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Clinical Nurse


Posted: 9 Jul 2024

Location: Pilbara WA

This is for a Permanent Full Time, Permanent Part Time, Fixed Term Full Time or Fixed Term Part Time appointment at various hours per fortnight, with the possibility of extension(s) and/or permanency.

  • Salary: RN Lev­el 2 $99,431 — $105,002 p.a. pro rata (plus 11.5% superannuation)
  • Loca­tion: Onslow
  • Unit/​Division: WACHS Pilbara
  • Work Type: Per­ma­nent — Part Time, Per­ma­nent — Full Time, Fixed Term — Part Time, Fixed Term — Full Time
  • Posi­tion No: 00001170
  • Clos­ing Date: 2024-08-05 4:00 PM (YYYY-MM-DD)

About this role: The pri­ma­ry respon­si­bil­i­ty of the Clin­i­cal Nurse is to man­age, coor­di­nate and deliv­er com­pre­hen­sive evi­denced based nurs­ing care for patients, using lead­er­ship and advanced nurs­ing skills and knowl­edge rel­e­vant to the prac­tice setting.

What we are look­ing for:

  • Advanced clin­i­cal knowl­edge and expe­ri­ence in the deliv­ery of evi­dence-based nurs­ing care, and advanced skills in plan­ning, coor­di­na­tion and deci­sion mak­ing with­in the rel­e­vant prac­tice setting
  • Well-devel­oped team lead­er­ship skills to dri­ve a pos­i­tive team environment
  • Excel­lent inter­per­son­al and effec­tive com­mu­ni­ca­tion skills 

What we can offer you: In addi­tion to the great salary our employ­ees enjoy an amaz­ing range of benefits:

  • Loca­tion based allowances including:
    • Addi­tion­al North West paid leave
    • Dis­trict Allowance — region­al specific
    • Annu­al trav­el sub­sidy (ALTC)
    • Air-con­di­tion­ing sub­sidy allowance.
  • Heav­i­ly sub­sidised hous­ing Gov­ern­ment Region­al Offi­cer Housing
  • Relo­ca­tion allowance 
  • Paid study Leave assis­tance – region­al spe­cif­ic as per EBA
  • Gen­er­ous salary pack­ag­ing benefits:
    • Up to $9010 on a range of ben­e­fits such as mort­gage, your rent or oth­er every­day liv­ing expenses
    • Up to $2650 on meal enter­tain­ment, hol­i­day accom­mo­da­tion and venue hire
    • Access to novat­ed leas­ing to use pre-tax dol­lars for a car and expenses
    • Plus, Addi­tion­al Remote Area Spe­cif­ic Benefits.
  • Flex­i­ble work­ing and leave arrangements 
  • Pro­fes­sion­al Devel­op­ment opportunities 
  • Con­tin­u­ous learn­ing opportunities
  • 11.5% Super­an­nu­a­tion Guar­an­tee. For fur­ther infor­ma­tion click here.
  • As a WA Coun­try Health Ser­vice employ­ee you’re enti­tled to dis­counts across some pri­vate health care funds. Please see attached fly­er for fur­ther details.

The Coun­try Nurs­ing & Mid­wifery incen­tive pro­gram is avail­able to new and exist­ing nurs­es and mid­wives — across a broad range of patient-fac­ing roles — on fixed term or per­ma­nent con­tracts at 76 select loca­tions. Eli­gi­ble nurs­es and mid­wives can receive between $5,000 and $17,000 in sup­port over 12 months (WA Coun­try Health Ser­vice — Coun­try Nurs­ing and Mid­wifery Incen­tive Pro­gram).

About the Area: Onslow is a beau­ti­ful coastal town sit­u­at­ed between Exmouth and Kar­ratha, with a nice, sun­ny cli­mate with great oppor­tu­ni­ties for those who love fish­ing, his­to­ry and nature, with its Sun­rise and sun­set beach­es and unique beau­ty. Close to Kar­i­ji­ni and Mill­stream Chich­ester Parks, and the ocean par­adise of the Mack­er­el islands, a clus­ter of beau­ti­ful islands and Mon­te­bel­lo islands with mag­nif­i­cent coral reefs ide­al for swim­ming, snorkelling and fish­ing. Onslow has a grow­ing com­mu­ni­ty and offers a relaxed coastal lifestyle, with direct flights to Perth. 

Learn more about liv­ing and work­ing in coun­try WA by vis­it­ing our web­site at WA Coun­try Health Ser­vice — Liv­ing and work­ing in coun­try WA. and Work With Us/​In Their Words and fur­ther links below about liv­ing in Onslow

Want to know more about this role? We encour­age you to con­tact Hay­ley Aliphon on Tel: 08 9184 3205 or email Hayley.​Aliphon@​health.​wa.​gov.​au

Eli­gi­bil­i­ty to Apply: Aus­tralian cit­i­zen­ship or per­ma­nent res­i­den­cy is an essen­tial require­ment for appli­cants to be con­sid­ered for per­ma­nent posi­tions in the pub­lic sector.

How to Apply: Appli­cants are request­ed to apply online http://​www​.jobs​.health​.wa​.gov.…;