Nurse/Midwife Management Coordinator – Quality and Safety

Nursing, Midwifery

Posted: 27 Feb 2024

Location: Tennant Creek NT

This position offers a career changing opportunity for an experienced clinician with a background in Quality Improvement & Infection Prevention

  • Nurse Lev­el 5 RDO (Remu­ner­a­tion Pack­age Range $149,681 — $155,897)
  • Pri­ma­ry Health – Bark­ly Region
  • Ongo­ing and fixed vacan­cy for 2 years avail­able in Ten­nant Creek

As per mer­it selec­tion prin­ci­ples, an applicant’s suit­abil­i­ty for this vacan­cy will be deter­mined hav­ing regard to their knowl­edge, skills, qual­i­fi­ca­tions and expe­ri­ence, and poten­tial for future devel­op­ment. Whilst a post­grad­u­ate qual­i­fi­ca­tion is an essen­tial require­ment for ongo­ing appoint­ment to this vacan­cy, all appli­cants will be assessed. If the most suit­able appli­cant does not hold the qual­i­fi­ca­tion they may be appoint­ed on a fixed term basis with ongo­ing appoint­ment sub­ject to them attain­ing the qual­i­fi­ca­tion dur­ing the fixed term period.

This posi­tion offers a career chang­ing oppor­tu­ni­ty for an expe­ri­enced clin­i­cian with a back­ground in Qual­i­ty Improve­ment & Infec­tion Pre­ven­tion to work in a mul­ti­dis­ci­pli­nary team reg­u­lat­ing com­pli­ance and pro­vid­ing lead­er­ship with rel­e­vant accred­i­ta­tion stan­dards, infec­tion pre­ven­tion and con­trol stan­dards and Con­tin­u­ous Qual­i­ty Improve­ment ini­tia­tives. Appli­cants must have demon­strat­ed abil­i­ty to pro­vide lead­er­ship and facil­i­tate team­work, as well as clin­i­cal and pro­fes­sion­al knowl­edge in the area of safe­ty and qual­i­ty & infec­tion pre­ven­tion con­trol. Will­ing to trav­el intra-ter­ri­to­ry to remote com­mu­ni­ties in the Bark­ly region by road or light air­craft, includ­ing overnight stays and expe­ri­ence dri­ving a man­u­al vehi­cle with eli­gi­bil­i­ty to obtain an NT man­u­al dri­vers licence is essential.

The Bark­ly region is known for its beau­ti­ful desert land­scapes, whilst in Ten­nant Creek take the oppor­tu­ni­ty of swim­ming, canoe­ing or kayak­ing on Lake Maryanne or just relax and enjoy the scenic land­scape. Remote trav­el is essen­tial to ful­fil the require­ments of the position.

For fur­ther infor­ma­tion about this vacan­cy please con­tact Gai Di Don­na on 08 8962 4264 or Gai.​didonna@​nt.​gov.​au

Quote vacan­cy num­ber: 9545

Clos­ing date: 11/3/2024

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​=​288453