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Clinical Nurse- School Youth


Posted: 17 May 2024

Location: Thursday Island QLD

Work and Live in Paradise. Join our dedicated team, enjoy the challenges and make a difference in the community.

Job details

  • Posi­tion sta­tus Fixed Term Temporary
  • Posi­tion type Full-time
  • Occu­pa­tion­al group Health — Nursing
  • Clas­si­fi­ca­tion Nurse Grade 6 (1)
  • Work­place Loca­tion Cairns region,Far North Qld
  • Job ad ref­er­ence QLD/TC562606
  • Clos­ing date 05-Jun-2024
  • Year­ly salary $107960.00 — $115604.00
  • Fort­night­ly salary $4138.10 — $4431.10
  • Job dura­tion Tem­po­rary Full Time for 12 months
  • Con­tact per­son Abby Conry
  • Con­tact details 0427 645 437 Access the Nation­al Relay Service

Tell me more…The pur­pose of this role is to sup­port and enhance the capac­i­ty of schools to devel­op struc­tures and envi­ron­ments for young peo­ple under­tak­ing sec­ondary edu­ca­tion in a mul­ti­cul­tur­al pre­dom­i­nant­ly Abo­rig­i­nal and Tor­res Strait Islander com­mu­ni­ty. The posi­tion enables and rein­forces young peo­ple’s abil­i­ty to pro­mote health and well­be­ing by pro­vid­ing health infor­ma­tion, advice, sup­port and referral. 

This role may be eli­gi­ble for the Queens­land Health Attrac­tion Incen­tive. See link — Work­force attrac­tion incen­tive scheme | Careers (health​.qld​.gov​.au)

To be suc­cess­ful in this role you will have:

  • Demon­strat­ed abil­i­ty to plan, coor­di­nate, imple­ment and eval­u­ate client care for young peo­ple and the school com­mu­ni­ty with con­sid­er­a­tion to vary­ing cul­tur­al needs.
  • Demon­strat­ed abil­i­ty to ini­ti­ate, and coor­di­nate health pro­mo­tion and com­mu­ni­ty devel­op­ment activ­i­ties in a school setting.
  • Will­ing­ness to acquire knowl­edge appro­pri­ate to inter­act in Abo­rig­i­nal and Tor­res Strait Island peo­ple and communities.

If this sounds like the right fit for you, Tor­res and Cape can offer you:

  • Base com­pris­ing salary between $107,960.00- $115,604.00 per annum
  • Gen­er­ous employ­er con­tri­bu­tion to super­an­nu­a­tion (12.75%)
  • Salary pack­ag­ing option to increase your take home pay
  • Work / Life bal­ance, vari­ety and flexibility
  • Great sup­port team 

Require­ments for the role:

  • Post grad­u­ate qual­i­fi­ca­tion in Nurs­ing or work­ing towards is high­ly desirable.
  • Par­tic­i­pate in an on-call ros­ter as applicable.
  • Trav­el across the TCHHS may be a require­ment of this posi­tion in com­mer­cial and/​or light air­craft and 4WD vehicles.

For addi­tion­al infor­ma­tion regard­ing the respon­si­bil­i­ties, manda­to­ry qual­i­fi­ca­tions and/​or oth­er require­ments for this posi­tion please refer to the role description.

About Tor­res and Cape Hos­pi­tal and Health Ser­vices vis­it TCHHS web­site

How do I apply? Appli­ca­tions should be sub­mit­ted ONLINE via the Smart Jobs and Careers web­site https://​smartjobs​.qld​.gov​.au/j….

Do you need more infor­ma­tion? Sim­ply call the con­tact per­son list­ed on the role description.

Please no unso­licit­ed resumes from recruit­ment agencies.