Remote Dialysis Nurse


Posted: 23 Nov 2022

Location: Alice Springs NT

Remote Dialysis Nurse required for Purple House – Alice Springs

  • Paid flights, free accom­mo­da­tion and trans­port provided
  • Expe­ri­ence liv­ing and work­ing in a remote abo­rig­i­nal community
  • $120 – 140k Total Remuneration

Why Pur­ple House?

Pur­ple House are proud to say that they have col­lab­o­rat­ed, sup­port­ed and helped many com­mu­ni­ties to get their peo­ple home and now oper­ate dial­y­sis in 19 com­mu­ni­ties across the NT, SA and WA. They also run two mobile dial­y­sis trucks, pro­vide a range of sup­port ser­vices, run a suc­cess­ful social enter­prise and have big plans for more! Pur­ple House have come a long way in 21 years!

What’s in it for you?

  • The chance to work out­side of the hos­pi­tal envi­ron­ment” where you can work inde­pen­dent­ly for a com­mu­ni­ty-run health­care provider
  • Sup­port (leave and finan­cial assis­tance) for fur­ther rel­e­vant study
  • A com­pet­i­tive remu­ner­a­tion pack­age of $120-$140k pa includ­ing PBI salary packaging
  • Flights and trans­porta­tion to and from your remote location
  • Free accom­mo­da­tion, util­i­ties and internet
  • 35 days annu­al leave

What’s the role?

  • Deliv­er­ing high stan­dard dial­y­sis clin­i­cal care in their facilities
  • Coor­di­nat­ing the care of patients with com­plex health needs
  • Pro­vid­ing training/​education to dial­y­sis patients and their fam­i­lies to encour­age well-being and self-care
  • Com­mu­ni­cate with all sorts of peo­ple and being able think on your feet to nego­ti­ate and solve problems

What do you need to apply?

  • A patient cen­tred focus and eye on Pur­ple House’s goal of get­ting peo­ple home on country
  • Being cul­tur­al­ly curi­ous and have respect for cul­ture and country
  • A flex­i­ble, good humoured and resilient style, and being pas­sion­ate and ready for a challenge
  • A min­i­mum 2 years recent haemodial­y­sis expe­ri­ence and AHPRA registration
  • An Aus­tralian dri­vers licence

What’s it like liv­ing in Alice Springs?

Alice Springs is a small town of just 29,000 peo­ple locat­ed in the Red Cen­tre of Aus­tralia, also known as the spir­i­tu­al heart­land of the coun­try. With its dusty red earth, friend­ly locals and plung­ing sky­line, you’ll not be dis­ap­point­ed by this remote town that punch­es way above its weight. Stun­ning land­scapes, remote com­mu­ni­ties, and a unique pio­neer­ing his­to­ry cre­ate a diverse and exhil­a­rat­ing des­ti­na­tion to explore. A thriv­ing, spir­it­ed out­back cen­tre, Alice Springs is as famous for the per­son­al­i­ty of its locals and con­tem­po­rary and tra­di­tion­al art as the nat­ur­al won­ders, includ­ing the stun­ning Lara­p­in­ta Trail and the Mac­Don­nell Ranges, which sur­round it. Take up a desert change – big sky, beau­ti­ful land­scapes, strong culture

If this sounds like a role for you, we want to hear from you. APPLY TODAY by click­ing the Apply for this job” link

Want to find out more about this oppor­tu­ni­ty? Please con­tact Megan on 08 8982 1002.