Registered Nurse - Acute Older Person Unit (520669) - Multiple vacancies

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

Job Description:


Registered Nurse, Grade 3-4


$64,928 to $89,743 per annum

  • Access to the Grade 4 salary range $84,018 - $89,743 is subject to successful application for progression to Grade 4.


Nurses and Midwives (Tasmanian State Service) Agreement 2019

Period of Employment

Permanent, full time and part time, shift work (fully rotational), working up to 76 hours per fortnight


Acute Older Persons Unit – Royal Hobart Hospital


In the role of Registered Nurse you strengthen health outcomes through the provision of:

  • Person-centred care and discharge planning
  • Dementia and delirium care
  • Behaviour and aggression management

Essential Requirements

  • Registered with the Nursing and Midwifery Board of Australia as a Registered Nurse

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) AOPU - RN - Function Statement - current - 20201120.pdf
(image) AOPU - RN - Function Statement - current - 20201120.docx
(image) Generic Registered Nurse (THS-South) G3-4 (April 2019) HPRNL.pdf
(image) Generic Registered Nurse (THS-South) G3-4 (April 2019) HPRNL.doc

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 a 1-2 page application detailing your experience, skills and knowledge as they relate to the attached Function Statement.

Please note that we do not require a separate statement addressing the selection criteria in the Statement of Duties.

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.

Important information

The email account you provide when submitting job applications will be used in correspondence to you. It is important that this is kept up to date and monitored regularly.

To update your email address (or contact number), log in to and look for “Existing applicant login” where you can update your details.

For further information contact

Chen Chu
A/Nurse Unit Manager
Phone: (03) 6166 7920
Email: [email protected]

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