Nurse Practitioner - ComRRS and HiTH (524919)

  • Tasmania Government
  • Australia, Tas
  • Nov 20, 2020
Medicine Full-time, Flexible

Job Description:


$123,137 per annum

in accordance with the Nurses and Midwives (Tasmanian State Service Agreement) 2019


Registered Nurse Grade 8 Level 3


Nurses and Midwives (Tasmanian State Service) Award

Period of Employment

Fixed term, full time, shift work (fully rotational), working 76 hours per fortnight commencing as soon as possible until 30 September 2021

Please note that part time hours may be negotiated with the successful applicant.


Community Care and Coordination South


Within the Tasmanian Health Service (THS) Framework, and in accordance with Agency policies and procedures, the Nurse Practitioner (NP) is responsible, within the defined scope of practice, for high level clinical leadership in the development, provision and evaluation of Community Rapid Response Service (ComRRS), Hospital in the Home (HiTH) and Community and Sub-Acute Services including New Norfolk District Hospital that ensures optimal patient/client/family and community outcomes.

The NP draws upon their professional competencies to improve clinical service outcomes through effective research and quality improvement activities, and will actively participate statewide and nationally, in acute, sub-acute and community research, publication and education.

The NP is responsible as a leader, advisor and mentor for other nurses and clinicians to ensure high level clinical excellence in ComRRS, HiTH and Community and Sub-Acute Services.

Essential Requirements

  • Registered with the Nursing and Midwifery Board of Australia and endorsed to practice as a Nurse Practitioner.

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
2. Identification check
3. Disciplinary action in previous employment check

Applicants should note that, for a period of six months from the date of publication, this selection process may be used to fill subsequent or similar full time and part time vacancies.

(image) 524919 Nurse Practitioner - ComRRS & HiTH G8-3 (April 2020) HPRNL.pdf
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(image) Applicant Guide.pdf
(image) Applicant Guide.docx

How to apply

Apply Online. Please click the blue "Apply now" button on this screen.

This ensures important questions about you are answered.

You will be prompted to complete an online application form and to complete/upload your selection criteria responses and attach your resume. Please note that 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.

For further information contact

Janet Clemens
Assistant Director of Nursing - Community Care and Coordination
Phone: (03) 6166 6669
Email: [email protected]

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