Nurse/Midwife Clinical Specialist Remote Area Nurse

Nursing, Midwifery

Posted: 9 Nov 2023

Location: East Arnhem NT

Are you looking for a role where you can make an impact on the health and wellbeing of people and promote change in a remote location?

  • Nurse Lev­el 4 RDO (Remu­ner­a­tion Pack­age Range $135,994 — $145,986)
  • East Arn­hem Pri­ma­ry Health Care
  • Fixed vacan­cy for 2 years in Alyangula

An excit­ing oppor­tu­ni­ty has become avail­able for a skilled nurs­ing pro­fes­sion­al to join the East Arn­hem Pop­u­la­tion and Pri­ma­ry Health Care (PPHC) team as a remote Pri­ma­ry Health Care Nurse at Alyan­gu­la Clinic.

As a Pri­ma­ry Health Care Nurse you will employ spe­cial­ist nurs­ing expe­ri­ence, skills and applied knowl­edge and under­stand­ing of issues affect­ing Abo­rig­i­nal Health and the prin­ci­ples of Pri­ma­ry Health Care. You will demon­strate knowl­edge of sys­tem improve­ment, risk man­age­ment and clin­i­cal infor­ma­tion sys­tems with an over­ar­ch­ing com­mit­ment to safe­ty and quality.

Hous­ing for this posi­tion is based in the beau­ti­ful sea­side town of Alyan­gu­la, Groote Eylandt which is sit­u­at­ed rough­ly 50 kilo­me­tres from the North­ern Ter­ri­to­ry main­land in the Gulf of Car­pen­taria. The Groote Eylandt Arch­i­pel­ago con­sists of 3 main com­mu­ni­ties and mul­ti­ple homelands/​outstations, with a pre­dom­i­nate­ly Abo­rig­i­nal pop­u­la­tion of rough­ly 2,800 people.

Groote Eylandt is a fan­tas­tic place to live, learn and work. It is known for its pris­tine nat­ur­al and marine envi­ron­ment, spec­tac­u­lar scenery, Abo­rig­i­nal art and cul­ture and some of the best beach­es in Aus­tralia. Click on the link to explore East Arn­hem: https://​north​ern​ter​ri​to​ry​.com/​a​r​n​h​e​m​-land

Through grow­ing your career in the Ter­ri­to­ry you will be offered a com­pet­i­tive salary, salary pack­ag­ing, 6 weeks annu­al recre­ation­al leave and oth­er remote area incen­tives such as freight allowance, relo­ca­tion sup­port, ful­ly fur­nished accom­mo­da­tion and three return fares to Dar­win or a des­ti­na­tion of equiv­a­lent fare pric­ing annually.

For fur­ther infor­ma­tion about this vacan­cy please con­tact Pamela O’Re­gan on 08 8987 6255 or Alyangula.​Clinicmgr@​nt.​gov.​au

Quote vacan­cy num­ber: 24006

Clos­ing date: 06/12/2023

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 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​=​275651