ED Registered Nurse

Nursing

Posted: 16 Jan 2023

Location: NW TAS

Do you have experience working as a Registered Nurse in an Emergency Department and are looking for a sea change?

The Department of Health, Tasmania currently has multiple Registered Nurse – Emergency Department vacancies at our two hospitals located on the stunning north west coast.

Why North West Tasmania?

Con­sid­er mov­ing to North West Tas­ma­nia to expe­ri­ence won­der­ful beach­es, moun­tains, world her­itage list­ed nation­al parks, hin­ter­land vil­lages, great food, wine and more. Liv­ing in Tas­ma­nia, you will expe­ri­ence a tem­per­ate cli­mate with four dis­tinct sea­sons, world-renowned food and wine, wild and beau­ti­ful land­scapes, a relaxed island lifestyle, and fas­ci­nat­ing his­to­ry. Very afford­able lifestyle with fan­tas­tic prop­er­ties in idyl­lic loca­tions at a frac­tion of the cost com­pared to Australia’s cap­i­tal cities. Traf­fic jams are not com­mon in North West Tas­ma­nia and you will have a great work life balance.

Tas­man­ian | The qui­et pur­suit of the extraordinary

About our Hospitals

The North West Region­al Hospital

The North West Region­al Hos­pi­tal, Burnie is a 160 bed facil­i­ty and is the prin­ci­pal refer­ral cen­tre for the North West Tas­man­ian com­mu­ni­ty and pro­vides gen­er­al med­i­cine, sur­gi­cal (includ­ing orthopaedic), inten­sive care, can­cer ser­vices, pae­di­atric ser­vices, out­pa­tient clin­ics and spe­cial­ist ser­vices. The hos­pi­tal has close ties with the Uni­ver­si­ty of Tas­ma­nia through the Rur­al Clin­i­cal School and with TAFE Tas­ma­nia thus pro­vid­ing oppor­tu­ni­ties for com­pre­hen­sive clin­i­cal train­ing programs.

Burnie has a dynam­ic cul­tur­al life with gal­leries, per­for­mances, exhi­bi­tions, com­mu­ni­ty events and pub­lic spaces fea­tur­ing build­ings by con­tem­po­rary Tas­man­ian archi­tects and design­ers. The 20,000 res­i­dents enjoy a vibrant shop­ping dis­trict that spills onto the beach for seafood and cof­fee. Fan­tas­tic food is avail­able in Burnie’s great choice of restau­rants and cafes. Burnie is a 35-minute dri­ve west of Devon­port and a 90-minute dri­ve from Cra­dle Mountain.

Vis­it the below link to find out more about life in Burnie

https://​www​.dis​cover​burnie​.net/​A​b​o​u​t​/​B​urnie

The Mersey Com­mu­ni­ty Hospital

The Mersey Com­mu­ni­ty Hos­pi­tal, Latrobe has 95 beds and offers gen­er­al and spe­cial­ist health ser­vices includ­ing 24-hour emer­gency depart­ment, gen­er­al med­i­cine day surgery and endoscopy, reha­bil­i­ta­tion, pal­lia­tive care and oncol­o­gy ser­vices along with a vari­ety of spe­cial­ist clin­ics. Mersey Com­mu­ni­ty hos­pi­tal is a ded­i­cat­ed elec­tive surgery cen­tre and pro­vides a mix­ture of gen­er­al hos­pi­tal ser­vices. The hos­pi­tal has close ties with the Uni­ver­si­ty of Tas­ma­nia through the Rur­al Clin­i­cal School and with TAFE Tas­ma­nia thus pro­vid­ing oppor­tu­ni­ties for com­pre­hen­sive clin­i­cal train­ing programs.

Latrobe has all the mod­ern ameni­ties and offers an afford­able lifestyle with fan­tas­tic prop­er­ties in idyl­lic loca­tions. It is nev­er too far to prime organ­ic pro­duce, true farm­ers’ mar­kets, a mul­ti­tude of food fes­ti­vals, nation­al parks, moun­tain bik­ing trails and so much more. Our dual car­riage way, the Bass High­way, con­nects Latrobe to Devon­port and Burnie (10 and 40 min­utes away respec­tive­ly) which offer city con­ve­niences. The bustling city of Launce­s­ton is only an hour away from Latrobe.

Vis­it the below link to find out more about life in Latrobe

https://​www​.dis​cover​tas​ma​nia​.com​.au/​p​l​a​c​e​s​/​n​o​r​t​h​-​w​e​s​t​/​l​a​t​robe/

For more infor­ma­tion and how to apply, please vis­it the below links

Clos­ing dates 27/2/2023 at 11:55pm