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Nurse Practitioner - Diabetes (523147)


Posted: 6 Jun 2024

Location: Launceston TAS

Within the THS Framework and in accordance with Agency Policy and Procedures the Nurse Practitioner (NP) - Diabetes is responsible, within the defined scope of practice, for the development, provision and evaluation of Diabetes clinical/community nursing care that ensures optimal patient/client/family and community outcomes.

Posi­tion details

  • Appli­ca­tions close: Sun­day 16 June, 2024 11:55 PM AEST
  • Award/​Classification: Nurs­es and Mid­wives (Tas­man­ian State Ser­vice) Award, Reg­is­tered Nurse, Grade 8, Lev­el 3
  • Salary: $139,948 per annum
  • Employ­ment type: Full Time, Mul­ti­ple FTE — F/T & P/​Tpos
  • Region: North
  • Loca­tion: L1, NICS Bld­ng, 41 Franklin St

The role:

  • The NP draws upon their pro­fes­sion­al com­pe­ten­cies to improve clin­i­cal ser­vice out­comes through effec­tive research and qual­i­ty improve­ment activ­i­ties and will active­ly par­tic­i­pate state-wide and nation­al­ly in research, pub­li­ca­tion, and edu­ca­tion in the spe­cial­ty of Dia­betes management/​care.
  • The NP is respon­si­ble as a leader, advi­sor and men­tor for oth­er senior nurs­es prac­tic­ing in the field of Dia­betes management/​care.

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

The Dia­betes Clinic:

  • Flex­i­ble Hours.
  • Accom­mo­da­tion sup­port avail­able if required.
  • Fam­i­ly friend­ly position.

Details of Appointment

Fixed term, full time/​part time, day work­er posi­tion work­ing 76 hours per fort­night, com­menc­ing as soon as you are able to join our team until 15 May 2025.

*notwith­stand­ing hours may 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: $139,948 per annum. Our Employ­er 11% super­an­nu­a­tion con­tri­bu­tion is on top of this amount.

You’ll have access to salary pack­age a range of ben­e­fits includ­ing liv­ing expens­es up to $9,010 + $2,650 in meal enter­tain­ment each FBT year + oth­er ben­e­fits if eligible. 

  • Salary range is in accor­dance with Nurs­es and Mid­wives (Tas­man­ian State Ser­vice) Agree­ment 2023


Suc­cess­ful appli­cants will be required to meet the essen­tial criteria:

  1. Reg­is­tered with the Nurs­ing and Mid­wifery Board of Aus­tralia as a Reg­is­tered Nurse and endorsed to prac­tice as a nurse prac­ti­tion­er.
    *Registration/​licences that are essen­tial require­ments of this role must remain cur­rent and valid at all times whilst employed in this role and the sta­tus of these may be checked at any time dur­ing employ­ment. It is the employee’s respon­si­bil­i­ty to ensure that registration/​licences remain cur­rent and to advise the Employ­er if their cir­cum­stances change. This includes noti­fy­ing the Employ­er if a registration/​licence is revoked, can­celled or has its con­di­tions altered.

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:
    1. crimes of violence 
    2. sex relat­ed offences
    3. seri­ous drug offences
    4. crimes involv­ing dishonesty
  2. Iden­ti­fi­ca­tion check
  3. Dis­ci­pli­nary action in pre­vi­ous employ­ment check.

How to Apply

Apply Online. Please click the Apply” but­ton at https://careers.pageuppeople.c…. This ensures impor­tant ques­tions about you are answered. 

You will be prompt­ed to com­plete a 1 – 2 page appli­ca­tion out­lin­ing 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.
  • 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.

Down­load the State­ment of Duties and any Asso­ci­at­ed Doc­u­ments at https://careers.pageuppeople.c…