Clinical Nurse/Midwife – Remote Practice Program


Posted: 6 Oct 2023

Location: Top End Health NT

The aim of the Transition to Practice program is to create a supported clinical pathway for nurses and provide the skills and knowledge to practice competently in Remote Primary Health Care (PHC).

  • Nurse Lev­el 3 (Remu­ner­a­tion Pack­age Range $122,367 — $130,634
  • NT Health, Pri­ma­ry Health Care
  • Fixed vacan­cy for 12 months com­menc­ing 27/02/2024 in var­i­ous loca­tions through­out NT
  • Dar­win Kather­ine and North­ern Australia

The aim of the Tran­si­tion to Prac­tice pro­gram is to cre­ate a sup­port­ed clin­i­cal path­way for nurs­es and pro­vide the skills and knowl­edge to prac­tice com­pe­tent­ly in Remote Pri­ma­ry Health Care (PHC).

The Pro­gram:

  • We are look­ing for nurs­es with broad based expe­ri­ence. To qual­i­fy for the pro­gram you will need a min­i­mum of 3 years post grad­u­ate experience
  • The pro­gram runs for twelve months based in a remote NT com­mu­ni­ty, employed at the N3 level
  • After com­ple­tion of the 12 month pro­gram, par­tic­i­pants will be able to apply for a vacant N4 lev­el posi­tion, and be encour­aged to com­plete the grad­u­ate cer­tifi­cate in remote health prac­tice with Flinders University
  • Relo­ca­tion to the com­mu­ni­ty and accom­mo­da­tion are provided 

Through­out the twelve months you will attend the fol­low­ing cours­es: Mater­ni­ty Emer­gency Course (MEC), Remote Emer­gency Course (REC), Tran­si­tion to Remote Nurse Prac­tice (TRAN to RAN), com­plet­ed online approved Vac­ci­na­tion Course

  • Phar­ma­cother­a­peu­tics, as well as oth­er pro­fes­sion­al devel­op­ment opportunities
  • Can­di­dates will com­plete: Essen­tial Train­ing, reflec­tive prac­tice on out­lined domains of care, observed con­sults, and a case study all of which are con­tained in the TEHS Tran­si­tion to Remote Pro­gram Prac­tice Workbook;
  • Allo­cat­ed Remote Nurse Edu­ca­tion Team, to help and guide you along this jour­ney to offer sup­port, guid­ance and reg­u­lar vis­its to community

For fur­ther infor­ma­tion about this vacan­cy please con­tact Rebec­ca Ear­le on 0439 424 288 or rebecca.​earle@​nt.​gov.​au | Jerome Min­gi on 0472 755 571 or Jerome.​mingi@​nt.​gov.​au | Joanne Jenk­ins on 0448 427 344 or Joanne.​Jenkins@​nt.​gov.​au

Quote vacan­cy num­ber: 72230118

Clos­ing date: 10/12/2023

Appli­ca­tions should con­sist of a one page sum­ma­ry sheet, resume / CV and copies of rel­e­vant qualifications.

For a copy of the Job Descrip­tion or to view career oppor­tu­ni­ties in the North­ern Ter­ri­to­ry Gov­ern­ment please vis­ithttps://​jobs​.nt​.gov​.au/​H​o​m​e​/​J​o​b​D​e​t​a​i​l​s​?​r​t​f​I​d​=​278604