Registered Nurse Grade 4 - Community (504643) (North)

 
  • Tasmania Government
  • Australia, Tas
  • Oct 17, 2020
Medicine Full-time

Job Description:

The Tasmanian Health Service is an innovative and dynamic organisation dedicated to improving the health and wellbeing of our community. We are committed to providing the highest levels of healthcare and services.

Hours/Period of Appointment

Permanent, full time, shift work working 76 hours per fortnight to commence from 3 January 2021. Notwithstanding hours may be negotiated with the successful applicant.

Please note that access to the Grade 4 salary range $84,018 - $89,743 is subject to successful application for progression to Grade 4.

Note: This selection process may be used to fill fixed term casual roles if applicable.

Duties

The Registered Nurse – Community:

  • Strengthens health outcomes through the provision of safe, quality, clinically appropriate general and/or specialist nursing knowledge and skills to provide effective nursing care in partnership with patients/clients, their families, and other health professionals within the defined community practice area.
  • Contributes to workplace activities and works collaboratively in assisting and supporting the Nurse Unit Manager/Team Leader and/or Clinical Coordinator/Clinical Nurse Consultant/Clinical Nurse Specialist in achieving the goals of the service by contributing to workplace activities beyond the immediate responsibility of delivering clinical care to clients. This may include active involvement in clinical education, clinical leadership and management, safety and quality, practice development and managing a clinical portfolio.

Essential Requirements

  • Registered with the Nursing and Midwifery Board of Australia as a Registered Nurse.
  • Current Driver's Licence.
  • 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:
a) Crimes of Violence
b) Sex Related Offences
c) Serious Drug Offences
d) Crimes involving dishonesty
e) Serious traffic offences

2. Identification check

3. Disciplinary action in previous employment check.

In order to be considered for this position it is a requirement that you address the selection criteria which are located in the Statement of Duties.

Download the Statement of Duties and Associated Documents

(image) Generic Registered Nurse - Community Grade 4 (October 2020) HPRNL.pdf
(image) Generic Registered Nurse - Community Grade 4 (October 2020) HPRNL.docx
(image) THS Jobs Website Applicant Guide.pdf
(image) THS Jobs Website Applicant Guide.docx

How to apply

Online applications are preferred, please click the blue Apply Now button. If you apply online please do not send a hard copy application as well.

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Complete the following application form and email your application to the listed contact person including the below form:
(image) Application for Employment (PDF).pdf
(image) Application for Employment (Word).docx

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Post your application with the above application form to:
Tasmanian Health Service
Human Resources and Organisational Development
PO Box 1963
LAUNCESTON TAS 7250

For more information

Jan Allford
Nurse Manager, Community Nursing North
Email: [email protected]
Phone: 03 6777 3016

Better health and quality of life around Tasmania. Visit us at www.ths.tas.gov.au

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