing 76 hours per fortnight 

Salary: $67,982 — $93,964 per annum + 10% superannuation 

You’ll have access to salary pack­age a range of ben­e­fits includ­ing liv­ing expens­es up to $9,010 + $2,650 in meal enter­tain­ment each FBT year + oth­er ben­e­fits if eligible. 

What We Offer

  • Flex­i­ble work­ing hours to enable work/​life balance
  • Relo­ca­tion allowance for suc­cess­ful inter­state appli­cants can be negotiated
  • Post grad­u­ate qual­i­fi­ca­tion allowance
  • Diverse career path­ways includ­ing oppor­tu­ni­ties for sec­ond­ment into high­er duties and access to high­er duties allowance

Essen­tial Requirements

  • Reg­is­tered with the Nurs­ing and Mid­wifery Board of Aus­tralia as a Reg­is­tered Nurse
  • Cur­rent Dri­ver’s licence
  • Pre-employ­ment Checks. 

For more infor­ma­tion and how to apply 

Please vis­it our web­site


Lynn Sims

Posi­tion: Nurse Unit Man­ag­er — Com­mu­ni­ty Rapid Response Service

Phone: 6464 3080
Email: lynn.​sims@​ths.​tas.​gov.​au

About North West Tasmania

NW Tas­ma­nia is way too beau­ti­ful with stun­ning beach­es, tons of nation­al parks and World Her­itage sites. Very afford­able lifestyle with fan­tas­tic prop­er­ties in idyl­lic loca­tions at a frac­tion of the cost com­pared to Australia’s cap­i­tal cities. You are close to every­thing and dri­ve home from work is def­i­nite­ly over in a few min­utes, so you have a bet­ter work life bal­ance. Traf­fic jam is not a com­mon term in Tas­ma­nia. Liv­ing in Tas­ma­nia offers you access to prime organ­ic pro­duce, true farm­ers’ mar­kets, a mul­ti­tude of food fes­ti­vals and so much more. 

Please vis­it http://​www​.makeit​tas​ma​nia​.com​.au and www​.dis​cover​tas​ma​nia​.com​.au