Registered Nurse


Posted: 13 Nov 2023

Location: Flinders Island TAS

Strengthen health outcomes through the provision of safe quality, clinically appropriate nursing care in partnership with patients/clients, their families and other health professionals.

The role:

  • The Reg­is­tered Nurse: strength­ens health out­comes through the pro­vi­sion of safe qual­i­ty, clin­i­cal­ly appro­pri­ate nurs­ing care in part­ner­ship with patients/​clients, their fam­i­lies and oth­er health professionals.

Note: — Please refer to the State­ment of Duties below for all the selec­tion cri­te­ria of this posi­tion to address in your application. 

Flinders Island Mul­ti Purpose-Centre

  • The Flinders Island Mul­ti-Pur­pose Cen­tre com­pris­es nine aged care beds, five acute beds, an Out­pa­tient and Emer­gency ser­vice, phys­io­ther­a­py, x‑ray, podiatry/​footcare and vis­it­ing services.
  • Flinders Island is a rur­al and remote tier one facil­i­ty well sup­port­ed by GPs.
  • A scenic island with a wel­com­ing com­mu­ni­ty of approx­i­mate­ly 900 people.

Details of Appointment

Mul­ti­ple per­ma­nent, full time and part time shift-work­er (ful­ly rota­tion­al) posi­tions avail­able, work­ing up to 76 hours per fort­night com­menc­ing as soon as possible.

*notwith­stand­ing hours to be nego­ti­at­ed with the suc­cess­ful applicant

  • Appli­cants should note that, for a peri­od of twelve months from the date of pub­li­ca­tion, this selec­tion process may be used to fill sub­se­quent or sim­i­lar full time and part time vacancies.

Salary: $69,835 — $96,428 pro rata, per annum + 11% super­an­nu­a­tion + access to salary packaging

  • Salary range is in accor­dance with Nurs­es and Mid­wives (Tas­man­ian State Ser­vice) Agree­ment 2019


Suc­cess­ful appli­cants will be required to meet the essen­tial criteria:

  1. Reg­is­tered with the Nurs­ing and Mid­wifery Board of Aus­tralia as a Reg­is­tered Nurse

The Head of the State Ser­vice has deter­mined that the per­son nom­i­nat­ed for this job is to sat­is­fy a pre‑employment check before tak­ing up the appoint­ment, on pro­mo­tion or trans­fer. The fol­low­ing checks are to be conducted:

  1. Con­vic­tion checks in the fol­low­ing areas:
  • crimes of violence
  • sex relat­ed offences
  • seri­ous drug offences
  • crimes involv­ing dishonesty
  1. Iden­ti­fi­ca­tion check
  2. Dis­ci­pli­nary action in pre­vi­ous employ­ment check.

Down­load the State­ment of Duties and any Asso­ci­at­ed Documents

We encour­age you to review the Appli­cant Guide, State­ment of Duties, pri­or to apply­ing for an overview of the duties, pro­gram, selec­tion process and selec­tion criteria.

State­ment of Duties

Appli­cant Guide

How to Apply

Apply Online. https://careers.pageuppeople.c… This ensures impor­tant ques­tions about you are answered. 

You will be prompt­ed to com­plete a 1 – 2 page appli­ca­tion detail­ing your expe­ri­ence, skills and knowl­edge as they relate to the attached State­ment of Duties.

Please note:

  • We do not require a sep­a­rate state­ment address­ing the selec­tion cri­te­ria in the State­ment of Duties.
  • All attach­ments must be in Microsoft Word or PDF format.
  • Ref­er­ee details are sub­mit­ted as part of the online appli­ca­tion so make sure you have the con­tact details of two ref­er­ees before applying.


For more information 

Pene­lope Ciesiolka

Posi­tion: Act­ing Nurse Unit Man­ag­er — Flinders Island
Phone: (03) 6359 0200
E‑mail: penelope.​ciesiolka@​ths.​tas.​gov.​au

Impor­tant information

The email account you pro­vide when sub­mit­ting job appli­ca­tions will be used in cor­re­spon­dence to you. It is impor­tant that this is kept up to date and mon­i­tored regularly.

To update your email address (or con­tact num­ber), log in to www​.jobs​.tas​.gov​.au and look for Exist­ing appli­cant login” where you can update your details

The Depart­ment of Health val­ues work­force diver­si­ty and recog­nis­es the val­ue each per­son offers which is shaped by their unique char­ac­ter­is­tics, back­ground, expe­ri­ences, knowl­edge, skills, val­ues and perspectives.